Gwynfor Evans

Gwynfor Evans : A Portrait of a Patriot

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An honest and probing portrait of the highly influential Welsh politician Gwynfor Evans.

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Product details

  • Hardback | 528 pages
  • 180 x 255 x 51mm | 1,338g
  • Y Lolfa Cyf
  • Talybont, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0862439183
  • 9780862439187

Table of contents

Chap 1 Conversion, 1912-31; Chap 2 Proselytizing 1931-39; Chap 3 A Touch of Bother, 1939-45; Holding Ground, 1945-51; Kissing Babies, 1951-55; Deep Dark Waters of Tryweryn, 1955-59; Civil War, 1959-64; Light at the end of the Tunnel, 1964-66; MP for Wales, 1966-79; Receding Joy, 1970-74; Disaster, 1974-79; Any Other Business, 1979-83; Old Man of Pencarreg, 1983-2005; The Inheritance

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About Rhys Evans

Rhys Evans was born in Carmarthen and raised in Aberystwyth. He was educated at Penweddig Comprehensive School, Aberystwyth and Hertford College, Oxford where he studied Modern History. A journalist for over a decade, Rhys Evans is currently BBC Wales' Deputy Head of News and Current Affairs. The Welsh-language version of this book won the Academi Book of the Year award in 2006.

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