Winston Churchill: Selected full-text books and articles. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. He wrote hundreds of articles, edited seven volumes of his father’s speeches, and published fifteen books, including the first seven narrative and document volumes of Winston S. Churchill, the official biography. He was a gifted journalist, a biographer, a historian, a talented painter, and an orator of rare power. The copyright in Sir Winston Churchill’s papers, literary works, audio recordings and those papers of which he was the author, did not form part of the purchase by the British Government, and remain (under the terms of Sir Winston’s will) the property of the heirs to his Literary Estate, except where it has been separately assigned.

Winston Churchill, British statesman who as prime minister of the United Kingdom rallied British people during World War II and led the country from the brink of defeat to victory. News about Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Randolph Churchill’s career in journalism lasted thirty-six years.