Seumas Milne
The Enemy Within

Book Cover, 129 x 198mm paperback
Verso Books

Milne’s book is the definitive account of the 1984/85 miner’s strike. The cover references the design of The Sun from that era, the newspaper having consistently taken a strong position against the miners during the strike. The text-heavy front cover allowed for a much less dense back cover, featuring a contemporary photograph of Margaret Thatcher.

Commissioned by Andy Pressman at Rumors.

See also:
Rhapsody for the Theatre
The Age of the Poets
The Dignity of Chartism
Pigeon Talk

 

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