By Andrew Charlesworth
The outbreaks and collective violence coming up from the tensions latest inside of society have lengthy been topics within the examine of British social background. This booklet, first released in 1983, makes an attempt to survey the total variety of those rural riots, to match and distinction them, and to attract normal conclusions.
Seventy-five maps are incorporated during this quantity, every one with an accompanying observation written by means of an expert at the specific topic. Taken jointly, the maps exhibit how the distribution of protest replaced over the years, how specific sorts of protest – riots hooked up with land, with meals and with labour – altered as Britain built from a predominantly feudal to a prominently capitalist society. This name should be of curiosity to scholars of historical past.
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An Atlas of Rural Protest in Britain 1548-1900: Volume 12 (Routledge Library Editions: Rural History) by Andrew Charlesworth