Social History

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

£12.99

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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

£9.99

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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

£8.99

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RIOT

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

£6.99

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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

£9.99

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The Anarchist Past and Other Essays

by Nicolas Walter

Nicolas Walter helped create the surge of political dissent in Britain in the 60s and 70s. For forty years he was a key contributor to the a …

Available (Published: October 2007)
ISBN: 9781905512164

£9.99

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Villages of Vision: A Study of Strange Utopias

by Gillian Darley

Villages of Vision: A Study of Strange Utopias by Darley, Gillian All over Britain and Ireland there are planned villages: for aesthetic, ph …

Out of print (Originally published: October 2007)
ISBN: 9780907123507

£14.99

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The Last of the Hunters: Life with the Fishermen of North Shields

by Peter Mortimer

Where Peter Mortimer first journeyed, others later followed. He was the first writer to travel and work with fishermen out on the high seas, …

Available (Published: October 2006)
ISBN: 9781905512218

£6.99

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Arts in Society

by Paul Barker

Arts in Society comprises a set of lucid essays on photography and painting, films, design, TV and theatre, buildings and towns – discussion …

Available (Published: May 2006)
ISBN: 9781905512072

£9.99

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East End 1888

by William J Fishman

East End 1888 is essential reading for anyone interested in social history and the history of London. Professor William Fishman shows what l …

Available (Published: June 2005)
ISBN: 9780907123859

£14.99

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