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Paperback. Two particular dates dominate popular imaginings of Dublin: 16 June 1904 when James Jouce and Nora Barnacle first - walked out - together; and Easter Monday 1916, when Pearse and Connolly led a small force against the British and began the struggle that led through civil war to independence for part of Ireland. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 135 x 21. Weight in Grams: 444.
Publisher
Signal Books Oxford
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
New title
Condition
New
SKU
V9781902669991
ISBN
9781902669991
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.40

Paperback. Contains the stories behind some of the most heinous crimes ever committed in Wiltshire that include the murder of Eliza Jones, stabbed to death by her common-law husband in 1836; the shooting of a policeman in 1892; and, Mary Ann Nash, who disposed of her illegitimate son in 1907 by dropping him into a disused well. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 171 x 10. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
3rd Printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448961
ISBN
9780752448961
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.23

Paperback. Includes the stories behind the murder and suicide of a brother and sister in 1842; the tragic death of 10-year-old Mabel Price in 1897; the killing of Ada James in a fit of jealous rage by her fiance Ted Palmer in 1913; and the suspicious death of sexual deviant Cecil Cornock. Series: Sutton True Crime History. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; JKV; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950480
ISBN
9780750950480
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.30

Paperback. Brings together numerous murderous tales, some which were little known outside the county, and others which made national headlines. This book presents stories behind some of the most heinous crimes ever committed in Shropshire. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 10. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448978
ISBN
9780752448978
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.32

Paperback. Two female poisoners, Catherine Churchill, who killed her husband in Knowle-St-Giles in 1879 and Sarah Freeman, who claimed several victims in the Bridgwater area from 1843 onwards. A wide variety of means and motive are covered. There is murder committed in the course of robbery, such as the brutal killing of Sarah Wilkins in Nempnett Thrubwell. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 10. Weight in Grams: 414.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457420
ISBN
9780752457420
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.25

Paperback. A follow-up to "Cornish Murders" that brings together murderous tales that shocked not only the county but made headline news throughout the nation. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 170 x 10. Weight in Grams: 414.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455457
ISBN
9780752455457
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.25

Paperback. Presents a collection of stories of apparitions, manifestations, strange sightings and happenings in Birmingham's streets, churches and buildings. This title is for anyone interested in the both the paranormal and darker historical side of the city. Num Pages: 96 pages, Approx 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 233 x 7. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440170
ISBN
9780752440170
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.22

Hardcover. Num Pages: 168 pages, 112 colour aerial photos, 60 b&w aerial photos. BIC Classification: AJRK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 232 x 19. Weight in Grams: 750.
Publisher
SBP Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
168
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780955726514
ISBN
9780955726514
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 20.03

Paperback. Local history of Northfield Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 173 x 9. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750927833
ISBN
9780750927833
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.23

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Dumfries has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKSB; 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
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445637679
ISBN
9781445637679
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.15

Paperback. A comprehensive history of Coventry Num Pages: 240 pages, 105 maps, plans, diagrams and photographs (30 in colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 17. Weight in Grams: 670.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752433455
ISBN
9780752433455
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 22.36

Hardcover. Series: Sussex Guide. Num Pages: 96 pages, 50 b/w engravings. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WDKX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 192 x 122 x 11. Weight in Grams: 196.
Publisher
Snake River Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906022082
ISBN
9781906022082
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.45

Paperback. A compendium of paranormal experiences of the area of Newport and its surrounding valleys. It takes the reader on a journey through some of the area's most illustrious landmarks, including Caldicot Castle, Tredegar House, the Skirrid Mountain Inn and the Roman amphitheatre in Caerleon, to name but a few. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 6. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455563
ISBN
9780752455563
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.30

Paperback. Burton Upon Trent Tales of the Town Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 235 x 9. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410975
ISBN
9780752410975
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.23

Paperback. Good clean copy. DJ has some wear and tear but remains vg
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Co. Clare: Spellissy/O'Brien Publishers
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTJ8038466
ISBN
9780951247426
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 29.00

Paperback. This year marks the 25th anniversary of Bath's inscription with UNESCO as a World Heritage site. It is recognised for a number of Outstanding Universal Values (OUVs). This richly illustrated book will focus on 25 locations throughout the city that have been identified as embodying elements of these OUVs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 248 x 11. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752488141
ISBN
9780752488141
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 15.83

Paperback. Good clean copy showing light shelf wear. Keywords: Ireland, Limerick, Sisters of Mercy, Education
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Mary Immaculate College Limerick
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0025557
ISBN
9781900146302
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 28.00

Paperback. A history of St Ives bay Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 10. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454610
ISBN
9780752454610
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.22

108pp. One stamp on reverse of frontispiece. Cover is stained and bumped. Some foxing. Keywords: Local History - County Galway, Church in Ireland, St. Patrick
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
W. Tempest
Publication date
1918
SKU
KON0824223
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 48.00

Paperback. Illustrated with more than 90 photographs, this book presents a miners tale containing his memories of childhood when no policeman was safe, working life spent down the pits of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, and vacations in the Paris of the fifties. Num Pages: 96 pages, approx 90. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444833
ISBN
9780752444833
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.23