758Jun 9, 2012
A discussion on the lasting legacies of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Both British and American panelists explore the strengths and weaknesses of ...
1,932May 24, 2011
Book Discussion on The Storm of War
Historian Andrew Roberts presented a history of World War II. The author examined how Axis strategy evolved during the entire expanse of the war and whether, with a different decision-making ...
946Jun 19, 2010
Book Discussion on Masters and Commanders
Historian Andrew Roberts talked about his book Masters and Commanders: How Four Titans Won the War in the West, 1941-1945 (Harper, 2009; Harper Perennial, 2010). In his book he describes the ...
1,777Sep 3, 2009
Legacy of Winston Churchill
Participants debated the question “Was Winston Churchill more a liability than an asset to the Free World?” Historians and political analysts took positions in favor of, and against, ...
301Oct 9, 2007
Book Discussion on History of the English-Speaking Peoples Since 1900
Andrew Roberts talked about his book, A History of the English-Speaking Peoples Since 1900, published by HarperColllins. The book is presented as a sequel to Winston Churchill’s ...
290Feb 18, 2007
20th Century and the English-Speaking World
Participating by remote connection, two authors talked separately about their books and responded to telephone calls. Mr. Roberts spoke from New York City after being introduced by a video ...
1,469Dec 2, 2002
Book Discussion on Napoleon and Wellington
Mr. Roberts talked about his book Napoleon and Wellington: The Battle of Waterloo--And the Great Commanders Who Fought It, published by Simon and Schuster. Mr. Roberts presents ...