The story of Peterloo
The Peterloo Massacre occurred in Manchester, England on August 16, 1819. A crowd of between 60,000 and 80,000 people had gathered to hear the famous and radical orator Henry Hunt, who was demanding reforms in Parliamentary representation. Though the crowd was peaceful, tensions were high, and the c...
|Published:||Manchester, University Press 1919.|
|Online Access:||HathiTrust Digital Library |
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