Martin Rubin: ‘Clement Attlee: The Man Who Made Modern Britain’ book review

CLEMENT ATTLEE: THE MAN WHO MADE MODERN BRITAIN By John Bew Oxford University Press, $39.95, 670 pages, illustrated It is not easy for any leader of a nation to follow one whose greatness is universally acknowledged and who has a personality to match. In a stunning upset while World War II was still raging in Asia,…