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This is the most comprehensive and up-to-date synthesis of current research on the social conditions, experiences and reactions of working people during the period 1750 - 1850.
Acknowlegements. List of tables. Preface. Introduction: perspectives and problems. Part one: material conditions.
Part two: Work. Part three: Community. Part four: Responses. Conclusion: class and class consciousness.