Politics, Finance, and the People

Economical Reform in England in the Age of the American Revolution, 1770–92

  • Earl A. Reitan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 1-5
  3. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 6-15
  4. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 16-36
  5. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 62-94
  6. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 95-113
  7. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 114-138
  8. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 139-162
  9. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 163-188
  10. Earl A. Reitan
    Pages 189-225
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 226-278

About this book


This book traces the changes in the organization of the British economy following the War of American Independence, which unleashed a political crisis and popular movement in Britain based on demands for 'economical reform'.


crisis economy finance foundation organization organizations science and technology stability

Authors and affiliations

  • Earl A. Reitan
    • 1
  1. 1.Illinois State UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2007
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-35796-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-21103-2
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