Winstanley and the Diggers, 1649-1999

Winstanley and the Diggers, 1649-1999

by Andrew Bradstock
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0714651052

ISBN-13: 9780714651057

Pub. Date: 06/30/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This collection of essays explore the the Diggers, a group of 17th century men who shared a vision of a society based on collective ownership of the land. The themes discussed include the continuing power of leader Winstanley's writings, ideas on civil liberty and the economic background.

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This collection of essays explore the the Diggers, a group of 17th century men who shared a vision of a society based on collective ownership of the land. The themes discussed include the continuing power of leader Winstanley's writings, ideas on civil liberty and the economic background.

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ISBN-13:
9780714651057
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/30/2000
Edition description:
ANN
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

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"The 10 essays together give a clear account of the background to the year-long occupation by Gerrard Winstanley and the Diggers of a small area of little Heath in Cobham.

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