Cradles of Success: Britain's Premier Public Schools

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Mario Di Monaco has managed to embrace the full gamut of tradition in what he has assembled in this book, and his obvious personal enjoyment of its subject adds to its charm. There is little, if any, lasting element of civilised culture which survives but for the stability and adaptability of institutions, whether parliament, church, gallery or school, and Dr Di Monacos book shows that the British independent schools have more than a colourful and controversial past; they continue to have a major part to play in the shape ...

Cradles of Success: Britain's Premier Public Schools 2012, The University of Buckingham Press, Buckingham

ISBN-13: 9781908684066

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