Barnaby Rudge: A Tale of the Riots of 'eighty: Easyread Large Edition

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Mar 14, 2009 - Fiction - 392 pages
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Barnaby Rudge, a historical novel, is set in London and deals with the anti-popery events of the 1780s. Wild scenes of massacre involving people from all levels of the society are depicted in Dickens's typically heart-rending manner. It is a story of discrimination and fanaticism.
 

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User Review  - Cecrow - LibraryThing

Dickens introduces this novel with several chapters of pure fiction set in 1775, laying out two romance plots and a murder mystery. Then the story jumps ahead five years to the Gordon Riots of 1780 ... Read full review

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User Review  - AliceAnna - LibraryThing

A mixture of fact and fiction and an indication of things yet to come. The historical perspective of A Tale of Two Cities plus a hint of future plot manipulation and twists and turns best exemplified ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter 56
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Chapter 57
15
Chapter 58
31
Chapter 59
43
Chapter 60
62
Chapter 61
70
Chapter 62
82
Chapter 63
98
Chapter 70
201
Chapter 71
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Chapter 72
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Chapter 73
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Chapter 74
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Chapter 75
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Chapter 76
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Chapter 77
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Chapter 64
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Chapter 65
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Chapter 66
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Chapter 67
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Chapter 68
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Chapter 69
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Chapter 78
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Chapter 79
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Chapter 80
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Chapter 81
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Chapter the Last
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