By Peter Stubley
A Pauper's background of britain covers 1,000 years of poverty from Domesday correct as much as the 20th century, through the Black loss of life and the English Civil warfare. It makes use of modern resources creatively to offer the reader an idea of simply what existence used to be like for the peasants, paupers, beggars and the operating negative as England constructed from a feudal society right into a prosperous superpower.
Experience the earlier from a special perspective:
• journey the britain of the Domesday Book
• Make a solemn Franciscan vow of Poverty
• sign up for the Peasant's rebellion of 1381
• communicate with Elizabethan beggars' and study their mystery language
• Meet the inmates of Bedlam medical institution and Bridewell Prison
• get pleasure from a gin-soaked Georgian evening of debauchery
• Spend the evening in a workhouse
• move slumming in Victorian London
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