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Brave Community : The Digger Movement in the English Revolution.

Author/Creator:
Lake, Peter.
Publication:
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (251 pages)
Series:
Politics, Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain Ser.
Politics, Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain Ser.
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Subjects:
Winstanley, Gerrard, -- b. 1609.
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Cobham (Kent, England) -- History -- 17th century.
Cobham (Kent, England) -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
England -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1625-1649.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
A full-length modern study of the Diggers, among the most remarkable of the radical groups to emerge during the English Revolution of 1640-60. Provides a reassessment of the Digger leader Gerrard Winstanley, a figure who has attracted great interest in recent years amongst historians, literary scholars, theologians and environmental activists.
Contents:
Intro
CONTENTS
PREFACE
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS
1 Parish, community and social relations in Cobham
2 The parish of Cobham and the Civil War
3 Gerrard Winstanley
4 Winstanley: the early writings
5 The Diggers on St George's Hill
6 The Diggers and the local community
7 Aftermath
INDEX
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Milton, Anthony.
Peacey, Jason.
Gajda, Alexandra.
Gurney, John.
Other format:
Print version: Lake, Peter Brave Community
ISBN:
9781847791436
9780719061028
OCLC:
818847161