Social History

Battle of Cable Street, 1936

by Cable Street Group

This book describes the famous clash of 1936 between police and anti-fascists when Sir Oswald Mosley and his Blackshirt army attempted to ma …

Out of print (Originally published: September 2011)
ISBN: 9781907869174


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edited by Ross Bradshaw

A quirky compendium of essays on maps, places and people, many by leading writers including Iain Sinclair and The Guardian’s David McKie and …

Available (Published: August 2011)
ISBN: 9781907869242


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Roman Nottinghamshire

by Mark Patterson

In 1954, a local historian, RM Butler, described Nottinghamshire as an ‘archaeological blackspot’. In this book, Mark Patterson proves him w …

Out of print (Originally published: May 2011)
ISBN: 9781907869129


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Stratford: Another East End

by John Gorman

Stratford: Another East End is a memoir of working-class life written by the late John Gorman, born in the Stratford without swans and Shake …

Available (Published: October 2010)
ISBN: 9781907869068


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Personal Copy: A Memoir of the 1960s

by Ray Gosling

CURRENTLY ONLY AVAILABLE AS AN EBOOK (ISBN 9781910170038) We’d a lot of fun in those tumbledown days. Hippies playing at being parish priest …

Out of print (Originally published: September 2010)
ISBN: 9781905512997


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Goodnight Campers: The History of the British Holiday Camp

by Colin Ward, Dennis Hardy

This highly illustrated book traces the development of the British holiday camp from its origins a century ago through the 1930s and 1940s p …

Available (Published: August 2010)
ISBN: 9781905512089


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The Insurrectionists

by William J Fishman

William Fishman traces the lives and ideology of the leaders of the French Revolution, Marat, Robespierre and Blanqui, their influence on Ka …

Available (Published: October 2009)
ISBN: 9781905512782


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Camp Shatila

by Peter Mortimer

Travel writer Peter Mortimer reports on Shatila, the Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon – scene of the Shatila massacre of 1982, now home t …

Available (Published: September 2009)
ISBN: 9781905512805


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by Peter Mortimer

“This is an electric light. It switches on and off here. Always put it on before you leave the room empty. You wish to work on the ships?” R …

Available (Published: July 2008)
ISBN: 9781905512492


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Reporting from Palestine (1943-44)

by Barbara Board

Reporting from Palestine is a unique book. Barbara Board (1915-1986) was a rare woman foreign correspondent, from the age of 20 she reported …

Available (Published: February 2008)
ISBN: 9781905512324


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