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Paperback. Contained within the pages of this book are the stories behind the most notorious murders in Cheshire's history. Alan Hayhurst re-examines some of the crimes that shocked not only the county but Britain as a whole. Series: Sutton True Crime History. Num Pages: 152 pages, 65 black and white illlustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; JKV; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750940764
ISBN
9780750940764
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.36

Paperback. This is a collection of over 100 tales of murder, ghosts and ghouls, body-snatching and witch-burning, which reveal the darker side of genteel Edinburgh's history. Included are the macabre exploits of the capital's infamous villains - Deacon Brodie, and Burke and Hare. Num Pages: 192 pages, 45 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 186.
Publisher
Mainstream Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851584567
ISBN
9781851584567
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.70

Paperback. Series: Town and City Memories. Num Pages: 96 pages, Historical photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The Francis Frith Collection United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845891237
ISBN
9781845891237
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 15.42

Paperback. A selection of over 200 photographs of Manchester's Irish community. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; JFSL1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 159 x 8. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752488165
ISBN
9780752488165
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.34

Paperback. Helps readers discover the famous, infamous, notable, curious and eccentric people who were buried in Kent's churches, churchyards and cemeteries. This book contains many epitaphs of heroes and heroines, pioneers, inventors, poets, artists, sportsmen, politicians, a secret agent, Royalty and even smugglers. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; BG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 11. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445441
ISBN
9780752445441
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.34

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Hadrian's Wall has changed and developed over the last century Num Pages: 96 pages, 86 black & white illustrations, 100 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEY; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 302. 96 pages, 186 illustrations incl 100 colour. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Hadrian's Wall has changed and developed over the last century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEY; WQH; WQP. Dimension: 234 x 164 x 8. Weight: 298.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445608945
ISBN
9781445608945
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.32

Paperback. Lost Industries of the Tyne explores the dangerous and dirty trades that, over many centuries, made Tyneside the workshop of the world: shipbuilding, glass, pottery, salt, chemicals, iron and steel, ropes, cables, flour, grindstones and much much more. They all depended on coal, and the river Tyne - the superhighway to everywhere else. Num Pages: 144 pages, 150 black and white photos, maps, engravings. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; HBTK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 205 x 10. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
Newcastle Libraries & Information Service United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857952162
ISBN
9781857952162
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.26

Paperback. Drawing upon a range of sources, this book presents a collection of true-life tales which contains cases of hauntings, phantoms and poltergeists in Edinburgh area. This book takes the reader on a tour of city's streets and buildings, through convents, cellars, churches and attics. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 235 x 9. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752443560
ISBN
9780752443560
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.41

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Trentham has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 234 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445647029
ISBN
9781445647029
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.32

Paperback. An interesting look at the Welsh Military Airfields locations used during the war. Num Pages: 96 pages, 48 colour illustrations, 70 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; HBW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 304. 96 pages, 118 illustrations incl 48 colour. An interesting look at the Welsh Military Airfields locations used during the war. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKW; HBW; WQH. Dimension: 234 x 164 x 9. Weight: 304.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445609935
ISBN
9781445609935
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.32

Paperback. Completed in 1944 as a satellite airfield to nearby St David's, Brawdy soon supplanted its parent for meteorological reasons. Used initially by the RAF Coastal Command, it passed to the Royal Navy in 1946, becoming HMS Goldcrest. The base was used by the Navy up to 1974, when the RAF resumed control once again. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449234
ISBN
9780752449234
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 20.85

Paperback. A history of Rhondda Fawr Series: Then and Now. Num Pages: 96 pages, 160ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Pavilion Books
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752428437
ISBN
9780752428437
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

Paperback. Takes us on a tour of Gloucestershire's pathways and roads, demonstrating how the evolution of Gloucestershire society over time, from the pilgrims of the Middle Ages through the battle-scares of the Civil War and the industrial workers of the Victorian era, is reflected in changes in both the uses and nature of the county's footpaths. Num Pages: 160 pages, 84 b/w & 16 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445403
ISBN
9780752445403
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.44

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Buxton has changed and developed over the last century Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 182, 107 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296. 96 pages, 182 illustrations incl 107 colour. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Buxton has changed and developed over the last century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; WQH; WQP. Dimension: 233 x 164 x 9. Weight: 296.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445608174
ISBN
9781445608174
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.32

Paperback. Takes the reader on a tour of Shropshire's inns. Illustrated with over 100 images, this work offers an insight into the history of these crafted items. It is useful for those interested in the story behind the signs, and provides a guide for those who wish to locate them around the county. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752438436
ISBN
9780752438436
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.34

Paperback. Stalybridge & Dukinfield Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEN; HBTB; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410982
ISBN
9780752410982
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.36

Paperback. Covers the Whitehaven area from St Bees in the south to Parton in the north. This book takes us on a tour from south to north, passing through industrial, residential, commercial and rural areas. It examines the chemical industry, coal mines of the Preston Isle, shipbuilding, and the maritime connections of the South and North Harbours. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422398
ISBN
9780752422398
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.34

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 60 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 157 x 13. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750960632
ISBN
9780750960632
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.34

Sheet map, folded. Series: Old O.S. Maps of England and Wales. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMN; 3JJC; WQH; WTRM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 120 x 27. Weight in Grams: 24. One Inch Map 126. Series: Old O.S. Maps of England and Wales. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEMN; 3JJC; WQH; WTRM. Dimension: 146 x 120 x 27. Weight: 24.
Publisher
Alan Godfrey Maps
Publication date
2001
Edition
Facsimile of 1906 ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841512785
ISBN
9781841512785
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 6.87

Paperback. Leyton and Leytonstone are parts of the London Borough of Waltham Forest and lie just beyond the southern fringes of Epping Forest. This book describes the changes that have occurred in Leyton and Leytonstone over the years through the use of old postcards and photographs and modern-day views of the same locations. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 7. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449319
ISBN
9780752449319
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.38

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