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History Today
Vol. 58, no. 11 (November 2008), p. 58-59

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Elizabeth Gaskell wrote 'Mary Barton' her novel about working class life in Manchester, 160 years ago. It was written from the heart, says Sue Wilkes, even though it angered the mill-owners who were her personal friends