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By Howard Chadwick

solid in Paradise is an ancient novel, in accordance with truth, that follows the fortunes of operating households in Witton Park, a small village in County Durham, England, from the hole of the iron works within the mid-1800s, in the course of its zenith within the 1860s to its decline and closure within the 1880s.

Through the eyes and lives of migrants from different components of england, the days and tribulations of this difficult, right down to earth and occasionally bitterly divided neighborhood are delivered to existence. Witton Park within the overdue 19th century was once a bonanza to capital traders and attracted staff in droves —numbers that a ways outstripped the extra well-known gold rushes of California and the Klondike. Wages erupted in order that males labouring within the iron works or mining coal from the neighborhood pits earned 3 or 4 occasions than that of an agricultural employee. Employment at Witton Park introduced remarkable wealth to many traditional humans yet for others it introduced misery.

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