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Michael Foot

by Mervyn Jones

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by V. Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Foot, Michael, 1913-,
    • Labour Party (Great Britain) -- Biography,
    • Statesmen -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMervyn Jones.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA591.F66 J66 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination570 p., [24] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages570
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1216309M
      ISBN 100575051973
      LC Control Number94214100
      OCLC/WorldCa30026295

      Michael Foot, in full Michael Mackintosh Foot, (born J , Plymouth, Devon, Eng.—died March 3, , Hampstead, London), leader of Britain’s Labour Party from November to October and an intellectual left-wing socialist.. Foot was a member of a strongly Liberal family (his father had been a member of Parliament). He attended Wadham College, Oxford, and then began a career. MI6 believed that Michael Foot had been a paid informant of the Soviet Union and was prepared to warn the Queen of his “KGB history” when he stood to become prime minister, its officers have.

        Michael Foot was a dire leader not because he was too old or too leftwing (or wore a duffel coat), but because he was a compromise candidate, constantly torn between the interests of . Michael Foot, Writer: Yellow Caesar. Michael Foot was born on J in Plymouth, Devon, England as Michael Mackintosh Foot. He was a writer, known for Yellow Caesar (), Young Veteran () and Two Hours from London (). He was married to Jill Craigie. He died on March 3, in Hampstead, London, tion: Writer.

        The pictures of Foot in the book show him dressed pretty much as I dress. Sensible shoes, white shirt, V-neck jumper or cardigan, tie on any but informal occasions, dark trousers usually stained (in my case by toothpaste rather than wine and food), tweed or other kind of sports jacket, generally a bit of a mess. Speech to the Labour Party Conference in Blackpool (29 September ), quoted in Kenneth O. Morgan, Michael Foot (Harper Perennial, ), p. The crisis afflicting this country, along with other countries of the Western world, is a crisis of capitalism.


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