Reference Entry

MacDonald, (James) Ramsay (1866-1937), prime minister

David Marquand

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/34704

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Early influences and first steps | Political apprenticeship and marriage | Building a party | Evolutionary socialism: theory and practice | Leader and widower | Peace campaigner and public enemy | The British Kerensky | Recovery | Prime minister | Foreign secretary | Red letter and direct action | Labour and the nation | Hopes dimmed | Marking time | Crisis | National saviour | Labour scapegoat | Downward path | Shifting perspectives

Reference Entry.  15772 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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