This volume in the author’s history of Hackney takes the story from the days of early scattered hamlets, through Victorian development, to the late twentieth century. Including numerous black and white illustrations, the book includes chapters on:
Manors, Estates and Church to 1660
From Restoration to Reform, 1660-1832
A Good Education
Business & Industry
Sociable and Charitable
The card covers are in vg condition, bright, with mild edge wear and light handling marks.
There are a few minor smudges to the page edges.
The binding is tight.
Internally, the content is clean and in near fine condition.
Strength in the Tower
An Illustrated History of Hackney
Published: Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1998