The Victorian World: Facts and Fictions

by
Ginger S. Frostauthor

Ginger S. Frost is university research professor of history at Samford University, in Birmingham, Alabama. She is author of four books about Victorian England.

The Victorian World: Facts and Fictions

20180930

ABC-CLIO

Pages 256
Topics World History

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The Victorian World: Facts and Fictions

Author(s): Frost, Ginger;
Contributors: Frost, Ginger;
Abstract:

An introduction to the myths and realities of the history of Victorian Britain, with accompanying primary sources.


• Corrects nine myths about the Victorian era, with explanations of why these myths began

• Includes over 50 primary documents from a wide variety of genres

• Covers all classes of Victorian life, featuring the voices of women, children, the poor, and racial minorities

• Offers a nontraditional approach to studying Victorian Britain

• Provides a starting point for discussions about historical memory and historiography, and the differences between myth, memory, and history

SortTitle: victorian world: facts and fictions
Keyword(s): World History
Author Info:
Ginger S. Frostauthor

Ginger S. Frost is university research professor of history at Samford University, in Birmingham, Alabama. She is author of four books about Victorian England.

eISBN-13: 9781440855917
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440855900
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 256
Publication Date: 20180930
Series: Historical Facts and Fictions