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Author: Eveline A Hughes
Publisher: New York : The History Press, 2012.
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This collection of memories follows a Warwickshire girl as she grows up during an era of huge transformation in Britain. Written to reflect her childhood impression of the world around her, this memoir reminds readers of the realities of everyday life in a bygone era. Illustrated with charming family photographs, this is a memoir which creates a vivid picture of day-to-day life in Nuneaton in the 1920s and '30s,  Read more...
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Hughes, Eveline A.
A Warwickshire Childhood : No Cakes For Tea.
New York : The History Press, ©2012
Named Person: Eveline A Hughes; Eveline A Hughes
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eveline A Hughes
ISBN: 9780752486659 0752486659
OCLC Number: 852756085
Description: 1 online resource (194 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1. Wash Day; 2. Sundays; 3. Gran's Stories; 4. Pre-School Years; 5. Starting School; 6. Christmas; 7. Special Occasions; 8. The Circus and the Carnival; 9. Our Donkey; 10. Dad's Allotment; 11. Hard Times; 12. Moving On; 13. My Town; 14. Our New House; 15. Horses; 16. Excursions by Train; 17. Market Bosworth; 18. The Flood; 19. Winters in the '20s and '30s; 20. Changing Times; 21. Medical Care; 22. Baby Sister; 23. Holidays; 24. War; Postscript.

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This collection of memories follows a Warwickshire girl as she grows up during an era of huge transformation in Britain. Written to reflect her childhood impression of the world around her, this memoir reminds readers of the realities of everyday life in a bygone era. Illustrated with charming family photographs, this is a memoir which creates a vivid picture of day-to-day life in Nuneaton in the 1920s and '30s, including time spent in school, family holidays and the changes in the town itself. It also provides a youthful insight into the turbulent decades between the two world wars. This.

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