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The Whig Revival, 1808–1830

  • Authors
  • William Anthony Hay

Part of the Studies in Modern History book series (SMH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. William Anthony Hay
    Pages 1-9
  3. William Anthony Hay
    Pages 10-34
  4. William Anthony Hay
    Pages 66-90
  5. William Anthony Hay
    Pages 91-110
  6. William Anthony Hay
    Pages 111-136
  7. William Anthony Hay
    Pages 137-175
  8. William Anthony Hay
    Pages 176-184
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 185-235

About this book

Introduction

Between 1808 and 1830, the Whigs made a remarkable transition from opposition to office that highlights important trends in early Nineteenth-Century Britain. The Whig Revival examines how a coalition between provincial interest groups and the parliamentary party established them as a viable governing party by 1830. Where earlier studies have focused on the Whigs experience in government or liberal reform movements, this work examines their years in opposition and how the struggle for power broadened the political nation beyond metropolitan elites.

Keywords

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Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230510623
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-51360-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-51062-3
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