Sailors; Sailing; Impressment; Social classes; Deception; Male impersonators; Women; Aristocracy (Social class); Man-woman relationships; Love; Social classes; Popular music -- England -- 19th century;
A woman poses as a duke to rescue her lover from a pressgang.
One of the goals of the present federal income tax system is to tax individuals to the extent of their ability to pay. This concept of vertical equity did not originate in the current century. Analysis of the tax laws of the American colonies...
Money; Wealth; Great Britain -- Politics and government; Banks and banking; Social classes; Social conflict; Poor; Poverty; Aristocracy (Social class); Wit and humor; Popular music -- England -- 19th century;
The poor are paying their share and more for the country.
Inheritance and succession; Poor; Wealth; Social acceptance; Social classes; Social conflict; Aristocracy (Social class); Snobs and snobbishness; Marriage; Family; Dandies; France; Food; Wine; Popular music -- England -- 19th century;
A man inherits money from his family and changes his lifestyle.