James Ramsay MacDonald — An ‘Aristocrat’ among Plain Men?

  • Dick Leonard


No person ever did more to help build up a new political party than James Ramsay MacDonald. Few subsequently did more to damage their own creation. That was the essential tragedy of his life.


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