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Published: 25 April 2013

608 Pages


ISBN: 9780199667987

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Winner of the Political Studies Association's Conservatives and Conservatism Specialist Group's prize for the Best Publication of 2013

Portrait of a Party

The Conservative Party in Britain 1918-1945

Stuart Ball

  • The first wide-ranging and complete analysis of the Conservative Party in the first half of the twentieth century
  • Adopts a thematic, rather than a chronological, approach to make the analysis more accessible
  • Includes unique electoral analysis based upon use of occupational data from the census
  • Offers an extensive exploration of Conservative ideas and principles

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