The Official Biography of Sir Winston Churchill


The Classics teach that one may learn the art of statesmanship and of citizenship by studying those who have the reputation for it. The life of Winston Churchill presents an unsurpassed opportunity because it was so long and the facts of it are so well recorded. As publisher of the official biography of Winston Churchill, Hillsdale College is now completing the remaining six volumes of The Churchill Documents. The College is also the home of the personal archive of Sir Martin Gilbert, the official biographer of Sir Winston from 1968 until illness overtook him in 2012.

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Plans to publish The Churchill Documents in eBook format

Hillsdale College has partnered with RosettaBooks to publish eBook editions of the entire Official Biography, including all 17 volumes of The Churchill Documents. The 8 narrative volumes are currently available in Kindle format; CLICK HERE to purchase. EBooks of the 17 document volumes will be made available by October 2015.

Dr. Arnn's Book, Churchill's Trial, Available for Pre-Order

Click here to pre-order Dr. Arnn's new book Churchill's Trial: Winston Churchill and the Salvation of Free Government. In this book, Dr. Arnn discusses the relationship between statesmanship and constitutionalism by examining Winston Churchill's career and his efforts to address the great problems of his time.

Richard Langworth Appointed Senior Fellow for the Churchill Project

Hillsdale College announces the appointment of Richard Langworth as senior fellow for the Churchill Project, effective November 1, 2014. Mr. Langworth is a graduate of Wagner College and a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard.

Since 1981, Mr. Langworth has been affiliated with what is now known as the Churchill Centre, editing its quarterly journal, Finest Hour, for more than thirty years. He has also served as the Centre’s president and Chairman of the Board of Trustees. Mr. Langworth has authored or edited numerous books on Churchill, including Churchill in His Own Words, and has also written or published more than fifty books on automotive history. In 1998, he was made a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire by Her Majesty the Queen “for services to Anglo-American understanding and the memory of Sir Winston Churchill.”

He and his wife Barbara reside in Moultonborough, New Hampshire.

Churchill's True Greatness: Lessons for Today – National Leadership Seminar, Denver, Colorado

The year 2015 marks the seventy-fifth anniversary of Churchill becoming prime minister in 1940, and the fiftieth anniversary of his death in 1965. On April 20-21, 2015, a National Leadership Seminar in Denver, Colorado will examine Churchill’s extraordinary statesmanship and the lessons that may be drawn from his example today. For more information, please call (517) 607-2538.

Dr. Arnn's Book Scheduled for Publication

Dr. Larry P. Arnn's upcoming new book Churchill's Trial: Winston Churchill and the Salvation of Free Government has been scheduled for publication in Fall 2015!

Volume 18 Scheduled for Publication

 Volume 18 of The Churchill Documents has been schedule for publication! The volume will be published in Spring 2015.

Publication of 17th Volume

We are proud to announce that Volume 17 of The Churchill Documents has been published! Purchase your copy by clicking here.