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The late L L Blake was a barrister, writer and lecturer on legal and constitutional affairs. His previous books include: Young People’s Book of the Constitution, Young People’s Book of Law, The Prince and the Professor and Sovereignty: Power beyond Politics.


“This whole book deserves the highest praise.”
Prayer Book Society

“The richness of thought and quotation contained in this volume … make it a study that anyone with claims to hold intelligent views on government and monarchy cannot possibly afford to ignore.”
Church of England Newspaper

“Occasionally one comes upon a book that one would like to make many other people read”
Catholic Herald