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The Leveller movement

a study in the history and political theory of the English great civil war ...

by Pease, Theodore Calvin

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Published by Printed by the Williams & Wilkins company in [Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Lilburne, John, 1614?-1657,
    • Levellers,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1642-1660

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Theodore Calvin Pease.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA405 .P3 1916a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, [1], 406 p.
      Number of Pages406
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6597713M
      LC Control Number17013261
      OCLC/WorldCa23621494

      Central to the Leveller strategy was the building of this mass movement. In January suppose copies of a Leveller’s petition were produced and collecting names was a mass activity. Rees argues that the Levellers became a “unique current within the English Revolution by being able to maintain a mass public presence through.   A Leveller manifesto: the text of a speech by William Everard to the Army 'Grandees' in © But the elimination of the Levellers as an organised political movement could not obliterate the.

      Nixy Bauer is a self-made Leveller. Dragging kids out of virtual reality and back to their parents in the real world. It’s normally easy cash, but Nixy’s latest mission is fraught with real. The Leveller was a British political magazine, to , collectively produced by a shifting coalition of radicals, socialists, marxists, feminists, and others of the British left and progressive movements. It was published during the years of the Labour government of James Callaghan and the beginning of the era of the Conservative administration of Margaret : Magazine.

      The revolutionary Leveller movement grew out of the explosive tumult of the s and the battlefields of the English Civil Wars. They were central figures in those turbulent years which resulted in the execution of Charles I and the abolition of the House of Lords, and brought Britain to the edge of a radical republican government. The gripping story of the Levellers, the radical movement at the heart of the English Revolution The Levellers, formed out of the explosive tumult of the s and the battlefields of the Civil War, are central figures in the history of democracy. In this thrilling narrative, John Rees brings to life the men--including John Lilburne, Richard Overton and Thomas Rainsborough--and women .


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The name was apparently applied to them inin derision of their beliefs in equality. The leader of the movement and its most indefatigable propagandist was John Lilburne.

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. Leveler, also spelled Leveller, member of a republican and democratic faction in England during the period of the Civil Wars and Commonwealth.

The Leveler movement originated in –46 among radical supporters of Parliament in and around London. The Levellers were a political movement during the English Civil War (–) committed to popular sovereignty, extended suffrage, equality before the law and religious tolerance.

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[Theodore Calvin Pease]. Book 1. The Leveller. Ratings Reviews published 4 editions. Nixy Bauer is a self-made Leveller. John Rees. The Reveller Revolution: Radical Political Organisation in England, London: Verso, £ John Rees co-authored one of my favourite books, A People's History of London.

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“A profound and scholarly account of the Levellers The book combines the military-political history of the English revolution with an account of the social and ideological struggles that produced, out of the backstreets of seventeenth-century London, one of modernity’s first revolutionary social movements.”.

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