Crime, Prosecution and Social Relations : The Summary Courts of the City of London in the Late Eighteenth Century Hardback
by Drew D. Gray
Offers a fascinating view of the social history of Georgian London through the workings of the Summary courts.
By analyzing the summary proceedings and the use of the law by ordinary citizens - to prosecute theft, violence and resolve disputes - this study represents an important addition to our understanding of the criminal justice system.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 228 pages, XII, 228 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 13/08/2009
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780230203976