First published in 1987. A biographical look into the character and career of Austen Chamberlain. ‘Chamberlain’, thought Lord Beaverbrook, ‘will be a fascinating subject for a biography.’ These pages attempt to justify Beaverbrook’s words.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Apprenticeship, Chapter 2 Joe’s Standard Bearer, Chapter 3 Towards the Brink, Chapter 4 Fighting the War, Chapter 5 Ascendancy, Chapter 6 Decline, Chapter 7 The Foreign Office – Locarno, Chapter 8 The Foreign Office after Locarno, Chapter 9 Elder Statesman, Chapter 10 Conclusion