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Local interest, family history & nostalgia

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Local interest, family history & nostalgia

Paperback. Stowmarket is an old market town, which in the course of the nineteenth century became a minor industrial centre amid the fields of rural Suffolk. This book provides a record of the changes in a country town over more than a century. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 234 x 13. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451954
ISBN
9780752451954

€ 15.86

Paperback. A history of Witham Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 8. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415581
ISBN
9780752415581

€ 15.86

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

€ 15.86

Paperback. Offers glimpses into the past of a rural community that many believe to be the largest village in England. With 180 photographs together with examples from other local sources, this book illustrates in vivid style some of the changes that have taken place in the everyday lives of its people, and the people of the surrounding communities. Series: Pocket Images. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 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
V9781845881436
ISBN
9781845881436

€ 8.99

Paperback. Penarth was an agricultural community but the Industrial Revolution brought a great change. The town owes its early development to the success of the South Wales coalfields and the necessity for additional port facilities to accommodate the industry that followed. A tidal harbour was planned, which became a dock. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752406138
ISBN
9780752406138

€ 15.86

Paperback. A history of Hyde Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752424583
ISBN
9780752424583

€ 15.78

Paperback. Around Somerset Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 11. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750946773
ISBN
9780750946773

€ 15.76

Paperback. Features a selection of over two hundred photographs that documents the ways of life in Ely from the 1860s to the 1960s. This book focuses on the area's development during the Edwardian and Victorian period and into the twentieth century. It is suitable for those interested in the memories Ely has to offer. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAC; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449449
ISBN
9780752449449

€ 15.86

Paperback. A guide to everything supernatural, paranormal, folkloric, eccentric and, above all, mysterious that has occurred in the Scottish county of Stirlingshire. It features entries covering Stirlingshire's historic sites, ruins, churches, tombstones and archaeological curiosities are complemented by more than 100 photographs. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 13. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447681
ISBN
9780752447681

€ 17.73

Paperback. Bebington, once busy town attracted industries that made the area world famous for its products, and for the novel way that some of these employers housed and supported their workers. This collection is a series of photographs and images of Bebington and its surrounding communities, and the changes that this area has seen over years. Series: Pocket Images. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 126 x 11. Weight in Grams: 194.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845881306
ISBN
9781845881306

€ 9.00

Paperback. A compilation of over 220 pictures of bygone Folkestone. It encompasses nearly a century and a half of the town's history, starting with a chapter dedicated to watercolours of the town painted by the artist Joshua Marsh in the 1820s. It chronicles the effects of the Second World War and subsequent new developments. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752411804
ISBN
9780752411804

€ 15.76

Paperback. The story of the Crossley Heath School is ongoing and is one of significant academic success, which is fitting because the school is the product of the amalgamation of two rival establishments. This title provides an insight into the histories of the former schools and the modern success story of Crossley Heath. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; JNL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752438665
ISBN
9780752438665

€ 15.78

Paperback. Explores the darker side of the Cheshire county, where murders in sleepy villages, royal scandals ancient and modern and the antics of showbiz personalities reveal that all is not as tranquil as it may seem. Num Pages: 144 pages, 50 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750944250
ISBN
9780750944250

€ 15.76

Paperback. This book is part of the Images ofWales series, which uses old photographs and archived images toshow the history ofvarious local areas in Wales, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people." Series: Archive Photographs: Images of Wales. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 236 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426150
ISBN
9780752426150

€ 15.86

Paperback. 96 pages, 181 illustrations incl 114 colour. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Whitehaven Harbour has changed and developed over the last century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; WQP. Dimension: 233 x 163 x 10. Weight: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445602851
ISBN
9781445602851

€ 25.25

Paperback. Best known nowadays for the annual University boat race, Putney is a riverside town with a venerable heritage. Its existence arises from its position on a major route to the South West. This title includes photographs that bring some of the last one hundred years of Putney and Roehampton history to life. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 159 x 9. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752406329
ISBN
9780752406329

€ 15.86

Paperback. A collection of some of the strangest, most despicable and comical crimes that took place on the Wirral peninsula throughout the Victorian era and the early twentieth century. It features tales that uncover many cases that have been long forgotten and are supported by illustrations which describe these events and the people featured in them. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; 1DBKENL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 174 x 10. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752450070
ISBN
9780752450070

€ 15.86

Paperback. Since early times, Essex has been on England's military front line and has protected the rest of the country from European invaders. This book helps us learn about Essex's distinguished military history since Roman times, taking in the Napoleonic Wars, the First and Second World Wars and the Cold War. Num Pages: 160 pages, 150 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; HBW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 174 x 15. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
126
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949514
ISBN
9780750949514

€ 17.81

Paperback. Warton in wartime Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; 3JJH; JWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752421209
ISBN
9780752421209

€ 14.88

Paperback. Brings together 200 photographs, which illustrate the history of Shire Green, the much-changed district of Sheffield. This book aims to attract a readership - in Sheffield, Yorkshire, and further afield. Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 175 x 11. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750944144
ISBN
9780750944144

€ 17.70

Paperback. A collection of unusual, curious and downright extraordinary events, people and phenomena from around the Durham county. Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750937313
ISBN
9780750937313

€ 15.76

Paperback. Born in 1871, the brainchild of Victorian entrepreneur Peter Bruff, Clacton-on-Sea was created from nothing to become one of the country's leading seaside resorts. This book deals with the growth of the town's lusty offspring from its earliest days to its height as a seaside resort from the 1920s to the 1970s. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752418575
ISBN
9780752418575

€ 15.82

Paperback. A collection of 200 archive images that traces some of the changes that have taken place in Cleveland, as many old agricultural communities were swallowed up by the development of modern industry. With historical insight and local reminiscences, it presents the story of this development through chapters on schools, worship, leisure and work. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451367
ISBN
9780752451367

€ 17.81

Paperback. Basingstoke has been established for over 1,000 years and yet even by the 1920s the town already considered itself to be the commercial capital of north Hampshire and rarely has it been static in its development and modernisation. This book focuses on that gradual development over the past two centuries. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430829
ISBN
9780752430829

€ 15.86