Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2012

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719061028

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Brave community

The Digger Movement in the English Revolution

John Gurney

Published by Manchester University Press

Politics Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain MUP

  • It also offers a reassessment of Gerrard Winstanley's career and writings
  • The subject is one that has proved to be of interest not only to historians, but also to (among others) literary scholars, theologians, political theorists and environmental activists
  • This is the first full-scale modern study of the Digger movement (as opposed to studies that focus primarily or exclusively on Winstanley's ideas)