Fueled by the copious records available at the national archives in london, the history of the labour government led by harold wilson in the 1960s continues to excite considerable scholarly interest. Buy or rent the labour governments 1964-1970 as an etextbook and get instant access the labour governments 1964-1970 by peter dorey. Labour government 1964-70 wilson government 1964-66 inflation and a balance of payments deficit faced this government the deficit was £800 million.
Labour government, 1964-1970 from wikipedia, the free encyclopedia jump to navigation jump to search housing was a major policy area under the first wilson government during wilson's time in office from 1964 to 1970, more new houses were built than in the last six years of the previous. Introduction the labour governments of 1946-1970 and 1974-1979 faced many problems when they came into power and during their reign they both inherited a bad economy and came into power they won with a small majority of 3 and 4 seats respectively- both of these factors contributed to the. The success of the first two labour governments was outweighed by the failures in britain the success of labour's governments during its two terms in power, in the 1920's easily outweighed its failures and shortcomings, in britain.
The wilson years, labour government 1964-70: a bibliographical essay by chris hemming there are many general studies of labour's term of office from 1964 to 1970, one of the earliest and most sympathetic is from labour supporter brian lapping, the labour government, 1964-70, (harmondsworth, 1970. The official history of the uk strategic nuclear deterrent: volume ii: the labour government and the polaris programme, 1964-1970 by matthew jones volume ii of the official history of the uk strategic nuclear deterrent provides an authoritative and in-depth examination of the british government's strategic nuclear policy from 1964 to 1970. British ed published in 1971 under title: the labour government, 1964-1970: a personal record shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside shipped to over one million happy customers. In this paper, we analyze the tsr 2 british military aircraft project, beginnning with its conceptualization in the late 1950s and ending in 1965 with its cancellation.
Start studying wilson's labour government 1964-1970 learn vocabulary, terms and more with flashcards, games and other study tools wilson's labour government 1964-1970 study play when was the homicide act. The then labour government's efforts to promote east-west détente and to improve anglo-soviet relations from 1964 to 1970 have been largely overlooked yet they were of huge significance this book offers a major reappraisal. Wilson government, 1964-1970 the labour party returned to government with a 4-seat majority under wilson in the 1964 general election but increased its majority. Labour government 1964-1970 on wn network delivers the latest videos and editable pages for news & events, including entertainment for wilson's second ministry, see labour government 1974-79 formation the labour party had won the 1964 general election by a majority of 4 seats. Book the labour governments 1964-70, volume 1 pdf free download or read online by steven fielding available on pdf epub and doc format isbn: 0719043646 peter dorey here presents the most comprehensive, in-depth and original book of the 1964-1970 labour governments published to date.
The labour governments 1964-70, volume 1: labour and cultural change (the labour governments 1964 - 1970) steven fielding. Harold wilson, baron wilson of rievaulx, originally james harold wilson, (born march 11, 1916, huddersfield, yorkshire, eng—died may 24, 1995, london), labour party politician who was prime minister of the united kingdom from 1964 to 1970 and from 1974 to 1976. Peter dorey's edited volume, the labour governments 1964-70 (2006), both in its methodological approach and chronological focus, is a timely addition to the historiography of the labour party. Peter dorey here presents the most comprehensive, in-depth and original book of the 1964-1970 labour governments published to date.
In this new volume in the royal historical society's excellent studies in history series, geraint hughes adapts his phd thesis to offer a clear, focused analysis of the place of east-west relations in the work of the 1964-1970 government. Labour's difficulties in government the labour administration was beset by economic difficulties throughout as it experienced the disruptive shift from the record of the wilson government 1964-70 in 1970 the general feeling was one of disappointment i the labour administration as it had promised. Booksgoogleby - peter dorey here presents the most comprehensive, in-depth and original book of the 1964-1970 labour governments published to date this unique account examines a wide range of political issues and makes extensive use of primary sources recently released by the public records.