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Britain, 1945-1970.

Leonard Ashley Monk

Britain, 1945-1970.

by Leonard Ashley Monk

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Published by Bell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index. Bibliography: p. vi-vii.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 416 p. ill., maps. ;
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20780476M

    Red, blue, blue, blue since , the Conservatives have been the dominant political force in Britain. The biggest political animal of them all was undoubtedly Thatcher, who managed to win three consecutive elections. Here’s a list of British governments since Years in Office Party of Government Prime Minister – Labour Clement [ ]. This work features illustrations of textiles for fashion (including headscarves) and furnishings designed by artists living or working in Britain for British companies during the period This was a time of belief in "art for the people" in the new democratic spirit of post-war Britain and has parallels in other media such as school 5/5(1).

    This book focuses on a number of peace movements in Britain and West Germany from the end of Second World War in to the early s in order to answer this question. Britons and West Germans had been fierce enemies in the Second World War, but after a substantial number of activists in both countries imagined themselves to be part of a common movement . The British Empire Timeline Timeline Description: The British Empire, also known as the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, was once the largest empire in the world. It is a constitutional monarchy run by a parliamentary system. The British Empire is seen as a symbol of strength, courage, and dignity, and it ranks as one of the 10 largest economies in the world.

      Since the lates, scholars have been engaged in a vibrant debate about the nature of post-war British politics. While some writers have suggested that the three decades that succeeded the Second World War witnessed a bi-partisan consensus on key policy questions, others have argued that it was conflict, not agreement, that marked the period. This article Author: Dean Blackburn. Decolonization, process by which colonies become independent of the colonizing nization was gradual and peaceful for some British colonies largely settled by expatriates but violent for others, where native rebellions were energized by World War II, European countries generally lacked the wealth and political support necessary .


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