Lloyd George: From Peace to War, 1912-1916

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Covering the period 1912-1916, this volume begins when Lloyd George is at the pinnacle of his success and achievement. Yet in the following two years he is plunged into turmoil in both his personal and political life. With his career threatened by financial scandal, he enters into a liasion with a woman half his age, and is faced with fresh and demanding issues regarding Liberal social reform and the question of Irish settlement. With the outbreak of European war the whole course of his life is altered and within weeks he is transformed into a great war minister. But his imaginative views on strategy bring him into conflict with the professional warlords. Eventually his dissatisfction with the higher directions of the war leads to an act of revolt which brings down the Asquith government and results in his own appointment as Prime Minister.

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The first three volumes of John Grigg's life of Lloyd George - Young Lloyd George, The People's Champion and From Peace to War (available in Penguin paperback) - have established him as one of the greatest political biographers of the century. Among his other books are Nancy Astor and 1943: The Victory that Never Was (available in Penguin paperback). Volume Four of his life of Lloyd George, Lloyd George: War Leader: 1916 - 1918 is published in October 2002.

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