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foreign policy of the British Labour Government, 1945-1951.

M. A. Fitzsimons

foreign policy of the British Labour Government, 1945-1951.

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press in Notre Dame, Ind .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Labour Party (Great Britain),
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1964

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      SeriesInternational studies of the Committee on International Relations. University of Notre Dame
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA588 .F58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p.
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6130391M
      LC Control Number53001107
      OCLC/WorldCa317819

        On the war's impact on Labour's foreign policy, see Burridge, T. D., British Labour and Hitler's War (London, ). In over half of British exports went to the Commonwealth.   Memorandum from British Embassy, Washington, D.C., to the Foreign Office, 13 February , enclosing a U.S. congressional committee report. FO /, Public Record Office. Ewing and the chief executive of the British Medical Association, Charles Hall, made a joint broadcast on CBS during his visit to London.   In his book Parliamentary Socialism, the Marxist academic Ralph Miliband observed that Labour’s place at the heart of the British state meant it .   The British Labour Party, in the words of a member of Parliament who recently left the party, had become “sickeningly, institutionally racist” under the tenure of its leader, Jeremy Corbyn.


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