Attlee's War mounts a challenge to the popular image of Attlee as a reticent collegiate, and unravels his elusive path to power. Shedding new light on an often misunderstood figure, this book will appeal to all those interested in modern British history and the leadership of major political figures.
|Series:||International Library of Twentieth Century History , #41|
|Product dimensions:||5.70(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.30(d)|
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Table of Contents
• Capturing the language of patriotism
• Capturing the Home Front
• Remoulding the state and defending the alliance
• The rise of Morrison
• Indefinite coalition?
• Turnaround complete
• Conclusion: The impact of Attlee and the triumph of political leadership