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A short history of Leicester

Stephen Harry Skillington

A short history of Leicester

by Stephen Harry Skillington

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Published by The Sheldon press, The Macmillan co. in London, New York, Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Leicester (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Leicester (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Published in 1923 by E. Backus, Leicester, under title: A history of Leicester.

      Statementby S. H. Skillington, with eight illustrations.
      SeriesThe story of the English towns
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA690.L5 S45 1924
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 9-160 p.
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6676532M
      LC Control Number25008162
      OCLC/WorldCa5863921

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        A brief history of Leicester, Massachusetts by A. H. Coolidge Published by s.n.] in [s.l. Leicester (21 books) Derbyshire ( books) Powered by users, the LibraryThing community, Open Library, GeoNames, Natural Earth and PostGIS.

      We have well-respected research centres covering Medieval History, Urban History, English Local History and Genocide and Holocaust Studies. English at Leicester It wasn’t just the books that made the library special for Bobby – he loved the building too. In the light of recent discoveries, Leicester has rightfully taken its place on the world stage. This timely and accessible new history gives an overview of the city's history from the days of the Roman city of Ratae to the modern city of today. Leicester has been an important centre for the last 2, years.


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