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Albion's Fatal Tree: Crime and Society in Eighteenth-Century England (Second Edition)
Albion's Fatal Tree Crime and Society in Eighteenth-Century England - Second Edition
Author: Douglas Hay, Peter Linebaugh, John G. Rule, E. P. Thompson, Cal Winslow
Renowned social historians examine the gangs of criminals who tore apart English society.In the popular imagination, informed as it is by Hogarth, Swift, Defoe and Fielding, the eighteenth-century underworld is a place of bawdy knockabout, rife with colourful eccentrics. But the artistic portrayals we have only hint at the dark reality. In this ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781844677160
ISBN-10: 1844677168
Publication Date: 10/24/2011
Pages: 388
Edition: Second Edition
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Publisher: Verso
Book Type: Paperback
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