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Map. Series: Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Lancashire. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; 3JJG; HBTP1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 153 x 2. Weight in Grams: 26.
Publisher
Alan Godfrey Maps
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847841575
ISBN
9781847841575
Condition: New

€ 6.84

Hardcover. Traces the history of all of Chichester's markets and a number of others, setting them in context and clearly illustrating why Chichester developed as a major regional trading centre - a role that to some extent it still fulfills. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 259 x 19. Weight in Grams: 658.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860776991
ISBN
9781860776991
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.19

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, 167 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 158 x 16. Weight in Grams: 538.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750961417
ISBN
9780750961417
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 19.73

Hardcover. A history of Chichester Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; AMN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 630.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Edition
1st ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860773259
ISBN
9781860773259
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 28.22

Paperback. Brings together murderous tales that shocked not only the Staffordshire county but made headline news throughout the nation, including the poisonous Dr Palmer, murder on the canal, a tale of infanticide, the body in the gasometer, the chauffeur's revenge, murder on Cannock Chase and more. Series: Sutton True Crime History. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750947060
ISBN
9780750947060
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.18

Paperback. Includes stories behind some of the most notorious murders in the history of Greater Manchester. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEN; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 174 x 12. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950916
ISBN
9780750950916
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.18

Paperback. Brings together some of the more murderous tales including the case of Oldham nurse Elizabeth Berry, who poisoned her own daughter for the insurance money in 1887; Margaret Walber, who beat her husband to death in Liverpool in 1893; and, John Smith, the young Home-Guardsman who shot his ex-girlfriend in broad daylight at Whitworth in 1941. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 170 x 11. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456454
ISBN
9780752456454
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.18

Paperback. A collection of over 200 old photographs that offers a pictorial commentary on various aspects of the life and development of Southampton from Victorian times to the Second World War. It provides some highlights on everyday life and the social history of Southampton people, recalling past pleasures, events and occasions. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; HBJD1; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752407333
ISBN
9780752407333
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.18

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
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445441
ISBN
9780752445441
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.18

Paperback. Jesmond, one of Newcastle's leafiest and oldest suburbs, has a varied and fascinating history, from medieval village to favoured residence of famous Victorian industrialists. Archive photos, maps, and street patterns hold clues to the past explored by City Guide Alan Morgan. Num Pages: 120 pages, 120 b&w and colour photographs and maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 208 x 10. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Newcastle Libraries & Information Service United Kingdom
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857952001
ISBN
9781857952001
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.95

Paperback. Bury St Edmunds and the surrounding area are places of deep spiritual significance both within East Anglia and in Great Britain as a whole and a belief in ghosts are aspects of this deeper pattern. This book is based on spooky stories based on life-long traditions which have been handed down from earlier generations. Series: Haunted Britain S. Num Pages: 176 pages, approx 160. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAS; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442044
ISBN
9780752442044
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.18

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

€ 16.21

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

€ 27.15

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 Plc
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445609935
ISBN
9781445609935
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.15

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
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449234
ISBN
9780752449234
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.18

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
Tempus
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752428437
ISBN
9780752428437
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.18

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

€ 27.15

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

€ 16.18

Paperback. Whitehaven was once a proud mining town. All that has now gone. Look back at the coal mining industry of the town in this new book. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; KNAT; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 164 x 11. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445640037
ISBN
9781445640037
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.15

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
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422398
ISBN
9780752422398
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.18