Thatcher

Front Cover
Haus Publishing, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography - 166 pages
0 Reviews
Britain's first woman prime minister, friend of Ronald Reagan and the longest serving head of government in the 20th century (1979-90), but also the only one to be removed from office in peacetime by pressure from within her own party
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

THE LIFE Chapter 1 Mr Roberts Daughter
1
Transitions
16
Taking on the Party
28
Thatcher Emerging
46
THE LEADERSHIP Chapter 5 Thatcherism at Home
65
Thatcher Abroad
86
THE LEGACY Chapter 7 After Thatcher
111
Notes
135
Chronology
141
Further Reading
156
Picture Sources
160
Index
164
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2006)

Dr Clare Beckett teaches social policy at Bradford University, where she also conducts research on sexuality and identity and on social policy and communities. She has written several academic studies in these areas, as well as a short life of Aneurin Bevan (2004) and Race, Gender and Sexuality: The Oppression of Multiculturalism (2001).