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Green Victorians : The Simple Life in John Ruskin's Lake District  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at May 7, 2017
Green Victorians : The Simple Life in John Ruskin's Lake District

Green Victorians : The Simple Life in John Ruskin's Lake District
by Vicky Albritton and Fredrik Albritton Jonsson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 022633998X | 216 Pages | PDF | 3.1 MB

Green Victorians tells the story of a circle of men and women in the English Lake District who attempted to create a new kind of economy, turning their backs on Victorian consumer society in order to live a life dependent not on material abundance and social prestige but on artful simplicity and the bonds of community.

The Shadowed Country: Claude McKay and the Romance of the Victorians  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 17, 2017
The Shadowed Country: Claude McKay and the Romance of the Victorians

The Shadowed Country: Claude McKay and the Romance of the Victorians by Josh Gosciak
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0813537312, 0813537320 | 216 pages | PDF | 0,8 MB

Victorians and Edwardians Abroad: The Beginning of the Modern Holiday  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sasha82 at March 6, 2017
Victorians and Edwardians Abroad: The Beginning of the Modern Holiday

Victorians and Edwardians Abroad: The Beginning of the Modern Holiday by Neil Matthews
2017 | ISBN: 1473834279 | English | 144 pages | EPUB | 8 MB

Evolution and the Victorians: Science, Culture and Politics in Darwin's Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at March 2, 2016
Evolution and the Victorians: Science, Culture and Politics in Darwin's Britain

Jonathan Conlin, "Evolution and the Victorians: Science, Culture and Politics in Darwin's Britain"
English | ISBN: 144113090X, 1441136096 | 2014 | 250 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Dining with the Victorians: A Delicious History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Oct. 18, 2015
Dining with the Victorians: A Delicious History

Dining with the Victorians: A Delicious History by Emma Kay
English | 15 Oct. 2015 | ISBN: 1445646544 | 272 Pages | True AZW3 (Kindle)/(EPUB/PDF conv) | 8.8 MB

From traditional seaside holiday treats like candy floss, ice cream and fish ‘n’ chips, to the British fascination for cooking and baking, the Victorian era has shaped British culinary heritage.

Aboriginal Victorians  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 1, 2014
Aboriginal Victorians

Aboriginal Victorians by Richard Broome
Allen & Unwin | June 1, 2005 | English | ISBN: 1741145694 | 498 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Early settlers saw Victoria and its rolling grasslands as Australia felix happy south land a prize left for Englishmen by God. However, for its original inhabitants this country was home and life, not to be relinquished without a fierce struggle.

BBC - The Victorians: Their Story in Pictures (2010)  Video

Posted by Polik88 at March 12, 2013
BBC - The Victorians: Their Story in Pictures (2010)

BBC - The Victorians: Their Story in Pictures (2010)
HDTV | English | MKV (H264) 25.000 fps 4000 Kbps | 1280x720 | AC3 192 Kbps 48.0 khz | 4x58mn | 4x1.71 GB
Genre: Documentary

Jeremy Paxman takes his love of Victorian paintings as the starting point for a journey into Victorian Britain. Such pictures may not be fashionable today, but they are a goldmine of information about the most dynamic age in British history. He investigates the most dramatic event of Victorian Britain: the explosion of great cities. At first the Victorians feared these new monsters in their midst, but then grew to love and transform them.

Terry Deary, "The Villainous Victorians (Horrible Histories)"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Aug. 3, 2011
Terry Deary, "The Villainous Victorians (Horrible Histories)"

Terry Deary, "The Villainous Victorians (Horrible Histories)"
Publisher: Scholastic Hippo | 1993 | ISBN: 0439954371/0590552902 | English | PDF | 128 pages | 14.14 Mb

Terry revisits one of the best-selling subjects on the list, and gives us more of the grim truth about the nasty nineteenth century.
BBC: The Victorians - Their Story In Pictures (2009) [Complete Series]

BBC: The Victorians - Their Story In Pictures (2009) [Complete Series]
HDTV 720p by MVGroup | Language: English | Subtitle: English | 4x58 mins | 1280x720 | MPEG4/ISO/AVC-3918 Kbps | 25fps | AC3-192 Kbps | 4x1.73 GB
Gener: Documentary, Art & Culture, Historical | User Rating: 8.4/10

Jeremy Paxman takes his love of Victorian paintings as the starting point for a journey into Victorian Britain. Such pictures may not be fashionable today, but they are a goldmine of information about the most dynamic age in British history. He investigates the most dramatic event of Victorian Britain: the explosion of great cities. At first the Victorians feared these new monsters in their midst, but then grew to love and transform them. Jeremy explores the canals and sewers, suburbs and back streets, workhouses and magnificent buildings of the great Victorian city, while also picturing the fun-filled chaos of Derby Day.

BBC - The Victorians [Complete Series]  Video

Posted by Berrevoets at April 26, 2010
BBC - The Victorians [Complete Series]

BBC - The Victorians [Complete Series]
DVDRip | English | 4x58 mins | XViD | 704×400 | PAL 25fps | MP3-128 Kbps | 4x746 Mb
Gener: Documentary

Jeremy Paxman takes his love of Victorian paintings as the starting point for a journey into Victorian Britain. Such pictures may not be fashionable today, but they are a goldmine of information about the most dynamic age in British history.