The dictionary of labour quotations /
[edited by] Stuart Thomson.
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London : Biteback Publishing, 2013.
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viii, 401 p. ; 21 cm.
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9781849545372 (pbk.)
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London : Biteback Publishing, 2013.
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9781849545372 (pbk.)
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"Anyone who has an interest in Labour or the left needs a copy of this brilliant compendium of left-leaning quotations. The collection features all the best quotes from all the great thinkers, whether they were reactionary or revolutionary, campaigning or policy-making, thinking aloud or writing it all down. The likes of Marx, Miliband, Attlee and Aristotle stand side by side in this neat reference guide, where you’ll find the best of Brown, Blair and Balls along with all that Rousseau, Robespierre and Russell had to say. The Dictionary of Labour Quotations brings together insights, remarks, retorts, wit and wisdom, making it essential reading for everyone with a passion for the Labour Party, socialism or the left side of politics."--Publisher's website.
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9041799
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'Dictionary of Labour Quotations' is a comprehensive reference guide to the Labour movement, with quotations from a multitude of politicians, philosophers and journalists. It includes quotes from the many wits and demagogues, thinkers and revolutionaries, campaigners and policy-makers, fiery orators and smoke-filled-room technocrats, utopians and realists that have inspired or joined the Labour Movement since its birth in the late 19th century.

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