Family values

December 1992
New Statesman & Society;12/18/92, Vol. 5 Issue 233, p17
Examines the British monarchy and suggests that today it is out of date and suggests the abolition of royalty. Prime Minister John Major's claim that the separation of Prince Charles and Princess Diana has no constitutional implications; Monarchy and the evolution of British government; More.


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