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Appeared in: Volume 13, Number 1
Published on: April 10, 2017
Art of the Deal
The Last Conservative Statesman

With the “art of the deal” back in the vogue in American diplomacy, the career of the Fifth Marquess of Lansdowne is overdue for a reappraisal.

John Bew is professor of war studies at King’s College London and is leading a project examining Britain’s place in the world for the think tank Policy Exchange. Andrew Ehrhardt is a doctoral student in the War Studies Department and a fellow of the Clements Center for National Security and Policy Exchange.
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