By Anthony Seldon, Daniel Collings
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This concise, available, and balanced ancient research of the Thatcher years and their results analyzes many debatable points of Margaret Thatcher's premiership, together with the Falklands conflict, the miner's strike, sour relatives with Europe and the ill-fated ballot tax.
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Sixty eight Seldon, A. , ‘An Interview with Keith Joseph’, modern checklist, Vol. 1, No. l (Spring 1987), pp. 26–31. sixty nine Seldon, A. (ed. ), How Tory Governments Fall, Fontana, 1996. 70 Seldon, A. , significant: A Political existence, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1997. seventy one Seldon, A. , Ten Downing highway, HarperCollins, 1999. seventy two Siedentop, L. , ‘Thatcherism and the Constitution’, the days Literary complement, 26. 1. ninety, pp. 88 and ninety nine. seventy three Skidelsky, R. (ed. ), Thatcherism, Chatto and Windus, 1988. seventy four Thatcher, C. , under the Parapet, HarperCollins, 1997. seventy five Walters, A. , Britain’s monetary Renaissance, Oxford college Press, Oxford, 1986. seventy six younger, H. , one in every of Us, Pan Books, 1993. seventy seven younger, H. and Sloman, A. , The Thatcher Phenomenom, BBC Books, 1986. even though released too past due to be used in examine for this e-book, 1999 sees the booklet by means of Oxford college Press of Margaret Thatcher’s whole statements 1945–90, (7,500 in all) in CD-ROM layout (ed. Christopher Collins). this could end up a useful source for destiny scholars of Margaret Thatcher and her governments. Index Amersham foreign, 23, 28 Anglo-Irish contract (1985), 33; (1985), seventy four, eighty five Argentina, 20–23, seventy three Armstrong, Sir Robert, 30 Assisted locations Scheme, nine, seventy one, eighty two, 89 linked British Ports, 28 Athens Summit (1983), 28–29 Attlean postwar cost, forty three Attlee, Clement, sixty seven, seventy five, eighty, 87, ninety Baker, Kenneth, 33, forty four, forty eight, fifty seven, 60 Barnett, Correlli, 70 BBC, 25 Bell, Tim, forty-one Biffen, John, five, eight, 15, forty two Blair, Tony, sixty four, sixty eight, 73–75, 89 Blake, Lord, ninety two British Aerospace, 23, 28 British Airports Authority, forty two British airlines, 23, 28 British gasoline, 28, sixty seven British Leyland, 19, 36–37 British Petroleum, 23, 26 British Rail, 23 British metal, forty two British Telecom, 28, sixty seven Britoil, 23, 28 Brittan Leon, 15, 26, 33–36 Brixton riots, 18 Brussels Summit (1984), 29 Bush, George, fifty eight, 73–74 cupboard reshuffles, five, 14–15, 19, 25, 33, ninety two Cable and instant, 23, 28 Callaghan, Jim, 5–7, 24, sixty five, seventy three, 89–90 Campbell, Alistair, 89 Carrington, Lord, five, 7, 13–14, 17, 21 important electrical energy producing Board (CEGB), forty three crucial coverage overview employees (CPRS), 23, seventy five Centre for coverage reviews (CPS), 2, five ‘Centre Forward’, 33 baby gain, seventy one, 89 urban expertise schools (CTCS), forty four civil liberties, seventy seven, 86 Clark, Alan, 36, sixty two Clarke, Kenneth, seventy six Clegg fee, 10 Clinton, invoice, seventy four Coal Board, the nationwide (NCB), 15–16, 32 chilly warfare, 73–74 Commonwealth, 38–39, seventy four Commonwealth Heads of presidency assembly (1985), 38 group cost (poll tax), 46–50, fifty six, seventy six, eighty one, ninety two ‘competitive tendering’, forty five Conservative social gathering, three, 33, seventy six, 83–85 meetings: 1980, 15; 1981, 19; 1986, 39; 1987, forty nine; 1990, fifty nine structure, 75–76, 86 Constitutional convention (1979), 14 council housing, forty six, 71–72, seventy six, eighty, eighty five, 89 Crewe, Ivor, seventy seven Dalyell, Tam, 22 Delors, Jacques, fifty three, fifty nine Delors document (1989), fifty three ‘demonstration effect’, 12, 18 determinism, 90–91 Disraeli, Benjamin, eighty four du Cann, Edward, four Dublin Summit (1979), 12 Economist, The, 23 Eden, Anthony, eighty three schooling, forty three, 71–72, seventy six, eighty two, eighty five, 88 schooling Reform Act (1988), forty three, seventy one, eighty two ‘efficiency audits’, seventy one elections: 1945, 6; 1951, 1; 1959, 1; 1970, 1; 1974, 2–3; 1976, five; 1979, 6, ninety one; 1983, 23–24; 1987, 40–41; 1997, 6; by-elections: 1986, 37; 1990, 50, fifty nine, sixty one ecu elections: 1989, fifty three management elections: 1975, four; 1990, fifty seven, 60–64 neighborhood elections: 1985, 33; 1990, fifty seven Elizabeth II, 7, sixty four, seventy seven ‘Eminent people Group’, 38 Employment Act (1980) and (1982), eleven, sixty nine; (1988), sixty nine firm Oil, 28 ecu fee, fifty three ecu group (EC), 12, 27, 38, fifty three, 59–60, seventy four, eighty three, 89 finances contributions, nine, 28–29 eu foreign money Unit (ECU), 29, fifty seven eu alternate cost Mechanism (ERM), 50–55, fifty seven, fifty nine, seventy four, eighty three eu financial Union (EMU), fifty eight Evans, Eric, seventy nine, ninety one Falkland Islands, 20–25, fifty eight, sixty one, seventy three, eighty three, eighty five federalism, 12, fifty three, fifty nine, sixty three, eighty three, ninety two Finance invoice (1975), four monetary occasions, the, fifty one, fifty five Fontainebleau Summit (1984), 29 Foot, Michael, 21, seventy six, 89, ninety three Fowler, Norman, fifty eight, sixty nine Franks, Lord, 23 Friedman, Milton, three Galtieri, normal, 20, fifty eight Gamble, Andrew, seventy nine, 86, 89 ‘Gang of Four’, 24 normal Belgrano, the, 22 common automobiles (GM), 36–37 Germany, 28, fifty eight, seventy four, ninety Gilmour, Ian, five, 7, 10, thirteen, 17, 19, seventy nine, 84–85, 88 Giscard d’Estaing, Valéry, 28 Glennerster, Howard, seventy one Gorbachev, Mikhail, 37, seventy three, eighty two govt Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), 29–30, seventy seven, 87 Gow, Ian, nine, sixteen, 34, fifty nine ‘GP fundholding’, 45–46, eighty two supply maintained faculties, forty four, eighty two higher London Council (GLC), 23, forty seven, 86 Grenada, 27, 37 Griffiths record (1983), forty five Gulf warfare, fifty eight, sixty one, eighty five Gummer, John, 33, eighty three Haig, Al, 22 Hattersley, Roy, 24 Hayek, F.