Gladstone and Disraeli by Stephen J. LeeGladstone and Disraeli by Stephen J. Lee

Gladstone and Disraeli

byStephen J. LeeEditorStephen J. Lee

Hardcover | May 19, 2005

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Gladstone and Disraelisurveys and compares the careers of these two influential Prime Ministers. Stephen J. Lee examines how Gladstone and Disraeli emerged as leaders of the two leading parties and goes on to consider their time in power, analyzing many different aspects of their careers.

Using a wide variety of sources and historiography, Lee compares and contrasts the beliefs of Gladstone and Disraeli, their effect on the economy, social reform, the Irish problem and parliamentary reform, and on foreign policy.

Stephen J. Lee is Head of History at Bromsgrove School. His many publications includeThe European Dictatorships, 1918-1945(2nd edition, 2000) and in this series,Imperial Germany, 1871-1918(1998),Hitler and Nazi Germany(1998),The Weimar Republic(1998) andLenin and Revolutionary Russia(2003).
Title:Gladstone and DisraeliFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.05 inPublished:May 19, 2005Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415323568

ISBN - 13:9780415323567

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Table of Contents

Introduction.  Outline Chronology  1. Gladstone and Disraeli Before 1868  2. The Ideas of Gladstone and Disraeli  3. Social, Economic and Institutional Reforms  4. Constitutional Reforms  5. Foreign Policy  6. Imperialism and Empire  7. Ireland  8. Gladstone, Disraeli and Their Political Parties