Buy Books Online > British & Irish history > From New Jerusalem to New Labour: British Prime Ministers from Attlee to Blair
From New Jerusalem to New Labour: British Prime Ministers from Attlee to Blair

From New Jerusalem to New Labour: British Prime Ministers from Attlee to Blair

Product Details:    Share this by email:

ISBN: 9780230574557    Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Year of publishing: 2010     Format:  Hardback No of Pages: 224        
The history of Britain since the Second World War can be written largely in terms of her prime ministers from Attlee to Blair. Indeed, many today think the prime minister, all-powerful, almost a presidential...Read more
The history of Britain since the Second World War can be written largely in terms of her prime ministers from Attlee to Blair. Indeed, many today think the prime minister, all-powerful, almost a presidential figure. Most of the essays in From the New Jerusalem to New Labour, have been written by historians personally acquainted with those who rose to the top of the greasy pole. How did they reach No 10? What sort of people were they? What were their aims? What difference did they really make? What, finally, is the impact of personality on politics? Accessible and stimulating, these essays shine a powerful light on the direction of postwar politics.
Read less
About the author:
VERNON BOGDANOR is Professor of Government, Oxford University and a Fellow of the British Academy. His books include Devolution in the United Kingdom,... Read more
VERNON BOGDANOR is Professor of Government, Oxford University and a Fellow of the British Academy. His books include Devolution in the United Kingdom, The People and the Party System, Multi-Party Politics and the Constitution and The New British Constitution. He is a frequent contributor to TV, radio and the press. In 2008, he was awarded the Isaiah Berlin prize by the Political Studies Association for Lifetime Contribution to Political Studies,
Read less

Recommended Books for you - See all

OUT OF STOCK

Looks like the book you were looking for is currently not in stock with us. Please leave us your email and phone number.
We will get back to you as soon as it's available.

Your email
Phone No.
Enter characters from image

Rs.200 OFF

on purchase of Rs.500 & above

1.Click on Add to Cart & Proceed to Checkout
2.Under payment options, choose
"Redeem Coupon Code/Gift Certificate"
3.Enter Promo Code "SHOP200"
4.Get Rs.200 off, Pay Balance Amount

Valid upto 21st July,13

Rs.200 OFF

on purchase of Rs.500 & above

Terms & Conditions