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Canceled
Talks
Churchill and Secret Intelligence
Distinguished Lehrman Fellow at N-YHS Lecture
Andrew Roberts
Wed, April 29th, 2020 | 6:30 pm
$48
(Members $38)

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EVENT DETAILS

Winston Churchill had a lifelong fascination with secret intelligence, espionage, and special operations. They helped him win the Second World War in ways that his biographer, Andrew Roberts, will explain in his ninth Lehrman Churchill lecture. From code breaking to spying to two personal adventures, Churchill was at the heart of Britain’s intelligence capability.

Andrew Roberts, author of Churchill: Walking with Destiny, is Roger and Martha Mertz Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and Distinguished Lehrman Fellow at the New-York Historical Society.

LOCATION

The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

 

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