Hard Times

Hard Times Cover

Hard Times

By Charles Dickens

Pocket Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9781416523734, 429pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2007

Description
This story of class conflict in Victorian England serves as a powerful critique of the social injustices that plagued the Industrial Revolution.
THIS ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:
A concise introduction that gives the reader important background information
A chronology of the author's life and work
A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context
An outline of key themes and plot points to guide the reader's own interpretations
Detailed explanatory notes
Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work
Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction
A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience.

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