Ross McKibbin, 23 October 1986
Show More The Politics of the UCS Work-In: Class Alliances and the Right to Work by John Foster and Charles Woolfson.
Lawrence and Wishart, 446 pp., £9.95, July 1986, 0 85315 663 8Show More
A Lost Left: Three Studies in Socialism and Nationalism by David Howell.
Manchester, 351 pp., £29.95, July 1986, 0 7190 1959 1Show More
The Miners’ Strike 1984-5: Loss without Limit by Martin Adeney and John Lloyd.
Routledge, 319 pp., £14.95, October 1986, 0 7102 0694 1Show More
Red Hill: A Mining Community by Tony Parker.
Heinemann, 196 pp., £9.95, October 1986, 0 434 57771 5Show More
Strike Free: New Industrial Relations in Britain by Philip Bassett.
Macmillan, 197 pp., £10.95, August 1986, 9780333418000Show More
“... to Ireland was so suppressed as to be historically impossible. It is one of the many merits of Martin Adeney and John Lloyd’s excellent The Miners’ Strike that it, too, has a strong sense of history. As it needs to, since so many of the actors in the 1984-85 miners’ strike were all too conscious of their historical role: Mrs Thatcher and the ...”