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Britain since 1945 : a political history

Author: David Childs
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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This standard text focuses on domestic policy and politics but also gives weight to external and international relations. In this edition, Childs explores the economic impact of Thatcherism and covers key topics such as the monarchy in crisis.
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Childs, David, 1933-
Britain since 1945.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2006
(DLC) 2005034332
(OCoLC)62342166
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Childs
ISBN: 020396991X 9780203969915 9786610478590 6610478597
OCLC Number: 70878706
Notes: "Fifth edition published 2001"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 456 pages)
Contents: 1. Summer victories --
2. Achievement and austerity under Attlee, 1945-51 --
3. Colonial retreat and cold war --
4. Churchill and Eden, 1951-57 --
5. Macmillan and the affluent society, 1957-64 --
6. Wilson's attempts at reform, 1964-70 --
7. The unexpected prime minister : Edward Heath, 1970-74 --
8. Labour's minority governments, 1974-79 --
9. Thatcher's 'revolution', 1979-83 --
10. Thatcher : triumph and fall, 1983-90 --
11. In Major's 'classless society', 1990-96 --
12. Blair's first term, 1997-2001 --
13. Blair's governments, 2001-05 --
14. Blair's third term.
Responsibility: David Childs.
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