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John Heritage's Country

Christopher Dyer

in A Country Merchant, 1495-1520: Trading and Farming at the End of the Middle Ages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199214242
eISBN:
9780191740954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199214242.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Economic History

The countryside around Moreton in Marsh, the centre of Heritage's wool trading and farming, is analysed in terms of the inhabitants’ sense of identity. This was not provided by the units of local ... More


The Negative View

SIDNEY POLLARD

in Marginal Europe: The Contribution of Marginal Lands since the Middle Ages

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206385
eISBN:
9780191677106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206385.003.0004
Subject:
History, Economic History

This chapter begins with an account of what has traditionally been the predominant view, to the effect that marginal areas are poor, backward, and undesirable, and that their populations are the poor ... More


Geographies of Selling: The Grocery Trades in Provincial Towns

Jon Stobart

in Sugar and Spice: Grocers and Groceries in Provincial England, 1650-1830

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199577927
eISBN:
9780191744884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577927.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Economic History

Chapter 4 examines in detail the changing geography of the retail grocery trade. At the national scale, retailing responded to shifts in the number and socio‐economic circumstances of consumers, a ... More


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