Chartism in the North Riding of Yorkshire and South Durham, 1838-1848

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Chartism in the North Riding of Yorkshire and South Durham, 1838-1848

Chartism in the North Riding of Yorkshire and South Durham, 1838-1848, by R.P. Hastings

Published by the University of York Borthwick Papers in 2004, 41 pages. A5 size booklet (N3564)

This booklet is a fascinating short introduction to the history of Chartism in North Yorkshire and South Durham in the ten years following 1838, and includes sections on:

  • Economic background
  • Early chartism
  • The Chartist crisis 1839-40
  • Defeat
  • Chartism in Middlesborough and the linen weaving villages
  • Reorganisation and recovery
  • Chartism in 1842
  • The land plan
  • Later Chartism

Condition of the booklet is generally excellent. The cover is clean and tidy, the staple spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound.

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