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What did it suggest to be center category in overdue nineteenth-century Ontario? How did the participants of the center classification outline themselves? notwithstanding basic, those questions have escaped the eye of social historians in fresh writing approximately Canada. The Victorian heart category, known as the spine of financial switch, the motor of political reform, and the resource of 1 set of ethical criteria, has eluded systematic research. a feeling in their accountability corrects this and reconstructs the identities that middle-class Victorians made for themselves in an period of monetary change.

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