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Purple Homicide (Signed copy)

£19.99

Product description

This is the story behind the five-week Tatton campaign during the 1997 British General Election in which journalist Martin Bell unseated Neil Hamilton. The author was in Tatton throughout the campaign. He was given full access to the Bell camp, and followed the Hamiltons wherever they went, developing a hate-hate relationship with Neil and a love-hate relationship with his wife Christine. On occasion, Sweeney was thrown out of Tory meetings, winked at by Christine, singled out for excoriation in Hamilton's speeches, and confided in by dissident Tories. The book covers the rise and fall of the Hamiltons, and of Mr Bell going to Westminster.
This book is in very good condition with minimal wear.
It is signed by John Sweeney (author), Martin Rowson (illustrator) and David Soul (who has written the foreword).

Item details

Added value:
Signed copy
Author(s):
Sweeney, John
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1997
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0747537755
ISBN-13:
9780747537755
Number of pages:
265
Publisher:
Bloomsbury
Title:
Purple Homicide

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This is the story behind the five-week Tatton campaign during the 1997 British General Election in which journalist Martin Bell unseated Neil Hamilton. The author was in Tatton throughout the campaign. He was given full access to the Bell camp, and followed the Hamiltons wherever they went, developing a hate-hate relationship with Neil and a love-hate relationship with his wife Christine. On occasion, Sweeney was thrown out of Tory meetings, winked at by Christine, singled out for excoriation in Hamilton's speeches, and confided in by dissident Tories. The book covers the rise and fall of the Hamiltons, and of Mr Bell going to Westminster.
This book is in very good condition with minimal wear.
It is signed by John Sweeney (author), Martin Rowson (illustrator) and David Soul (who has written the foreword).

Added value:
Signed copy
Author(s):
Sweeney, John
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1997
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0747537755
ISBN-13:
9780747537755
Number of pages:
265
Publisher:
Bloomsbury
Title:
Purple Homicide

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