Michael Howard is a British politician who served as Leader of the Conservative Party and Leader of the Opposition from November 2003 to December 2005. He was a former Minister in Margaret Thatcher and John Major's governments, and a Shadow Cabinet member. He was born in Swansea to a Jewish family, his father from Romania and his mother from Wales.
Michael Howard QC (Gorseinon, País de Gales, 7 de julho de 1941) é um político britânico conservador, compôs o gabinete de Margaret Thatcher como secretário de trabalho entre 1990 e 1992 e o gabinete de John Major, mantendo-se como secretário de trabalho e servindo como secretário de desenvolvimento (1992 - 1993) e ...
Michael Howard was an English military historian, former professor of war studies at King's College London and the International Institute for Strategic Studies. He wrote about the Franco-Prussian War, the Second World War, and the sociological significance of war. He was knighted in 1986 and received the Order of the Companions of Honour in 2002.
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Michael Howard, Baron Howard of Lympne, (born July 7, 1941, Gorseinon, South Wales, England), British politician who was leader of the Conservative Party (2003–05). Howard’s father, Bernat Hecht, was a Jewish Romanian immigrant who settled in England in 1939 and changed his name to Bernard Howard.
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1 de dez. de 2019 · Michael Eliot Howard, military historian, born 29 November 1922; died 30 November 2019 This article was amended on 2 December 2019. Sir Michael Howard attended Wellington college in Berkshire...
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Michael Howard's The Franco-Prussian War is widely acclaimed as a classic and the definitive history of one of the most dramatic and decisive conflicts in the history of Europe. Evoking a palpable sense of the struggle and the high stakes of the war, Howard analyses the tactics, political dynamics, morale and actions that determined the course ...