British Politics On the Eve of the Reform

The Duke of Wellington"s Administration, 1828-30 by Peter Jupp

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  • Great Britain - History - 19th Century,
  • Political History,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • 1769-1852,
  • 1820-1830,
  • Duke of,,
  • Great Britain,
  • Politics and government,
  • Wellington, Arthur Wellesley,
The Physical Object
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Number of Pages501
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Open LibraryOL10387313M
ISBN 100312214073
ISBN 109780312214074

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About this book. Based on an extensive range of sources, this impressive book analyses the principal institutions and features of British politics on the eve of reform: the monarchy, the prime ministership, the cabinet, the departments of State, parliamentary legislation, investigation, debate and parties, and the relationship between Parliament, the media, public opinion and popular : Palgrave Macmillan UK.

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ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Note on party names and ministerial changes --Party names --Governments --Crown and politicians --Seeds of controversy in high politics --The expansion of political participation --A fusion of high and low politics --The crises of to. Here too are the riots and the quiet politics of British constitutional reform.

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