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The official website of Sir Martin Gilbert – 20th Century British Historian and the official biographer of Sir Winston Churchill

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It is for the historian either to Say what happened or to say that he cannot discover it.

To say, “Perhaps it was like this” is to mask a failure to get to the bottom of a problem: and failure in historical research is no crime. It is one of the hazards of the profession.

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Welcome to Sir Martin Gilbert's website, a celebration of his life and his work, his passion, his philosophy, his favourite haunts, his humour and his humanity.

The official biographer of Winston Churchill and a leading historian on the Twentieth Century, Sir Martin is a scholar and an historian who, through his 88 books, has shown there is such a thing as “true history”.

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    Photo: Sir Martin on the beach at Normandy, describing the invasion, May 2003. Photo © Bernie Pucker, with thanks to Liz Burgess. The Allied landing in 1944 might have ended in disaster. Winston Churchill thought he would be woken up to be told of massive casualties. G...

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    Photo: Sir Martin, describing the preparations for the Normandy Landings, May 2003. Photo © Bernie Pucker, with thanks to Liz Burgess. Patrick Kidd, in The Times on April 29,HobbyBoss 1 48 PLA Shenyang J-16 Fighter writes of the tragedy of the Slapton Sands rehearsal for the D-Day landings:

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    Photo: Martin and Max, consulting the map of their journey, June 2003 Max Arthur, OBE  25 February 1939 – 2 May 2019 It began at a cafe in Hampstead though by the time I got to know them, their friendship was already close. Two historians of the twentieth century, fo...

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    WW2 Russian Front Winter Diorama 1 35 Tiger tank + 12 Figures
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Sir Martin's eBooks

Churchill, A Life

Churchill: The Power of Words

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The Routledge Atlas of British History: Fifth Edition

1 100 Doyusa Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet British Airways Airfix WW2 VE-DAY 60th Anniversary Set 1 72 Scale Model Kit
HMS VICTORY - LARGE WOODEN MODEL BY BOUNTY ARTS - 60cm TALL
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The First World War: A Complete History

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75mm Charge of the Light Brigade,17th Lancers,No.3 Trooper sculpted by Carl Reid
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Israel: A History

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In Ishmael’s House: A History of Jews In Muslim Lands

In Search of Churchill

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History of the Twentieth Century: The Concise Edition

AV Vallejo Model Air Military Colours With H & S Ultra Airbrush Set

The Will of the People: Winston Churchill and Parliamentary Democracy

Winston Churchill’s War Leadership: Continue to Pester, Nag and Bite

Jerusalem in the Twentieth Century

The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: Tenth Edition

RP Toolz - BIG Punch and Die set 2 - 4.5mm - RPTBPD

The Routledge Historical Atlas of Jerusalem: Fourth Edition

Artesania Latina Fokker DR.1 16 Scale Red Baron's Fighter Model Airplane Kit
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8 Scale Model kits, Various models and scales

The Routledge Atlas of the Second World War: Second Edition

Auschwitz and the Allies: How the Allies responded to the news of Hitler’s Final Solution

RARE VINTAGE AIRFIX Ford Escort 2 door 1 32 NOS
Porsche 904 1963 - 1 24 White Metal Kit

The Routledge Atlas of Russian History: Fourth Edition

Millennium Falcon Plastic Model Kit from Star Wars REV06718

The Routledge Atlas of Jewish History: Eighth Edition

Elite-models (MMB) Kraka TOW munitions - EL3561
1 50 Heller Chebec Model Kit - Hel80896 150
Classic, wooden 1 50 scale model of Baltimore clipper Harvey 1847

The Roots of Appeasement

Final Journey: The Fate of the Jews in Nazi Europe

Holocaust Journey: Travelling in Search of the Past

Dusek Santa Maria 1 72 Scale D008 Model Boat Kit
TRU01509 - Trumpeter 1 35 - Geshutzwagen Artillery Railcar
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