New releases from University of Hertfordshire Press
Books to explore
Editor: Richard W. Hoyle
Essays on the Sheffield region in memory of David Hey
Author: Letchworth Local History Research Group
In this richly illustrated account, Letchworth Local History Research Group look in detail at the town’s foundation in the early 1900s and the energetic organisation and administration that enabled it to get off the ground quickly and successfully.
Author: Mark Gorman
Open spaces, enclosure and popular protest in mid-Victorian London
Author: Mary Nejedly
Child Labour and Childhood in Birmingham and the West Midlands, 1750–1900
Author: Tom Williamson , Gerry Barnes
Drawing on far-reaching archival research, an extensive survey of surviving orchards and biodiversity surveys, the authors tell the fascinating story of orchards in the east since the late Middle Ages.