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Darkest England

  • 283 Pages
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W.W. Norton , New York
England -- Fic

Places

En

StatementChristopher Hope.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.H65 D37 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 283 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL983035M
ISBN 100393040402
LC Control Number96020710
OCLC/WorldCa34772161

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Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. In Darkest England, and the Way Out by William Booth. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Booth, William, Title: In Darkest England, and the Way Out Language: English: LoC Class: HV: Social sciences: Social pathology, Social and Public Welfare Cited by: IN DARKEST ENGLAND and THE WAY OUT.

by GENERAL BOOTH (this Etext comes from the 1st ed. pub. The Salvation Army) To the memory of the companion, counsellor, and comrade of nearly 40 years. The sharer of my every ambition for the welfare of mankind, my loving, faithful, and devoted wife this book is dedicated.

PREFACE. Published in amidst the turmoil of the death of his beloved wife, Catherine, “In Darkest England” was hailed as a revolutionary approach to coping with the social ills facing Great Britain at the time.

Although years old, this revolutionary book of Victorian England still has much to say of note today. - Summary by Tom Hirsch. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. William Booth (Booth, William, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.

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