How Our Ancestors Lived: A History of Life a Hundred Years Ago

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Public Record Office, 2002 - Reference - 197 pages
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David Hey draws on material from the 1901 census to paint a picture of what life was really like for our ancestors a hundred years ago. He describes work, play, love and death with expert text and a unique colection of historic photographs and graphic art. Illustrated case studies tell the stories of individual lives and allow the reader to build a picture of their own family's past.

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Contents

Preface ix
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THREE Migrants and Natives
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FOUR Victorian and Edwardian Houses
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