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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
|Named Person:||Aneurin Bevan; Aneurin Bevan|
|Material Type:||Biography, Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||1 online resource.|
|Contents:||Introduction; Part I; Chapter 1 The Welsh Valleys Childhood, 1897-1911; Chapter 2 The South Wales Coalfield, 1911-19; Part II; Chapter 3 Local Politics, 1919-28; Chapter 4 Monmouthshire County Council and Parliament, 1928-34; Part III; Chapter 5 London and Jennie Lee; Chapter 6 Working-class Unity, 1935-9; Chapter 7 The Second World War, Part I: 1939-42; Chapter 8 The Second World War, Part II: 1943-5; Part IV; Chapter 9 The Labour Governments, 1945-51; Chapter 10 The Creation of the National Health Service; Chapter 11 Bevan's Record on Housing, 1945-51. Chapter 12 Bevan as a Cabinet MinisterChapter 13 Principles and Personalities; Chapter 14 Resignation; Part V; Chapter 15 The Bevanites, 1951-5; Chapter 16 The Pragmatic Bevan, 1955-7; Chapter 17 The Final Years, 1958-60; Conclusion; Further Reading; Notes; Bibliography; Plates; Acknowledgements; Foreword; List of Illustrations.|
|Responsibility:||Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds ; foreword by Neil Kinnock.|
'Nye Bevan was a political colossus, a passionate voice of socialist protest who was also a great creative statesman, an artist in the uses of power whose career fundamentally transformed our
- Bevan, Aneurin, -- 1897-1960.
- Politicians -- Wales -- Biography.
- National health services -- Great Britain -- History.
- Socialists -- Wales -- Biography.
- Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1936-1945.
- Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-1964.
- National health services.
- Politics and government.
- Great Britain.