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Local History

Paperback.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845631000
ISBN
9781845631000

€ 16.99
€ 13.29

Paperback. This book is part of the Images ofEngland series, which uses old photographs and archived images toshow the history ofvarious local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people." Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430089
ISBN
9780752430089

€ 15.71

Paperback. Wentworth in Yorkshire was surrounded by 70 collieries employing tens of thousands of men. It is the finest and largest Georgian house in Britain and belonged to the Fitzwilliam family. This title tells the story of its demise: family feuds, forbidden love, class war, and a tragic and violent death played their part. Num Pages: 544 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 37. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141019239
ISBN
9780141019239

€ 11.99
€ 10.94

Paperback. Bethnal Green is at the heart of London's East End, infamous as the stamping ground of gangland bosses the Kray Twins. In this book the world of Bethnal Green's back streets in the 1920s, 1930s and during the Second World War is vividly recalled including the endless struggle to make ends meet, the little shops, street sellers, etc. Num Pages: 130 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 172 x 11. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750938150
ISBN
9780750938150

€ 17.65

Paperback. A history of New Milton Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430607
ISBN
9780752430607

€ 15.71

Paperback. Coventry, home of much of Britain's car industry, saw its first public transport in 1884 when a tramway system was developed from the city to Bedworth. It survived through the First World War but, for the advent of the Second, would have succumbed to closure in 1939. This first volume covers the history of Coventry's transport. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JJ; KNG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 7. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437767
ISBN
9780752437767

€ 15.71

Paperback. Featuring over 150 photographs, this book is a social history of what was a very important part of Coventry. It leads us on a nostalgic pictorial journey through the Second World War, where the infamous Luftwaffe air raid wrecked the city's tram system, modelled on the local Daimler chassis. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JH; 3JJ; WGC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 376.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442372
ISBN
9780752442372

€ 15.75

Paperback. Series: Photographic Memories. Num Pages: 128 pages, Historical photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; 1DBKESW; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 188 x 8. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Frith Book Company Ltd. United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
Pbk. ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859374290
ISBN
9781859374290

€ 17.99
€ 14.07

Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the extraordinary transformation that has taken place in Birmingham during the 20th century. It offers an 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 unprecedented change. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 11. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949453
ISBN
9780750949453

€ 12.81

Paperback. The story of Birmingham's ancient heart, from its earliest days to the opening of the new Bull Ring. Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 143 pages, 200 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 180 x 10. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750929202
ISBN
9780750929202

€ 16.67

Paperback. From the construction of its first theatre in 1740, Birmingham has boasted a huge array of entertainment from plays and music festivals to circuses and 'mops' (and even the 'onion fair'). Featuring photographs, programmes and advertisements, this title looks at the history of theatre and entertainment in Birmingham. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, over 100 b/w. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; AN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446608
ISBN
9780752446608

€ 15.71

Paperback. Bellwether, Noon Layer Drive, Passalewe Lane, Quadrans Close and Silicon Court: these are just a few of the peculiar street names that can be found in Milton Keynes. This work sets out to discover what they mean and why they were chosen. It covers the geographical areas of the town: central, south, north, east, and west. Num Pages: 248 pages, 21illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860774126
ISBN
9781860774126

€ 12.81

Paperback. Bellwether, Noon Layer Drive, Passalewe Lane, Quadrans Close and Silicon Court: these are just a few of the peculiar street names that can be found in Milton Keynes. This work sets out to discover what they mean and why they were chosen. It covers the geographical areas of the town: central, south, north, east, and west. Num Pages: 352 pages, 29 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860774119
ISBN
9781860774119

€ 12.81

Paperback. Bellwether, Noon Layer Drive, Passalewe Lane, Quadrans Close and Silicon Court: these are just a few of the peculiar street names that can be found in Milton Keynes. This work sets out to discover what they mean and why they were chosen. It covers the geographical areas of the town: central, south, north, east, and west. Num Pages: 96 pages, 25 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860774089
ISBN
9781860774089

€ 12.81

Paperback. Num Pages: 96 pages, 170 B/W photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; AMKH; AMX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 272 x 213 x 10. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840334579
ISBN
9781840334579

€ 17.99
€ 17.39

Paperback. A collection of more than 200 photographs that trace the ways Paignton has changed and developed. This book shows the different aspects of everyday life, from shops and businesses, churches and schools, to images of work and leisure, day trips and days off. It captures the landscapes and landmarks of the town and its surrounding areas. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 234 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444642
ISBN
9780752444642

€ 15.71

In publisher's cloth. Spine in gilt. Boards are bumped and a little bent at ends. With frontispeice. Usual library markings
Publisher
University Press
Publication date
1920
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KST0011859

€ 95.00

Paperback. Manston had its origins in the RN Seaplane Station, Westgate, later expanded for landplane operations. The first unit at Manston was 3 Wing RNAS that moved from Detling in April 1916. Together with RNAS Eastchurch, Manston's War Flight of Triplanes, Camels and Pups patrolled the coast. After WWI, Manston expanded and to become a training station. Num Pages: 192 pages, 50 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; 3JJG; JWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 233 x 10. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Fonthill Media United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781550946
ISBN
9781781550946

€ 21.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 30 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 208.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752497587
ISBN
9780752497587

€ 12.81

Paperback. A history of Ashton Court Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432137
ISBN
9780752432137

€ 15.71

Paperback. A history of Bedminster Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 Archive Images. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 236 x 12. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410661
ISBN
9780752410661

€ 15.71

Paperback. Written by a long standing and highly active local resident; this publication is about a Fermanagh town steeped in ancient and modern history, and tradition. Num Pages: 128 pages, 40. BIC Classification: 1DBR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 150. 8vo Former library copy with neat labels inside front cover.North of Ireland.
Publisher
The History Press LTD
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0294427
ISBN
9781845885250

€ 15.00

Paperback. A history of Kidderminster Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426198
ISBN
9780752426198

€ 15.71

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Hampstead and Highgate have 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: 235 x 164 x 10. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445610696
ISBN
9781445610696

€ 18.99
€ 14.96