Luther, an experiment in biography by Harry Gerald Haile

By Harry Gerald Haile

This paintings introduces us to the nice chief in his fifties, a character that was once probably the most pungently alive in all history."

Originally released in 1983.

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Alternatives to State-Socialism in Britain: Other Worlds of by Peter Ackers, Alastair J. Reid (eds.)

By Peter Ackers, Alastair J. Reid (eds.)

This booklet poses a big revisionist problem to twentieth century British labour background, aiming to appear past the Marxist and Fabian exclusion of operating type adventure, particularly faith and self-help, in an effort to exaggerate ‘labour circulation’ category unity. rather than a ‘forward march’ to secular state-socialism, the study awarded this is dedicated to a wealthy variety of social hobbies and ideas. during this choice of essays, the editors determine the liberal-pluralist culture, with the subsequent chapters overlaying 3 designated sections. half One, ‘Other different types of organization’ covers matters akin to alternate unions, the Co-operative social gathering, women’s neighborhood activism and Protestant Nonconformity. half , ‘Other Leaders’, covers service provider Edward Cadbury; Trades Union Congress chief Walter Citrine; and the electricians’ chief, Frank Chapple. half 3, ‘Other Intellectuals’, considers G.D.H. Cole, Michael younger and left libertarianism by means of Stuart White. Readers attracted to the British Labour move will locate this a useful resource.

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