Did 'King Dirt' and 'Bumbledom' defeat the objects of the Public Health Act, 1848? A case study of the political, social and cultural attitudes to public health reform in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Gateshead and Sunderland, 1835-58.

Degree: 
Ph.D.
Date awarded: 
1999
Author: 
Friswell, Caroline A.
Time period: 
1835 - 1858
Supervisor(s): 
Heesom, Alan J.
University: 
Durham
Department: 
Hist.