Item description for A Ragged Schooling: Growing Up in the Classic Slum by Robert Roberts...
In this autobiography, the author evokes his Edwardian childhood in his portrait of a vanished community as he tells how he and the other children of Salford struggled daily to survive the poverty that surrounded them.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 5" Height: 8" Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Release Date Aug 15, 1997
ISBN 1901341011 ISBN13 9781901341010
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More About Robert Roberts
Robert is Chief of Cardiology at Baylor College of Medicine.
Robert Roberts currently resides in the state of Texas. Robert Roberts was born in 1940.
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Enjoyable and well-written Jul 4, 2005
Personal account by Robert Roberts (a son of a shopkeeper within a large family) of his early years, growing up in a run-down area in Salford, Greater Manchester, England, covering the period from 1905 to about 1921.
Interesting, informative, well-written, entertaining; an enjoyable read. Worth reading.