Ross McKibbin, 24 October 1991
Show More Power, Competition and the State. Vol. II: Threats to the Post-War Settlement, Britain, 1961-1974, Vol. III: The End of the Post-War Era, Britain since 1974 by Keith Middlemas.
Macmillan, 480 pp., £50, March 1990, 0 333 41413 6Show More
Labour’s Economic Policies, 1974-1979 edited by Michael Artis and David Cobham.
Manchester, 310 pp., £40, June 1991, 0 7190 2264 9Show More
“... from this mass of material are – as in my case – not always Professor Middlemas’s), while Michael Artis and David Cobham have edited a detailed and careful examination of the 1974-1979 governments which replaces all previous accounts. What conclusions might the reader draw from all this kind of evidence? Negatively, the historical record suggests ...”