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From reformation to improvement

public welfare in early modern England

by Paul Slack

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Public welfare -- England -- History,
    • Social problems -- England -- History,
    • Alsmhouses -- England -- History,
    • Workhouses -- England -- History,
    • England -- Social policy,
    • England -- Social conditions -- 16th century,
    • England -- Social conditions -- 17th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Slack.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV249.E89 S55 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 179 p. ;
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL353828M
      ISBN 100198206615
      LC Control Number98013517


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