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Unspeakable : the autobiography

Author: John Bercow
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Bercow retired as Speaker of the House of Commons on 31st October, he had become one of the most recognisable and iconoclastic figures in British politics, and had created a vacancy of huge importance. As Speaker since 2009 he had a ringside seat during one of the most febrile periods in modern British history, presiding over the Commons while it had to contend with key issues such as austerity in the light of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Named Person: John Bercow; John Bercow
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Bercow
ISBN: 9781474616621 1474616623 9781474616638 1474616631
OCLC Number: 1127798202
Description: 451 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A Winding Course --
A Seat Before the Chair --
Commons Apprentice --
From Backbench to Chair --
Mr Speaker --
Moderniser --
Ambassador and Diplomat --
Allies and Adversaries --
PMQs and Party Leaders --
How to Be a Good MP --
The Brexit Imbroglio.
Responsibility: John Bercow.

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