This eBook edition of “My Early Life: The Autobiography” has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
My Early Life is an autobiography of Winston Churchill from his birth in 1874 up to approximately 1902. The book begins by describing his childhood and schooldays, providing context for the following accounts. A significant portion of the book covers his experiences in the Second Boer War of 1899–1902. It also includes descriptions of other campaigns he had taken part in as a British Army officer, such as the Mahdist War in the Sudan and the military campaign by the British army on the North West Frontier between Pakistan and Afghanistan.