The definitive collection of diaires, memoirs, speeches, letters and other writings by Tony Benn.
The final volume from the pre-eminent diarist of his generation.
‘There is a passion in Benn’s writing and speaking that far transcends the miserable aspirations of most contemporary politicians’ Paul Foot, Guardian
‘There is a passion in Benn’s writing and speaking that far transcends the miserable aspirations of most contemporary politicians’ - Paul Foot, Guardian
This warm, affectionate, scintillatingly funny account reveals the childhood of a radical politician who has become a well-loved national figure, and shows how early influences have shaped the commitments and beliefs he holds today.
'Easily the best of the year's diaries- It proves to be an astonishingly moving and human document' Anthony Howard, Sunday Times
This is the definitive Benn diaries. The legacy. The one Tony Benn book that all his fans must have.