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Local History

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Local History

Paperback. From rapid growth created by the textile industry to the development of various local government and social concerns such as the Victoria Hospital and the art gallery and museum at Towneley Hall, this title includes photographs of Burnley that illustrate some of the many changes that have taken place between 1850 and 1960. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; HBJD1; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415666
ISBN
9780752415666

€ 15.71

Paperback. Illustrated with over 100 images, this book presents the history of central Birmingham's public houses, the people who ran them, the customers who frequented them and the brewers who supplied and usually owned them. It is of interest to both those who frequent the pubs of this area and those interested in the history of Birmingham. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 130. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 15. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752438733
ISBN
9780752438733

€ 15.71

Paperback. Strathearn, the valley of the River Earn, lies between the Highlands and Lowlands and its unique position as the gateway between the two has seen its involvement in many turbulent clashes in Scotland's past. Crieff - the 'capital of Strathearn' - was once a cattle town where drovers traded their beasts at the annual Michaelmas 'Tryst'. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752427973
ISBN
9780752427973

€ 15.71

Paperback. Burnley was once the cotton weaving capital of the world - 'we wove for home use before breakfast and for the rest of the world afterwards,' it was said. In 1929, 63 per cent of the working population of Burnley was involved in the industry. This work, illustrated with over 90 images, explores the history of this industry. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations, maps, frontispiece. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446592
ISBN
9780752446592

€ 15.71

Paperback. A history of Monkseaton & Hillheads Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 256 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; WQH; WT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752420646
ISBN
9780752420646

€ 15.71

Paperback. A collection of over 150 archive images that provides a nostalgic insight into the history of Padiham over the last century. Describing many aspects of life in this old market town, it includes chapters on work and industry - including the cotton mills, coal mines and stone quarries that marked the industrial heart of the Pennines. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 170 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451886
ISBN
9780752451886

€ 15.71

Paperback. Alongside recollections of High Wycombe's industrial heritage, this volume also recalls aspects of the town's everyday life, from shops and public houses to leisure pursuits and celebrations. Illustrated with over 190 pictures, it recalls life in the town during the first half of the twentieth century, when much of the old town still remained. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752436784
ISBN
9780752436784

€ 15.71

Paperback. The London Borough of Enfield, which includes the former boroughs of Southgate and Edmonton, came into being in 1965. This selection of photographs offers an impression of the history of these areas, and shows how they developed during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452166
ISBN
9780752452166

€ 15.71

Paperback. 128 pages, over 60. A record of the daily life at the school as it was in 2002, this book charts its progress from its pre-war origins to its fiftieth anniversary in 2002. It is useful to those who have attended the school and also to those interested in the development of English primary education over the second half of the twentieth century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; JNLB; WQH. Dimension: 233 x 165 x 10. Weight: 294.
Publisher
Clearway Logistics Phase 10-12
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444741
ISBN
9780752444741

€ 15.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 144 pages, 80 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; 3JJF; HBWN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 170 x 7. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750960274
ISBN
9780750960274

€ 15.71

Paperback. This fascinating collection of over 200 photographs of Poole complements an earlier volume of photographs in this series compiled by the same authors. This completely new collection of images takes the reader once again on a nostalgic journey through Poole to look at things as they were, not so very long ago. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; HBJD1; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 10. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
2nd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752416243
ISBN
9780752416243

€ 15.71

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465722
ISBN
9780752465722

€ 15.71

Paperback. Subterranean Shropshire Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 10. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752427614
ISBN
9780752427614

€ 15.71

Paperback. A history of Kingswood Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752433110
ISBN
9780752433110

€ 15.71

Paperback. Presents the story of nine Staffordshire women. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 157 x 10. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448817
ISBN
9780752448817

€ 15.71

Paperback. In this resource, George Demidowicz looks at the buildings of Coventry, explaining their architecture, their architects, and the original uses of many of the buildings. Series: The Buildings of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; AM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431154
ISBN
9780752431154

€ 15.71

Paperback. Cardiff Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; 3JJ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 173 x 13. Weight in Grams: 426.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750941815
ISBN
9780750941815

€ 15.71

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

€ 15.71

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, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESD; WQH; WT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 163 x 8. Weight in Grams: 295.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426549
ISBN
9780752426549

€ 15.71

Paperback. The fascinating collection of over 200 photographs chronicles the recent history of this charming area of rural Buckinghamshire. Despite being so close to London, Chalfont St Giles has maintained an air of peace and tranquility as it is bypassed by main roads. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752424637
ISBN
9780752424637

€ 15.71

Paperback. This series of archive images evocatively recreates the Camden and Kentish Towns of the past. The majority of the photographs, postcards and ephemera are from private collections, presented here for the first time in a single volume. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of London S. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429229
ISBN
9780752429229

€ 15.71

Paperback. An account of the impact of the Blitz upon an Upminster couple. It demonstrates the courage, humour and great determination of ordinary Essex people in the face of war. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; 3JJH; HBWQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
123
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448138
ISBN
9780752448138

€ 15.71

Paperback. Features a collection of over 200 images of Lockleaze and Romney Avenue Schools, using photographs from the archives of the local schools and from former Lockleaze residents' personal collections. This work offers a photographic record of the schools from their post-war origins to school reunions in the 1990s. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 150 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447544
ISBN
9780752447544

€ 15.71

Paperback. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
NPI Media Group
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752418599
ISBN
9780752418599

€ 15.71