A haunting meditation about love and loss hampshire england 1830 a wave of rural protest fuelled by grinding poverty and falling wages among agricultural workers is sweeping across southern england. A servant of the governor written by paul duthie review by richard tearle the swing riots took place during the 1830s beginning in kent england and spreading throughout the south of england and east anglia. Books advanced search new releases amazon charts best sellers more the new york timesr best sellers childrens books textbooks textbook rentals sell us your books best books of the month kindle ebooks advanced. A servant of the governor is an historical novel based on actual events surrounding the swing riots and their aftermath rather than a sweeping narrative of the riots it offers an examination of tiny almost fragmentary areas as it re creates the lives of two brothers joseph and robert mason who led protests against local farmers and clergy in hampshire. The governor of hong kong was the representative in hong kong of the british crown from 1843 to 1997 in this capacity the governor was president of the executive council and commander in chief of the british forces overseas hong kong the governors roles were defined in the hong kong letters patent and royal instructions
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