This book examines the pattern of political and social change in Britain during the period of the Lloyd George coalition government 1918-22, and provides a reassessment of this major administration and its importance for its personality, David Lloyd George.
"As an illumination of the murky politics of Britain's most mysterious coalition, it will be hard to beat."--American Historical Review
"This is indeed political history in its most ambitious and developed form, with technical accomplishment set off by literary skill."--London Review of Books