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Joseph Chamberlain

Joseph Chamberlain (8 July 1836 – 2 July 1914) was a British politician and statesman. Unlike most major politicians of the time, he was a self-made businessman and had not attended either Oxford or Cambridge university.

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Charles Stewart Parnell - Towards Home Rule
... for Ireland, in March 1885 the settlement that the radical MP Joseph Chamberlain proposed involved democratic county councils which in turn would elect a Central Board for Ireland, which was thrown out by the Cabinet ... the most likely alternative leader) refused to serve at all, while Joseph Chamberlain briefly held office then resigned when he saw the terms of the proposed bill ... Liverpool Manchester, Birmingham (the fiefdom of its former mayor Joseph Chamberlain who as recently as 1885 had been a furious enemy of the Conservatives) and the House of Lords where many Whigs sat (a second Home ...
Birmingham West (UK Parliament Constituency) - Election Results - Elections in The 1880s
... General Election 1886 Birmingham, West Party Candidate Votes % ±% Liberal Unionist Joseph Chamberlain unopposed Turnout 10,329 N/A Liberal Unionist gain ...
Austen Chamberlain - Early Life and Career
... Austen Chamberlain was born in Birmingham, the second child and eldest son of Joseph Chamberlain, then a rising industrialist and political radical, later Mayor of Birmingham and a dominant figure in Liberal ... Joseph Chamberlain was so shaken by this event that for almost twenty-five years he maintained a distance from his first-born son ... In 1868, Joseph married Harriet's cousin, Florence, and had further children, the oldest of whom, Neville, would become Prime Minister in the year of Austen's death ...
Joseph Chamberlain - Books By Him
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Chamberlain (surname)
... Chamberlain is the surname of Alec Chamberlain, English football player Alexander Francis Chamberlain, Canadian anthropologist Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, English Football player Ardwight Chamberlain ... who wrote sketches and poetry in the early 19th century Brenda Chamberlain, Canadian politician Brenda Chamberlain (artist), Welsh artist and poet Bob Chamberlain Australian founder of Chamberlain ... Chamberlain (1795–1878), New York politician Charles Joseph Chamberlain, American botanist Cyril Chamberlain, British actor Daniel Henry Chamberlain, American politician Daniel R ...

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    My good friends, this is the second time in our history that there has come back from Germany to Downing Street peace with honour. I believe it is peace for our time. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts. And now I recommend you to go home and sleep quietly in your beds.
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