Landownersip and power in modern Europe /

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Bibliographic Details
Imprint:London ; New York : HarperCollins Academic, 1991.
Description:iv, 265 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Land tenure -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.
Land tenure -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Landowners -- Europe.
Politics and government
Land tenure.
Landowners.
Europe.
History.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1338664
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Other authors / contributors:Blinkhorn, Martin, 1941-
Gibson, Ralph, 1943-
ISBN:0049400916
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgements
  • 6. Peasants and Rural Notables in the Bavarian Palatinate 1816-1933
  • Great Britain and Ireland
  • 7. Landownership and the Exercise of Power in an Industrializing Society: Lancashire and Cheshire in the Nineteenth Century
  • 8. Landownership and Power in Nineteenth-Century Ireland: the Decline of an Elite
  • Italy
  • 9. Commercial Agriculture and the Crisis of Landed Power: Bologna, 1880-1930
  • 10. The City of the Sun: Red Cerignola, 1900-15
  • 11. Land and Power in Arcadia: Navarre in the Early Twentieth Century
  • Spain
  • 12. Agrarian Power and Crisis in Southern Spain: the Province of Badajoz, 1875-1936
  • Introduction
  • List of Contributors
  • Index
  • France
  • 1. Land and Power in the West of France, 1750-1914
  • 2. Large Landed Property and Its Influence in Nineteenth-Century Burgundy
  • 3. The Périgord: Landownership, Power and Illusion
  • Germany
  • 4. The Social and Political Power of the Prussian Junkers
  • 5. The Landed Elite of Hesse-Cassel in the Nineteenth Century