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Policing the city : crime and legal authority in London, 1780-1840 / Andrew T. Harris.

Author/Creator:
Harris, Andrew T. (Andrew Todd), 1968-
Publication:
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 205 p. : 1 map ; 24 cm.
Series:
History of crime and criminal justice series
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Subjects:
Police -- England -- London -- History -- 18th century.
Police -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century.
Punishment -- England -- London -- History -- 18th century.
Punishment -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- England -- London -- History -- 18th century.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century.
Contents:
Structures of policing and governance in the city of London
The crisis decade, 1783-1793
War, revolution, and public legitimacy, 1793-1815
Ideology, pragmatism, and the "reform" of city policing, 1815-1827
Localism defeated, 1827-1838
Conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-198) and index.
ISBN:
0814209661 (cloth : alk. paper)
0814290469 (cd)
OCLC:
54753566