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Law and Governance in Britain Conference, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada, 20-21 October 2017

Dear all,

The sixth Law and Governance in Britain Conference, co-sponsored by the Department of History and the Faculty of Law, Western University, will take place on 20-21 October 2017. This conference focuses on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Britain. Information about the event, including the programme and registration details, will be found here:

NECBS Fall Meeting--October 13th and 14th

Dear H-Albion Members,

The Northeast Conference on British Studies will hold its annual fall meeting on October 13th and 14th at Endicott College in Beverly, Massachusetts. Registration is now open for this meeting. Details can be found at The regular registration rate (including meals and receptions) is $90. The graduate student rate is $30. To ensure these rates, attendees should register by September 30th.

Francis Young, ed.
Michael Questier

Questier on Young, 'Rookwood Family Papers, 1606-1761'

Francis Young, ed. Rookwood Family Papers, 1606-1761. Suffolk Records Society Series. Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2016. Illustrations. 184 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-080-4.

Reviewed by Michael Questier (Queen Mary University of London)
Published on H-Albion (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth