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Downing Street diary

the Macmillan years, 1957-1963

by Harold Evans

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Macmillan, Harold, -- 1894-,
  • Evans, Harold, -- 1911-,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-1964

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarold Evans.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p., [8] pages of plates :
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21915146M
    ISBN 100340258977

    The first volume of Bernard Donoughue's Downing Street Diary was described by Charles Moore in the Daily Telegraph as 'the best account of Harold Wlson's last days'; 'the sheer scale and detail are fascinating' wrote Peter Riddell in the Times Literary second volume covers the three years, , when Donoughue was Senior Policy Advisor to Brand: Random House.   A diary must be a perfectly true thing, declares Margot Asquith, second wife of the British wartime Prime Minister, Herbert Henry Asquith, in one of her final diary entries before the couple left 10 Downing Street for the last time in December /5(6).

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