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Part one: The preparation. A famous name : November 1874-January 1895 ; Ambition under fire : January 1895-July 1898 ; From Omdurman to Oldham via Pretoria : August 1898-October 1900 ; Crossing the floor : October 1900-December 1905 ; Liberal imperialist : January 1906-April 1908 ; Love and liberalism : April 1908-February 1910 ; Home Secretary : February 1910-September 1911 ; First Lord of the Admiralty : October 1911-August 1914 ; 'This glorious, delicious war' : August 1911-March 1915 ; Gallipoli : March-November 1915 ; Plug Street to victory : November 1915- November 1918 ; Coalition politics : November 1918-November 1922 ; Redemption : November 1922-May 1926 ; Crash : June 1926-January 1931 ; Into the wilderness : January 1931-October 1933 ; Sounding the alarm : October 1933-March 1936 ; Apotheosis of appeasement : March 1936-October 1938 ; Vindication : October 1938-September 1939 ; 'Winston is back' : September 1939-May 1940 ; Seizing the premiership : May 1940 -- Part two: The trial. The fall of France : May-June 1940 ; The Battle of Britain : June-September 1940 ; The Blitz : September 1940-January 1941 ; 'Keep buggering on' : January-June 1941 ; 'Being met together' : June 1941-January 1942. ; Disaster : January-June 1942 ; Desert victory : June-November 1942 ; 'One continent redeemed' : November 1942-September 1943 ; The hard underbelly : September 1943-June 1944 ; Liberation : June 1944-January 1945 ; Victory and defeat : January-July 1945 ; Opposition : August 1945-October 1951 ; Indian summer : October 1951-April 1955 ; 'Long sunset' : April 1955-January 1965 ; Conclusion : 'Walking with destiny'.
xix, 1105 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, genealogical table ; 25 cm