Events, Dear Boy, Events: A Political Diary of Britain 1921-1910

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Ruth Winstone retells Britain's history through the great diarists of the last century, drawing back the curtain on the lives of political classes, their doubts, ambitions, and emotions. She moves deftly among those in the thick of it, showing the elation, anger, doubts, jealousy, joys and fears of those such as Nicolson, Cooper, Channon, Macmillan, Castle, Clark, Benn, Campbell, Mullin and Ashdown as they record their own and the nation's triumphs and disasters. To this potent mix she adds the mordant perceptions of ...

Events, Dear Boy, Events: A Political Diary of Britain 1921-1910 2012, Profile Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781846684326

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