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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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Twenty Years at Hull House is the story of the Hull House settlement by its founder Jane Addams. The settlement movement, which gained popularity first in London at the end of the 19th century, soon spread to the United States and was principally involved in improving the lives of the urban poor by providing opportunities for higher education and essential social services. Hull House, one of the most famous of the settlement houses, was located in the Near West Side community area of Chicago and was run by Jane Addams until her death in 1935. Twenty Years at Hull House is an important narrative of the settlement movement in the United States, which contributed significantly to the advancement of poor and working class peoples.

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ISBN:
9781420930429
Author:
Addams, Jane
Publisher:
Digireads.com
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Publication Date:
20080131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
164
Dimensions:
9.00x6.00x.38 in. .55 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Twenty Years at Hull House is the story of the Hull House settlement by its founder Jane Addams. The settlement movement, which gained popularity first in London at the end of the 19th century, soon spread to the United States and was principally involved in improving the lives of the urban poor by providing opportunities for higher education and essential social services. Hull House, one of the most famous of the settlement houses, was located in the Near West Side community area of Chicago and was run by Jane Addams until her death in 1935. Twenty Years at Hull House is an important narrative of the settlement movement in the United States, which contributed significantly to the advancement of poor and working class peoples.
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