Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2017

400 Pages | 210 color illustrations

7 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9781781382479

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The Workshop of the World

Edited by Malcolm Dick and Carl Chinn

Liverpool University Press

  • The most comprehensive and up-to-date history of Birmingham in forty years
  • The first book to cover the history of the Birmingham area from prehistoric times to the twenty-first century
  • Visually stunning with over 200 images, some of which have never been published before
  • Containing the latest research, written by acknowledged experts, but accessibly presented for a wide audience including children as well as adults
  • Emphasising the importance of all of the people of Birmingham in its rise from an insignificant place in the later Middle Ages to the workshop of the world