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The brief history of Lancashire

Stephen Duxbury

The brief history of Lancashire

by Stephen Duxbury

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Published by History Press in Stroud .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-181) and index.

    StatementStephen Duxbury
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA670.L2 D89 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25124556M
    ISBN 109780752462882
    LC Control Number2011488721

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      A History of Lancashire in 70 Objects Booths commemorative teapot - Edwin Henry Booth opened The China House in Blackpool in and became a purveyor of fine teas aged just To do so he had borrowed £80 from the Preston grocer to . "An Intelligent Student's History of Early Medieval Lancashire" or: "How the Red Rose County first came into being". Many Lancashire schoolkids learn about the history of our splendid shire – everything from the War of the Roses to the cobbles and chimneys of the Industrial Revolution - but few know about Lancashire's earlier history.


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