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Temple, Henry John, third Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865), prime minister

David Steele

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/27112
Temple, Henry John, third Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865), prime minister

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Beginnings, 1784-1806 | Parliament and office: the first phase, 1806-1830 | Life outside politics | The Foreign Office, 1830-1834, 1835-1841 | Opposition, 1841-1846, and the Foreign Office under Russell, 1846-1852 | Coalition, war, and the first premiership, 1851-1858 | The reconstruction of Liberalism, and the second administration, 1859-1865 | Posthumous reputation

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Subjects: biography ; history

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