The making of political identity: Edward Thompson and William Cobbett

Author: Rustin, Michael

Source: Soundings, Number 24, July 2003 , pp. 131-152(22)

Publisher: Lawrence and Wishart

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Mike Rustin looks at the crucial role played William Cobbett in the formation of Edward Thompson's identity as a writer and a radical.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: July 1, 2003

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