Gray's Inn

History Society Lecture

24 November 2015 - 18:00 to 18:45

'Churchill, Roosevelt and the Creation of Allied Grand Strategy' delivered by Dr Andrew Roberts. 

This is a History Society Lecture. 

Registration: 17:45
Where: The Bingham Room

The Lecture

Professor Andrew Roberts will speak to the History Society on Sir Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt - each exceptionally tough-willed and strong minded; each certain that he knew best how to win the war.  Prof Roberts will discuss the impact of the personalities and relationship between these two political masters on the creation of Allied Grand Strategy.

The Speaker

Prof Andrew Roberts, read Modern History at Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge, from where he is an honorary senior scholar and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). He is presently a Visiting Professor at the War Studies Department at King’s College, London and the Lehrman Institute Lecturer at the New-York Historical Society.

He has written or edited twelve books, which have been translated into 18 languages.  He appears regularly on radio and television around the world and writes for The Sunday Telegraph [reviewing history books and biography] as well as The Spectator, Literary Review, Mail on Sunday and Wall Street Journal. Professor Roberts is presently writing a biography of Sir Winston Churchill.


Members of Hall and students: Please use your Gray's Inn Booking Account to book your place. (Non-members will be required to register first if using the booking system for the first time).