Britain's battalions were doing their best to stop Boney in his tracks. The Industrial Revolution had begun to turn the lives of European workers upside down. The first flush toilet and the first indoor shower received patents. The era of the longways country dance had just peaked, with the waltz and the quadrille lining up to take their place.
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You can also examine this Regency bibliography to spark your own inquiries. This is is a hefty and complete bibliography, touching not only on the readily available books of our own time but on primary historical tomes. A starter bookshelf of must-read books on the Regency will eventually appear.