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Aspects of Liberalism in Sheffield 1849-1886

  title={Aspects of Liberalism in Sheffield 1849-1886},
  author={D. E. Fletcher},
The introduction traces the origins of Sheffield Liberalism in the reform movements of 1790 - 1848. Part one looks at the divisions between the Whig Radicals and the Democrats and the decline and disappearance of t~~ ·Democrats in 1854. Liberals were agreed about the Crimean and China Wars and middle class control of the party was firmly established by 1857. Part two examines Liberal attitudes to Italy, Poland and the American Civil War, the strugg1e ,for parliamentary reform and the… Expand