Young, Hugo

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YOUNG, Hugo. British, b. 1938. Genres: Politics/Government, Biography. Career: Political Columnist, The Guardian, London, since 1984. Chief Leader Writer, 1966-77, Political Ed., 1973-84, and Joint Deputy Ed., 1981- 84, Sunday Times, London. Publications: (with others) The Zinoviev Letter, 1966; (with others) Journey to Tranquility, 1969; The Grossman Affair, 1974; (with others) No, Minister, 1982; (with others) But, Chancellor, 1984; (with others) The Thatcher Phenomenon, 1986; One of Us (in U.S. as The Iron Lady: A Biography of Margaret Thatcher), 1989; The Blessed Plot, 1998; Political Lives, 2001; Supping with the Devils, 2003. Died 2003.