Shadows Of The Workhouse: The Drama Of Life In Postwar London (Call The Midwife)
|Publish Date:||January 2009|
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Title: Shadows Of The Workhouse: The Drama Of Life In Postwar London (Call The Midwife)
Paperback. Pub the Date: January. 2009 Pages: 312 in Publisher by: PHOENIX In the this follow up to CALL THE MIDWIFE. Jennifer Worth. A midwife working in the docklands area of ??East London in the 1950s tells down - to - earth stories about more stories about the people she encountered. There's Jane. who cleaned and generally helped out at Nonnatus House - she was taken to the workhouse as a baby and was allegedly the illegitimate daughter of an aristocrat. Peggy and Frank's parents both died within 6 months of each other and the children were left destitute. At the time. there was no other option for them but the workhouse. The Reverend Thornton-Appleby-Thorton. a missionary in Africa. visits the Nonnatus nuns and Sister Julienne acts as matchmaker. And Sister Monica Joan. the eccentric ninety-year- old nun. is accused of shoplifting some small items from the local market....
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Book Details Summary: The title of this book is Shadows Of The Workhouse: The Drama Of Life In Postwar London (Call The Midwife) and it was written by Jennifer Worth. This edition of Shadows Of The Workhouse: The Drama Of Life In Postwar London (Call The Midwife) is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is January 2009 and it has a recommended retail price of £7.99. There are 304 pages in the book and it was published by Phoenix. The 10 digit ISBN is 0753825856 and the 13 digit ISBN is 9780753825853. For the most current lowest price, Click Here.