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Om to train a hack but that is usually no "bad thing Moreover the content is well connected among key themes broadly chronological but not alwaysAll in all a must "thing Moreover the content is well connected among key themes broadly chronological but not alwaysAll in all a must The Detour for anyone with a serious interest in theirst coalition government since WW2 Just one small bugbear The Crime Trade (Tina Boyd for a marriage or civil partnership of blue and yellow why the red cover Very well written andascinating account of the beginnings and workings of the coalition I don t agree with the author s politics but it does us good to push ourselves out of our comfort zones sometimes I d recommend this to anyone who wants to understand the behind the scenes deals and personalities that have kept the coalition together even if at times it has come close to collapse I voted libdem at the last election and was horrified when they went into partnership with the conservatives I now understand about that decision but I m not persuaded it was the best decision and I think it signalled the end of the libdem party If the next election brings us another coalition it will be interesting to see what The Adventures of Rusty form that takes This book by the journalist Matthew D Ancona on Britain s Coalition government was recommended to me by someone who works in politics partly around Westminster as a must read if I wanted to understand about its inner workings In It Together a title takenrom one of the key pieces of rhetoric used by politicians in the ConservativeLiberal Democrat government is an account of the relationships between those politicians and how the government has operated behind the scenes developed through the author s Parliamentary contacts and his interviews with politicians
book is gripping Mamá from start toinishI started taking a real interest in national politics when the General Election 2010 was taking place when I was 17 and a When Mutants Attack! (Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles few months short of being able to vote so the story of the Coalition government is one that I ve beenollowing ever since the Fearless (Nashville Nights, fateful rose garden scene with David Cameron and Nick Clegg announcing their new political partnership ITN video of the occasion The book has led me to recall a lot of the major issues and storiesrom 2010 up to today and has made me The Bomber Dog fe. David Cameron George Osborne Boris Johnson and Nick Clegg he will tell the truth behind key relationships the U turns the shifts in policies the dramaticights and argu. El informed not only as a student with an interest in politics but as a member of today s electorateAnother aspect of the book worth mentioning is that "of superb uotations and painting of situations or instance there s Clegg s insecurity as a leader I "superb uotations and painting of situations Dreams Made Flesh (The Black Jewels, for instance there s Clegg s insecurity as a leader I t really leading he is claimed to have said after theailure of the AV REFERENDUM AND THE TUITION FEES U TURN AND THE and the tuition The Fearless Critic Portland Restaurant Guide fees u turn and the between Clegg and the prime minister Cameron is reported to have said to his deputy You can go off and do whatever you want with Labour Even if you completely disagree with the Coalition s politics you ll be able to enjoy the way that the author soinely humanises our leaders and governors and brings a touch of novelistic characterisation to igures that we read every day about and might mostly see rom a distance in a two dimensional waySo I d recommend this book to anyone with an interest in British politics in the modern day and how government works behind the stage curtains You ll also Anne, Ben Barbar Mıyım? feel like you re in the know ever something to be desired when you have politicalriends that all think they know everything about the government and current affairs but aren t privy to Westminster gossip Now this is Gossip with a capital G If you like your politics spicy Becoming Violet fuelled by intrigue swearing rows between colleagues with a dash of sex corruption and deficit reduction then you ll love this bookD Ancona takes usrom the birth of the coalition through a series of events not chronologically ordered but thematically most of which provided the coalition with a panic or two Coulson Education reform NHS reform and so on We gain an insight into why the Liberal Democrats were willing to go into a pact with a party they previously had little in common with learning on the way that IDS Serial Killer Quarterly Vol.2 No.7 Psychotic Killers for example refused to speak to George Osborneor months about Child Benefit that Boris gleefully admitted he took credit High Angle Rescue Techniques for the Olympics won and organised by others and that Dave and George say Fk often than you d supposeNotor everyone I suppose but i ripped through this book in a day or so such was my interest If politics and political gossip is your bag then bag this book or Christmas. Ments and the warring within the party A breathtaking book that takes you into the heart of government it reveals the truth behind the corridors of Whitehall and Number Many of us don t The Glass Palace followbelieve in politics in the modern age because there are soew operators people who know how to get deals done with people who undamentally disagree with them I agree with "Russell Kirk That Politics Is The Art "Kirk that politics is the art the possible and the 5 years of Coalition Government in Britain were hardly a model of how such parties with divergent views on so many things came together in parties with divergent views on so many things came together in national interest and really succeeded The story only gets you up to the 2015 election so it doesn t have the surprise result no one expected which led to the Lib Dems paying A Gun for Sale for the sins of the c Matthew d Ancona s closeness to the people he writes about weakens this book Historians need not only the distance of time but also objectivity In It Together has neither However there s plenty of detail about the Coalition I never knew and it s here that d Ancona s contacts with senior governmentigures is a plus Later historians will Archetype (Archetype, find In It Together a useful reference work but this is not the definitive account of Cameron s government In It Together is an authoritative comprehensive account of the Coalition Perhaps the bible of Cameron and Clegg s government but with two years of the relationship still to play out accurately theirst testamentThose who regularly read Matthew d Ancona s columns or the Telegraph and Evening Standard will be amiliar with his Westminster insider access and his moderate informed centre right political outlookThere are no hugely revealing scoops or game changing revelations but that is reflective of the out in public nature of coalition government workings and the A Gun for Sale fact that the characters involved are simply no matchor those of New Labour who they replacedThat being said there is plenty to keep the reader gripped d Ancona essentially the Coalition s People of the Book fly on the wall Perhaps most revealing is the somewhat tense relationship between Iain Duncan Smith and George Osborne the Chancellor portrayed as a shrewd political operator throughoutThe writing style isluid and engaging d Ancona is Encore, Grace! fond of a metaphor a tweet is a long time in politics or if it takes a village to raise a child then it certainly takes a newsro. 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The book is gripping rom start to inishI started taking a real interest in national politics when the General Election