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Austerity Britain, 1945-1951

by David Kynaston

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Published by Walker & Company .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages704
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11209470M
    ISBN 100802716938
    ISBN 109780802716934

    de 5 estrellas Austerity Britain - Well Known to Me. Great Book. Revisado en el Reino Unido el 27 de agosto de Compra verificada. This is a heavyweight book, but a real champion in its class. The research was a labour of love, it seems to me. Thoroughly engrossing read. Hard to put s: In his new history, Austerity Britain: –51, David Kynaston quotes a middle-aged schoolteacher writing in her diary, after the government had unveiled its Budget, “Oh, dear! What a THIN time lies ahead!” She might have been speaking, he adds, “for most people after most Budgets in the immediate post-war period.”.

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Kynaston (author of the four-volume The City of London) has produced an extraordinary panorama of Britain as it emerged from the tumult of war with a broken empire, a bankrupt economy and an ostensibly socialist government. Britain between and is an alien place. No washing machines, no highways, no by: I have to confess to being somewhat disappointed by David Kynaston's Austerity Britain: to At pages (plus notes), it brings new meaning to the terms "ponderous tome" and "laborious read".

On the plus side, it does offer Austerity Britain considerable amount of well-researched detail about the period/5. Players match at Lord's in July He is the author of Austerity Britain and Family Britainthe first two titles in a series of books covering the history of post-war Britain () under the collective title 'Tales of a New Jerusalem'.

He is currently a visiting professor at Kingston University.4/4(5). AUSTERITY BRITAIN: User Review - Kirkus A broad study of British society in the immediate postwar this first of a projected two books on the history of Britain between and the. First, the book was in good condition.(It was a 2nd hand paperback and came from somewhere in London).

It was recommended by a friend, a bibliophile, a lawyer. His house is wall to wall books. Then, Austerity Britain lived through those times of AUSTERITY BRITAIN.

I was born in north Wales and was nine when war was declared. Rationing was a big thing/5(). Austerity Britain, David Kynaston No preview available - Austerity Britain, He has been a professional historian since and has written fifteen books, including The City of London (), a widely acclaimed four-volume history, /5(10).

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Issue: June () By. Simon Basketter. David Kynaston, Bloomsbury, £25 from Austerity Britain but, as is often the case with this type of history, the book lacks a coherence.

While Kynaston seems to want to debunk a myth of just how good the Labour government was, there is. David Kynaston is the author of City of London: The History and Austerity Britain, – In their new book, historian David Kynaston and economist Francis Green set out the case for change.

Buy Austerity Britain, by David Kynaston from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £   David Kynaston - Austerity Britain - As the Tories and their lickspittle friends the Liberal Democrats try to destroy every last vestige of the welfare state, what better book to read than an account of Britain's greyest hour - the post war years.

Austerity Britain is well titled. The sufferings of the war-years, the rationing, the. Austerity Britain, (Tales of a New Jerusalem) (Book #1 in the Tales of a New Jerusalem Series). “Austerity Britain” is only the first book in a project that will take Mr.

Kynaston — the author of a four-volume history of the City of London — through Britain’s revival over the next few. Lorem About Austerity Britain, As much as any country, England bore the brunt of Germany's aggression in World War II, and was ravaged in many ways at the war's end.

Celebrated historian David Kynaston has written an utterly original, and compellingly readable, account of the following six years, during which the country rebuilt itself.

“In Austerity Britain:British social historian David Kynaston tells the story of those drab, difficult postwar years so familiar to viewers of the stiff-upper-lip, black-and-white films the British studios were turning out at the time (‘Brief Encounter,' ‘Passport to Pimlico').Reviews:.

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Austerity Britain, [David Kynaston] -- Offers a fresh perspective on Britain during six momentous years (). This book features a narrative of how the victorious Labour government shaped the country's political, economic and.Austerity Britain, by David Kynaston avg.

rating Ratings Coursing through Austerity Britain is an astonishing variety of voices - vivid, unselfconscious, and unaware of what the future holds.