It is a fun read and highly entertaining as well as very informative.
This book features a great number of drawings from the Bettmann archive, and brief synopses in an ordered presentation of themes within the pictorial histories.
Oh yes, and if you think that farm life was much better- think again.... No wonder all we have are romantisized stories of the "good old days."
A wonderful reminder that the Gilded Age and Victorian era were more tarnished than golden!Published 24 days ago by Jill Joiner
Very interesting and insightful! Who knew how bad it was back then!?Published 1 month ago by se7enblackman
This is one of the most interesting and revealing book about the "good ol' days" that were pretty bad.
Read this book and see if you still wished you lived then. Read more
this is stuff that all kids in grade school and high school should be familiar with... it's the reality of a world before electricity.Published 6 months ago by D. Finley
This is a look at what life was really like before the current level of engineering and technology. Are you concerned about the emissions from cars and trucks, and wish that we... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Night Eagle
This author has decided to push the idea that the old days were completely horrible. He ignores all positives and focuses on the downsides.Published 8 months ago by Marion E. Van Pol
Wonderful and very informative. It truly opens up ones eye as to how hard life was during America's Victorian Age. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Adrian J. Tan