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Paperback. Illustrated with more than fifty photographs and drawing upon a variety of sources including court records and newspaper reports, this collection of true-crime stories provides an introduction to the darker side of Kingston-upon-Hull's past. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; BTC; HBT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 7. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446622
ISBN
9780752446622

€ 12.89

Paperback. Tells the shocking stories of infanticide, drunken brawls in town, the jealous, alcohol-fuelled raging of one betrayed husband, as well as the only instance in the Grimsby town's recorded history when a cooking implement has been used as a lethal weapon. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442952
ISBN
9780752442952

€ 12.89

Paperback. The historic city of Lincoln has a history going back to the Romans and a catalogue of crimes to match it. Combining research with photography, this title provides a feast of crime to haunt the imagination of any reader interested in criminal and local history. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459219
ISBN
9780752459219

€ 12.89

Paperback. Num Pages: 144 pages, chiefly Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSHF; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 185 x 10. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Steve Savage Publishers Limited United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904246244
ISBN
9781904246244

€ 17.99
€ 14.58

Paperback. Tells the history of life at Yew Tree Farm, North Cheshire, over the last years. Beginning in the era when shire horses pulled the plough and country news passed from mouth to mouth at the blacksmith's forge, this title explores a world and a way of life that has now vanished. Editor(s): Symes, Ruth A. Num Pages: 160 pages, Over 60 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; BGA; TV; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446530
ISBN
9780752446530

€ 15.75

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437460
ISBN
9780752437460

€ 12.89

Paperback. Explores the supernatural side of the city and its surrounding areas and finds many reports of unexplained happenings, weird goings-on and ghostly appearances. This book shows how the streets and buildings of Nottingham are alive (if that's the right word to use) with ghosts, ghouls and things that go bump in the night. Num Pages: 96 pages, Approx 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 234 x 6. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752441948
ISBN
9780752441948

€ 12.89

Paperback. Drawing on a wide variety of historical sources, 'Essex Villians' is a veritable who's who of the county's most notorious villians. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 125 x 11. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
History Publishing Group
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465746
ISBN
9780752465746

€ 12.89

Paperback. A history of literary Buckinghamshire Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; 2AB; DSB; WQH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
154
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949590
ISBN
9780750949590

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; VXQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 172 x 9. Weight in Grams: 248.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752489865
ISBN
9780752489865

€ 15.82

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 40 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 149 x 9. Weight in Grams: 174.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750958479
ISBN
9780750958479

€ 13.99
€ 11.02

Hardcover. Every page is bursting with strange tales of local interest: antiquities and relics, folklore and magic, strange deaths, wicked murders and the complete history of events such as the Bristol Riots of 1831, many of which are infamous. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 224 x 148 x 17. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454139
ISBN
9780752454139

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WGCF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 208 x 23. Weight in Grams: 578.
Publisher
Sigma Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850589778
ISBN
9781850589778

€ 15.99
€ 14.20

Paperback. This walking guide doubles as a detailed account of Manchester's architecture, its history and tourism attractions. There are walks throughout Manchester including such major entertainment and cultural centres as the Bridgewater Hall, Urbis, the Museum of Science and Industry, the Lowry and many more. Num Pages: 288 pages, 107 bw, 16 line/map. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WSZC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 207 x 20. Weight in Grams: 478.
Publisher
Sigma Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850588627
ISBN
9781850588627

€ 14.99
€ 12.87

Paperback. A history of Bootle Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 235 x 9. Weight in Grams: 315.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752406244
ISBN
9780752406244

€ 15.82

Paperback. The Thames has a long history. This illustrated guide traces the history of its crossing places, and relates their origins to local use and that of long-distance traders. It presents a snapshot of life as our immigrant ancestors saw it. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WGF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 358.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446936
ISBN
9780752446936

€ 17.77

Hardcover. Num Pages: 96 pages, 120 Black & white photos with maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKESD; WGF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 173 x 12. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
Middleton Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906008277
ISBN
9781906008277

€ 25.48

Paperback. Who is the unseen lady that makes her presence chillingly felt to those who fail to bid her 'Good Morning'? What was the featureless dark shadow that terrified a curious young boy exploring a disused fort? Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752460468
ISBN
9780752460468

€ 12.92

Paperback. Brings together 200 photographs, which illustrate the history of Shire Green, the much-changed district of Sheffield. This book aims to attract a readership - in Sheffield, Yorkshire, and further afield. Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 175 x 11. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750944144
ISBN
9780750944144

€ 17.77

Hardcover. Ideal for dipping into, this addictive little book will keep you entertained and informed. Featuring hundreds of snippets of information gleaned from the vaults of Scarborough's archives, it will delight residents and visitors alike. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 131 x 32. Weight in Grams: 358.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
368
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752476490
ISBN
9780752476490

€ 12.89

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950787
ISBN
9780750950787

€ 15.82

Paperback. A collection of Tees Valley curiosities that brings together a series of unusual, intriguing and extraordinary buildings, structures, incidents and people from all parts of the county. It contains relics from the area's industrial, ecclesiastical and military past, including puzzling earthworks at Thornaby Green; and Thornaby's Five Lamps. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; 1DBKEYN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950770
ISBN
9780750950770

€ 15.82

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456195
ISBN
9780752456195

€ 15.82

Paperback. A collection of unusual, curious and downright extraordinary events, people and phenomena from around the Durham county. Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750937313
ISBN
9780750937313

€ 15.82