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  • Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press (1 July 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0752459635
  • ISBN-13: 978-0752459639
  • Product Dimensions: 23.1 x 16.3 x 1.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 61,870 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Margaret Drinkall is a historian and full-time writer with a particular interest in local history and in the history of true crime. "Rotherham Workhouse," her first book exploring the history of Yorkshire's workhouses, has been a great success; "Rotherham Murder and Crime" followed at the end of 2009.

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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By helenoftroy on 4 Dec 2011
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A fascinating insight into the lives of the Sheffield poor and destitute in the 19th century. If you have anyone in your family who spent time in the workhouse, then this helps you understand why they were there, and what their lives were like. Well researched by Margaret Drinkall, and well written.
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Sheffield Workhouse 3 Jun 2012
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Book arrived great! Husband's grandmother and 2 siblings grew up in a Sheffield Workhouse after their parents were killed in a carriage accident. He was disappointed that not more was included about how CHILDREN were treated. It was interesting and at the same time, disheartening to learn the conditions in which they was raised. At age 14 she was sent to Pittsburgh, PA as an indentured servant. The other two to Canada.

Book construction was not best - a section fell out of the middle.
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