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Victorian Britain (Routledge Revivals)

An Encyclopedia

By Sally Mitchell

Routledge – 1988 – 986 pages

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Description

First published in 1988, this encyclopedia serves as an overview and point of entry to the complex interdisciplinary field of Victorian studies. The signed articles, which cover persons, events, institutions, topics, groups and artefacts in Great Britain between 1837 and 1901, have been written by authorities in the field and contain bibliographies to provide guidelines for further research. The work is intended for undergraduates and the general reader, and also as a starting point for graduates who wish to explore new fields.

Reviews

'For all libraries' - Reference and Research Book News

'Wealth of information made very accessible … easy to consult and a pleasure to explore.' - Reference Books Bulletin

'This reference should be on high school shelves.' - The Book Report

'Belongs in public and academic libraries' - Wilson Library Bulletin

'This encyclopedia compares most favorably to many of the historical dictionaries and encyclopedias already published on this era' - CHOICE

Name: Victorian Britain (Routledge Revivals): An Encyclopedia (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Sally Mitchell. First published in 1988, this encyclopedia serves as an overview and point of entry to the complex interdisciplinary field of Victorian studies. The signed articles, which cover persons, events, institutions, topics, groups and artefacts in Great Britain...
Categories: British History, Modern History 1750-1945, Social & Cultural History, Encyclopedias, History