The Forgotten Prime Minister The 14th Earl Of Derby

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Angus Hawkins | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199204410
ISBN 13 : 0199204411

The first full biographical study of Lord Derby - the first British statesman to become prime minister three times and the longest serving leader in the history of British party po..

The Forgotten Prime Minister

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Angus Hawkins | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0191702064
ISBN 13 : 9780191702068

This is a biographical study of Lord Derby - the first British statesman to become prime minister three times and the longest serving leader in the history of British party politic..

The Tory World

Pub Date : 2015-03-28 | Author : Jeremy Black | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 9781472414304
ISBN 13 : 1472414306

Political decisions are never taken in a vacuum but are shaped both by current events and historical context. In other words, long-term developments and patterns in which the accum..

Conservatism And British Foreign Policy 1820 1920

Pub Date : 2013-07-28 | Author : Dr Geoffrey Hicks | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 9781409482512
ISBN 13 : 1409482510

The Derbys of Knowsley Hall have been neglected by historians to an astonishing degree. In domestic political terms, the legacies of Disraeli and his Conservative successors have l..

Victorian Political Culture

Pub Date : 2015-05-07 | Author : Angus Hawkins | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191044144
ISBN 13 : 0191044148

Victorian Britain is often described as an age of dawning democracy and as an exemplar of the modern Liberal state; yet a hereditary monarchy, a hereditary House of Lords, and an e..

Peace War And Party Politics

Pub Date : 2014-09-30 | Author : Geoffrey Hicks | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780719096662
ISBN 13 : 0719096669

Peace, war and party politics examines the mid-Victorian Conservative Party's significant but overlooked role in British foreign policy and in contemporary debate about Britain's r..