God and Mrs Thatcher (Hardcover)

The Battle for Britain's Soul

By Eliza Filby

Biteback Publishing, 9781849547857, 432pp.

Publication Date: September 22, 2015

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Description

Eliza Filby examines how the rise of Margeret Thatcher was echoed by the rebirth
of the Christian right in Britain, both of which were forcefully opposed by the Church of England. God and Mrs Thatcher offers an original perspective on the source and substance of Thatcher's political values and the role that religion played in British politics .


About the Author

Eliza Filby: Dr Eliza Filby is an academic, writer and businesswoman. She is currently a visiting lecturer at King's College, London. Dr Filby regularly appears in the media, as a commentator for BBC News, Sky News, BBC Radio 4 and has written for the Telegraph, The Spectator, Standpoint and The Tablet.