In "The Victorians", Jeremy Paxman offers his personal take on the most important and influential period of our national past. Using the paintings of the era as his starting point - in his view, the o...
Description Status: New - Pages: 32, Paperback, Franklin Watts more
We live in the world which the Victorians created. The global village is Victorian village. Their two great inventions go hand in hand: industrial capitalism and imperialism. Historians in the past ha...
Description Status: New - Victorian Workhouse The grim reality of life in a Victorian workhouse is researched and described by Neville Land. more
A History of Victorian Literature offers a wide-ranging narrative overview of literature in Great Britain between 1830 and 1900 exploring the extraordinarily varied literary production and reception o...
Description A History of Victorian Literature offers a wide-ranging narrative overview of literature in Great Britain between 1830 and 1900 exploring the extraordinarily varied literary production and reception o... more
Departing from traditional historiography focused on the economic role of resource development, this book incorporates an understanding of the connections between science and technology, nation and im...
Description Status: New - Pages: 448, Edition: New Ed, Paperback, Sutton Publishing Ltd more
Reveals how the literary voice of the Victorian age gives expression to a culminating crisis of the Western conscience. This work demonstrates how the power of Victorian literature lies in its gift of...
Description Status: New - Twenty-nine meticulously rendered, ready-to-color illustrations portray the many distinctive styles.... more
Description Dad's are like sunflowers in the garden, head and shoulders above the rest more
AdvantagesA good basic introduction
DisadvantagesMay contain information from other sources that has not been credited
AdvantagesFun and informative
AdvantagesFree, lots to see, plenty of info enhanced by audio tour, impressive and stunning collection
DisadvantagesLots of repeat instruments, audio tour online, no toilets, disabled access limited