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Left-wing democracy in the English Civil War


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This pioneering study of Winstanley and the Digger movement offers a challenging analysis of the English Revolution and of the political ideas to which it gave rise. A comprehensive study of the social philosophy of Gerrard Winstanley. Chapters include The Background of the Civil War, The Development of Radical Political Thought During the Civil War, The Digger Movement, The Political and Social Philosophy of the Digger Movement, Winstanley’s Utopia.