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My School Days in the 1950s By Donna England
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This book is the second in the series on the author's school days in the 1950s in Evansville, IN. It includes true stories and pictures that advance the story. It is appropriate for all ages.
My School Days in the 1950s By Donna England
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This book is the second in the series on the authors school days in the 1950s in Evansville, IN. It includes true stories and pictures that advance the story. It is appropriate for all ages.
The heydays for the Independent Probation Officer in England and Wales. 1950’s – 1970’s By Geoff Kenure
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By reference to his early working life as a probation officer in England the author argues that the timespan covered was a period when those in that role were essentially operating as independent... More > professionals. He uses examples from his early experience to explain the ethos, training and practice of probation officers of the day. The work is intended to provide a snapshot of the work of a probation officer in what he calls those heydays. Whilst it may be of interest to those seeking to research or understand the role of the probation officer in that period it is written to be of interest to the general reader Geoff was a probation officer for 34 years. Subsequently he worked for 12 years as an advocacy coach and part time university lecturer and for 9 years was a hospital manager hearing appeals by people detained under the Mental Health Act.< Less
Cullercoats Village 1292 - 1950 By Lloyd G Reed
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This book collates notes, information and newspaper articles about the history of Cullercoats. It is split into four parts covering: 1292 - 1849 1850 - 1950 The streets, houses & occupants of... More > Cullercoats The births, deaths & marriages in Cullercoats This book can be useful reference material about the history of Cullercoats if you are interested in the local history, looking for past family members for your family tree, curious about who previously lived at an address in Cullercoats and the way of life and how Cullercoats became the village it is today. This book includes snippets such as how much items cost at the time, wages and news reports.< Less
Kaleidoscope: Reflections from a 1950s Childhood By Graham Pryor
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The accuracy of recalled childhood memories in adulthood is the subject of extensive research and debate, and controversies exist surrounding the authenticity of recovered memories. This recollection... More > of episodes from a childhood spent in 1950s England is enhanced by the author’s ADHD syndrome; it supplies a rare clarity to counteract the errors commonly found with authentic memories, when the adult has to infer missing details. The vignettes of an early life that comprise this book represent a world of freedom and adventure now sadly lost to history, but they paint a picture that is as vivid today as when they were first experienced.< Less
Thank You, Mrs. Poop! By Dan England
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Join the author as he takes a humerous but soulful look at his childhood in the 1950's. It's a fun read.
LAST BOAT TO ENGLAND Juan-les-Pins : Whitechapel : Paris By Margaret Turner
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The modern summer holiday was born on the Cote d’Azur, in the 1930s, more precisely at Juan les Pins. This is where sunbathing and waterskiing were invented, where beach, sea and sun came... More > together to create the archetypal Mediterranean vacation. To grow up as an English girl – at home in two cultures – in the centre of this beautiful and extraordinary place, at such a dramatic time, made for a fascinating and unusual childhood. Shattered suddenly by evacuation in 1940 – on the last boat to England – to work as a nurse in the London Hospital in Whitechapel during the war. Then a return to France, and the British Embassy in Paris, with all the privations, challenges and opportunities of the post-war years. This autobiography takes us from 1928 to 1950, from the age of six to the age of 28. At times a gentle description of a vanished way of life; at others a chronicle of a rich family life; with some moments of intense drama, and others of lyrical description.< Less
The Estate By John Smith
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The Estate is a heart-warming recollection of childhood memories from the Midlands of England in the post war years of the mid twentieth century. It's the world as seen through the eyes of a young... More > boy. It has an innocence iconic of the era and is a step back into a long since lost world and the simple pleasures it contained. A collection of memories, its a memoir of sorts and the road map of one man's arc through life.< Less
My Dear Judy-Mac By Heather Walker
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Social history. Love letters depicting life in the 1950s in England and Canada
Miss Witt's Diamond By Helen E. Harding
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Delia is sent to boarding school to further her father's ambitions. Mysteries pile up around her, but she finds that like the rest of her life, there are no tidy explanations. Not a children's... More > book. Set in England, 1950s. Some sex.< Less

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