The Classic Slum

Salford Life in the First Quarter of the Century

Author: Robert Roberts

  • Penguin
  • Format: ePub eBook
  • Published: 26 Jul 1990
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Synopsis

A study which combines personal reminiscences with careful historical research, the myth of the 'good old days' is summarily dispensed with; Robert Roberts describes the period of his childhood, when the main affect of poverty in Edwardian Salford was degredation, and, despite great resources of human courage, few could escape such a prison.

Product details

  • Format: ePub eBook
  • ISBN: 9780141932354
  • Size: 129 x 198mm
  • Pages: 288
  • Published: 26 Jul 1990
  • Publisher: Penguin
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