Hackney Memories


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Hackney Memories by Alan Wilson.

The 1930s were a troubled era, and England at this time was a land of contrasts. In Hackney Memories Alan Wilson gives us a vivid impression of growing up in a working-class family in the East End at this time. Trapped by poverty, his family lived in a world that seems very alien to us now: here it is vividly recalled, set against a backdrop of rapidly developing national events. Alan Wilson’s informative text, together with a selection of well-chosen photographs, will make fascinating reading for anyone who remembers the inter-war years, and anyone interested in London’s social history.

Paperback: 176 pages
Publisher: Sutton Publishing (15 April 2004)
ISBN-10: 0750937165
ISBN-13: 978-0750937160
Condition: New