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Link The Old Bailey On-line

Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913, a fully searchable edition of the largest body of texts detailing the lives of non-elite people ever...

Justice, London, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, 20th century, Modern, Legal system, Crime, History view
Link William Harvey Du Motu Cordis (1628)

University of Glasgow, book of the month, June 2007, William Harvey's work on the circulation of the blood, Du Motu Cordis.

Blood, Circulation, 17th century, Anatomy view
Link The Down Survey of Ireland (William Petty)

Trinity College Dublin project to create a consolidated digital atlas of the 1650s ‘Down Survey of Ireland’ surveyed by William Petty.


Down Survey, 17th century, Surveying, Historical Maps, William Petty view
Link Clergy of the Church of England, 1540-1835

Makes available and searchable the principal records of clerical careers from over 50 archives in England and Wales with the aim of providing...

Genealogy, Ecclesiastical History, Church history, 19th century, 18th century, 17th century, 16th century, Early modern, History view

This link allows you to view 'Bought with Love: The Secret History Of British Art Collections', a BBC series of programmes about art collectors,...

Collections, Collectors, Society of Dilettani, Earl of Arundel, Arundel Marbles, Grand Tour, 18th century, 17th century view
Image collection Effects of Civil War?

The print shown here, The World Turned Upside Down, comes from the English Civil War period and is a good early example of political comment in...

English Civil War, 17th century, Cromwell, prints view
Document Women's work reading list, preparation and assignments

Women's work reading list, preparation and assignment options, weeks 1-10

womens history, work, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century view
Document Week 4, The growth of landed estates and capitalist farms

Week 4 slides

agricultural revolution, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century view
Document Symbols of Behaviour in mid-17th Century English Coffee Houses, Scott Shriner

Coffee drinking became popularized in England during the dawning of the Commonwealth period and into mid-18th century. The interest in this...

coffee house, 17th century, Social history view
Document Week 2, Was there a seventeenth-century yeoman's agriculture revolution?

Explores the technical farming and institutional changes of the 17th and early 18th centuries, and evaluates evidence for a 17th-century yeoman's...

17th century, 18th century, yeoman view
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