“The Mohocks” terrorise streets of London (51 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

In March-April 1712 the streets of London were prey to marauding bands of rakish young men went by the name <!--[if gte mso 9]> Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE …-->

Citation:
Editors. "“The Mohocks” terrorise streets of London". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 02 December 2006
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=1704, accessed 10 December 2016.]