The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz by Erik Larson
The Splendid and the Vile is a New York Times bestseller book written by Erik Larson, narrates a fascinating portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz. In this book, Larson tells in a cinematic detail about how Churchill taught the British people to be courageous. The Splendid and the Vile is a story of political strategy; however, it is also a drama, set against the background of Churchill's prime-ministerial country home. Through his all-encompassing research on original archival documents and even secret intelligence reports that were used to be secret, Larson has provided a new perspective on the darkest year of London through the day-to-day experience of Churchill and his family.
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