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BRITISH LABOUR PARTY HISTORY - an unofficial biography 
based upon "A Pictorial History of the Labour Party 1900-1975" by Ron Hayward
now an open source project - extra material by labourgrassroots



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*Contributions and comments welcome: Mail labhist@btopenworld.com or visit labourgrassroots*
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| Chapters in the biography                                                             |
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|    Early years 1900 - 1906                            | 1900-1906                     |
|    Growth and change 1906 - 1913                      | 1906-1913                     |
|    A Great War 1914 - 1918                            | 1914-1918                     |
|    Fit for heroes 1919 - 1924                         | 1918-1924                     |
|    Traitors 1925 - 1935                               | 1925-1935                     |
|    The 2nd War 1935 - 1944                            | 1935-1945                     |
|    Building utopia 1945 - 1951                        | 1945-1951                     |
|    Splits and the Bomb 1951 - 1963                    | 1951-1963                     |
|    Power and reform 1964 - 1970                       | 1964-1970                     |
|    Stormy weather 1970 - 1975                         | 1970-1975                     |
|    What crisis? 1975 - 1979                           | 1970-1979                     |
|    Enemies within 1980 - 1983                         | 1980-1984                     |
|    Plasticine policy 1984 - 1987                      | 1984-1988                     |
|    Can't pay won't pay 1988 - 1992                    | 1988-1992                     |
|    Bruising defeat 1992 - 1995                        | 1992-1995                     |
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| Important individuals                                                                 |
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|    Keir Hardie                                        | 1892-1905                     |
|    Arthur Henderson                                   | 1903-1914                     |
|    Ramsey MacDonald                                   | 1918-1926                     |
|    Clement Attlee                                     | 1905-1945                     |
|    Ellen Wilkinson                                    | 1924-1937                     |
|    Nye Bevan                                          | 1925-1951                     |
|    Harold Wilson                                      | 1944-1963                     |
|    Tony Benn                                          | 1950-1969                     |
|    Denis Healey                                       | 1975-1979                     |
|    Michael Foot                                       | 1930-1983                     |
|    Barbara Castle                                     | 1910-1945                     |
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| Extra supplements                                                                     |
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|    The beginnings of Tribune newspaper               | Tribune                        |
|    Retail Co-op and Milk for Spain                   | Milk for Spain                 |
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