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Cluster index: Marianne Mays

Augustus Young’s ‘Heavy Years’.

Marianne Mays: ‘A book about the NHS could hardly be more timely or relevant than in this year of that institution’s seventieth birthday. The story covers the last decades of the twentieth century, tracing the inexorable growth of bureaucracy, with its proliferating superstructures and substructures, its conflicting interest groups and its tangled politics. ‘