Dearth, Public Policy and Social Disturbance in England, 1550–1800
Palgrave Macmillan UK, 18/06/1991 - 71 من الصفحات
After the mid-18th century dearth no longer produced marked rises in deaths in many English communities. What it did produce, however, was rioting. This study surveys the literature on dearth while concentrating on government policy towards grain provisioning in periods of dearth.
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
لم نعثر على أي مراجعات في الأماكن المعتادة.
Crises of Subsistence?
1 من الأقسام الأخرى غير ظاهرة
طبعات أخرى - عرض جميع المقتطفات
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