Tyneside: A History of Newcastle and Gateshead from Earliest Times

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Tyneside bursts with pridenot a swaggering conceit but the most obvious, warm, and pungent sense of civic pride in Britain. Tynesiders know who they are and everybody else does too. And yet there exists no comprehensive history of the place. Not since the middle of the 19th century has there been a detailed treatment of the remarkable story of how Tyneside was made and how it came to look, sound and behave the way it does.That glittering tale is recounted here, from the retreat of the icefields 10,000 years ago, through the ...

Tyneside: A History of Newcastle and Gateshead from Earliest Times 2006, Mainstream Publishing Company

ISBN-13: 9781845961190

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