Huw T. Edwards: British Labour and Welsh Socialism


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This book is the first biography in English of Huw T. Edwards (1892 - 1970), a key figure in the Welsh labour movement, who was known in the 1950s as the 'unofficial Prime Minister of Wales'. He was of working-class origin, a Welsh speaker and trade unionist involved in a wide range of activities associated with Welsh culture. He represented Wales to the BBC, chaired the Welsh Tourist Board, and was president of the Welsh Language Society.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherUniversity of Wales Press
Number of pages192
ISBN (Print)978-0708323281
Publication statusPublished - 28 Feb 2011


  • Welsh history
  • Labour history
  • National identities


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