Century of Uxbridge by Ken Pearce
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Century of Uxbridge
By Ken Pearce

A Century of Uxbridge

Events, People & Place Over the 20th Century

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Century of Uxbridge by Ken Pearce

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This fascinating selection of photographs illustrates the extraordinary transformation that has taken place in Uxbridge during the 20th century. The book offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during this century of unprecedented change. Many aspects of Uxbridge's recent history are covered, famous occasions and individuals are remembered and the impact of national and international events is witnessed. The book provides a striking account of the changes that have so altered Uxbridge's appearance and records the process of transformation.Drawing on detailed local knowledge of the community, and illustrated with a wealth of black-and-white photographs, this book recalls what Uxbridge has lost in terms of buildings, traditions and ways of life. It also acknowledges the regeneration that has taken place and celebrates the character and energy of local people as they move through the first years of this new century.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780750949415
ISBN-10: 0750949414
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 165mm x 10mm)
Pages: 120
Imprint: Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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