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            Essex Pauper Letters, 1731-1837
             

            Essex Pauper Letters, 1731-1837 (Paperback, New title)

            Edited by Sokoll, Thomas

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            The immensely rich archives from the administration of the English poor law before 1834 include letters to the overseers of the poor that came from the poor themselves. This edition contains 750 of these letters, and aims to demonstrate the importance of this source, both for the... social historian and for the comparative study of literacy.
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            ISBN 9780197263488
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2005
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Records of Social & Economic History (New Series)
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            East Asia: From the Chinese Predominance to the Rise of the Pacific Rim

            East Asia: From the Chinese Predominance to the Rise of the Pacific Rim (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cotterell, Arthur

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            In recent decades, Japan has become an economic superpower with China close behind. Cotterell places this economic development both in its Asian perspective and a historical context. He concludes that relations between the Chinese and Japanese will ultimately determine the future... of East Asia.
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            ISBN 9780712667845
            Released NZ 1 Feb 2002
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Life and Labour in the Nineteenth Century
             

            Life and Labour in the Nineteenth Century (Paperback, New title)

            By Fay, C. R.

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            First written in 1920, C.R. Fay's Life and Labour in the Nineteenth Century provides an interesting account of what it was like to live and work in Europe in the 1800s, from backbreaking work in the fields to the beginnings of factory life.

            ISBN 9781845880323
            Released NZ 30 Nov 2006
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            The Road from Ruin: A New Capitalism for a Big Society

            The Road from Ruin: A New Capitalism for a Big Society (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Green, Michael; Bishop, Matthew

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            Capitalism died when Wall Street imploded. Using a unique, history-based approach to interpreting today's perfect financial and economic storm, Matthew Bishop and Michael Green draw on the lessons learned from the varied crises that have rocked the world since the Great Depressio...n.
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            ISBN 9781408137253
            Released NZ 14 Apr 2011
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Spice: The History of a Temptation
             

            Spice: The History of a Temptation (Paperback, New edition)

            By Turner, Jack

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            This volume provides a history of the trade that controlled the world and left an indelible impression on our taste buds; a sweeping story of avarice, ingenuity, and exploration, spanning the globe and the centuries in its epic reconstruction of this magnificent obsession.

            ISBN 9780006551737
            Released NZ 6 May 2005
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Time and Work in England 1750-1830
             

            Time and Work in England 1750-1830 (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Voth, Hans-Joachim

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            Did working hours in England increase as a result of the Industrial Revolution? Marx said so, and so did E.P. Thompson; but where is the evidence to support this belief? The author uses the court testimony of over 2800 witnesses to reconstruct labour and leisure patterns.

            ISBN 9780199241941
            Released NZ 4 Jan 2001
            Publisher Oxford University Press
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            Series Oxford Historical Monographs
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            Sheep in the Cotswolds
             

            Sheep in the Cotswolds (Paperback)

            By Hurst, Derek

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            The wool trade was the mainstay of the medieval English economy, and no wool was more highly prized than that of the Cotswold sheep: weavers in Flanders and Italy went to endless lengths to secure their supply.

            ISBN 9780752428987
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2005
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            The Economics of American Art: Issues, Artists and Market Institutions

            The Economics of American Art: Issues, Artists and Market Institutions (Hardback)

            By Ekelund, Robert B.; Jackson, John D.; Tollison, Robert D.

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            The Economics of American Art analyzes the most pervasive economic issues facing the art world, applied to the whole spectrum of American art. Both practical and accessible, this book will be essential for collectors, auction houses, American art experts of all kinds, museums, ga...llery owners and, not least, by economists with continuing scholarly interests in these matters.
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            ISBN 9780190657895
            Released NZ 12 Oct 2017
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            City of Eros: New York City, Prostitution, and the Commercialization of Sex, 1790-1920
             

            City of Eros: New York City, Prostitution, and the Commercialization of Sex, 1790-1920 (Paperback, New edition)

            By Gilfoyle, Timothy J.

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            In the 19th century, New York saw the development of a sex industry at the heart of a consumer world of entertainment, goods, newspapers and advertising. In this book, Gilfoyle blends first-hand experience with demographic research to present a study of the politics and economics... of sex.
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            ISBN 9780393311082
            Released NZ 17 Mar 1994
            Publisher WW Norton & Co
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Enlightened Aid: U.S. Development as Foreign Policy in Ethiopia

            Enlightened Aid: U.S. Development as Foreign Policy in Ethiopia (Hardback)

            By McVety, Amanda Kay

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            Enlightened Aid examines the intellectual and political origins of Point Four, the first American aid program for the developing world, and the economic and diplomatic implications of its operations in Ethiopia.

            ISBN 9780199796915
            Released NZ 26 Apr 2012
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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