By John Hare
Based on a case examine of a selected nation-state and city in southern Englandnamely, the county of Wiltshire and town of Salisburythis checklist seeks to discover the altering nature of English society through the interval from 1380 to 1520. It examines the impression of panorama and inhabitants at the agriculture of Wiltshire, the neighborhood styles of arable and pastoral farming, and the starting to be distinction among the large-scale combined farming of the chalklands and the kin farms of the claylands. Discussing how financial development generated difficulties of its personal, this examine is the 1st to totally examine Wiltshire’s agriculture heritage through the overdue center a while, a interval famous as considered one of huge change.
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A Prospering Society: Wiltshire in the Later Middle Ages (Studies in Regional and Local History) by John Hare