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A Scottish life : Sir John Martin, Churchill and Empire

Author: Michael Jackson; Janet Jackson
Publisher: London : Radcliffe, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The working life of Sir John Martin, which is the subject of this book, was based on the Colonial Office. Through his eyes, readers are given a detailed picture of work at the centre of some of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Scottish life.
London : Radcliffe, 1999
(OCoLC)654947098
Named Person: John Martin, Sir; John Martin, Sir
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Jackson; Janet Jackson
ISBN: 1860644163 9781860644160
OCLC Number: 59410018
Description: xiv, 279 pages : maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Edinburgh, no better place to live, 1904-23 --
2. Corpus Christi College, Oxford, 1923-27 --
3. The Colonial office, 1927-40 --
4. A golden age: Malaya, 1931-34 --
5. The Palestine Royal Commission, 1936-37 --
6. War service: with Churchill, 1940-45 --
7. Return to the Colonial office: Palestine and the new UNO, 1945-47 --
8. Colonial power and the United Nations, 1949-52 --
9. Cyprus: Greeks and Turks, Enosis and the Ethnarch, 1945-60 --
10. The Federation of Malaya and Malaysia, 1954-62 --
11. Troubleshooting in Nigeria, 1958-60 --
12. Federations in Africa and the Caribbean, 1959-62 --
13. Malta: Crown Colony to Independence, 1945-67 --
14. L'Accomplissement.
Responsibility: Michael Jackson ; edited by Janet Jackson.

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