Winston Churchill and Public Speaking
See our new Virtual Exhibition, showcasing a selection of documents that trace Churchill’s development as a speech-maker, the long years of dedication to the art of oratory, and how he used the power of the spoken word to influence the world.
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During the Boer War (1899–1902), Churchill was captured and escaped, and the Boers put a bounty of only 25 pounds on his head. Find out more… Explore the Archive
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Our specially written essays for students, with modules on Churchill and Women and Churchill and Roosevelt, use the Archive to bring topics alive at our Teaching Resources