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Paperback. For almost a century Joseph Chamberlain and his two famous sons, Neville and Austen, were prominent in national politics. Recording the Chamberlains' exciting designs for the city streets, grand public buildings and a new university, this book traces the ways in which the lord mayors of Birmingham changed the city where they grew up. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Edition
Illustrated
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444925
ISBN
9780752444925
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

Paperback. A history of Birmingham between the wars Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; JW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press LTD
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431451
ISBN
9780752431451
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.37

Paperback. Illustrated with around 200 archive photographs, this book captures the commercial heritage of the city and offers a glimpse into Birmingham's past. Capturing the diversity of Birmingham's shops and markets, it provides an important record of life in the city as it used to be. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, approx. 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444932
ISBN
9780752444932
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

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
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446608
ISBN
9780752446608
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

Paperback. A history of Birmingham transport Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; KNG; WG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415543
ISBN
9780752415543
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

Paperback. Once the most common form of housing, the back-to-backs have all now but vanished from modern day Birmingham Num Pages: 128 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Fonthill Media Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781552674
ISBN
9781781552674
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.37

Paperback. Accompanied with informative text and pictures of the cityscape, the many detailed plans contained in this historic atlas of Birmingham are a gateway to its past, allowing the reader and researcher to visually observe the journey of this historic town to city status in 1889 and beyond. Num Pages: 120 pages, colour illustrations,strationsstrations, colour maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; HBTP1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 249 x 8. Weight in Grams: 538.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
120
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752460895
ISBN
9780752460895
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.54

Paperback. The physical remains left by Birmingham's past inhabitants reveal a story that starts in the Old Stone Age and continues, through later prehistoric, Roman and medieval times, right up to the Cold War of the twentieth century. This title covers the area of the present-day city of Birmingham. Num Pages: 176 pages, 75ill.25col.ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 14. Weight in Grams: 498.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
annotated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431352
ISBN
9780752431352
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.44

Paperback. Cars, that we now know have ceased to be manufactured, travelling along our highways. Factories, that haven't existed for years, were in the 60's proudly standing as if their lives and ours depended on them - and indeed they did. This title features more than 350 images from a decade which began over half-a-century ago. Num Pages: 96 pages, 351 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JJPK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 298 x 211 x 5. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Brewin Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858584980
ISBN
9781858584980
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.49

Paperback. Before the advent of the internal combustion engine, the only reliable means of getting about on Birmingham's roads was by walking or by horse. This title takes us on a tour of the city, using images of horses at work to tell the story of the growth of the city's road transport network. Num Pages: 128 pages, over 200 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446134
ISBN
9780752446134
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

Paperback. This superb collection of over tow hundred photographs traces the history of Bishop Aukland from its origins as North Aclet to modern times. Auckland Castle, the residence of the bishops of Durham for almost eight hundred years, is represented, as are the market-place and the restoration of the town's superb Town Hall. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752466415
ISBN
9780752466415
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.37

Paperback. A history of Bishopston, Horfield & Ashley Down Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410579
ISBN
9780752410579
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.37

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
SB Publications United Kingdom
Number of pages
80
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857703511
ISBN
9781857703511
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.67

Hardback. A new title by the author of Bizarre London, this takes a close look at eccentric, secret, unusual and plain weird aspects of Scotland and its history. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 139 x 21. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472117465
ISBN
9781472117465
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.01

Paperback. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437224
ISBN
9780752437224
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.34

Paperback. A history of Black Country Canals Series: Britain in Old Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; KNGS; WQH; WQP; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 170 x 10. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750920315
ISBN
9780750920315
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.39

Paperback. Black Country chapels Num Pages: 144 pages, chiefly Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; AMN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 248 x 14. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750939904
ISBN
9780750939904
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.35

Paperback. Black Country Chapels Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; AMN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 372.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750946650
ISBN
9780750946650
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.37

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950848
ISBN
9780750950848
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.31

Paperback. Local author Anthony Poulton-Smith takes the reader on a fascinating A-Z tour of the haunted places of the Black Country. Contained within the pages of this book are strange tales of spectral sightings, active poltergeists and restless spirits appearing in streets, inns, churches, estates, public buildings and private homes across the area. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950442
ISBN
9780750950442
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.37

Paperback. .
Publisher
Brewin Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858582665
ISBN
9781858582665
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.03

Paperback. Located in central England, the Black Country is a distinctive industrial region encompassing numerous ancient towns and villages in a unique and diverse landscape, formed by centuries of mining and iron forging. This book contains stories behind some of the most heinous crimes ever committed in the Black Country. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 173 x 10. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950534
ISBN
9780750950534
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.47

Paperback. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752418582
ISBN
9780752418582
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 17.90

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 161 x 7. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752485836
ISBN
9780752485836
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.37

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