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Drink and Sobriety in Victorian Wales, 1820-95 by W. R. Lambert

Drink and Sobriety in Victorian Wales, 1820-95


Drink and Sobriety in Victorian Wales, 1820-95 by W. R. Lambert


It is extremely well written...a splendid achievement and a fine contribution to the social history of Wales. -Book News from Wales

About the Author

Dr William Rhys Lambert was educated at the University of Wales, Swansea.After completing his PhD thesis on the temperance movement in nineteenth-centuary Wales, he taught history for three years at Jones' West Monmouth School, Pontypool. Since 1972 he has been responsible for historical subjects at the University of Oxford Delegacy of Local Examinations where he is now Senior Assisstant Secretary.

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Publication date

9th December 1983


W. R. Lambert

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University of Wales Press


308 pages


Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900
Social & cultural history



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