Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Victorians: An Age in Retrospect” as Want to Read:
The Victorians: An Age in Retrospect
Who were the Victorians? Were they self-confident imperialists secure in the virtues of the home, and ruled by the values of authority, duty, religion and respectability? Or were they self-doubting and hypocritical prudes whose family life was authoritarian and loveless? Ever since Lytton Strachey mocked Florence Nightingale and General Gordon in Eminent Victorians, the ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 27th 2006 by Bloomsbury Academic
(first published May 23rd 2002)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.