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Paperback. For the first quarter of the 20th century, trams constituted the main workhorses of the public road transport system before Birmingham Corporation buses eventually replaced them completely. This book contains archive postcards which depict the tramways operation of the era. It focuses on the tram in its social and historical context. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WGF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 236 x 11. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752453927
ISBN
9780752453927

€ 16.26

Paperback. Throughout the eighty-year period of tram transport (1873-1953), Birmingham grew appreciably as a city. Based on the Birmingham's twenty-eight tram routes in operation during 1937, this title takes readers on an illustrated variety of tram journeys, with places and points of interest being identified on the way. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752427874
ISBN
9780752427874

€ 16.26

Paperback. A guided tour of Central Birmingham, showing how the city has been transformed over the last century. Series: History Tour. Num Pages: 96 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 125 x 15. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445657639
ISBN
9781445657639

€ 15.30

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752481463
ISBN
9780752481463

€ 13.13

Paperback. Paranormal Kent will delight all those interested in the mysteries of the paranormal. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; VXQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455907
ISBN
9780752455907

€ 13.16

Paperback. Tunbridge Wells is a town steeped in history - and history, of course, means ghost stories. Join Neil Arnold for a unique and spine-tingling excusion into the darkest corners and eeriest locations of this old town. Be chilled by all manner of sinister tales and things that do more than just bump in the night. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 7. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752480497
ISBN
9780752480497

€ 13.16

Paperback. For the first time, the historic town of Maidstone gives up its darkest and eeriest secrets pertaining to ghosts. Including previously unpublished accounts of ghostly activity and re-examining classic cases, this is a treasure trove of original material and atmospheric photography. Num Pages: 96 pages, black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 236 x 6. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459226
ISBN
9780752459226

€ 13.21

Paperback. Haunted Chatham Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 164 x 7. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752461731
ISBN
9780752461731

€ 13.21

Paperback. Num Pages: 96 pages, 65 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 233 x 5. Weight in Grams: 154.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750952132
ISBN
9780750952132

€ 14.24

Paperback. Num Pages: 96 pages, 60 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 162 x 8. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752497785
ISBN
9780752497785

€ 13.24

Paperback. With almost 2,000 years of continuous habitation, it is no surprise that the city of London can boast a fascinating array of strange events and paranormal occurrences. This title draws together a collection of first-hand accounts and long-forgotten archive reports from the city's history. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; VXQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 153 x 6. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455914
ISBN
9780752455914

€ 14.25

Paperback. The antiquated town of Rochester is riddled with tales of phantom monks, eerie tunnels, romantic spirits, dark apparitions, and eerie history. This title proves that Rochester is in fact one of the haunted places in Britain. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; VXQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 168 x 6. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457796
ISBN
9780752457796

€ 13.24

Paperback. Num Pages: 95 pages, 100 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 214 x 8. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Logaston Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906663919
ISBN
9781906663919

€ 13.99
€ 13.07

Hardcover. Brighton: that curious master of reinvention - whether it's considered 'London by the Sea' or 'England's San Francisco', it's certainly a city with a reputation for being on the edge. Exploring the ups and downs of this seaside town, this title provides coverage ranging from Brighton's first origins to its strong presence in popular culture. Series: Very Peculiar History. Num Pages: 192 pages, black and white line illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 128 x 21. Weight in Grams: 180. A Very Peculiar History. Series: Very Peculiar History. 192 pages, black and white line illustrations. Brighton: that curious master of reinvention - whether it's considered 'London by the Sea' or 'England's San Francisco', it's certainly a city with a reputation for being on the edge. Exploring the ups and downs of this seaside town, this title provides coverage ranging from Brighton's first origins to its strong presence in popular culture. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Dimension: 167 x 128 x 21. Weight: 206.
Publisher
The Book House
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906714895
ISBN
9781906714895

€ 10.99
€ 9.74

Hardcover. David Arscott explores the quirky past of one the UK's most important cities. From the Morris Minor to spoonerisms, the boat race to the Oxford bag, this title takes a fascinating tour through the streets of Oxford. Series: Very Peculiar History. Num Pages: 192 pages, Black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 107 x 20. Weight in Grams: 200.
Publisher
Book House United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908973818
ISBN
9781908973818

€ 10.99
€ 9.74

Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Brighton and Hove during the 20th century. It offers insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during a century of change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949071
ISBN
9780750949071

€ 13.16

Paperback. Lewes, set among the Downs and just a few miles from the sea, is prized for the rich history enshrined in its Norman castle, medieval town walls and venerable High Street houses. This title provides an exploration of this county. Series: Britain in Old Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750936644
ISBN
9780750936644

€ 16.26

Paperback. Series: Lettering, Calligraphy, Typography. Num Pages: 48 pages, chiefly Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 278 x 211 x 4. Weight in Grams: 178.
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc. New York
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486243368
ISBN
9780486243368

€ 7.99
€ 7.68

Paperback. A history of the streets of Stevenage Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 150ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEST; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 5. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752433691
ISBN
9780752433691

€ 16.99
€ 13.85

Paperback. This book is part of a series, which combines the reminiscences of local people with old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in Great Britain, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people. Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752420486
ISBN
9780752420486

€ 13.16

Paperback. Using images and motifs from a wealth of Christmases past, this collection of Hertfordshire traditions, customs and literary tales takes the reader on a seasonal journey into yuletides of yore. It provides the reader with a comprehensive seasonal anthology of the county. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEST; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752436791
ISBN
9780752436791

€ 13.13

Paperback. Series: Tempus History & Guide Series. Num Pages: 144 pages, 130ill.(30col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKEST; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 170. .
Publisher
Tempus Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752424644
ISBN
9780752424644

€ 18.29

Paperback. This book is part of the Images of England series, which uses old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 10. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430485
ISBN
9780752430485

€ 16.17

Paperback. A history of Leigh & surrounding areas Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 11. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430218
ISBN
9780752430218

€ 16.26