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Inside Number 10

Author: Marcia Falkender
Publisher: New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, [1972]. ©1972
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First American EditionView all editions and formats
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With gusto, wit, and affection, Marcia Williams, longtime personal and political secretary to Prime Minister Harold Wilson, describes her five and one-half years at the heart of British political life. Inside Number 10 is, above all, a revealing portrait of Harold Wilson - a man of superior intellect, intense loyalties and involvement with his country, who was, "perhaps too kind for a Prime Minister." --from inside  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Falkender, Marcia, 1932-
Inside Number 10.
New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan [1972]
(OCoLC)609406308
Named Person: Harold Wilson; Harold Wilson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcia Falkender
ISBN: 0698104846 9780698104846
OCLC Number: 539861
Notes: Author is also known as Miss Marcia Field (1932-1955), Mrs. Marcia Williams (1955-1970), Mrs. Marcia Williams CBE (1955-1974), and Right Honourable Baroness Falkender CBE (1974- ). --from Wikipedia.
Description: 384 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Ruinous Inheritance --
Walking the Tightrope --
A Very Public Place --
A Famous Victory --
The Extraordinary Ordinary Man --
Treacherous Tides, Troubles and Tiger --
The Shadow of the Pound --
The Communicators --
Fort Knox to Fearless --
The Last Temptation --
The Chequerboard --
Bitter Perfume --
The Inevitability of Gradualness --
Index.
Responsibility: Marcia Falkender.

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With gusto, wit, and affection, Marcia Williams, longtime personal and political secretary to Prime Minister Harold Wilson, describes her five and one-half years at the heart of British political life. Inside Number 10 is, above all, a revealing portrait of Harold Wilson - a man of superior intellect, intense loyalties and involvement with his country, who was, "perhaps too kind for a Prime Minister." --from inside jacket flap.

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