The Marquess of Rockingham becomes Prime Minister for a second term (25 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Lord North resigns and Marquess of Rockingham forms Whig Coalition ministry with C. J. Fox, E. Burke, Lord Shelburne and, on George III's insistence, Thurlow.

Citation:
Editors. "The Marquess of Rockingham becomes Prime Minister for a second term". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=1834, accessed 04 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Prime Ministers in Britain