The definitive collection of diaires, memoirs, speeches, letters and other writings by Tony Benn.
Radical statesman and Member of Parliament for over fifty years, Tony Benn is the pre-eminent diarist of his generation. His political activity continued after 'retirement' through mass meetings, broadcasts and in more recent years through social media. A widower since 2000, Tony Benn died at his home in London on 14th March 2014.
* "Tony Benn belongs in the great tradition of English
revolutionaries -- a passionate radical destined to be loved in
popular memory for his defence of democracy and freedom."
* "He had the facility to reach across generations and re-energise the debate about what should and should not constitute the common good." --Observer