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Accidents and violent death in early modern London, 1650-1750 / Craig Spence.

Author:
Spence, Craig [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Place of publication not identified] : Boydell and Brewer : Boydell & Brewer, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource.
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Between the mid-seventeenth and mid-eighteenth century more than 15,000 Londoners suffered sudden violent deaths. In the early modern period, accidental and 'disorderly' deaths - from drowning, falls, stabbing, shooting, fires, explosions, suffocation, and animals and vehicles, among others - were a regular feature of urban life.
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ISBN:
  • 9781782049005 ((electronic bk.))
  • 1782049002 ((electronic bk.))
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