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Title: A Pattern of Rulers
Description: London England, Longmans, Green and Co, 1965. First Edition, Binding: Cloth, Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hardback Hardback. First Edition. Foxing to end inside covers and edge. Repair to small tear to top edge of front D/J. The theme of this book is what Professor Trevor-Roper has called 'the huge consequence of personality in politics'; in this case the effect of the personalities of five men, Stanley Baldwin, Ramsay MacDonald, Neville Chamberlain, Lord Halifax and Montague Norman, three Prime Ministers, a patrician and a Governor of the Bank of England, on the sad decades between 1919 and 1939.Against the background of an intimate awareness of how power operates, acquired during more than thirty-five years in which has known almost every figure in national and internation politics, the author examines in a brilliant series of linked portraits, how large a part the private as well as the public personalities of these five played in events. 272 pp.

Keywords: Non Fiction Pattern of Rulers Politics 1919 to 1939

Price: GBP 8.00 = appr. US$ 11.42 Seller: The London Bookworm
- Book number: 088270

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