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A New Look at Medicine and Politics: 1975 and After, 1975-06 - 1992-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/4/32

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, mainly with representatives of Pitman Medical Publishing Company Limited, on the publication and sales of a new edition of JEP's book on the relationship between the Ministry of Health and the National Health Service, A New Look at Medicine and Politics. Other correspondents include: representatives of Macdonald and Company (Publishers) Limited (3); representatives of Longman Group Limited (3); Simon Heffer, Assistant Editor of the Medical News Group (5); Robert Jackson (2); Christina Foyle, Director of W and G Foyle Limited, Booksellers, inviting JEP to a Foyle's Luncheon to launch the book (2).

Also includes: copy of the text; publisher's agreement; royalty statements; cuttings of reviews; draft typescript of JEP's new postscript to the revised edition; Department of Health and Social Security consultative document on the separation of private practice from National Health hospitals.


  • Creation: 1975-06 - 1992-08

Conditions Governing Access

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The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The text of "Medicine and Politics" was deposited after the rest of the file, in January 2006.

Finding aid date

2002-05-08 11:33:47+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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