Birmingham Shops and Shopping

Birmingham Shops and Shopping

by Peter Drake, Andrew Maxam
     
 

Illustrated with around 200 archive photographs, this absorbing book captures the commercial heritage of the city and offers a unique glimpse into Birmingham's past. Like most big cities Birmingham has lost many of its family-owned shops, department stores, and co-ops in recent decades. Capturing the diversity of Birmingham's shops and markets, this book provides

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Illustrated with around 200 archive photographs, this absorbing book captures the commercial heritage of the city and offers a unique glimpse into Birmingham's past. Like most big cities Birmingham has lost many of its family-owned shops, department stores, and co-ops in recent decades. Capturing the diversity of Birmingham's shops and markets, this book provides an important record of life in the city as it used to be that will fascinate anyone who knows the area.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780752444932
Publisher:
The History Press
Publication date:
11/01/2008
Series:
Images of England
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

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