The Chartist Movement in Monmouthshire
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Published by Chartist Centenary Committee in Newport, Monmouthshire .
Written in English


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Statementby James Davies.
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Pagination51p. ;
Number of Pages51
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Open LibraryOL23131269M

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Facsim of: 1st ed. Newport: Newport Chartist Centenary Committee, Text on inside covers. Davies, James (), The Chartist Movement in Monmouthshire, The Starling Press, ISBN 0 45 8; Finn, Margot C. (). After Chartism. Class and nation in English radical politics, –, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0 7; Hammond, J.L. and Hammond, Barbara (). The Age of the Chartists – A Study of Location: Newport, Wales.   The Chartist movement, also known as Chartism, was a working-class movement for political reform in Britain. It was a national movement but it .   History of the Chartist movement, Item Preview remove-circle Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages:

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