Industrialisation & industrial history

    How Hull coloured the World

    By Anthony C. Sissons

    Hardback £50.55

    From 1803, through six generations, Sissons manufactured paint in the city of Kingston upon Hull. With unequalled access to the personalities and the Company archive, the last member of the family to join the company captures both the entrepreneurial spirit of Sissons Brothers, and the family’s commitment to their staff...

    Warrington at Work

    By Janice Hayes

    Paperback £11.45

    A pictorial history of the working life of Warrington over the last century and more.

    Secret History of Brands

    By Matt MacNabb

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    A Secret History of Brands cuts through the rumours and urban legends and paints a picture of the true dark history of famous brands.

    Dundee at Work

    By Gregor Stewart

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    A pictorial history of the working life of Dundee over the last century and more.

    Faversham At Work

    By Robert Turcan

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    A pictorial history of the working life of Faversham over the last century and more.

    Coal Mining in the East Neuk of Fife

    By John McManus

    Hardback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    Coal mining in Fife has an industrial history of four hundred years, although, in the East Neuk of Fife, despite many accessible and shallow deposits, the industry is long inactive. John McManus provides a survey of the geology and a history of the socio-economic factors that led to the rise...

    Industrial Revolution

    By Lewis Helfand

    Paperback £10.25

    Bike Boom

    By Carlton Reid

    Paperback Save £2.71 = £20.28

    An optimistic book about the history and future of cycling in Europe and the US.

    History of the London Water Industry, 1580-1820

    Hardback Save £5.64 = £34.86

    This fascinating and unique study of essential utilities in the early modern period will interest business historians and historians of science and technology alike.

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