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The King’s Peace

Law and Order in the British Empire

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HARDCOVER

$35.00 • £30.95 • €31.95

ISBN 9780674249073

Publication Date: 08/10/2021

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336 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

9 photos, 6 maps

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  • Introduction: The King’s Colonial Peace and Its Legacies
  • 1. A Peaceable Riot in Boston
  • 2. A Military Assassination in Montréal
  • 3. War and Peace in Trelawny Town
  • 4. A Treachery of Spies in Hooghly
  • 5. Bush, Town, and Crown in New South Wales
  • Conclusion: Small Stories and the Transformation of Empire
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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