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Family life in England and America, 1690-1820

Author: Rachel Cope; Amy Harris, (Professor of history); Jane Hinckley
Publisher: London ; Brookfield, Vermont : Pickering & Chatto 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
By studying the family we can increase our understanding of everything from democracy and capitalism to, race, gender, class, violence, religion and death. Recent scholarship has gone beyond demographic study and narrow definitions of the family to consider kinship more widely. Yet a great deal of the material that can help our understanding remains buried and untapped in a variety of remote archives. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: ebook version:
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Cope; Amy Harris, (Professor of history); Jane Hinckley
ISBN: 9781848934740 1848934742
OCLC Number: 917365087
Description: 4 volumes ; 24 cm
Contents: volume 1. Many families / edited by Jane Hinckley --
volume 2. Making families / edited by Amy Harris --
volume 3. Managing families, I / edited by Amy Harris --
volume 4. Managing families, II / edited by Rachel Cope.
Responsibility: general editors, Rachel Cope, Amy Harris and Jane Hinckley.


This four-volume collection of primarily newly transcribed manuscript material brings together sources from both sides of the Atlantic and from a wide variety of regional archives. It is the first  Read more...


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