Gordon Brown, Prime Minister

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Paperback. Pub Date :2007-06-04 Pages: 528 Language: English Publisher: Harper Perennial The gripping inside story of Gordon Browns rise to become Prime Minister.Gordon Browns arrival at the Treasury in May 1997 was greeted with great excitement - not to mention anticipation. Officials of every rank looked on expectantly to see what miracles the chancellor would work. And so. as Master of the New Era. Brown created relationships across every Whitehall department and extended his influence to every aspect of government. He brought into effect the most important budgetary changes of the past decade: the commitment to Private Finance Initiative. which altered infrastructure from the London Underground to the NHS and state schools; the management of the Inland Revenue; the increase in taxes; and the demise of Britains pension funds . In this gripping and fully updated biography....

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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. The gripping inside story of Gordon Brown s rise to become Prime Minister. Gordon Brown s arrival at the Treasury in May 1997 was greeted with great excitement - not to mention anticipation. Officials of every rank looked on expectantly to see what miracles the chancellor would work. And so, as Master of the New Era, Brown created relationships across every Whitehall department and extended his influence to every aspect of government. He brought into effect the most important budgetary changes of the past decade: the commitment to Private Finance Initiative, which altered infrastructure from the London Underground to the NHS and state schools; the management of the Inland Revenue; the increase in taxes; and the demise of Britain s pension funds. In this gripping and fully updated biography, reissued to coincide with Brown s assumption of Tony Blair s mantle, best-selling author Tom Bower documents the rise to power of a driven and complex politician, and exposes how the ambitions of the Labour Party s leader-in-waiting will affect the country for decades to come. Bookseller Inventory # AAW9780007259625

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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. The gripping inside story of Gordon Brown s rise to become Prime Minister.Gordon Brown s arrival at the Treasury in May 1997 was greeted with great excitement - not to mention anticipation. Officials of every rank looked on expectantly to see what miracles the chancellor would work. And so, as Master of the New Era, Brown created relationships across every Whitehall department and extended his influence to every aspect of government. He brought into effect the most important budgetary changes of the past decade: the commitment to Private Finance Initiative, which altered infrastructure from the London Underground to the NHS and state schools; the management of the Inland Revenue; the increase in taxes; and the demise of Britain s pension funds.In this gripping and fully updated biography, reissued to coincide with Brown s assumption of Tony Blair s mantle, best-selling author Tom Bower documents the rise to power of a driven and complex politician, and exposes how the ambitions of the Labour Party s leader-in-waiting will affect the country for decades to come. Bookseller Inventory # AAW9780007259625

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