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Author: Anthony Seldon
Publisher: London : Free Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [2nd ed.]View all editions and formats
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Focuses on the twenty key episodes of Blair's life and career, and the twenty key personalities with whom he has surrounded himnself. A gripping and revelatory book about the man who has shaped modern Britain.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Tony Blair; Tony Blair; Tony Blair
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Seldon
ISBN: 0743232127 9780743232128
OCLC Number: 123108446
Notes: Previous edition: 2004.
Description: xiv, 784 pages : portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Father's stroke, 1953-71 --
Father and Mother --
Oxford and loss of Mother, 1971-75 --
Peter Thomson --
Commits to Labour, 1975-82 --
Cherie Blair --
Sedgefield, 1983 --
John Burton --
The closed shop, 1983-90 --
Neil Kinnock --
United States visits, 1991-1993 --
Philip Gould --
General and leadership elections, 1992 --
Peter Mandelson --
Leadership election, 1994 --
Derry Irvine --
Clause IV, 1994-95 --
Eric Anderson --
General elections, 1995-97 --
Roy Jenkins --
Death of Diana, 1997 --
Alastair Campbell --
The Euro decision, October 1997 --
Jonathan Powell --
Good Friday Agreement, April 1998 --
Bill Clinton --
Kosovo, 1999 --
John Prescott --
"Scars on my back", 1997-2001 --
Margaret Thatcher --
General election, 2001 --
Anji Hunter --
9/11 and aftermath, 2001-2002 --
God --
"Cheriegate", 2002 --
Charles Falconer --
Iraq, 2003 --
George W. Bush --
The "wobble", 2004 --
Gordon Brown.
Responsibility: Anthony Seldon with Chris Ballinger, Daniel Collings and Peter Snowdon.

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