Great Britain: Inside Winston Churchill

In the 15 months since Sir Winston Churchill died, books about him have been written by his friend Lady Asquith, his valet Roy Howells, and Son Randolph, who is putting the finishing touches on the "official" family biography. None of them is likely to reveal as much detail—or raise such a storm —as the memoirs of Lord Moran of Manton. Lord Moran was Churchill's doctor.

Excerpts from the Moran book (Winston Churchill: The Struggle for Survival, 1940-1965) were published in London by the Sunday Times, in the U.S. by LIFE, and last week...

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