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Paperback. Provides an investigation of a miscarriage of justice 366 years old and a recreation of East Anglia as it once was. This book shows how witch hunts do not stand apart from history but reflect the growth in Puritan sects, gender politics, the importance of popular beliefs in the occult and the rise of English power in the New world. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEA; VXWT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 234 x 15. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752480527
ISBN
9780752480527

€ 19.99
€ 15.56

Paperback. The area round Pendle Hill (Burnley, Nelson, Colne and over to Skipton) has long been associated with witches and ghostly goings on. This is a collection of myths and tales about the infamous witches. It appeals to those with an interest in the history of the region. Num Pages: 96 pages, Approx 90. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; VXQG; VXWT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440637
ISBN
9780752440637

€ 13.28

Paperback. A history of the Wirral Num Pages: 224 pages, 106 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 106.
Publisher
The History Press LTD
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860775123
ISBN
9781860775123

€ 22.40

Paperback. Rather than focusing on crimes, this title looks at accidents, incidents and disasters from the Victorian era to the early twentieth century. From the sad to the spectacular, from overdoses to crashes and featuring the story behind the incredible unintentional firework display, it brings together a ranging collection of stories. Num Pages: 128 pages, 80 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750946742
ISBN
9780750946742

€ 16.33

Paperback. A history of Wirral Num Pages: 96 pages, 90 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 8. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750963732
ISBN
9780750963732

€ 26.13

Paperback. The fascinating history of Winson Green and Brookfields illustrated through old and modern pictures in a fully updated edition. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JH; 3JJ; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 12. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445650654
ISBN
9781445650654

€ 26.20

Paperback. Series: Walker's Guides. Num Pages: 240 pages, 10 sketch maps, 50 photos & prints. BIC Classification: 1DBKESB; WQH; WSZC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 366. The Walker's Guide. Series: Walker's Guides. 240 pages, 10 sketch maps, 50 photos & prints. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKESB; WQH; WSZC. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 14. Weight: 362.
Publisher
David McDowall
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780952784760
ISBN
9780952784760

€ 14.64

Paperback. A pictorial history of Windsor & Eton through a series of old photographs and images. Series: Pocket Images. Num Pages: 128 pages, chiefly Illustrations, coat of arms, facsims., ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKESB; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 127 x 8. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845881887
ISBN
9781845881887

€ 9.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 184 black and white. BIC Classification: WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 274 x 20. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840337044
ISBN
9781840337044

€ 25.99
€ 24.62

Paperback. A fascinating in-depth study of of Norfolk's windmills, past and present. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAN; HBTK; TBX; TVD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445653778
ISBN
9781445653778

€ 26.20

Paperback. Provides an account of ancient capital of Wessex, from prehistory onwards, based on archaeological as well as historical research. Num Pages: 176 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 248 x 20. Weight in Grams: 558.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437422
ISBN
9780752437422

€ 21.40

Paperback. A history of Winchester, the Saxon capital of Wessex. It highlights: St Catherine's Hill, the site of a hill fort in 150 BC; Winchester College, built in 1352, and its fourteenth-century gothic chapel; Winchester Cathedral, parts of which date from 1079; the resting place of novelist Jane Austen; and, King Arthur's Round Table. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 236 x 9. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455204
ISBN
9780752455204

€ 19.99
€ 15.56

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Winchester has changed and developed over the last century. Num Pages: 96 pages, 101 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445612737
ISBN
9781445612737

€ 26.20

Paperback. Winchester, ancient capital of Wessex, is a crucial part of Britain's heritage. This book collects memorable curiosities, historical facts and legendary tales of the city, together with photographs, old engravings and drawings. It includes useful information for visitors, as well as essential websites for the armchair traveler. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948906
ISBN
9780750948906

€ 16.33

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs shows how Wimbledon and Southfields 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: 167 x 326 x 11. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445661056
ISBN
9781445661056

€ 26.20

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

€ 16.33

Paperback. These lively and entertaining folk tales from one of Britain's most ancient counties are vividly retold by local storyteller Kirsty Hartsiotis. Num Pages: 192 pages, 30 b&w. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 125 x 15. Weight in Grams: 214.
Publisher
History Publishing Group
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457369
ISBN
9780752457369

€ 13.99
€ 11.42

Paperback. With over 180 photographs and informative captions, canal expert Doug Small revisits this much-loved waterway. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations, facsim., map, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKESB; 1DBKEWW; WGGN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 10. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451466
ISBN
9780752451466

€ 16.34

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which the Wilts & Berks Canal has changed and developed over the last century Num Pages: 96 pages, 107 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKES; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 166 x 11. Weight in Grams: 304. 96 pages, 187 Illustrations incl 107 colour. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which the Wilts & Berks Canal has changed and developed over the last century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKES; WQH; WQP. Dimension: 233 x 166 x 11. Weight: 308.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445609522
ISBN
9781445609522

€ 19.99
€ 15.56

Paperback. Series: Photographic Memories. Num Pages: 96 pages, Historical photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 189. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Frith Book Company Ltd. United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859378564
ISBN
9781859378564

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Wilmslow has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 189, 97 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 168 x 8. Weight in Grams: 308. 96 pages, 189 Illustrations incl 97 colour. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Wilmslow has changed and developed over the last century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH; WQP. Dimension: 234 x 168 x 8. Weight: 308.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445608686
ISBN
9781445608686

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Paperback. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 166 x 9. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415109
ISBN
9780752415109

€ 16.34

Hardcover. Good clean copy in dustwrapper. Some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Mike Brown Photography
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
SKU
KRA0007659
ISBN
9780954286323

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 222 x 19. Weight in Grams: 372.
Publisher
Exmoor Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
9780861834310
ISBN
9780861834310

€ 16.99
€ 13.09