The Resource Mayhem : post-war crime and violence in Britain, 1748-53, Nicholas Rogers, (electronic resource)

Mayhem : post-war crime and violence in Britain, 1748-53, Nicholas Rogers, (electronic resource)

Label
Mayhem : post-war crime and violence in Britain, 1748-53
Title
Mayhem
Title remainder
post-war crime and violence in Britain, 1748-53
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Rogers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through interlocking stories of duels, highway robberies smuggling, riots, binge drinking and earthquakes, Rogers captures the anxieties of a half-decade and assesses the social reforms contemporaries framed and imagined to deal with the crisis
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
364.10941/09033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA500
LC item number
.R64 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history
Label
Mayhem : post-war crime and violence in Britain, 1748-53, Nicholas Rogers, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The trials of Admiral Knowles -- The sailors' return -- The sailors' revenge -- Fire from heaven: the London earthquakes of 1750 -- Riots, revels, and reprisals -- Tackling the gin craze -- Henry Fielding and social reform -- From Havana to Halifax
Control code
ocn823931194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300189063
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2zxx2g
  • 421900
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32068360
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823931194
  • ebl0300189060

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