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The blackest streets : the life and death of a Victorian slum, Sarah Wise

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The blackest streets : the life and death of a Victorian slum
Title
The blackest streets
Title remainder
the life and death of a Victorian slum
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Wise
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the Victorian era, the Old Nichol was a notorious 15-acre slum in London's East End. Its squalid living conditions became a public scandal. Here, Sarah Wise, author of the award-winning 'The Italian Boy', explores the real lives behind the public outrage, laying bare the social and political conditions of the Old Nichol
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Wise, Sarah
Dewey number
  • 942.1'081
  • 942.1081
  • 942.1081
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slums
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • History
Label
The blackest streets : the life and death of a Victorian slum, Sarah Wise
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-321) and index
Control code
9780224071758
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 333 p.
Isbn
9780224071758
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., col. maps, ports.
Label
The blackest streets : the life and death of a Victorian slum, Sarah Wise
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-321) and index
Control code
9780224071758
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 333 p.
Isbn
9780224071758
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., col. maps, ports.

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