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He shows in particular how the traditional aristocratic order transmitted through the public schools, with their prefects and fags for example, was transferred onto the colonial empire, turned into a huge playing ground with high-ranking officials in decision-making positions prone to betray infantile comportments in some instances.
The outrage which it triggers would not be merely cosmetic and histrionic—a matter of burlesque and travesty—but instead offers resistance to middle-class, patriarchal values. So, in these fictions two lesser known, albeit authentic, Victorian people — Captain Fitzroy and Syms Covington — are rescued from oblivion through the painstaking labour of two historical novelists and they steal the limelight from Darwin for once.
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