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Reluctant European, Britain and the European union from 1945 to Brexit, Stephen Wall

Label
Reluctant European, Britain and the European union from 1945 to Brexit, Stephen Wall
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Reluctant European
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Responsibility statement
Stephen Wall
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online
Sub title
Britain and the European union from 1945 to Brexit
Summary
This broad-ranging and accessible volume tells the story of a relationship rooted in a thousand years of British history, and of our sense of national identity in conflict with our political and economic need for partnership with continental Europe
Table Of Contents
Introduction -- A Thousand Years of History -- The Price of Victory: The Rocky Road to Europe, 1945-1961 -- Second Thoughts, 1961-1969 -- Good Result or Bad Deal? The Price of Entry, 1970-1973 -- Accession, Renegotiation, Referendum, 1973-1975 -- The Years of the Tiger, 1975-1984 -- No, No, No: Thatcher Defiant, 1984-1990 -- One Foot In and One Foot Out, 1990-1997 -- New Dawn or More of the Same? Blair and Europe, 1997-2007 -- Brown and Cameron: Opening the Door Marked 'Exit', 2007-2016 -- Brave New World?
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