The 1930s were a troubled era, and England was a land of contrasts. This work gives a vivid impression of growing up in a working-class family in the East End at this time. It should be of interest to anyone who remembers the interwar years, and anyone interested in London's social history.
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(244mm x 172mm x 10mm)
Sutton Publishing Ltd
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Author Biography - Viv Wilson
Alan Wilson was born in Bow, London, in 1928 into a working-class family. He lived in Hackney from 1930 until the outbreak of war in 1939, It is these formative years that he remembers in this book. Alan now lives in Liphook, Hampshire