Duke of Newcastle becomes Prime Minister for the second time

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Historical Context Note

William Pitt the Elder was the dominant force in the Government, particularly in directing the Seven Years' War as Secretary of State.

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Editors. "Duke of Newcastle becomes Prime Minister for the second time". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
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Related Groups

  1. Prime Ministers in Britain