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Author Beckett, Francis, 1945-
Title Blair Inc. : the money, the power, the scandals / Francis Beckett, David Hencke, Nick Kochan.
Imprint London : John Blake, 2016.

Author Beckett, Francis, 1945-
Subject Blair, Tony, 1953-
Labour Party (Great Britain) -- Biography.
Politicians -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Prime ministers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Businesspeople -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1997-200.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
Alt Name Hencke, David,
Kochan, Nick,
Description 1 online resource
Note Print version published in 2015 as: Blair Inc. : the man behind the mask.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Takes a close look at the complex financial structures in Blair's world. From the many layers of tax liability to the multiple conflicts of interest produced by his increasing web of relationships, this book exposes the private dealings of this very public figure.
Contents Intro -- Title Page -- Dedication -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- DRAMATIS PERSONAE -- INTRODUCTION -- Chapter One: A HANDS-OFF ENVOY: BLAIR IN THE MIDDLE EAST -- Chapter Two: THE BLAIR RICH PROJECT -- Chapter Three: EUROPE: BLAIR'S FAILED AMBITIONS -- Chapter Four: ADVISER TO OIL-RICH SHEIKHS -- Chapter Five: APOLOGIST FOR DICTATORS: CENTRAL ASIA PROVIDES FERTILE PICKINGS -- Chapter Six: BURMA'S MILITARY GOVERNMENT CALL IN BLAIR -- Chapter Seven: EMBRACING GADDAFI -- Chapter Eight: BLAIR AND MANDELSON: THE PARTING OF THE WAYS -- Chapter Nine: SELLING INFLUENCE TO THE ARAB WORLD
Chapter Ten: THE TRANSATLANTIC CONNECTION -- Chapter Eleven: AFRICA: MORE COMMERCE THAN CAUSE -- Chapter Twelve: DOING GOD -- Chapter Thirteen: FAMILY FORTUNES -- Chapter Fourteen: THE PROPERTY PORTFOLIO -- Chapter Fifteen: A ROUTE BACK TO BRITISH POLITICS -- Chapter Sixteen: A GOLD-PLATED PRISON -- INDEX -- A, B, C -- D, E, F -- G, H, I -- J, K, L -- M, N, O -- P, Q, R -- S, T, U -- V, W, X -- Y, Z -- Plates -- Copyright
ISBN 9781786062215 (electronic bk.)
1786062216 (electronic bk.)
1784189987
OCLC # 992688857
Additional Format Print version: 9781786062215.


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