Table of Contents:
  • Daniel Defoe.
  • Defoe's England.
  • Town life in the eighteenth century.
  • London; one-fifth of England.
  • Roads, rivers, and canals.
  • A study in legal repression.
  • William Cobbett.
  • Rural rides.
  • Robert Owen and Owenism.
  • Rousseau's "Social contract".
  • Marx's 'Capital'.
  • William Morris and the modern world.
  • Henry Ford.
  • The Webbs: prophets of the new order.