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Paperback. This fascinating book of over 200 old photographs depicts the scenes, people and events of everyday life in and around Liskeard, from a period of more than one hundred years. Many of the photographs, most of which come from the author's and other private collections, have not been published before. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; HBJD1; HBLW; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410340
ISBN
9780752410340

€ 16.17

Paperback. Using contributions from five primary schools, this photographic guide to Basildon offers a unique perspective on this town created after the Second World War. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445519
ISBN
9780752445519

€ 16.26

Paperback. Contains manifold mysteries of various kinds. This title explores various places in the region that might be termed mysterious, from crumbling manor houses, castles and ruins to ancient woods and trackways where standing stones and tombstones lie forgotten. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454252
ISBN
9780752454252

€ 16.17

Paperback. the beautiful Isle of Skye is alive with tales of ghosts, fairies, clan battles, Celtic mythology and witchcraft, and they are all collected in this essential guide to everything supernatural and strange on the most spectacular of Scottish islands. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 1DBKSHQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 155 x 12. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449890
ISBN
9780752449890

€ 18.17

Paperback. Drawing on historical and contemporary sources, this collection of true-life tales includes UFOs and black dogs, ghosts and poltergeists, mermaids and witches, and many other bizarre phenomena. Illustrated with over 50 pictures, it is suitable for those who are interested in the mysteries of the paranormal. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448855
ISBN
9780752448855

€ 13.24

Paperback. Crouch End, with its Victorian clock tower and its award winning town hall, set in a valley and at a cross roads, retains its village atmosphere. To its north lies Hornsey village where the medieval church tower reminds the visitor of the early beginnings of this settlement, its name indicating Anglo-Saxon origins in the ancient Middlesex Forest. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 162 x 9. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410722
ISBN
9780752410722

€ 16.17

Paperback. A collection of more than 180 photographs that traces many ways in which Longton has changed and developed over the years. It includes various aspects of everyday life, from shops and businesses, churches and schools, to images of work and leisure, day trips and days off. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, over 200 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 169 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
V9780752444994
ISBN
9780752444994

€ 16.17

Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Barnsley during the 20th century. It offers insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during a century of change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949033
ISBN
9780750949033

€ 13.24

Paperback. For generations, the county of Shropshire has maintained a range of volunteer military units - infantry, cavalry, artillery, medical and the rest - which have served effectively and loyally in peacetime and in war. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; JWTR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 236 x 13. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752418667
ISBN
9780752418667

€ 16.17

Pamphlet. 23pp. 10th anniversary souvenir programme. Illustrated cover. Advertisements. Keywords: Local history, Irish towns, drama, theatre, competition
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Festival Committee
Publication date
1992
SKU
KHS1004949

€ 25.98

Paperback. Provides an insight into local life in Clevedon. This book contains 200 photographs, each of which are accompanied by a caption explaining the history behind the image. Together the images and captions provide a beautiful and informative record of life in Clevedon. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752443751
ISBN
9780752443751

€ 16.17

Paperback. A rich and varied picture of Stratford and its people during the two world wars. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948913
ISBN
9780750948913

€ 18.17

Pamphlet. 68pp. Illustrated cover
Condition
Used, Like New
Publication date
1992
SKU
KHS1005043

€ 25.98

Paperback. A guide to forty of Nottinghamshire's historic sites. It contains information on Nottinghamshire's most famous locations and characters, and reveals the facts about the lesser-known places that have played a key role in the county's history. It is suitable for both residents and visitors. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752453521
ISBN
9780752453521

€ 18.17

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 234 color images. BIC Classification: 1KBBFM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 279 x 11. Weight in Grams: 654.
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764327681
ISBN
9780764327681

€ 30.99
€ 25.93

Paperback. Series: Bloody British History. Num Pages: 96 pages, 70 black & white illustrations, 16 colour illustrations, 8 colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 157 x 7. Weight in Grams: 166.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752490830
ISBN
9780752490830

€ 13.24

Paperback. Covers the history of municipal transport in Luton from the first horse-drawn buses and the town's electric trams, through to the sale of the undertaking in 1970 to United Counties, the bus company which dominated services in the rest of Bedfordshire. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKESD; WGCF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 173 x 15. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449135
ISBN
9780752449135

€ 20.17

Hardcover. Regent Street Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 281 x 216 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1074.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
196
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
illustrated ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860772481
ISBN
9781860772481

€ 28.31

Paperback. Many Congleton residents will know the story of how the townspeople sold their Bible in the seventeenth century in order to buy a new bear, but details of other episodes from the town's history may be less well known. This study presents a chronological history of this Cheshire market town from Neolithic times to the twenty-first century. Series: Tempus History & Guide Series. Num Pages: 144 pages, 100 b&w & 30 colour photos. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429465
ISBN
9780752429465

€ 18.17

Paperback. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 172 x 7. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Pitkin Unichrome Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841653679
ISBN
9781841653679

€ 7.99
€ 7.80

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

€ 16.17

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

€ 16.17

Paperback. A selection of over 200 photographs of Manchester's Irish community. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; JFSL1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 159 x 8. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752488165
ISBN
9780752488165

€ 17.17

Paperback. 175pp. Index. Illustrated front cover. Cover stained and bumped, text clear. Keywords: Local history, agriculture
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Clonmel
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1956
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1004892

€ 30.00

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