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politics of bread in eighteenth-century England

Richard David Sheldon

politics of bread in eighteenth-century England

debating the subsistence question c.1709-1802

by Richard David Sheldon

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D) - University of Birmingham, Department of Modern History, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, 2000.

Statementby Richard David Sheldon.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18449023M

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She examines the work done by women in the family economy, including housework, agriculture, and manufacturing. She also considers a whole range of. The Politics of Eighteenth-Century British History Linda Colley I. Introduction Britain's "long" eighteenth century, which began with one aris-tocratic revolution in and ended with another inwas a pageant of success.

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