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"Selfish, arrogant he believes he is at the centre of the world - he is a great man!" Charles de Gaulle on Churchill. Sinclair McKay reveals Winston's encounters at The Oldie Literary Lunch

Blog | By Amelia Milne | Mar 09, 2024

Sinclair McKay by Neil Spence Photography

Why is Sinclair's book called '90 Encounters?' Well, Churchill was at the 'dazzling' age of 90 when he died, Sinclair told The Oldie.

Sinclair continued, 'There have been many books written about Churchill, but not one that researches his encounters,' We asked Sinclair what view he had of Churchill post writing the book - 'Churchill was the opposite of cancel culture' and kept enemies 'close to his bosom' he replied.