Between the Wars: the Political Theatre Groups

  • Andrew Davies
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Abstract

The growing strength of the British labour movement between the wars was demonstrated by the election of two Labour governments in 1924 and 1929 under Ramsay MacDonald. Although the second in particular ended in disaster with a divided Labour Party and a huge National, or Conservative, majority at the election of 1931, the fact was that the Labour Party had replaced the Liberals as the Conservative Party’s major rival.

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