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William Ewart Gladstone, his characteristics as man and statesman

James Bryce

William Ewart Gladstone, his characteristics as man and statesman

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Published by The Century co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gladstone, W. E. -- 1809-1898,

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    Statementby James Bryce.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. leaves, 104 p.
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22115099M


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Among his many claims to fame, British statesman William Ewart Gladstone served as prime minister four separate times, more than anyone else in history. In this brief biography, a fellow liberal politician, James Bryce, skillfully surveys Gladstone's influences, accomplishments and legacy.

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In a country where opinion is active and changeful, where the economic conditions that legislation has to deal with are in a state William Ewart Gladstone was the fourth son of Sir John Gladstone, a God-fearing man of an old-fashioned type, and of his fervently Evangelical wife, Anne Robertson: he was born on Decem At the age of ten his mother wrote of him that she believed him William Ewart Gladstone by James Bryce This etext was produced from the The Century Co.

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