Douglas-Hamilton, (Lord) James Alexander

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DOUGLAS-HAMILTON, (Lord) James Alexander

DOUGLAS-HAMILTON, (Lord) James Alexander. British, b. 1942. Genres: History. Career: Practising Scots Advocate, 1968-77; MP for Edinburgh West, 1974-97; Opposition then Government Whip, 1977-81; Parliamentary Private Secretary to Malcolm Rifkind MP, 1983-87; Parliamentary Under Secretary at the Scottish Office, 1987-95; Minister of State at the Scottish Office, 1995-97; Director, Douglas-Hamilton "D" Co. Ltd, 1997-; Life Peer, 1998; Lead Spokesman for Home Affairs, 2000-03; Spokesman for Education, 2003-. Publications: Motive for a Mission: The Story behind Hess's Flight to Britain, 1971; (ed.) The Air Battle for Malta, 1981; Roof of the World, 1983; The Truth about Rudolf Hess, 1993. Contributor to books. Address: Scottish Parliament, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH99 1SP, Scotland. Online address: [email protected]

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