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By RICHARD M. LANGWORTH
Burton played a magnificent Churchill in “The Gathering Storm.” He also played to the camera, alternating praise with vitriol depending on his audience.
Tags: Clement Attlee, Jack Le Vien, Jane Portal, John Beaufort, John Ramsden, Lady Williams of Elvel, Neville Trotter, Norman Tebbit, Old Vic, Richard Burton, Robert Hardy, The Gathering Storm (1974), The Valiant Years (1962), Winston S. Churchill,
By WARREN F. KIMBALL
Whatever arguments we might make about Ireland in the Second World War, they will help us better to understand the dynamics of today’s relationships between the great powers.
Tags: Averell Harriman, David Gray, Destroyers-for-Bases, Éamon de Valera, Frank Knox, Franklin Roosevelt, John Ramsden, Treaty Ports, Warren F. Kimball, Winston S. Churchill,