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Leisure and recreation in a Victorian mining community the social economy of leisure in north-east England, 1820-1914 by Alan Metcalfe

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Published by Routledge in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England,
  • Northumberland

Subjects:

  • Working class -- Recreation -- England -- Northumberland -- History -- 19th century,
  • Miners -- Recreation -- England -- Northumberland -- History -- 19th century,
  • Leisure -- England -- Northumberland -- History -- 19th century,
  • Recreation -- England -- Northumberland -- History -- 19th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAlan Metcalfe.
SeriesSport in the global society
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV76.E6 N67 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3394756M
ISBN 100415356970, 0203002962
LC Control Number2005005969

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