6

The Upper and Middle Class Woman

Lecture no. 6 from the course: Victorian Britain

Loading the player...

Taught by Professor Patrick N. Allitt | 30 min | Categories: History

Courtship, marriage, and motherhood were central for women from the higher classes. Those eager for higher learning and careers faced many obstacles, but a determined few such as Florence Nightingale and George Eliot showed what could be done....