Serials: 101

Serials: 101 is an ongoing series on the Back of the Box where we discuss the history of serialized literature, as well as notable examples.

Serials: 1011776 May Episode

What of the colonial take on the mother country?

With the debt of 129 million pounds hanging over Britain’s head and ongoing discord on the continent, Prime Minister George Grenville had to act. He was brave and stubborn as well as miserly, believing "a national savings of two inches of candle was worth more than all of Pitt's victories."

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