David Runciman: Thatcher in Her Bubble, 3 December 2015
Show More Margaret Thatcher: The Authorised Biography Vol. II: Everything She Wants by Charles Moore.
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“... campaign, when her increasing crankiness drove those around her to the brink of despair. (‘Norman, listen to me, we’re about to lose this fucking election, you’re going to go, I’m going to go, the whole thing is going to go,’ David Young, the secretary of state for employment, memorably told the then party chairman, ...”