Book of the Week: Remembering Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Thatcher, Great Britain’s first female Prime Minister, died on April 9, 2013 at age 87. Her political career was both celebrated and controversial.
To learn more about this important conservative leader of the 1980s, try one of these books or films in the Library’s collection: Thatcher’s story has been told in various biographies, on film, and through analysis of her economic and political policies. “The Iron Lady” as she was nicknamed influenced (or inspired) art, music, and counterculture in the 1980s.
Check out some of these films and books about Margaret Thatcher from the Library.