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Book review: Clement Attlee: “the enigma of British 20thcenturyhistory”

Lodge, Guy (2012) Book review: Clement Attlee: “the enigma of British 20thcenturyhistory”. LSE Review of Books (31 Aug 2012). Website.

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Clement Attlee – the man who created the welfare state and decolonised vast swathes of the British Empire – has been acclaimed by many as Britains’ greatest twentieth-century Prime Minister. Yet somehow Attlee the man remains elusive and little known. How did such a moderate, modest man bring about so many enduring changes? What are the secrets of his leadership style? Guy Lodge finds out more. Attlee: A Life in Politics. Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds. I.B. Tauris. 2012

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Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 01 Nov 2012 08:23
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:44

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