The Butcher, the Baker, the Candlestick Maker on Apple BooksThe Butcher, the Baker, the Candlestick Maker is a witty, insightful and surprising history of modern Britain, narrated through the colourful stories of the men and women who forged the country. At the beginning of each decade for years the national census has presented a self-portrait of the British Isles. The census has surveyed Britain from the Napoleonic wars to the age of the internet, through the agricultural and industrial revolutions, possession of the biggest empire on earth and the devastation of the 20th century's two world wars. In The Butcher, the Baker, the Candlestick Maker , Roger Hutchinson looks at every census between the first in and the latest in He uses this much-loved resource of family historians to paint a vivid picture of a society experiencing unprecedented changes.
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Since its first census in Britain has moved from being an agricultural to an industrial to a service economy. It fought Napoleonic, American and world wars and built and lost an empire. It has seen the trades of spragger, snuffer-maker and abecedarian a freelance teacher of the alphabet pass into history along with the Manx and Norn languages — though Cornish, ignored for years, was listed as a living language in the census. The recorded population has increased from 8. Behind it all stands the figure of John Rickman, one of those forceful historical characters who happened to be in the right place at the right time.