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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
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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
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  • Slums
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • History
Label
The blackest streets : the life and death of a Victorian slum, Sarah Wise
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Bodley Head, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781844133314
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 333 p.
Isbn
9781844133314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
The blackest streets : the life and death of a Victorian slum, Sarah Wise
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Bodley Head, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781844133314
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 333 p.
Isbn
9781844133314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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