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  • Health, Medicine, and Society in Victorian England

    Health, Medicine, and Society in Victorian England
    av Mary Wilson Carpenter

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275989521

    This work offers a social and cultural history of Victorian medicine "from below," as experienced by ordinary practitioners and patients, often described in their own words.Health, Medicine, and Society in Victorian England is a human story of medic…

  • Victorian Technology

    Victorian Technology
    av Herbert Sussman

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275991692

    An enlightening history of 19th-century technology, focusing on the connections between invention and cultural values.Victorian Technology: Invention, Innovation, and the Rise of the Machine captures the extraordinary surge of energy and invention t…

  • The Sporting Life

    The Sporting Life
    av Nancy Fix Anderson

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275989996

    This lively and intriguing study looks at the way sports both reflected and shaped Victorian society.Just as our own games have a lot to say about modern American culture, so sports are a prism through which we can gain valuable insights into Victor…

  • Gone To The Shops

    Gone To The Shops
    av Kelley Graham

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275989989

    When Adam Smith wrote in 1776 that England was a nation of shopkeepers, he meant that commerce was a major factor in political decisions. Smith's observation was even more on-target for Victorian England: shopkeepers, shops, and shopping were a vita…

  • Victorian Childhoods

    Victorian Childhoods
    av Ginger S. Frost

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275989668

    The experiences of children growing up in Britain during Victorian times are often misunderstood to be either idyllic or wretched. Yet, the reality was more wide-ranging than most imagine. Here, in colorful detail and with firsthand accounts, Frost…

  • Courtship and Marriage in Victorian England

    Courtship and Marriage in Victorian England
    av Jennifer Phegley

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313375347

    This book examines the popular publications of the Victorian period, illuminating the intricacies of courtship and marriage from the differing perspectives of the working, middle, and upper classes.In contemporary culture, the near obsessive pursuit…

  • Food and Cooking in Victorian England

    Food and Cooking in Victorian England
    av Andrea L. Broomfield

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275987084

    Nine recipes serve as entry points for detailing the history of food production, cooking, and diet throughout Queen Victoria's reign in England. More than that, however, Broomfield offers an introduction to the world of everyday dining, food prepara…

  • Victorian Needlework

    Victorian Needlework
    av Kathryn Ledbetter

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313386602

    Marrying two exceptionally popular topics-needlework and women's history-this book provides an authoritative yet entertaining discussion of the diversity and importance of needlework in Victorian women's lives.Victorian Needlework explores these ubi…

  • Victorian Religion

    Victorian Religion
    av Julie Melnyk

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275991241

    Religion permeated almost every aspect of Victorian life and culture, from Parliamentary politics to issues of marriage and sexuality, from class relations to literature and the life of the imagination. In order to understand Victorian culture and w…

  • Family Ties in Victorian England

    Family Ties in Victorian England
    av Claudia Nelson

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275986971

    The Victorians were passionate about family. While Queen Victoria's supporters argued that her intense commitment to her private life made her the more fit to mother her people, her critics charged that it distracted her from her public responsibili…