A Radical Reader: The Struggle for Change in England, 1381-1914

Scope and Content

This major anthology spans 500 years of radical protest from the Peasants Revolt to the First World War. Provides an alternative political and social history of England. This is history as creative defiance, as communal action, involving the intellectual and imaginative witnesses of those among the privileged poets, writers, and thinkers who have had the strength and courage to make themselves passionate spokesmen for the dispossessed.