The Resource Attlee : a life in politics, Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds

Attlee : a life in politics, Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds

Label
Attlee : a life in politics
Title
Attlee
Title remainder
a life in politics
Statement of responsibility
Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Clement Attlee - the man who created the welfare state and decolonised vast swathes of the British Empire, including India - has been acclaimed by many as Britain's 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? And how do his personal attributes account for both his spectacular successes and his apparent failures? When Attlee became Prime Minister in July 1945 he was the leader of a Labour party that had won a landslid
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
941.085092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA585.A8
LC item number
T56 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Attlee : a life in politics, Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; List of Acronyms and Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1. Growing Up in Victorian England, 1883-1901; Chapter 2. From Oxford to the East End, 1901-14; Chapter 3. The First World War, 1914-18; Chapter 4. The Political Apprenticeship, 1918-22; Chapter 5. A New Member of Parliament, 1922-24; Chapter 6. Opposition and Indian Affairs, 1924-30; Chapter 7. In Government, 1930-31; Chapter 8. Back in Opposition, 1931-35; Chapter 9. Labour Leadership, 1935-39; Chapter 10. From Opposition to Government, 1939-42
Control code
ocn670430130
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 329 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857710666
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612881121
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
288112
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35656141
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)670430130
  • pebcs0857710664

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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