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Perilous question : reform or revolution? Britain on the brink, 1832 / Antonia Fraser.

Author/creator Fraser, Antonia, 1932-
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info New York : PublicAffairs, [2013]
Descriptionxiv, 320 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents A new king, a new people -- The clamour -- I will pronounce the word -- Believing in the whigs -- The gentlemen of England -- Russell's purge -- King as angel -- Away went Gilpin -- Confound their politics -- What have the lords done? -- A scene of desolation -- The fearful alternative -- Bouncing Bill -- Seventh of May -- Prithee return to me -- Bright day of liberty -- This great national exploit.
Abstract Presents a re-creation of the tempestuous two-year period in Britain's history leading up to the passing of the Great Reform Bill in 1832.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 289-295) and index.
LCCN 2013933913
ISBN9781610393317 (hardcover)
ISBN1610393317 (hardcover)

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