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作者 Bucholz, Robert O
書名 London : A Social and Cultural History, 1550-1750
出版項 New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012
©2012
國際標準書號 9781139514941 (electronic bk.)
9780521896528
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說明 1 online resource (480 pages)
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附註 Cover -- LONDON: A SOCIAL AND CULTURAL HISTORY, 1550-1750 -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Illustrations and Maps -- List of Abbreviations and Conventions -- Acknowledgments -- Illustrations -- INTRODUCTION: London's Importance -- LONDON'S IMPORTANCE -- LONDON'S UNIQUENESS -- LONDON'S HISTORY TO 1550 -- LONDON IN ENGLAND'S HISTORY 1550-1750 -- LONDON'S HISTORIOGRAPHY -- THEMES AND ARGUMENTS -- 1. London in 1550 -- THE APPROACH FROM THE WEST AND NORTH -- THE APPROACH FROM THE EAST AND SOUTH -- RIVER, BRIDGE, AND DOCKS -- TOWER AND WALL -- THE CITY -- FLEET STREET AND THE STRAND -- WHITEHALL AND WESTMINSTER -- 2. The Socioeconomic Base -- THE DEMOGRAPHIC REALITY -- BECOMING A LONDONER -- THE LIVERY COMPANIES -- THE TRADING COMPANIES -- THE COMMERCIAL REVOLUTION -- THE FINANCIAL REVOLUTION -- THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION? -- 3. Royal and Civic London -- THE COURT -- CAPITAL -- CIVIC GOVERNMENT -- 4. Fine and Performed Arts -- 1550-1640 -- 1640-1660 -- 1660-1750 -- 5. The Public Sphere and Popular Culture -- NEWS BEFORE PRINT -- REGULATION OF THE PRESS -- THE FIRST REGULAR NEWSPAPERS -- THE ESSAY MAGAZINE -- DINING AND DRINKING OUT IN LONDON -- INNS -- TAVERNS, ALEHOUSES, AND ORDINARIES -- COFFEEHOUSES -- CLUBS -- PLEASURE GARDENS -- POPULAR ENTERTAINMENTS: WHAT ORDINARY LONDONERS DID FOR FUN -- THE FESTIVE CALENDAR: HOW LONDONERS ORDERED THEIR YEAR -- THE REFORMATION OF MANNERS -- 6. The People on theMargins -- THE PROBLEM IN MACROCOSM: THE LONDON POOR IN AGGREGATE -- THE PROBLEM IN MICROCOSM: TO BE POOR IN LONDON -- CIVIC REMEDIES -- HEALING THE SICK AND SPARING THE CHILD: HEALTH CARE AND CHILD WELFARE 1660-1750 -- DROWNING IN A CRIME WAVE? -- LONDON CRIMINALS AND LONDON CRIME -- LONDON LAW ENFORCEMENT -- TRIAL AND SENTENCE: THE GREATEST SHOW IN TOWN -- 7. Riot and Rebellion -- RIOT -- RIOTS OVER WORDS AND BEHAVIOR
ECONOMIC RIOTS -- XENOPHOBIC RIOTS -- CALENDAR RIOTS -- POLITICAL RIOTS -- REBELLION AND REVOLUTION -- RESTORATION AND REVOLUTION -- POLITICAL RIOTS II -- 8. Plague and Fire -- THE GREAT PLAGUE OF 1665 -- THE GREAT FIRE OF 1666 -- CONCLUSION: London in 1750 -- THE VIEW FROM HIGHGATE -- THE APPROACH FROM THE RIVER -- THE TOWER AND CHEAPSIDE -- LUDGATE HILL, FLEET STREET, THE STRAND -- THE WEST END -- PARKS AND PALACES -- WESTMINSTER -- THE SOUTH BANK -- THE VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE -- Notes -- Further Reading -- Index
This book is a history of London from 1550 to 1750, the period of its rise to world-wide prominence
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Bucholz, Robert O. London : A Social and Cultural History, 1550–1750 New York : Cambridge University Press,c2012 9780521896528
主題 London (England) -- Social conditions.;London (England) -- Social life and customs.;London (England) -- Economic conditions.;London (England) -- Civilization
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Alt Author Ward , Joseph P
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