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The Resource Workhouse, Pamela Oldfield

Workhouse, Pamela Oldfield

Label
Workhouse
Title
Workhouse
Statement of responsibility
Pamela Oldfield
Title variation
  • My story
  • Workhouse
Title variation remainder
  • workhouse
  • a Victorian girl's diary, 1871
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In January 1871 when Edith, the sheltered daughter of a wealthy widow, pays her first eventful visit to the workhouse for the poor. There she meets Rosie, a rebellious, quick-tempered orphan who is always getting into trouble. Edith soon finds herself drawn into Rosie's wild schemes and both their lives are never the same again. Includes brief historical notes and a timeline of events. First person recount. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oldfield, Pamela
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Literary form
novels
Series statement
  • My story
  • New South Wales Premiers Reading Challenge 5-6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Workhouses
  • Children of the rich
  • Poor girls
  • Orphans
  • Great Britain
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Workhouse, Pamela Oldfield
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: as Victorian workhouse. 2004
  • Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000043776922
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
173 p.
Isbn
9781407104805
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)241039106
Label
Workhouse, Pamela Oldfield
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: as Victorian workhouse. 2004
  • Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000043776922
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
173 p.
Isbn
9781407104805
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)241039106

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