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William Pitt the Younger [electronic resource] / Eric J. Evans.

By: Evans, Eric J, 1945-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Lancaster pamphlets: Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1999Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 91 p.).ISBN: 0203435729; 9780203435724; 0585449171 (electronic bk.); 9780585449173 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Pitt, William, 1759-1806 | Prime ministers -- Great Britain -- Biography | Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1820 | Pitt, William, 1759-1806 | Premiers ministres -- Grande-Bretagne -- Biographies | Grande-Bretagne -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1760-1820 | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical | HISTORYGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: William Pitt the Younger.DDC classification: 941.07/3/092 | B Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Time Chart; The Making of a Prime Minister; Pitt the Political Reformer; Pitt and the 'National Revival', 1783 93; Foreign and Commercial Policy, 1783 91; Pitt, Party and Monarchy; A Nation at War, 1793 1801; Pitt, Patriotism and Reform in the 1790s; The Importance of Ireland; The Closing Years, 1801 6; Conclusion and Assessment; Further Reading.
Summary: Providing a complete historical background to Pitt's career, Eric Evans re-examines his policies and achievements in the light of recent research, and offers fresh insight on established stereotypes.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 88-91).

Book Cover; Title; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Time Chart; The Making of a Prime Minister; Pitt the Political Reformer; Pitt and the 'National Revival', 1783 93; Foreign and Commercial Policy, 1783 91; Pitt, Party and Monarchy; A Nation at War, 1793 1801; Pitt, Patriotism and Reform in the 1790s; The Importance of Ireland; The Closing Years, 1801 6; Conclusion and Assessment; Further Reading.

Providing a complete historical background to Pitt's career, Eric Evans re-examines his policies and achievements in the light of recent research, and offers fresh insight on established stereotypes.

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William Pitt the Younger by Evans, Eric J., ©1999
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