Winston S. Churchill The Story of the Malakand Field Force: An Episode of Frontier Warfare. Norton, 233 pages, $18.95.
The Boer War. Norton, 405 pages, $19.95.
My African Journey. Norton, 134 pages, $17.95
On the centenary of Sir Winston Churchill’s birth, a definitive edition of his complete works was prepared for publication in Great Britain in a limited edition edited by the Churchill scholar Tom Hartman. That was in 1974; and now, some fifteen years later, Hartman, working with the British publishers Leo Cooper Ltd., has begun republishing the same texts (but with newly written forewords by himself) in a commercial edition.
Copyright restrictions that did not apply to the 1974 Centenary Edition because it was a limited edition prevent the publication of many of these volumes; so Leo Cooper cannot reprint the complete works of Churchill, but says he will offer such volumes as he...