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    Description"The Worst Children's Jobs in History" takes you back to the days when being a kid was no excuse for getting out of hard labor. This book tells the stories of all the children whose work fed the nation, kept trains running, and put clothes on everyone's backs over the last few hundred years of Britain's history. From a jigger-turner to a turnip-picker, from an orderly boy to a matchbox maker, this book will tell you things you probably didn't want to know about the back-breaking realities of being a child in the past.


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    Title
    The Worst Children's Jobs in History
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Tony Robinson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 189 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 363 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780330442862
    ISBN 10: 0330442864
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25520
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y4.2
    BIC reading level and special interest qualifier V2: 5AK
    BIC E4L: NF9+
    BIC subject category V2: YNH
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC children’s book marketing category: D5N79
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    B&T General Subject: 217
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Ingram Subject Code: SO
    Libri: I-SO
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    B&T Book Type: JN
    BISAC V2.8: JNF010000, SOC047000
    BIC subject category V2: 5AK
    DC22: 331.3/109
    LC classification: HD6231 .R63 2006
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 331.310941, 331.3109
    BISAC V2.8: HIS054000, JNF052040
    Thema V1.0: YNH
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations (chiefly col.)
    Publisher
    Pan MacMillan
    Imprint name
    MACMILLAN CHILDREN'S BOOKS
    Publication date
    01 September 2006
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Tony Robinson has written many books on historical subjects, including Tony Robinson's Kings and Queens and The Worst Jobs in History. He has written several television series for children including Maid Marion and Her Merry Men for which he received a BAFTA and a Royal Television Award. He presents's Channel 4's archaeology series Time Team, and played Baldrick in Blackadder.