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A study which combines personal reminiscences with careful historical research, the myth of the ‘good old days’ is summarily dispensed with; Robert Roberts describes the period of his childhood, when the main affect of poverty in Edwardian Salford was degradation, and, despite great resources of human courage, few could escape such a prison.

Approx 288 Pages // Paperback

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