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Paperback. Before the advent of machines in the late 1950s, hop-picking was undertaken by an army of people, many of whom saw the countryside only during these four to six weeks of picking. This collection of reminiscences captures the lives of the hop-pickers in detail, from the preparation and anticipation before departure. Series: Chalford Oral History. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752411309
ISBN
9780752411309

€ 16.54

Paperback. An oral history of Leigh-on-Sea Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 5. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459387
ISBN
9780752459387

€ 16.54

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 50 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 162 x 8. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752499185
ISBN
9780752499185

€ 16.51

Paperback. An oral history of Oldham Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752435442
ISBN
9780752435442

€ 16.54

Paperback. A history of Petersfield & District Series: Voices. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431277
ISBN
9780752431277

€ 16.54

Paperback. Voices of Quedgeley & Hardwicke Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426556
ISBN
9780752426556

€ 16.54

Paperback. Offers a culmination of more than a year's research by Anthony Dodsworth helped by members of the Rawmarsh and Parkgate Local History Group and some of the students from St Pius X Catholic High School, Wath-upon-Dearne. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 11. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448428
ISBN
9780752448428

€ 16.54

Paperback. Shoeburyness has witnessed a century of change, from the comings and goings of two world wars to its eventual absorption into its much larger neighbour, Southend. This book comprises the memories of more than fifty people who lived and worked in Shoeburyness between 1919 and 1970. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452234
ISBN
9780752452234

€ 16.54

Paperback. Voices of Southborough Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 8. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752420547
ISBN
9780752420547

€ 16.54

Paperback. Presents the conversations with people who lived and worked in Stepney during the 1950s and '60s. This title also features memories of Stepney Green, the Royal London Hospital, Charrington's Brewery, Wilton's Music Hall, Cabel Street, and Brick Lane. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452630
ISBN
9780752452630

€ 16.54

Paperback. Based on the many conversations and interviews with local people in the Lakeland community, this title recalls life in the area over the past century. It demonstrates the humour, courage and the spirit of the local population - from the farmers, shop-keepers, shepherds and quarrymen to those who lived above and below stairs in the grand houses. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456713
ISBN
9780752456713

€ 16.51

Paperback. An oral history of the Potteries Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422763
ISBN
9780752422763

€ 16.54

Paperback. Provides a glimpse into how Princes Risborough has changed and developed, as seen through the eyes of those who know it best. This book includes stories and anecdotes gathered from the people who have lived and worked in the town throughout the post-war period. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451510
ISBN
9780752451510

€ 16.54

Paperback. Featuring entries from the culchie of the year, local politicians, ordinary workers and FCA men and characters known throughout the town, this book displays the colour and life of Trim. This book appeals to those who live in or know Trim. Series: Voices of Irish Sport Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations, facsims., ports. BIC Classification: 1DBR; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 7. . Meath. t
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Nonsuch Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
KST0006062
ISBN
9781845885144

€ 5.80

Paperback. An oral history of Upminster Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445564
ISBN
9780752445564

€ 16.54

Map. Series: Old Ordnance Survey Maps - Inch to the Mile. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH; WTRM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 121 x 3. Weight in Grams: 26.
Publisher
Alan Godfrey Maps United Kingdom
Publication date
2000
Edition
Facsim.of 1907 Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841511832
ISBN
9781841511832

€ 6.43

Paperback. Wakefield revisited Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEN; 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 8. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752424910
ISBN
9780752424910

€ 16.54

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, 16 mono, 16 colour photographs. BIC Classification: WNC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 158 x 22. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Houbara House United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780957150508
ISBN
9780957150508

€ 19.99
€ 16.00

Paperback. Pictorial account of the 916 Rising in Dublin, each photograph accompanied by a contemporary picture. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJF; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 133 x 10. Weight in Grams: 194.
Publisher
Mercier Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Condition
New
SKU
V9781856352765
ISBN
9781856352765

€ 12.99
€ 12.50

Paperback. Walking Through Glasgow's Industrial Past sets out to retrieve the hidden architectural, cultural and historical riches of some of Glasgows working-class districts. Num Pages: 204 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 135 x 30. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
Luath Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910021156
ISBN
9781910021156

€ 10.99
€ 9.87

Paperback. The Wallasey area can boast a continuous recorded history of more than 1500 years, from being 'Welshman's Island', through the years of its manorial estates, its more recent renown as a leading holiday centre, to a group of thriving communities within the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral. This title provides a visual record of Wallasey. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Tempus Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752401560
ISBN
9780752401560

€ 16.54

Paperback. Beautiful postcards capture old Wallasey in all its glory. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445636641
ISBN
9781445636641

€ 28.07

Paperback. The market town of Wallingford has a rich military history, from the impressive Norman castle used by the Queen in the Civil War to the central memorial commemorating those who died in the Second World War. This book tells the story of Wallingford at war. It is suitable for those interested in Wallingford's military history. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451527
ISBN
9780752451527

€ 18.60

Paperback. The fascinating history of Wallingford, illustrated through old and modern pictures. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 184, 95 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 2. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848683198
ISBN
9781848683198

€ 26.51