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Bond Slaves - The Story of a Struggle By Mrs George Linnaeus Banks
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Bond Slaves is a story of a particular type of struggle, and not one dealt with very often - the fight of the Luddites against the introduction of machinery and the de-skilling of labour at the... More > commencement of the Industrial Revolution. Another classic from the pen of Mrs George Linnaeus Banks. Once again the author brings her characters, both real and fictional alive, against the rugged landscape of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Essential reading, not least for those who enjoyed The Manchester Man.< Less
The Making of William Edwards By Mrs George Linnaeus Banks
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The Making of William Edwards is the story of the trials and tribulations of the youngest son of a Welsh tenant farmer, who rose to become an outstanding builder and architect. Once again Mrs George... More > Linnaeus Banks weaves her web of fiction to bring history to vibrant life. A worthy companion to her other works, which include The Manchester Man and Bond Slaves.< Less
The Manchester Man By Mrs George Linnaeus Banks
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The Manchester Man traces the fall and rise of Jabez Clegg, a foundling swept away in his cradle by the River Irk in flood in 1799. In this politically significant work the narrative is set against... More > the back-drop of the three decades from the Napoleonic Wars to the 1832 Reform Act, crucial years in Manchester's development as the world's first industrial city. It contains a vivid and highly accurate portrayal of the notorious Peterloo Massacre and its aftermath, as well as providing a valuable insight into the roles of some of the city's founding fathers. A riveting read for the casual reader and the serious student of Manchester history alike, complete with Introduction by Malc Cowle. Published in support of the Working Class Movement Library, 51 The Crescent, M5 4WX, situated in Manchester's twin city - Salford.< Less
The Manchester Man - Illustrated By Mrs George Linnaeus Banks
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The Manchester Man traces the fall and rise of Jabez Clegg, a foundling swept away in his cradle by the River Irk in flood in 1799. In this politically significant work the narrative is set against... More > the back-drop of the three decades from the Napoleonic Wars to the 1832 Reform Act, crucial years in Manchester's development as the world's first industrial city. It contains a vivid and highly accurate portrayal of the notorious Peterloo Massacre and its aftermath, as well as providing a valuable insight into the roles of some of the city's founding fathers. A riveting read for the casual reader and the serious student of Manchester history alike, complete with original illustrations and Introduction by Malc Cowle. Published in support of the Working Class Movement Library, 51 The Crescent, M5 4WX, in Manchester's twin city - Salford.< Less
Bond Slaves - The Story of a Struggle By Mrs George Linnaeus Banks
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Bond Slaves is a story of a particular type of struggle, and not one dealt with very often - the fight of the Luddites against the introduction of machinery and the de-skilling of labour at the... More > commencement of the Industrial Revolution. Another classic from the pen of Mrs George Linnaeus Banks. Once again the author brings her characters, both real and fictional alive, against the rugged landscape, of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Essential reading, not least for those who enjoyed The Manchester Man.< Less
The Making of William Edwards By Mrs George Linnaeus Banks
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The Making of William Edwards is the story of the trials and tribulations of the youngest son of a Welsh tenant farmer, who rose to become an outstanding builder and architect. Once again Mrs George... More > Linnaeus Banks weaves her web of fiction to bring history to vibrant life. A worthy companion to her other works, which include The Manchester Man and Bond Slaves.< Less