This work reveals the story of women's lives in Wales during the 20th century. The areas of women's lives explored include: education; health; home life; leisure; politics; and waged work. The regional variations and differing linguistic and cultural traditions are also investigated.
Deirdre Beddoe is Emeritus Professor of Women's History at the University of Glamorgan. She is also a broadcaster and the author of several books on women's history, including Welsh Convict Women, Discovering Women's History: A Practical Manual and Back to Home and Duty: Women in Britain Between the Wars.