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Sir Robert Peel

Author: T A Jenkins
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Series: British history in perspective.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sir Robert Peel (1788-1850) is always remembered for three things: his creation of the Metropolitan Police, his principal role in the repeal of the Corn Laws, and his status as the founder of the modern Conservative Party. This is quite sufficient to make him the key statesman of the early Victorian period, but there were many other aspects of his personality and politics which make the study of his career uniquely
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Robert Peel; Robert Peel, Sir; Robert Peel
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: T A Jenkins
ISBN: 0312216394 9780312216399 0333687531 9780333687536 033368754X 9780333687543
OCLC Number: 38879179
Description: vi, 179 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1 The Tory Administrations, 1809-30 4 --
2 The Crisis in Church and State 34 --
3 The New Conservatism 65 --
4 Prime Minister, 1841-6 96 --
5 Peel's Achievement 135.
Series Title: British history in perspective.
Responsibility: T.A. Jenkins.
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'Recommended as a useful introduction to the career of Robert Peel.' - History, the Journal of the Historical Association

 
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