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The House of Lords and Contemporary Politics, 1911-1957
The House of Lords and Contemporary Politics, 1911-1957
By P. A. Bromhead
Routledge, 1958, 283 pp

In this analysis of the rôle of the House of Lords in Britain's present parliamentary system, the author concludes that contrary to expectations of both Left and Right, the House has developed increasing vitality and is indeed a useful and significant political instrument.