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Jimmy Reid : a clyde-built man

Jimmy Reid : a clyde-built man

Author: W W J Knox; A McKinlay
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Described as the best MP Scotland never had.

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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W W J Knox; A McKinlay
ISBN: 9781789624922 1789624924
OCLC Number: 1198289653
Description: 1 online resource (1 recurso electrónico (xii, 260 p.))
Contents: AcknowledgementsAbbreviations1. Introduction2. Beginnings3. Apprenticeship4. Cadre5. Work-in6. Leaving7. Strike8. Re-bornBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: W. W. J. Knox and A. McKinlay.


Described as "the best MP Scotland never had", Jimmy Reid was one of the most important figures of twentieth-century Britain. From a poverty-stricken background in Glasgow, he became the spokesperson  Read more...


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'The book is deeply researched and develops a sensitive and revealing portrayal of the man and, no less important, his social and political background [...] Probably better than any other work it Read more...

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