Dragon Days: Education at an English Preparatory School, the Dragon School, Oxford 1949-1955

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This book is an experiment undertaken fifty-seven years on by Jamie Bruce Lockhart and Alan Macfarlane to try to recall and analyse their life at an English boarding school (Dragon School, Oxford) between 1949 and 1955. The book is a period piece and also an account of a rather special school. This has both advantages and disadvantages. It means that the school cannot be held to be representative of preparatory boarding establishments of that time. On the other hand, the Dragon appears to us to be interesting both in the ...

Dragon Days: Education at an English Preparatory School, the Dragon School, Oxford 1949-1955 2012, The Village Digital Press, Market Rasen

ISBN-13: 9780857182005

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