By Steven Fielding
The ebook examines the paintings of brazenly political writers have handled the topic, discussing the novels of H.G. Wells, the comedy sequence Yes, Minister and the performs of David Hare. even though, it additionally assesses how much less noticeable assets, corresponding to the flicks of George Formby, the novels of Agatha Christie, the Just William stories and scenario comedies like Steptoe and Son, have mirrored on consultant democracy.
A nation of Play is a useful, precise and interesting consultant to a brand new state of mind approximately Britain's political previous and present.
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A State of Play: British Politics on Screen, Stage and Page, from Anthony Trollope to The Thick of It by Steven Fielding