Douglas Hay is Professor in Law and History at York University. His most recent book is Criminal Cases on the Crown Side of King's Bench 1740-1800. Peter Linebaugh is a Professor of History at the University of Toledo. His books include The London Hanged. John G. Rule was Professor of History at the University of Southampton until his retirement and is the author of Albion's People. E. P. Thompson was an English historian whose many books include The Making of the English Working Class. Cal Winslow is a Fellow in Environmental Politics at UC Berkeley and Director of the Mendocino Institute and co-editor of Rebel Rank and File.