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Health and Education by Charles Kingsley
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.21" Width: 6.14" Height: 1.08" Weight: 1.64 lbs.
Release Date Dec 17, 2007
Publisher Tutis Digital Publishing Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN 8184564732 ISBN13 9788184564730
Availability 0 units.
More About Charles Kingsley
Charles Kingsley (1819 1875) led quite a wild life at university but, in 1842, he followed in his father s footsteps and was ordained as a priest. He was a Christian Socialist and spent his life campaigning for such things as better education for girls, and improving the living conditions of the working class. Victorian society was very inflexible and Kingsley was soon branded as a radical. His patriotic attitude to the Crimean War (1854 6), made him acceptable again and he became Chaplain to Queen Victoria. Later, royal influence led to his appointment as a Professor of History at Cambridge University. During his out of favour years he was a devoted priest in Hampshire and put his beliefs into practice. His work as a parish priest and his lecture tours as a Christian Socialist, always came first, leaving his writing to take second place."
Charles Kingsley was born in 1819 and died in 1875.
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