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Birmingham (West) 1914
Language: en
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Authors: Alan Godfrey Maps, Great Britain. Ordnance Survey, Ordnance Survey of England and Wales, and the Isle of Man, Alan Godfrey
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-01 - Publisher:

Birmingham (West) 1914
Parliament and Politics in the Age of Asquith and Lloyd George
Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Richard Toye, Andrew Thorpe
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Cecil Bisshop Harmsworth, 1st Baron Harmsworth (1869-1948), was the younger brother of the press proprietors Lord Northcliffe and Lord Rothermere. Although he played a role in the early development of the Harmsworth journalistic empire, Cecil chose a political career. He served as Liberal MP for Droitwich from 1906 to 1910,
The Routledge Companion to Britain in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Mark Clapson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-23 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Companion to Twentieth-Century Britain is a jargon-free guide to the social, economic and political history of Britain since 1900. Opening with a general introduction and overview of twentieth century Britain, the book contains a wealth of chronologies, facts and figures, introductions to major themes, the historiography of twentieth
The Neville Chamberlain Diary Letters
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Robert Self
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

As a primary source of historical evidence and insight, it is difficult to overstate the value and importance of Neville Chamberlain's diary letters to his sisters. They represent the most complete and illuminating 'insider' record of British politics between the wars yet to be published. From 1915 Chamberlain wrote detailed
The Mediterranean Fleet, 1919–1929
Language: en
Pages: 648
Authors: Mr Paul Halpern
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Post-First World War, the Mediterranean Fleet found itself in the Eastern Mediterranean, the Sea of Marmora, the Black Sea and the Adriatic. The collapse of the Ottoman, Russian and Habsburg empires created a vacuum of power in which different factions struggled for control. In the Black Sea this involved the