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Conservatism and British foreign policy, 1820-1920 : the Derbys and their world / edited by Geoffrey Hicks.

Publication:
Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 234 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1901-1936.
Conservatism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Conservatism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Derby, Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley, Earl of, 1799-1869.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1901-1936.
Conservative Party (Great Britain) -- History.
Derby, Earls of.
Stanley family.
Contents:
Introduction: The view from Knowsley / Geoffrey Hicks
Derby redivivus: reflections on the political achievement of the fourteenth Earl of Derby / Angus Hawkins
The ultimate test: the fourteenth earl, the admiralty and the ministry of 1852 / Andrew Lambert
The fourteenth earl and the 'political chameleon': changing views of Palmerston from Knowsley / David Brown
The struggle for stability: the fourteenth earl and Europe, 1852-1868 / Geoffrey Hicks
"Only wants quiet riding"?: Disraeli, the fifteenth Earl of Derby and the "war-in-sight" crisis / T.G. Otte
Britain's 'most isolationist foreign secretary': the fifteenth earl and the eastern crisis 1876-8 / Bendor Grosvenor
Crossing the floor: Mary Derby, the fifteenth earl and the liberals, 1878-1882 / Jennifer Davey
Oiling the entente: the seventeenth Earl of Derby and the Paris Embassy, 1918-20 / David Dutton
Traditions of conservative foreign policy / John Charmley.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Hicks, Geoffrey.
ISBN:
9780754669296 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0754669297 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780754696582 (ebook)
0754696588 (ebook)
OCLC:
711959898
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