Earl Grey becomes Prime Minister

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Historical Context Note

Duke of Wellington resigns over the civil list and Lord Grey is asked to form a Liberal-Whig ministry, with Lord Palmerston as Foreign Secretary.

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Editors. "Earl Grey becomes Prime Minister". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=1846, accessed 31 July 2014.]


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  1. Prime Ministers in Britain