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Demons of domesticity : women and the English gas industry, 1889-1939

Author: Anne Clendinning
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2016.
Series: Modern economic and social history series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study offers a social history of the English gas industry from the 1880s to the late 1930s. It documents the role that women played in its development by considering the expansion of sales and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Clendinning
ISBN: 9781351945233 1351945238
OCLC Number: 988028896
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: 1. The Victorian kitchen revolutionised --
2. Exhibitions and the spectacle of selling --
3. Lady demons and 'well-dressed men' : gender and sales in the Edwardian gas industry --
4. 'Keep the gas fires burning!' War and reconstruction --
5. Marketing modernity : gas versus electricity between the wars --
6. 'A women's industry' : demonstrations of difference and equality.
Series Title: Modern economic and social history series.
Responsibility: Anne Clendinning.

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