‘The Sea-Changer’: James Callaghan, 1976-79

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The difficulty of inheritance; the prolonged currency crises of 1976 and his conduct of Cabinet government during the IMF autumn; his construction of the Lib/Lab pact; his education initiative; his development of nuclear weapons policy, and his handling of the 'winter of discontent'.

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This event was on Tue, 18 Feb 1997

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