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Eduqas English Language Non Fiction Reading Anthology | Contents of Extracts

pdodd | Friday January 01, 2016

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Women

  1. A letter from Florence Nightingale on Nurses - 1876
  2. A letter from a suffragette on voting rights - 1892
  3. An extract from Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management - 1861
  4. An article on the career of Ellen MacArthur - 2010
  5. An article from a website on men and women in society - 2014
  6. A website article on the plight of mothers in Mogadishu - 2011

Sport and Entertainment

  1. An extract from a book about a cycling pilgrimage - 1885
  2. Contemporary descriptions of football - 1801/1862
  3. A description of a ‘Penny Gaff by Henry Mayhew - 1862
  4. An extract from a biography of Amy Winehouse - 2012
  5. A newspaper article describing the Isle of Wight Music Festival - 2012
  6. An extract from the biography of Bradley Wiggins - 2012

Crime and Punishment

  1. An extract from the Richardson-McFarland Trial - 1869
  2. An extract describing the new prison at Pentonville - 1842
  3. Letters from Jack the Ripper - 1888
  4. A newspaper article describing the murder of Steve McNair - 2009
  5. A newspaper article looking at conditions in modern prisons - 2014
  6. A website article on the overhaul of prisons - 2016

Health

  1. A poster on how to deal with Cholera - 1849
  2. The Diary of a Resurrectionist - 1811-12
  3. An extract from a victim of a Resurrectionist - 1824
  4. A newspaper article where a medical condition is described - 2014
  5. A profile of an injured war veteran - 2016
  6. A magazine article on teenage obesity - 2011

War and Espionage

  1. The Gettysburg Address - 1863
  2. Chief Joseph’s Speech of Surrender - 1877
  3. Eyewitness Accounts of The Royal Observatory Bombing -1894
  4. Speech by Tony Blair on the Iraq War - 2003
  5. A newspaper article on a family paintballing trip - 2007
  6. Eyewitness Accounts in a newspaper article of Woolwich Attack - 2013

Working Conditions

  1. Interview with George Cadbury - 1898
  2. An extract from the autobiography of Frederick Douglass - 1845
  3. A song describing the Trimdon Grange Colliery Disaster - 1882
  4. A newspaper article on the working conditions at Amazon - 2013
  5. An...

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