Prime Minister known for announcing "that Britain favoured a homeland for the Jewish People in Palestine."
About the Author
Dr Ewen Green of Magdalen College Oxford was one of Britain's foremost experts on the history of the Conservative Party. He was the author of The Crisis of Conservatism: the politics, economics and ideology of the British Conservative Party, 1880-1914. His published academic writing includes 'The Conservative Party, the State and the Electorate' in Party, State and Society; 'The political economy of Empire 1880-1914' in The Oxford History of the British Empire; and 'Thatcherism: An historical perspective' in the Transactions of the Royal Historical Society. Other academic publications include: Gentlemanly capitalism and British economic policy 1880-1914; The crisis of conservatism: the politics, the economics and ideology of the British Conservative party 1880-1914.