Hillsdale College Press

Hillsdale College Press is the imprint of Hillsdale College, an independent, nonsectarian institution of higher learning located in south-central Michigan. The College was founded in 1844 by men and women who proclaimed themselves "grateful to God for the inestimable blessings resulting from the prevalence of civil and religious liberty and intelligent piety in the land," and who believed that "the diffusion of sound learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings." The Press publishes books related to history, politics, economics, and culture that contribute to the College's old and noble mission of "pursuing truth and defending liberty."

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The Churchill Documents, Volume XV: Never Surrender, May 1940–December 1940 By M
1,359 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-33-9
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The Churchill Documents, Volume XV: Never Surrender, May 1940–December 1940

Volume XV of The Churchill Documents includes the pivotal World War II months of May-December 1940.

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The Churchill Documents, Volume XIV: At the Admiralty, September 1939–May 1940 By M
1,370 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-32-2
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The Churchill Documents, Volume XIV: At the Admiralty, September 1939–May 1940

Volume XIV of The Churchill Documents covers the start of World War II.

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Winston S. Churchill: Finest Hour, 1939–1941 (vol. 6) By M
ISBN 978-0-916308-29-2
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Winston S. Churchill: Finest Hour, 1939–1941 (vol. 6)

This sixth and most important volume of Sir Martin Gilbert’s authorized biography of Winston Churchill, The Finest Hour probes beneath the surface of each of the crucial decisions in which Churchill was involved from the outbreak of war in September 1939 to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941.

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Winston S. Churchill: The Prophet of Truth, 1922–1939 (vol. 5) By M
1167 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-23-0
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Winston S. Churchill: The Prophet of Truth, 1922–1939 (vol. 5)

The fifth volume of the official biography of Winston S. Churchill opens with Churchill’s return to Conservatism and to the Cabinet in 1924, and, as the story unfolds, presents a vivid and intimate picture both of his public life and of his private world and Chartwell between wars.

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Winston S. Churchill: World in Torment, 1916–1922 (vol. 4) By M
1167 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-19-3
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Winston S. Churchill: World in Torment, 1916–1922 (vol. 4)

Winston S. Churchill: World In Torment, 1916-1922 is the fourth volume of the definitive biography of Winston S. Churchill. Covering the years 1917 to 1922, Martin Gilbert’s fascinating account carefully traces Churchill’s wide-ranging activities and shows how, by his persuasive oratory, administrative skill, and masterful contributions to Cabinet discussions, Churchill regained, only a few years after the disaster of Dardanelles, a leading position in British political life.

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Liberty and Learning: The Evolution of American Education By L
117 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-00-1
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Liberty and Learning: The Evolution of American Education

Larry P. Arnn, the President of Hillsdale College, traces the history of education from the founding of the U.S. Office of Education (based on the Prussian system) in 1869 to the Higher Education Act of 1965 and its subsequent reauthorizations, to contemporary legislation.

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Winston S. Churchill: The Challenge of War, 1914–1916 (vol. 3) By M
988 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-16-2
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Winston S. Churchill: The Challenge of War, 1914–1916 (vol. 3)

This third volume of the official biography of Sir Winston Churchill contains a full account of his initiatives and achievements as wartime First Lord of the Admiralty between August 1914 and May 1915. These include his efforts to prolong the siege of Antwerp, his support for the use of air power, and his part in the early development of the tank. It shows the forcefulness with which he argued for an offensive naval policy, first against Germany, then against Turkey.

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Winston S. Churchill: Young Statesman, 1901–1914 (vol. 2) By R
775 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-12-4
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Winston S. Churchill: Young Statesman, 1901–1914 (vol. 2)

Volume II of the magisterial eight-volume biography of Winston S. Churchill takes Churchill’s story from his entry to Parliament in 1901 to the outbreak of war in 1914. When he took his seat in the House of Commons he was twenty-six years old. An independent spirit and rebel, on his maiden speech he was cheered by the Leader of the Opposition.

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The Churchill Documents, Volume XIII: The Coming of War, 1936-1939 By M
1,684 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-26-1
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The Churchill Documents, Volume XIII: The Coming of War, 1936-1939

This volume of The Churchill Documents tells Churchill’s story from 1936 to 1939. It continues the story of a man out of office and out of favour with the government, building up an incredible array of personal contacts, who enabled him to collect much secret information about the events of the day.

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Winston S. Churchill: Youth, 1874–1900 (vol. 1) By R
608 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-08-7
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Winston S. Churchill: Youth, 1874–1900 (vol. 1)

Volume I, first published in 1966, covers the years from Churchill’s birth in 1874 to his return to England from an American lecture tour, on the day of Queen Victoria’s funeral in 1900, in order to embark on his political career.

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