Skip to main content
Theresa May : the enigmatic prime minister
Theresa May : the enigmatic prime minister
Prince, Rosa2017
Books
20 days after Britain's dramatic vote to leave the European Union, a new Prime Minister entered Downing Street. Few were more surprised than Theresa May herself. At the start of this extraordinary summer, the formidable May had been on the cusp of becoming the longest-serving Home Secretary in history. Then the unexpected happened. David Cameron's sudden resignation unleashed a leadership contest like no other - and saw the showier rivals for the post of Prime Minister fall one by one with dizzying speed. Britain's second-ever female premier is a self-styled unflashy politician, a vicar's daughter whose commitment to public service was instilled during her Oxfordshire childhood. This book tells her story.
AUTHOR:
Imprint:
London : Biteback, 2017.
Collation:
xiv, 402 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Ch. I Born to Serve -- ch. II Child of the Vicarage -- ch. III Oxford -- and Philip -- ch. IV From the City to the Council -- ch. V The Candidate -- ch. VI Member of Parliament -- ch. VII The Other Teresa May -- ch. VIII Chairman May -- ch. IX Getting on with the Job -- ch. X Women2Win -- and Lose -- ch. XI Outside the Charmed Circle -- ch. XII Home Secretary -- ch. XIII A Bloody Difficult Woman -- ch. XIV Immigration -- ch. XV Evil Tory Spads -- ch. XVI Ambition -- ch. XVII Europe -- ch. XVIII Last Woman Standing -- ch. XIX Prime Minister.
ISBN:
9781785901454
Dewey class:
941.085092941.085
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryBiography941.085 MAYAvailable
0