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decade of Clydesiders

John Campbell

decade of Clydesiders

by John Campbell

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Published by J. Campbell in Glasgow .
Written in English


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Typescript.

StatementJohn Campbell.
The Physical Object
Pagination(59)leaves
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20598366M

At the end of , the Caledonian Steam Packet Company became increasingly concerned at the success of the Turbine Steamers' domination of longer-distance cruising, especially after the introduction of the King George V released the equally fast King Edward for work on the upper Clyde. It retained many of them for the purposes of carrying out its post-war reconstruction programme. This was not wholly uncontroversial, and there was substantial economic decontrol in the decade after , but some wartime powers ended up on the statute book permanently. This represented a continuation of the long-standing trend, in.

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A third of the book consists of a history of labour politics on the Clyde from the decade of Clydesiders book 19th century until The rest traces the Clydesiders in Parliament through the next decade, the major theme being their take over of the ilp, and the events which led. InScotland will decide.

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Clydesiders in Parliament through the next decade, the major theme being their take over of the ILP, and the events which led to the dis-affiliation of that party from the Labour Party in But the ILP was more than the Clydesiders, even when they got control of it, and con-sequently the last two thirds of the book rambles uncomfortably be.

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Jean McNicol’s piece on ‘Red Clydeside’ put me in mind of the all-women residential shop stewards’ course I did with GMWU – now the General Municipal and Boilermakers’ Union – in Surbiton in (LRB, 2 January).There were two forthright older women from Glasgow in attendance, Kath and Helen.

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He hoped, he wrote in the introduction, to ‘shatter the Romance that keeps the nation dumb and spellbound while privilege picks its pockets’. Albion Labour on Clydeside since the First World War.

There is useful material on the mobilization of the Labour vote. There is a derivative sketch of the parliamentary careers of the Clydesiders. There is some statistical work on municipal politics bet-ween the s and s.

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General Strike and the ‘Socialism in Our Time’ campaign which attempted to raise the pace of change to socialism, but which also succeeded in dividing regional bodies such as the Scottish ILP. 3 R. Middlemass, in his book The Clydesiders, concluded that disaffiliation was a ‘suicide during a fit of insanity’.

4 More recently, Gidon Cohen has suggested that there was reasoned. The ships that saved shipbuilding on the Clyde The Type 45 destroyer HMS Duncan will leave the Clyde this week, signalling the end of an order which guaranteed a decade of work for shipyard workers THE high reputation of Clyde shipbuilding will again be headline news this week as the world's most advanced destroyer leaves Glasgow.

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The fabulous Clydesiders – strong army of volunteers who ensured the Glasgow Games were the best yet – picked up the Sports Award.

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