This study examines the life of William Pitt the Elder - a political outsider who rose to direct policy in the Seven Years War. This title charts his rise and fall and should be of interest to all those studying the 18th century, empire and politics.
A political outsider and his world; a ver inflammatory politician: the rise to high office, 1735-1756; war minister; greatness going off? Pitt, 1761-1778; Chatham as Hanoverian patriot.
Pitt the Elder: The Great Commoner - Warleader and Statesman of Empire by Professor Jeremy Black
Professor Jeremy Black
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