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Oct 27, 1992
| ISBN 9780679741732
Dec 15, 2010
| ISBN 9780307773029
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Oct 27, 1992 | ISBN 9780679741732
Dec 15, 2010 | ISBN 9780307773029
In a provocative study that bristles with contemporary relevance, Himmelfarb demonstrates that the material and moral dimensions of poverty were inseparable in the minds of late Victorians, be they radical or conservative.
Gertrude Himmelfarb taught for 23 years at Brooklyn College and the Graduate School of the City University of New York, where she was named distinguished professor of history in 1978. Now professor emeritus, she lives with her husband, Irving Kristol,… More about Gertrude Himmelfarb
“A monumental achievement. “–Wall Street Journal
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