WorldCat Identities

Crowcroft, Robert

Works: 2 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 2,063 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DA585.A8, 324.24104
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Most widely held works by Robert Crowcroft
Attlee's War World War II and the Making of a Labour Leader by Robert Crowcroft( )
12 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As deputy prime minister of Britain's coalition government during World War II, Clement Attlee became one of the most powerful figures in British politics and subsequently played a crucial role in the reshaping of the post-war party-political landscape. The architect of Labour's entry into the wartime coalition, Attlee came to straddle the workings of government to a unique degree. Unmatched in his range of influence, he dominated party politics; directed a doctrinal struggle within the coalition; and even sought to create the conditions for a cross-party alliance to be maintained after the wa
The philosophy, politics and religion of British democracy Maurice Cowling and Conservatism by Robert Crowcroft( )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maurice Cowling was one of the most controversial historians and thinkers of the last 40 years and a key figure in modern British Conservatism. His work on intellectual and political history assaulted conventional understanding of the political process and challenged the liberal and secular ideas which have been so pervasive in modern Britain. Here, leading scholars disclose Cowling's vision of British democracy and place it in its broader intellectual context. This book therefore provides a powerful multi-disciplinary explanation of Conservative thought about public life in modern Britain, an
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