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Winston Churchill’s World War II saga (part 2): Obliterating the obstacles

March 21, 2018 | By Jim Stovall | 1 Comment | Filed in: journalism, writers, writing.

Winston Churchill caricature

Compelling reasons for Churchill to write his much-anticipated history of World War II presented themselves forcefully by early 1946. There were also monumental obstacles that stood in the way of Churchill’s efforts to write his memoirs. Churchill either found a way around them or turned them to his advantage as he began plans for his multi-volume saga in the first months of 1946.