Reference Entry

George, David Lloyd, first Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor (1863-1945), prime minister


in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Early years: the road to Westminster | First steps in parliament | South African War and the progressive advance | President of the Board of Trade | A reforming chancellor | The troubles of Liberal England | The road to war | Lloyd George at war | Minister of munitions | Secretary of state for war | Lloyd George as wartime premier | Wartime leadership | The ending of the war | Post-war premiership: Versailles and after | The peacetime premiership at home | Lloyd Georgian diplomacy | The downfall of Lloyd George | Liberalism in the 1920s | The 1930s and 1940s: the end | A historical assessment

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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