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Author: Jane Pearson , Maria Rayner
Bringing to bear considerations of class and gender, health and welfare, religion and moral reform, this is a wide-ranging and original study. As well as providing a vivid portrait of nineteenth-century Colchester, it will appeal to all those interested in the history of women's work, policing and society more widely.
Author: Tom Williamson , Gerry Barnes , Toby Pillatt
The results of an ambitious research project are here shaped into a richly detailed survey of English arboriculture over the last four centuries.