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Hawkins, Angus

Overview
Works: 17 works in 121 publications in 2 languages and 3,232 library holdings
Genres: History  Diaries  Sources  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: DA560, 941.081092
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Most widely held works by Angus Hawkins
The journal of John Wodehouse, first Earl of Kimberley, for 1862-1902 by John Wodehouse( Book )

9 editions published in 1997 in English and Italian and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kimberley Journal is replete with humorous anecdotes, information regarding policy development, and acute observations about politicians and political situations
Parliament, party, and the art of politics in Britain, 1855-59 by Angus Hawkins( Book )

10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British party politics, 1852-1886 by Angus Hawkins( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The forgotten prime minister : the 14th Earl of Derby by Angus Hawkins( Book )

in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. Ascent : 1799-1851
Victorian political culture : 'habits of heart and mind' by Angus Hawkins( Book )

10 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This study of British political culture from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century examines the public values that informed perceptions of the constitution, electoral activity, party partisanship, and political organization"--Jacket
The forgotten prime minister : the 14th Earl of Derby by Angus Hawkins( Book )

55 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a full biographical study of Lord Derby - the first British statesman to become prime minister three times and the longest serving leader in the history of British party politics
The journal of John Wodehouse, first Earl of Kimberley, 1862-1902 by John Wodehouse( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The forgotten prime minister, Vol. 1, Ascent, 1799-1851 the 14th Earl of Derby by Angus Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victorian political culture habits of heart and mind by Angus Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An original exploration of the distinctive values and cultures behind the political and constitutional transformations of the Victorian age. The Victorian age is often hailed as an example of Liberal modernity. But, as this study shows, fundamental public values gave a distinctive cast to Liberalism, Conservatism, radicalism, and Socialism, which defy the neat categorisation of Victorian Britain as an exemplar of the Liberal modern state
The forgotten prime minister, Vol. 2, Achievement, 1851-1869 the life and times of the 14th Earl of Derby by Angus Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British parliamentary party politics, 1855 to 1859 by A. B Hawkins( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ascent : 1799-1851 by Angus Hawkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Derby by Angus Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Achievements: 1851-1869 by Angus Hawkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Forgotten Prime Minister : The 14th Earl of Derby - Achievement, 1851-1869 by Angus Hawkins( )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Derby was the first British statesman to become prime minister three times. He remains the longest serving party leader in modern British politics, heading the Conservative party for twenty-two years from 1846 to 1868. He abolished slavery in the British Empire, established a national system of education in Ireland, was a prominent advocate for the 1832 Reform Act and, as prime minister, oversaw the introduction of the Second Reform Act in 1867. Yet no biography of Derby, based upon his papers and correspondence, has previously been published. Alone of all Britain's premiers, Derby has never received a full scholarly study examining his policies, personality, and beliefs. Largely airbrushed out of our received view of Victorian politics, Derby has become the forgotten prime minister. This ground-breaking biography, based upon Derby's own papers and extensive archive, as well as recently discovered sources, fills this striking gap. It completely revises the conventional portrait of Derby as a dull and apathetic politician, revealing him as a complex, astute, influential, and significant figure, who had a profound effect on the politics and society of his time. As Hawkins shows, far from being an uninterested dilettante, Derby played an instrumental role in directing Britain's path through the historic opportunities and challenges confronting the nation at a time of increasing political participation, industrial pre-eminence, urban growth, colonial expansion, religious controversy, and Irish tragedy. This book is likely not only to change our view of Derby himself but also fundamentally to affect our understanding of nineteenth century British party politics, the history of the Conservative party, and the nature of public life in the Victorian age in general, including some of its foremost figures, such as Robert Peel, Lord John Russell, Lord Palmerston, William Gladstone, and Benjamin Disraeli. Volume II opens with Derby's first period as prime minister in 1852 and takes us through to his death in 1869
The Forgotten Prime Minister, 1 : the 14th Earl of Derby - Ascent, 1799-1851 by Angus Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first ever full biographical study of Lord Derby - the first British statesman to become prime minister three times and the longest serving leader in the history of British party politics. A book that is likely to seriously affect the way we think not only about Derby himself, but also about Victorian politics and society more generally. - ;Lord Derby was the first British statesman to become prime minister three times. He remains the longest serving party leader in modern British politics, heading the Conservative party for twenty-two years from 1846 to 1868. He abolished slavery in the B
The Forgotten Prime Minister, 2 : the 14th Earl of Derby - Achievement, 1851-1869 by Angus Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first full biographical study of Lord Derby - the first British statesman to become prime minister three times and the longest serving leader in the history of British party politics. A book that will seriously affect the way we think not only about Derby himself, but also about Victorian politics and society more generally. - ;Lord Derby was the first British statesman to become prime minister three times. He remains the longest serving party leader in modern British politics, heading the Conservative party for twenty-two years from 1846 to 1868. He abolished slavery in the British Empire
 
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British party politics, 1852-1886The forgotten prime minister : the 14th Earl of DerbyThe forgotten prime minister : the 14th Earl of DerbyThe journal of John Wodehouse, first Earl of Kimberley, 1862-1902The forgotten prime minister, Vol. 1, Ascent, 1799-1851 the 14th Earl of DerbyThe forgotten prime minister, Vol. 2, Achievement, 1851-1869 the life and times of the 14th Earl of DerbyAscent : 1799-1851The Forgotten Prime Minister : The 14th Earl of Derby - Achievement, 1851-1869