Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 May 2015

260 Pages | 8 Halftones, black & white

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780719097461

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Disorder and Stability in the United Kingdom

Malcolm Chase

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The events of 1820 represented the greatest threat to political stability during the nineteenth century
  • Makes the political crisis arising from George IV's attempt to divorce Queen Caroline fully intelligible
  • Offers for the first time an integrated treatment of events in Great Britain and Ireland in the early nineteenth century
  • Charts the unique coincidence of social unrest, popular uprisings and royal scandal
  • Makes an important contribution to understanding how political stability was maintained in the UK

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  • Now available in paperback