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  • Paperback
  • 320
  • Lost Voices of the Edwardians 1901 1910 in Their Own Words
  • Max Arthur
  • English
  • 01 July 2018
  • 9780007216147

10 thoughts on “Lost Voices of the Edwardians 1901 1910 in Their Own Words

  1. says:

    This is my favorite kind of history book which is compiled using oral memoirs because who can describe it better than som

  2. says:

    In view of cutbacks in education health care and threatened pension reductions for public sector employees in today's Britain this book makes for sober reading Here the reader hears the voices of people from various walks of life who lived in Britain as it was during the Edwardian Age 1901 1910 In that era life for poor and working class Britons was hard brutish and usually short There was no public health service no pension progr

  3. says:

    I am a sucker for any book about the Victorians or Edwardians so when I spotted Max Arthur’s book in a charity shop I immediately bought it It is a compilation of testimony from people who grew up or lived during the Edwardian era

  4. says:

    This is a very informative and readable social history taken from oral history accounts and memoirs of Edwardian England It contains anecdotes

  5. says:

    I suspect these 'voices' are neither 'lost ' nor 'Edwardian ' I suspect they are made up by a modern Elizabethan called Major Disappointment

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    For some reason it seems to me that each time I buy a few titles these days I'm able to get them by subject usually at two While the title itself has an interesting tone to it the structure does not I commend how the author managed to categorize the personal accounts as the prologue or the end of an era commemorating the death of ueen Victoria home work life childhood and school travel and excursions military

  7. says:

    This book is brilliant; a fascinating description of life at the turn of the century from the people who lived it It's short extracts from different people from all walks of life which make powerful reading The description of the school master talking about the boys in his class how he supported them provided shoes and food to those to poor

  8. says:

    For a book based on archival materials I was disappointed I think it was just too piecemeal you never get to know

  9. says:

    Fascinating and vivid Another essential read in Arthur's series of oral histories

  10. says:

    Social history through personal accounts is great really interesting

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Lost Voices of the Edwardians 1901 1910 in Their Own Words

And coasts of Edwardian Britain This extraordinary period was fueled by a relentless sense of progress and witnessed the invention of many of the technologies now taken for granted This exc. This is a very informative and readable social history taken from oral history accounts and memoirs of Edwardian England It contains anecdotes and memories from a diverse group of people every class urban and rural men and women Northern and Southern It might have been nice to have seen some ethnic diversity beyond Jewish or Anglo Saxon in fact there are black men in some of the photos and Indian servants are mentioned but no one BAME is given a voice Apart from that there s a lot of variety It s full of details of life at the time and a good overvie

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Iting work draws together the experiences of people from all walks of life capturing the first generation that was able to record their lives on film and imbuing them with emotional immediacy.. Fascinating and vivid Another essential read in Arthur s series of oral histories


About the Author: Max Arthur

Max Arthur is an author who specialises in of the eBook ☆ first hand recollections of historical events He has worked closely with the Imperial War Museum to bring together two books in the Forgotten Voices series Forgotten Voices of the Great War and Forgotten Voices of the Second World War Prior to becoming a writer he served with the Royal Air Force and for some years was an actor.