About this book
Biography of the longest serving MP in the history of the Labour Party. Comments upon the events of a momentous decade, including two wars, a change of government and the emergence of New Labour. The hardback has sold 30,000 copies.
This volume brings Tony Benn's diaries up to date, including events from the Gulf War to the rise of New Labour, the attacks on the World Trade Center and the war in Afghanistan. He covers British politics during three wars, five party-leaders and two Prime Ministers.