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British Politics Since 1900

British Politics Since 1900

By D. C. Somervell

Oxford University Press, 1950, 265 pp.

A delightfully readable survey, with a gallery of well-drawn political portraits. Of particular interest is the author's defense, at points debatable, of the Baldwin and Chamberlain Cabinets, which have suffered both Churchillian and Laborite castigation.