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The Resource London lives : poverty, crime and the making of a modern city, 1690-1800, Tim Hitchcock and Robert Shoemaker

London lives : poverty, crime and the making of a modern city, 1690-1800, Tim Hitchcock and Robert Shoemaker

Label
London lives : poverty, crime and the making of a modern city, 1690-1800
Title
London lives
Title remainder
poverty, crime and the making of a modern city, 1690-1800
Statement of responsibility
Tim Hitchcock and Robert Shoemaker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'London Lives' exposes the lesser-known experiences of 18th-century thieves, paupers, prostitutes and highwaymen. In charting the experiences of London's criminal and poor inhabitants, the book surveys their responses to show us how their daily acts of desperation helped to shape the evolution of the modern state
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hitchcock, Tim
Dewey number
  • 364.1'09421'09033
  • 364.10942109033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shoemaker, Robert Brink
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crime
  • Poor
  • Criminals
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Public welfare
  • London (England)
  • Crime
Target audience
specialized
Label
London lives : poverty, crime and the making of a modern city, 1690-1800, Tim Hitchcock and Robert Shoemaker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781107025271
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9781107025271
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
London lives : poverty, crime and the making of a modern city, 1690-1800, Tim Hitchcock and Robert Shoemaker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781107025271
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9781107025271
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

Library Locations

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      10 St Ann's Street, London, SW1P 2DE, GB
      51.4974749 -0.130671
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