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Ironopolis

Author: Glen James Brown
Publisher: Cardigan : Parthian, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Burn Estate is doomed. Bulldozers are ready to obliterate its 60 years of life. Sixty years of stories. Vincent Barr is part of every story. Legendary, terrifying, he stands at the intersection of three generations of the sprawling council estate marooned on the outskirts of Ironopolis, Middlesbrough's nickname during its long-gone industrial heyday. There is nothing Vincent hasn't been mixed up in: boyhood  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glen James Brown
ISBN: 9781912109142 191210914X 9781912681099 1912681099
OCLC Number: 1015813513
Description: 467 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Glen James Brown.

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The Burn Council Estate is doomed.Stranded on the outskirts of Ironopolis - nickname to a bygone industrial Middlesbrough - the estate is about to be torn down to make way for regeneration. For the  Read more...

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