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The Resource Black diamonds : the rise and fall of an English dynasty, Catherine Bailey

Black diamonds : the rise and fall of an English dynasty, Catherine Bailey

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Black diamonds : the rise and fall of an English dynasty
Title
Black diamonds
Title remainder
the rise and fall of an English dynasty
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Bailey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Situated in Yorkshire, surrounded by 70 collieries employing tens of thousands of men, is Wentworth, the finest and largest Georgian house in Britain. This volume tells the story of its demise. It is the story of how the fabric of English society shifted beyond recognition in 50 turbulent years in the 20th century
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StDuBDS
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1960-
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Bailey, Catherine
Dewey number
  • 942.8'1082
  • 942.81082
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Fitzwilliam family
  • Upper class
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Yorkshire (England)
  • England
  • England
  • History
Label
Black diamonds : the rise and fall of an English dynasty, Catherine Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Viking, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141019239
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 518 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780141019239
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Black diamonds : the rise and fall of an English dynasty, Catherine Bailey
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Viking, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141019239
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 518 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780141019239
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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