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Sources on Politics 1820s&1830s

Political history is always complicated; below are the main sources I’ve used for the politics episodes set in the 1820’s and 1830’s. You can always find plenty more, depending on your particular interests. Hopefully these are a useful starting point. https://www.alistairlexden.org.uk/news/hanoverian-succession-and-downfall-tory-party-tercentenary-essay http://www.victorianweb.org/history/emancipation2.html https://history.blog.gov.uk/2012/01/01/the-institution-of-prime-minister/ https://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/periods/hanoverians/ultra-tories-and-fall-wellington-government-1830 https://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/bitstream/handle/2027.42/50994/220.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y http://www.irishidentity.com/stories/emancipation.htm Napier, C “The War Read more…

SOURCES: PETERLOO MASSACRE

There are a lot of sources for this episode. I used a lot of general background material on the period, and on the British Military that I’d used for the Napoleonic Episodes and Mt Tambora Specific sources for the Peterloo episode were “Hand Weavers Lament” (Traditional/Popular song) Artists Print “The Read more…