Herbert Albert Laurens Fisher
Standard Name: Fisher, Herbert Albert Laurens
Used Form: H. A. L. Fisher
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|Friends, Associates||Dorothy Wellesley|
|Literary responses||Ray Strachey||
The historian H. A. L. Fisher , reviewing for the Times Literary Supplement, devoted most of his space to the Stracheys' material rather than their treatment, but closed the piece with warm praise for...
8 August 1918
Fisher 's Education Act passed: among other reforms it modified the system of grants, abolished fees for elementary schools, and empowered Local Education Authorities to raise the upper age limit of compulsory education to fifteen...