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Law and Disorder in Early Modern Wales

Crime and Authority in the Denbighshire Courts, C. 1660-1730

Author(s): Sharon Howard

Language: English

Genre(s): Welsh Interest

Series: Studies in Welsh History

April 2008256 pages216x138mm

About The Book

Based on a detailed study of the court records of the county of Denbighshire in north-east Wales, focusing on the period from 1660 to 1730, this book shows from the records of crime and the courts both order and disorder, law-keepers and law-breakers, the respectable and the unruly. It also reveals the divisions and inequalities.

About the Author(s)

Sharon Howard

Dr Sharon Howard is the Project Manager at HRI Digital at the University of Sheffield.

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