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Paperback. Monsters, lunatics, vampires, werewolves, evil dolls, and suicide dogs, stones entombing bodies, faces appearing in walls, curses, and meetings with the devil--all this and more are contained within this book of Scottish urban legends. Num Pages: 192 pages, 15 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 141 x 15. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750956222
ISBN
9780750956222

€ 13.19

Paperback. The West Sussex coast has always been vulnerable to attack across the channel from mainland Europe and as a result has been strongly defended from the possibility of such attach. This title looks at the defensive sites surviving in the West Sussex landscape, the majority dating to the Second World War. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 9. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752441719
ISBN
9780752441719

€ 20.99
€ 16.18

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, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752418582
ISBN
9780752418582

€ 16.99
€ 13.73

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages, 40 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 207 x 19. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750963619
ISBN
9780750963619

€ 13.99
€ 11.37

Paperback. Almost completely encircled by the meandering River Severn and nestled in the delightful countryside of the county of Shropshire, Shrewsbury has a rich history dating from the 5th century. From the momentous to the outlandish, this book is packed full of fun facts and trivia about everything to do with Shrewsbury. Num Pages: 112 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 159 x 8. Weight in Grams: 190.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752482705
ISBN
9780752482705

€ 13.19

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which the Brontes Yorkshire has changed and developed over the last century. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; 3JH; BM; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445607795
ISBN
9781445607795

€ 26.10

Paperback. Presents history of one of the Midlands' youngest towns - Crewe. This guide explores the town's development. With sections on local industries, education, religion and recreation, it discusses various aspects of everyday life. Series: History and Guide. Num Pages: 128 pages, 130. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446547
ISBN
9780752446547

€ 18.30

Paperback. A history of Gorton Monastery Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WTHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 13. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432083
ISBN
9780752432083

€ 16.21

Paperback. From a few Anglo-Saxon hamlets set in a mostly agricultural landscape, to the industrial revolution of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, West Bromwich gradually developed into one of the most successful and prosperous towns in the Black Country. This title presents a selection of old West Bromwich photographs. Num Pages: 192 pages, 300 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 171 x 11. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750944274
ISBN
9780750944274

€ 18.30

Paperback. A thematic approach discussing why Reading has become the town it is today. Num Pages: 176 pages, 30. BIC Classification: 1DBKESB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 157 x 15. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445648316
ISBN
9781445648316

€ 29.16

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages, 120 colour and 100 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 241 x 17. Weight in Grams: 658.
Publisher
Logaston Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906663681
ISBN
9781906663681

€ 19.99
€ 18.09

Paperback. The Surrey District of the Mole Valley takes its name from the river which runs through its heart. The River Mole rises near Gatwick and flows northwards through the Surrey countryside before entering the Thames near Hampton Court. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750945820
ISBN
9780750945820

€ 16.21

Paperback. Num Pages: 96 pages, 60 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 160 x 6. Weight in Grams: 170.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752493114
ISBN
9780752493114

€ 13.25

Paperback. Num Pages: 112 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 6. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752467504
ISBN
9780752467504

€ 16.21

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages, 150 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co Ltd
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752499246
ISBN
9780752499246

€ 21.99
€ 16.99

Paperback. Num Pages: 56 pages, 59 Black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WGF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 242 x 4. Weight in Grams: 182.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
56
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840335552
ISBN
9781840335552

€ 14.99
€ 14.94

Paperback. Contained within the pages of this book are the stories behind some of the most notorious murders in Cambridgeshire's history. Series: Sutton True Crime History. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, map., ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAC; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 247 x 11. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750939140
ISBN
9780750939140

€ 16.19

Paperback. Lyme Regis has posed prettily for the camera since the 1850s, and Lyme Regis Museum has thousands of the photographs in its collection. The author presents a selection of the museum's most interesting images. It explores familiar areas of the old town, the harbour and seafront, and also some of the less well-known parts. Num Pages: 220 pages, 144 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 174 x 11. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
220
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750940603
ISBN
9780750940603

€ 16.23

Paperback. A history of Stocksbridge Series: Pocket Images. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 124 x 10. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Nonsuch Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845883225
ISBN
9781845883225

€ 9.22

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 150 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; HBWQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 248 x 16. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750969796
ISBN
9780750969796

€ 19.21

Paperback. Around Plaistow Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752406145
ISBN
9780752406145

€ 16.29

Paperback. Focusing on the Scottish people, this title takes us on a journey around their homeland, discovering en route the intriguing and surprising ways the places and their history contribute to the Scottish character. It unearths the traditions, triumphs and disasters, foibles, quirks and customs that come together to make up the Scottish people. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 23. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091960247
ISBN
9780091960247

€ 16.99
€ 13.80

Paperback. Cheltenham is a beautiful town and the people who live here can boast a strong sense of community. This title presents a collection of over 250 archive photographs of Cheltenham. It includes pictures of buildings, celebrations, local advertisements and personalities from Cheltenham's past. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752411453
ISBN
9780752411453

€ 16.19

Paperback. Num Pages: 48 pages, 52 black & white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 173 x 5. Weight in Grams: 162.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840333275
ISBN
9781840333275

€ 14.99
€ 14.90