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    DescriptionDo you remember Pathe News? Taking the train to the seaside? The purple stains of iodine on the knees of boys in short trousers? Knitted bathing costumes? Then the chances are you were born in or around 1950. To the young people of today, the 1950s seem like another age. But for those born around then, this era of childhood feels like yesterday. This delightful collection of photographic memories will appeal to all who grew up in this post-war decade; they include pictures of children enjoying life out on the streets and bombsites, at home and at school, on holiday and at events. These wonderful period pictures and descriptive captions will bring back this decade of childhood, and jog memories about all aspects of life as it was in post-war Britain. Paul Feeney is the author of bestselling nostalgia books A 1950s Childhood and A 1960s Childhood (The History Press). He has also written the hugely popular From Ration Book to Ebook (The History Press), which takes a nostalgic look back over the life and times of the post-war baby boomer generation.


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    Title
    A 1950s Childhood in Pictures
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Paul Feeney
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 128
    Width: 170 mm
    Height: 190 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 254 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780750952958
    ISBN 10: 0750952954
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.6
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJPG
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    B&T General Subject: 431
    DC22: 941.0855
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET135
    Ingram Theme: CULT/MIDEST
    LC classification: HN
    Abridged Dewey: 306
    BIC subject category V2: WQP, 1DBK, 3JJPG
    BISAC V2.8: HIS054000
    DC23: 941.08550222
    Thema V1.0: NHD, WQP
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1DDU
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3MPQM
    Illustrations note
    125 black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    The History Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    The History Press Ltd
    Publication date
    01 June 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Stroud
    Author Information
    Paul Feeney was born in 1948 in Central London. He is the author of the bestselling nostalgia books "A 1950s Childhood," "A 1960s Childhood," and "From Ration Book to ebook."