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Posted: 05/12/2009 15:09:14
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There is as ever a rush of new books available including

A much sought after reprint - The Harvey's of Hayle - Edmund Vale, HB, 356pp, available in Hard back limited to 100 copies £40.00 and Soft back £20.00

Welsh Slate Mining: Past and Present, Lindsay Porter, sb 48pp, Lindsay has compiled a number of photos and details using some from the volume Victorian slate Mining, those of JC Burrows and more modern ones of working process at Llechwedd Slate Mines - £4.99

Called Up, Sent Down: The Bevin Boys' War - Tom Hickman, Hb, 250pp - £20.00

The Miners and Coal Levels of Gwent, Colin Spencer, sb, 128pp, - £12.99

The West Riding Miners and Sir William Garforth, Bryan Fraser, sb. 128pp, In 1909 over one million men and their families rejoiced. A solution - breathing apparatus - had been found by W.E. Garforth which would stop thousands of men and boys being killed by underground explosions annually - £12.99


Tin and Diamonds, Claire Leith, sb, 106pp - £4.99, This is the story of Francis Oats of St Just. At the age of 14 Francis worked at Balleswidden Mine; by the time he was 20 he was a mine captain at Botallack


Lands and Lead Miners: : A History of Brassington In Derbyshire: A History of Brassington, RON SLACK, sb, 160pp - £14.99

all these available from the usual outlets or via myself look for new additions pages on my website [web link]

cheers

Mike
IP: 82.47.66.18 Edited: 05/12/2009 15:09:39 by Moorebooks
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