By Tony Benn
During this ultimate quantity of diaries, Tony Benn displays at the compensations and the risks of outdated age.
With the aid of a small circle of associates and his , he maintains his actions on behalf of social justice, peace and responsibility in public lifestyles, to a history of political swap and the foreign financial crisis.
Following an ailment in 2009 the diaries, stored for over sixty years, stop. released right here along those final diaries are Tony Benn's hugely own insights into the demanding situations of outdated age and failing well-being, of widowhood,and of relocating out of the kin domestic after sixty years.
Finally, we percentage in Tony Benn's hopes for the longer term in response to his years of expertise and his normal optimism.
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Thomas 26 May 45 Ag. & Fish. R. S. D of Norfolk 26 May 45 D. Scott 26 May 45 Air H. MACMILLAN 25 May 45 U-S. Q. Hogg 26 May 45 Air U-S. S. Civil Av. S. Colonies U-S. Dom. O. U-S. Educ. S. S. S. S. S. Earl Beatty E. BROWN 26 May 45 25 May 45 A. Lennox-Boyd Vt SWINTON R. Perkins O. STANLEY D of Devonshire Vt CRANBORNE P. Emrys-Evans R. LAW Thelma Cazalet-Keir J. LLEWELLIN Florence Horsbrugh G. LLOYD-GEORGE 26 May 45 25 May 45 26 May 45 25 May 45 26 May 45 25 May 45 26 May 45 25 May 45 26 May 45 25 May 45 26 May 45 25 May 45 Sir A.
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