Paperback Shaftesbury : the great reformer / Richard Turnbull.
Publication year: 2010
Publisher: Oxford : Lion,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780745953489 (pbk.) : 0745953484 (pbk.) :
Lord Shaftesbury campaigned tirelessly to limit factory hours, to stop the use of boys as chimney sweeps and children in coalmines, and to develop a universial education. This book details his upbringing, education and work as a politician. It considers how he combined political and legislative action with voluntary Christian societies.
288 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.