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Jenkinson, Robert Banks, second earl of Liverpool (1770-1828), prime minister

Norman Gash

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/14740
Jenkinson, Robert Banks, second earl of Liverpool (1770-1828), prime minister

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Upbringing and education | Early parliamentary career | Foreign secretary, 1801-1804 | In the Lords, and home secretary | Lord Liverpool, and secretary for war | Prime minister | Post-war policies | Ministerial changes, 1822 | Catholic emancipation and cabinet conflict | Agriculture and the corn laws | Liverpool's economic and political outlook | Appearance, health, and second marriage | Illness, retirement, death, and estate | Subsequent reputation

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Subjects: biography ; history

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