Professionalism, Patronage and Public Service in Victorian London : The Staff of the Metropolitan Board of Works, 1856-1889, Hardback Book

Professionalism, Patronage and Public Service in Victorian London : The Staff of the Metropolitan Board of Works, 1856-1889 Hardback

Part of the History: Bloomsbury Academic Collections series

Description

This study of 19th-century local government examines the role of local government officials and the social origins of this growing bureaucracy.

As the predecessor of the London County Council, the Metropolitan Board of Works was an important body and its officials formed a large and significant professional group, not hitherto studied in such depth.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9781474241212

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