Prof. Andrew Roberts

Prof. Andrew Roberts is a Founder Member of the Friends of Israel Initiative. He has written seventeen books, including Eminent Churchillians, A History of the English-Speaking Peoples Since 1900, Masters and Commanders, The Storm of War and Napoleon the Great. He is a PhD from Caius College, Cambridge, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and the Royal Historical Society, the Lehrman Distinguished Fellow at the New-York Historical Society and a visiting professor at the War Studies Department of King’s College, London. His website is

Publications by Prof. Andrew Roberts

The Historical Paths to the Balfour Declaration

“For long I have been a convinced Zionist,” said Lord Balfour on July 12, 1920 at a meeting at the Royal Albert Hall in London held by the English Zionist Federation under the chairmanship of Lord Rothschild to celebrate the […] Read More »

What were Lord Balfour’s motivations for his 1917 Declaration?

Arthur Balfour had many motivations for his declaration. It was a multi causal phenomenon. Read More »

The Historical Paths to the Balfour Declaration

100 Years Since the Balfour Declaration Read More »