This new edition looks at the miner who rose to become Foreign Secretary in the Attlee government; influential trade unionist during the General Strike and creator of the Transport and General Workers' Union; Minister of Labour in the wartime coalition government and creator of the "Bevin Boys", young men conscripted to work down the pits - Ernest Bevin is one of the true giants of 20th-century political history.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 650 pages, portraits
- Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 31/03/2001
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9781902301853