Whigs and hunters: the origin of the Black act

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Pantheon Books, 1975 - Political Science - 312 pages
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User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

A lot of details. The forests, the deer. The shires. But all worth it for the gravy at the end. Read full review

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This is not (merely) a story of a brutal law that imposed on the helpless people; it is a story of those who tried to legitimate their rights by appropriating and circumventing the law. Read full review

Contents

List of Illustrations
10
The Black Act
21
Windsor Forest
27
Copyright

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Thompson is a contemporary neo-Marxist. He has studied especially the development of a working-class consciousness in the early years of the Industrial Revolution.

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