The History Boys

The History Boys

Audiobook CD - 2006
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At a boys' grammar school in Sheffield, eight boys are being coached for the Oxbridge entrance exams. It is the mid-eighties, and the main concern of the unruly bunch of bright sixth-formers is getting out, starting university - and starting life. At the heart of The History Boys are four characters, each with contrasting outlooks on teaching and school: Hector, an eccentric English teacher with no interest in exams; Irwin, a young supply teacher who sees history as "entertainment"; Mrs. Lintott, a traditionalist, who teaches "history, not histrionics"; and, a Headmaster obsessed with results.
Publisher: North Kingstown, R.I. : BBC Audiobooks America, p2006.
ISBN: 9781602830257
9780792749875
0792749871
Branch Call Number: CDAUDIO 791.44 Bennett 2006
Characteristics: 2 audio discs (2 hr., 30 min.) :,digital ;,4 3/4 in.

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