Janessa's Reviews > The Lion and the Unicorn: Gladstone vs. Disraeli

The Lion and the Unicorn by Richard Aldous
Rate this book
Clear rating

's review
Dec 20, 2011

liked it
bookshelves: texts-nonfiction
Read from September 17, 2010 to December 10, 2011

Well written and easily understood biography of two of the most influential men in Britain in the Victorian era. Very good read and definitely worth it if you are interested in personal dramas of political figures and their many faults. This isn't a pretty dual biography, but it humanizes them.

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Lion and the Unicorn.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.