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Leading the Left

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Since Ramsay Macdonald formed the National Government in August 1931 and thus excluded himself from the leadership and membership of his own party, eight men have led the labour party: George Lansbury (1980-63), Harold Wilson (1963-76), James Callaghan (1976-80), Michael Foot (1980-83), Neil Kinnock (1983-92) and now John Smith. But of those eight, only two - Attlee and Wilson - have actually won elections and transformed their leadership of a party into Prime Minister of a nation. Why? To help divine the answers Peter Shore, MP and former Labour Cabinet Minister, has studied those who have led the party over the past sixty years to write eight distinctive portraits.
Slight dust jacket wear, otherwise excellent condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Shore, Peter
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297810960
ISBN-13:
9780297810964
Number of pages:
218
Publisher:
Weidenfeld & Nicolson

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Since Ramsay Macdonald formed the National Government in August 1931 and thus excluded himself from the leadership and membership of his own party, eight men have led the labour party: George Lansbury (1980-63), Harold Wilson (1963-76), James Callaghan (1976-80), Michael Foot (1980-83), Neil Kinnock (1983-92) and now John Smith. But of those eight, only two - Attlee and Wilson - have actually won elections and transformed their leadership of a party into Prime Minister of a nation. Why? To help divine the answers Peter Shore, MP and former Labour Cabinet Minister, has studied those who have led the party over the past sixty years to write eight distinctive portraits.
Slight dust jacket wear, otherwise excellent condition.

Author(s):
Shore, Peter
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297810960
ISBN-13:
9780297810964
Number of pages:
218
Publisher:
Weidenfeld & Nicolson

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