About the Author
George Dangerfield (1904-1986) was an English journalist, historian, and literary editor of Vanity Fair. Recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Pulitzer Prize, he is the author of numerous works including The Damnable Question: A Study of Anglo-Irish Relations, Chancellor Robert R. Livingston of New York, and The Era of Good Feelings.
David Marsland is professor of sociology at the University of Buckingham and series editor of European Social Policy for Transaction Publishers. Some of his books include Seeds of Bankruptcy and Welfare or Welfare State?