Download Empire’s Children, Child Emigration, Welfare, and the Decline of the British World, 1869–1967 Free

Download Empire’s Children, Child Emigration, Welfare, and the Decline of the British World, 1869–1967 Free

Download Empire’s Children, Child Emigration, Welfare, and the Decline of the British World, 1869–1967 Free Between 1869 and 1967, government-funded British charities sent nearly 100,000 British children to start new lives in the settler empire. This pioneering study tells the story of the rise and fall of child emigration to Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Southern Rhodesia. In the mid-Victorian period, the book reveals, the concept of a global British…


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Book Author: Ellen Boucher
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publisher Date: 2014-03-13
print Type: BOOK
language: en