Of Cabbages and Kings: The History of Allotments, by Caroline Foley.

I recently found a copy of this in a second hand bookshop.  It is a bit of a whistle top tour.  Her book “encompasses a broad swathe of history” and “takes great strides through the past ten centuries.”  She shows how allotments were affected by forces and events in the world, like wars and revolutions … Continue reading Of Cabbages and Kings: The History of Allotments, by Caroline Foley.