[LMB] Fwd: Re: TSK - Echoes

markus baur baur at chello.at
Tue Jul 23 07:42:14 BST 2019

it was mostly the disease environment that made cities population sinks



Am 22.07.2019 um 23:12 schrieb Marc Wilson:
> On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:34:05 -0500, Eric Oppen <ravenclaweric at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> Most of the sneering at factories was by people who were too rich to have
>> any idea of what life was like for the real poor.  They would rhapsodize
>> about how much better life was in the country.  Which it was, _if you owned
>> land!_  Tenants, OTOH, were at the mercy of their landlords, and life in
>> those quaint, picturesque country cottages was often pretty hellish.
> There was danger in the factories, of course.  But there were plenty of
> interesting ways to be killed or maimed on a farm, too (and there still
> are: it's one of the occupations with the highest risk of being
> mangled).
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