Reference Entry

Home, Alexander Frederick [Alec] Douglas-, fourteenth earl of Home and Baron Home of the Hirsel (1903-1995), prime minister


in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Childhood and youth | Early career in politics | Chamberlain and Munich | Marriage and the Second World War | Opposition and office | Foreign secretary | Prime minister | Opposition, and return to the Foreign Office | Retirement

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Subjects: biography ; history

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