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  • Workhouses of London and the South East

    Workhouses of London and the South East
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750987776

    Our image of workhouses has often been coloured by the writings of authors such as Charles Dickens. But what was the reality? Where exactly were all these institutions located - and what happened to them? You might be surprised to discover that a bu…

  • Children's Homes

    Children's Homes
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526701350

    What image does the word orphanage conjure up in your mind? A sunny scene of carefree children at play in the grounds of a large ivy-clad house? Or a forbidding grey edifice whose cowering inmates were ruled over with a rod of iron by a stern, starc…

  • Workhouses Of The North

    Workhouses Of The North
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752440019

    A beautifully illustrated A-Z of the workhouses of the North of England.

  • Workhouses of the Midlands

    Workhouses of the Midlands
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752444888

    The workhouse system officially ended in 1930, and the world in now a very different place. Many former workhouse buildings have vanished; the survivors, ironically, have often been converted into luxurious houses and flats, and their original purpo…

  • The Workhouse Encyclopedia

    The Workhouse Encyclopedia
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752470122

    This fascinating, fully illustrated volume is the definitive guide to every aspect of the workhouse and of the poor relief system in which it played a pivotal part. Compiled by Peter Higginbotham, one of Britain's best-known experts on the subject,…

  • The Workhouse Encyclopedia

    The Workhouse Encyclopedia
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750956710

    Where was my local workhouse? What records did they keep? What is gruel and is it really what inmates lived on? How did you get out of a workhouse? What famous people were once workhouse inmates? Are there any workhouse buildings I can visit? If the…

  • A Grim Almanac of the Workhouse

    A Grim Almanac of the Workhouse
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752487397

    For two centuries, the shadow of the workhouse hung over Britain. The recourse of only the most desperate, dark and terrible tales of malnutrition, misery, mistreatment and murder ran like wildfire through the poorer classes, who lived in terror of…

  • The Workhouse Cookbook

    The Workhouse Cookbook
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752447308

    This wonderfully evocative read explores every aspect of life - and diet - in the workhouse. Including a complete reprint of the 1901 Manual of Workhouse Cookery, and with more than 100 photographs, recipes, plans and dietary tables, it is a shockin…

  • The Prison Cookbook

    The Prison Cookbook
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752454238

    This copiously illustrated book takes the lid off the real story of prison food.Including the full text of an original prison cookery manual compiled at Parkhurst Prison in 1902, it examines the history of prison catering from the Middle Ages (when…

  • On the Road: First-hand accounts of visits to workhouse casual wards from Somerset to Yorkshire (1928-35)

    On the Road: First-hand accounts of visits to workhouse casual wards from Somerset to Yorkshire (1928-35)
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781976231742

  • Life in a Victorian Workhouse

    Life in a Victorian Workhouse
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841653389

    The word 'workhouse' has a grim resonance even today, conjuring up a vision of the darker side of Victorian Britain. Almost every town had at least one workhouse, and most people dreaded ending up there. Here we examine how workhouses came into bein…

  • Voices from the Workhouse

    Voices from the Workhouse
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752467498

    Voices from the Workhouse tells the real inside story of the workhouse - in the words of those who experienced the institution at first hand, either as inmates or through some other connection with the institution. Using a wide variety of sources -…

  • Workhouse at War: 1914-1918

    Workhouse at War: 1914-1918
    av Peter Higginbotham

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750954556

    The Workhouse at War: 1914-1918

  • Indoor Paupers by 'One of Them': Life Inside a London Workhouse

    Indoor Paupers by 'One of Them': Life Inside a London Workhouse

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781482083989