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Paperback. A fascinating pictorial account of how the people of Wellington in Shropshire dealt with the aftermath of one war and prepared for another. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180 colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Fonthill Media United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781552612
ISBN
9781781552612
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.60

Paperback. The Wrekin Brewery of Wellington, Shropshire, was in business for 100 years from 1870 until 1969. This book contains photographs that reveal much about ways of life in towns and villages, particularly during the 1950s and 1960s, and how much has changed. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447674
ISBN
9780752447674
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.24

Paperback. The Wrekin Hill in Shropshire is not just any hill. As well as being the county's most famous landmark offering stunning views from its summit, it is a hill steeped in legend. This book not only gives an insight into the history of a hill whose name has spread throughout the world, but also includes illustrations and photographs. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 96 pages, approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442563
ISBN
9780752442563
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. Containing a collection of archive photographs, this work documents life in the historic Shropshire market town of Wellington during and after the Second World War. It reveals how the people of Wellington coped with severe rationing and how they found enjoyment in a wide range of activities. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; 3JJPG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437675
ISBN
9780752437675
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 17.22

Paperback. .
Publisher
Brewin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858585222
ISBN
9781858585222
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 33.72

Paperback. A unique collection of documentary sources have been used to show how the fortunes of Manchester's Philips Park have ebbed and flowed through the time. Num Pages: 128 pages, 81. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; AMV; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 234 x 17. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445657394
ISBN
9781445657394
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.13

Paperback. This fascinating volume takes a look at some of the strange and unexplained hauntings reported across Britain's canal and waterways network: echoes in dark tunnels; stone steps stained red with blood spilled long ago; ghostly footsteps accompanying barges beneath a bridge. Num Pages: 160 pages, 60 b&w. BIC Classification: 1DBK; VXQG; WGGN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455921
ISBN
9780752455921
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. Offers a tour through one of the most haunted counties in the UK - Shropshire. This book includes ghost stories such as the one about the moving road on Wenlock Edge; the tale of Madam Pigott and how cruelly she was treated; and the story of the kissing maid in Market Drayton. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447872
ISBN
9780752447872
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.25

Paperback. This fascinating selection of more than 180 photographs traces some of the many ways in which Blackpool has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 167 x 10. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848686625
ISBN
9781848686625
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.89

Paperback. Beautiful postcards capturing old Blackpool in all its glory. Series: The Postcard Collection. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445644905
ISBN
9781445644905
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.13

Paperback. Using over 200 images from the twentieth century, this book presents the social history of the Medway Towns of Strood, Rochester, Chatham, and Gillingham alongside the smaller settlements of Snodland, Halling and Cuxton, Cobham and Higham, the Hoo peninsula and Rainham and Upchurch. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
illustrated ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752433035
ISBN
9780752433035
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.25

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Clapham has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 10. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445648040
ISBN
9781445648040
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.92

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Guernsey has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Secrets. Num Pages: 96 pages, 80. BIC Classification: 1DBKX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445643199
ISBN
9781445643199
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.51

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Guernsey has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKX; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 168 x 9. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445634883
ISBN
9781445634883
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.51

Paperback. A beautiful colouring book with images of Tyne and Wear. Series: A Colouring Book. Num Pages: 96 pages, 92. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; WF; WQH; WZS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 237 x 13. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445661339
ISBN
9781445661339
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.48

Paperback. Presents a work of personal histories from the villages all around the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct. This book is a work of a collection of memories, and includes stories and photographs from the villages: Acrefair, Cefn Mawr, Froncysyllte, Garth, Newbridge, Pentre, Rhosymedre and Trevor. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWN; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press LTD
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437705
ISBN
9780752437705
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451558
ISBN
9780752451558
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

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 Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446936
ISBN
9780752446936
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.22

Paperback. The collapse of the Tay Bridge in 1879 was one of Britain's most notorious railway disasters. This title presents the transcripts of the Committee of Inquiry, held in 1880 which reveal the accounts of people concerned, from the bridge's designer to railway staff. Series: Railway Heritage. Num Pages: 176 pages, 32 b&w illusrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; 3JH; WGF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 154 x 13. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Silver Link Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857942699
ISBN
9781857942699
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.21

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752493503
ISBN
9780752493503
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.22

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