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The Resource New lives for old : [the story of Britain's child migrants], Roger Kershaw and Janet Sacks

New lives for old : [the story of Britain's child migrants], Roger Kershaw and Janet Sacks

Label
New lives for old : [the story of Britain's child migrants]
Title
New lives for old
Title remainder
[the story of Britain's child migrants]
Statement of responsibility
Roger Kershaw and Janet Sacks
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Between 1869 and the late 1930s, Britain sent thousands of children overseas: principally to Canada, but also to Australia and New Zealand and elsewhere in the Empire
Cataloging source
UKM
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1965-
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Kershaw, Roger
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Sacks, Janet
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  • Home children (Canadian immigrants)
  • Children with social disabilities
  • Canada
Label
New lives for old : [the story of Britain's child migrants], Roger Kershaw and Janet Sacks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [250]-251) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • p. 7
  • 1.
  • Two women pioneers.
  • p. 19
  • 2.
  • Journey to a new life.
  • p. 51
  • 3.
  • Barnardo, the biggest player.
  • p. 90
  • 4.
  • Catholic emigration movement.
  • p. 119
  • 5.
  • Farm schools and Kingsley Fairbridge.
  • p. 142
  • 6.
  • Second World War child evacuees.
  • p. 170
  • 7.
  • final phase.
  • p. 192
  • Afterword.
  • p. 230
  • Notes on the text.
  • p. 234
  • Tracing records of child migrants.
  • p. 240
  • Useful addresses.
  • p. 246
  • Selected websites.
  • p. 249
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 250
  • Index.
  • p. 252
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 256
Control code
ocm77797503
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
256 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781905615179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
New lives for old : [the story of Britain's child migrants], Roger Kershaw and Janet Sacks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [250]-251) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction.
  • p. 7
  • 1.
  • Two women pioneers.
  • p. 19
  • 2.
  • Journey to a new life.
  • p. 51
  • 3.
  • Barnardo, the biggest player.
  • p. 90
  • 4.
  • Catholic emigration movement.
  • p. 119
  • 5.
  • Farm schools and Kingsley Fairbridge.
  • p. 142
  • 6.
  • Second World War child evacuees.
  • p. 170
  • 7.
  • final phase.
  • p. 192
  • Afterword.
  • p. 230
  • Notes on the text.
  • p. 234
  • Tracing records of child migrants.
  • p. 240
  • Useful addresses.
  • p. 246
  • Selected websites.
  • p. 249
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 250
  • Index.
  • p. 252
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 256
Control code
ocm77797503
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
256 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781905615179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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