Oral history

    Slayers and Vampires

    By Edward Gross

    Hardback £12.65

    The definitive unofficial behind-the-scenes story of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel in the words of the people who were there

    Voices from the Front

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Every man who served in the Great War is now deceased, but they have left behind them an enormous collection of oral history, which captures the authentic voices of the front line soldiers. In Voices from the Front, oral historian Peter Hart brings together accounts from across the conflict, from...

    Cold War

    By Bridget Kendall

    Hardback £17.46

    Not Guilty: Queer Stories from a Century of Discrimination

    By Sue Elliott

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Released to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality in the UK, Not Guilty accompanies a major Channel 4 documentary, to be screened in July, 2017.

    How Generations Remember

    By Monika Palmberger

    Hardback Save £0.14 = £19.86

    This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book provides a profound insight into post-war Mostar, and the memories of three generations of this Bosnian-Herzegovinian city. Drawing on several years of ethnographic fieldwork, it offers a vivid account of how personal and collective memories are utterly...

    Northampton Memories

    By Christine Jones

    Paperback £11.45

    Discover a wealth of history from the stories told by a wide range of Northampton's residents.

    Chernobyl Prayer

    By Svetlana Alexievich

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    On 26 April 1986, at 1.23am, a series of explosions shook the Chernobyl nuclear reactor. While officials tried to hush up the accident, the author spent years collecting testimonies from survivors. A chronicle of the past and a warning for our nuclear future, this book shows what it is like...

    African Voices on Slavery and the Slave Trade

    Hardback Save £8.08 = £59.91

    This volume explores diverse sources such as oral testimonies and African intellectual writings to discover what they can tell us about slavery and the slave trade in Africa. It will be invaluable for students and researchers interested in the history of slavery, the slave trade and post-slavery in Africa.

    Oral History Theory

    By Lynn Abrams

    Paperback Save £1.92 = £27.07

    Oral history is increasingly acknowledged as a key tool for anyone studying the history of the recent past, and Oral History Theory provides a comprehensive, systematic and accessible overview of this important field. Combining the study of theories drawn from disciplines ranging from linguistics to psychoanalysis with the observations of...

    Oral History Reader

    Paperback Save £2.97 = £33.02

    The Oral History Reader, now in its third edition, is a comprehensive, international anthology combining major, `classic' articles with cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history. Twenty-seven new chapters introduce the most significant developments in oral history in the last decade to bring this invaluable text...

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