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A Century of Bristol

Author : David J. Eveleigh
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This fascinating selection of photographs illustrates the extraordinary transformation that has taken place in Bristol 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 Bristol's recent history are covered, famous occasions and individuals are remembered and the impact of national and international events is witnessed. The books provides a striking account of the changes that have so altered Bristol'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 Bristol 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.

A Century of Sand Dredging in the Bristol Channel Volume One The English Coast

Author : Peter Gosson
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Looking at the history of sand dredgers and the dredging industry of the Bristol Channel.

The Annals of Bristol in the Nineteenth Century

Author : John Latimer
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Bristol and the Atlantic Trade in the Eighteenth Century

Author : Kenneth Morgan
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Dr Morgan compares the performance of Bristol as a port with the growth of other out ports.

Patients Power and the Poor in Eighteenth Century Bristol

Author : Mary Elizabeth Fissell
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In early modern England, housewives, clergymen, bloodletters, herb women, and patients told authoritative tales about the body. By the end of the eighteenth century, however, medicine had begun to drown out these voices. This book argues that changes in the relationship between rich and poor underlay this rise in medicine's authority.

The Annals of Bristol in the Eighteenth Century

Author : John Latimer
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A Century of Progress in Bristol

Author : Bristol (England). City Council
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The Annals of Bristol in the Seventeenth Century

Author : John Latimer
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Memories of Half a Century of Bristol Journalism

Author : Blue Feather
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The Trade of Bristol in the Eighteenth Century

Author : Walter E. Minchinton
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Bristol Africa and the Eighteenth century Slave Trade to America The years of expansion 1698 1729

Author : David Richardson
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Politics and the Port of Bristol in the Eighteenth Century

Author : Society of Merchant Venturers (Bristol, England)
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Handbook to Bristol and the Neighbourhood

Author : Bertram Mitford H. Rogers
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Bristol

Author : Martin S. Curtis
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The Bristol Medico chirurgical Journal

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Patterns of Philanthropy

Author : Martin Gorsky
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A study of the debate over the control of civic charities during the era of municipal reform.

Sixteenth century Bristol

Author : John Latimer
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The Bibliographer s Manual of Gloucestershire Literature City of Bristol including Chattertoniana Alphabetical list of Bristol printers Index of authors Index of subjects

Author : Francis Adams Hyett
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Bristol Medico chirurgical Journal

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The book of South Wales the Bristol channel Monmouthshire and the Wye

Author : Charles Frederick Cliffe
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