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Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845883911
ISBN
9781845883911
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.16

Paperback. Barrow-in-Furness grew from a tiny hamlet into the largest iron and steel centre on the world, and a major shipbuilding centre. This book draws together the memories of life on the Furness peninsula in Barrow itself, and Dalton and Askham, and the villages from a range of people. It includes photographs that capture the spirit of this unique area. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; HBTB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 172 x 9. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750947435
ISBN
9780750947435
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.31

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
127
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752401201
ISBN
9780752401201
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.31

Paperback. Contained within the pages of this book are the stories behind some of the most notorious murders in Cambridgeshire's history. Series: Sutton True Crime History. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, map., ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAC; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 247 x 11. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750939140
ISBN
9780750939140
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.30

Paperback.
Publisher
Tommies Guides United Kingdom
Number of pages
100
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908336439
ISBN
9781908336439
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 11.25

Paperback. On Christmas Eve in 1874 the worst accident in the GWR's history occurred at Shipton-on-Cherwell, near Oxford, when the 10 am from London Paddington to Birkenhead derailed, killing thirty-four passengers. This book details the history surrounding this tragic event using the accounts of eyewitnesses, archive newspaper articles and reports. Num Pages: 224 pages, 80 b/w illustratons. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; 3JH; WGF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445120
ISBN
9780752445120
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.38

Paperback. The Sunderland Empire is one of the grand old provincial theatres. This collection of more than 150 archive photographs is a comprehensive history of the building. It charts the evolution of the Empire from the days of Victorian music hall to the Girl who Loves a Soldier', to the jazz age, the revues of the post-war era and the plays and concerts. Num Pages: 128 pages, approx 150. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; AN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752443409
ISBN
9780752443409
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.18

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

€ 16.99
€ 13.68

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
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447674
ISBN
9780752447674
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.30

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

€ 16.99
€ 14.86

Paperback. The fascinating history of Wellington in Shropshire illustrated through old and modern pictures in a fully updated edition. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; 3JH; 3JJ; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 341 x 167 x 13. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445652047
ISBN
9781445652047
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.65

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

€ 17.99
€ 16.81

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
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445657394
ISBN
9781445657394
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.65

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
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455921
ISBN
9780752455921
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.31

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

€ 25.65

Paperback. Gives a unique and vivid insight into the Bolton of 150 years ago. Growing up in Victorian Bolton was definitely not easy for Allen and Midge. Life was harsh, but these two young milltown boys were determined to have as much fun as they could, getting into plenty of mischief along the way. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 18. Weight in Grams: 250. True Tales of Daring and Adventure in Victorian Bolton. 224 pages. Gives a unique and vivid insight into the Bolton of 150 years ago. Growing up in Victorian Bolton was definitely not easy for Allen and Midge. Life was harsh, but these two young milltown boys were determined to have as much fun as they could, getting into plenty of mischief along the way. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH. Dimension: 198 x 131 x 18. Weight: 250.
Publisher
Carnegie Pub.
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781874181811
ISBN
9781874181811
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 6.39

Paperback. Provides an insight into the history of cinema-going in Croydon during the last century. Featuring images which are accompanied by information and captions, this book is for all those who have fond memories of visiting Croydon's cinemas. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; APF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752438160
ISBN
9780752438160
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.31

Paperback. Cars, that we now know have ceased to be manufactured, travelling along our highways. Factories, that haven't existed for years, were in the 60's proudly standing as if their lives and ours depended on them - and indeed they did. This title features more than 350 images from a decade which began over half-a-century ago. Num Pages: 96 pages, 351 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JJPK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 298 x 211 x 5. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Brewin Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858584980
ISBN
9781858584980
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

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

€ 16.31

Paperback. Supernatural Wales is a great pleasure to read it is one of the best guide books we have yet encountered. Lionel & Patricia Fanthorpe, Association for the Scientific Study of Anomalous Phenomena. Series: Supernatural. Num Pages: 176 pages, 35. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; VXQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 160 x 13. Weight in Grams: 268. 176 pages, 35 illustrations. Supernatural Wales is a great pleasure to read it is one of the best guide books we have yet encountered. Lionel & Patricia Fanthorpe, Association for the Scientific Study of Anomalous Phenomena. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKW; VXQ; WQH. Dimension: 234 x 160 x 13. Weight: 268.
Publisher
Amberley
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445611518
ISBN
9781445611518
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 18.54

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

€ 19.99
€ 16.11

Paperback. Drawing on his detailed knowledge of the city's history, in this book Brian Lee takes the reader on a pictorial journey of the Cardiff of yesteryear. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 b&w. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 248 x 9. Weight in Grams: 336.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752458366
ISBN
9780752458366
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.31

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

€ 18.14

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

€ 13.17