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Having lost an election, been thrown out by their party, or retired on grounds of ill-health, what do former British prime ministers do? In the first book to look at the lives, political roles and influence of former prime ministers, Theakston analyzes all the former prime ministers from Walpole in the 18th century to Blair today.
'This is a most fascinating, superbly readable book.' - Journal of Liberal History
Walpole to Shelburne
Addington to Melbourne
Peel to Rosebery
Salisbury to Asquith
Lloyd George to Chamberlain
Attlee to Douglas-Home
Heath to Callaghan
Thatcher to Blair
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ISBN: 9780230202184 ISBN-10: 0230202187 Series: Understanding Governance Audience:
Number Of Pages: 269 Published: 7th May 2010 Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 14.61
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1