Brave Community: The Digger Movement in the English Revolution

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Newly available in paperback, this is a full-length, modern study of the Diggers or 'True Levellers', who were among the most remarkable of the radical groups to emerge during the English Revolution of 1640-60. It was in April 1649 that the Diggers, inspired by the teachings and writings of Gerrard Winstanley, began their occupation of waste land at St George's Hill in Surrey and called on all poor people to join them or follow their example. Acting at a time of unparalleled political change and heightened millenarian ...

Brave Community: The Digger Movement in the English Revolution 2012, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780719061035

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Brave Community: The Digger Movement in the English Revolution 2007, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719061028

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