TITLE

Shorter notices

AUTHOR(S)
Rose, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
English Historical Review;Apr94, Vol. 109 Issue 431, p491
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book `An Economic History of the English Poor Law, 1750-1850,' by George R. Boyer. Different forms of out relief under the Old Poor Law; Unemployment relief; Child allowances; Wage subsidies; Labor rates; Roundsman system; Rise in cereal prices; Decline of cottage industry.
ACCESSION #
9406101096

 

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