James Ramsay MacDonald

Low Born Among the High Brows

Author: Stephen R. Ward

Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated


Category: History

Page: 341

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The National Politics Web Guide presents a biographical sketch of James Ramsay MacDonald (1866-1937), as part of the section on the Principal Ministers of the Crown of Great Britain. MacDonald served in such offices as lord president of the council and first lord commissioner of the treasury, a post also known as prime minister.

Address by the Rt. Hon. James Ramsay MacDonald

And the Proceedings of the Reception and Meeting Given by the Foreign Policy Association, Inc., October 11, 1929

Author: James Ramsay MacDonald



Category: Peace

Page: 18

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Leading Labour

From Keir Hardie to Tony Blair

Author: Kevin Jeffreys

Publisher: I.B.Tauris


Category: Political Science

Page: 236

View: 664

The year 2000 marks the 100-year anniversary of the British Labour Party. This is a collection of biographical studies by academics, assessing the personalities and policies of Labour Party leaders throughout the century.

From Serfdom to Socialism

Author: James Keir Hardie

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press


Category: Great Britain

Page: 396

View: 657

These three monographs are historically important as succinct propagandist statements of Labour's theory, principles and policies as it overhauled the Liberal Party as the chief British agency for radical change. They were first published separately in 1906-7 as part of a six-volume series entitled The Labour Ideal.

Events that Changed Great Britain Since 1689

Author: Frank W. Thackeray

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group


Category: History

Page: 217

View: 340

Ideal for student use, this unique resource describes and evaluates ten of the most important events in British history between 1689 and the present.