The Lloyd George War Government, 1917-18

@article{Millman2002TheLG,
  title={The Lloyd George War Government, 1917-18},
  author={B. Millman},
  journal={Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions},
  year={2002},
  volume={3},
  pages={126 - 99}
}
  • B. Millman
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology
  • Totalitarian Movements and Political Religions
  • This article seeks to demonstrate how the Lloyd George war government anticipated fascism. At its root, the Lloyd George government represented a social-political realignment within British national life, driven by wartime polarity, and productive of a style of government and of policies which were very like those found in clerical fascist states in the inter-war period. Those who were opposed to the war or to aspects of wartime administration divided against those who wanted victory at any… CONTINUE READING

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