Edwardians

Ten Scenes of Day to Day Life in the Edwardian Era

Sometimes living, breathing history can sometimes be lost in all the facts. The names and dates quickly become stale and boring and other sources are needed to bring it to life. I personally like looking at paintings and portraits of the period to get a glimpse of the past through the eyes of the artists …

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Scandal Society

Society and Scandal in Edwardian England

When we look at portraits of doughty Edwardians, read etiquette books from the period, and watch period films, it is easy to believe society of one hundred years ago was more genteel, more moral, and better behaved than today’s world. However, high society of the Edwardian era functioned because it presented the outward appearance of …

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Books

Summer Reads

Kick back this summer and be swept away to another time with the following books: buy from: Amazon | Borders | B & N | Indiebound | Powell’s

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