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1381

The Year of the Peasants’ Revolt

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674368149

Publication Date: 11/24/2014

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528 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

28 color illustrations, 3 maps

Belknap Press

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  • Preface
  • A Note to the Text
  • 1. The end of an era
  • 2. The state of the nation
  • 3. Landlords and tenants
  • 4. Urban society
  • 5. Wars and taxes
  • 6. Resistance
  • 7. Essex and Kent arise
  • 8. To London
  • 9. Mile End
  • 10. Smithfield
  • 11. St Albans and Bury St Edmunds
  • 12. Ely, Huntingdon and Cambridge
  • 13. Norfolk
  • 14. North and south
  • 15. Suppression
  • 16. The aftermath
  • 17. The legacy
  • Appendix 1. Wat Tyler
  • Appendix 2. Jack Straw
  • Appendix 3. John Balle
  • Appendix 4. John Balle’s letters
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Picture Credits

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