New Year, New Additions

We haven’t updated you all for a while but we have some new additions to our Birmingham Collection printed bookstock. We hope you enjoy them!

New additions to our Birmingham Collection

New additions to our Birmingham Collection

BIRMINGHAM COLLECTION

1.Arthur, Valerie.
A History of Selly Oak Hospital. (2015).
BCOL 46.324 SEL, Level 4 & L 46.324 SEL, Level 5.

2.Cawood, Ian & Upton, Chris. (Ed.)
Joseph Chamberlain, International Statesman, National leader, Local Icon. (2016).
BCOL 78.1 CHA, Level 4 & L 78.1 CHA, Level 5.

3.Chinn, Carl & Dick, Malcolm.
Birmingham, The Workshop of the World. (2016).
BCOL 71 CHI, Level 4 & L 71 CHI, Level 5.

4.Coleman, Peter. (Ed.)
George Walton, 1796 – 1874. The Journal & Diary of a Rifleman of the 95th who fought at Waterloo. (2016).
BCOL 78.1 WAL, Level 4 & L 78.1 WAL, Level 5.

5.Gazey, Glynis.
Dear Wife ….. yours ‘til the end, Frank xxx. A Letter Journey Through World War 1. (2015).
L 78 HEF, Level 5

6.Hallam, David.
Challenging the Patriarchs : Women Candidates in the West Midlands for the 1918 General Election. (2015).
LF 76.8 HAL, Level 5.

7.Horizon Midlands.
Travel brochures and miscellaneous materials, c 1968 – c 1993.
Birmingham Trade Catalogue Collection

8.James, Pete.
Reference Works : The Library of Birmingham Photography Project. (2013).
BCOL 25.69, Level 4 & LF 25.69, Level 5.

9.Myers, Kevin.
Struggles for a Past. Irish and Afro – Caribbean Histories in England, 1951 – 2000. (2015).
L 21.85 MYE, Level 5.

10.Reekes, Andrew.
Speeches that Changed Britain : Oratory in Birmingham. (2016).
L 76.9 REE, Level 5.

11.Satre, Lowell, J.
Chocolate on Trial : Slavery, Politics & the Ethics of Business. (2005).
L 66.53 SAT, Level 5.

12.Sharp, Robert.
The Hoard and its History : Staffordshire’s Secrets Revealed. (2016).
BCOL 70.6 SHA, Level 4 & L 70.6 SHA, Level 5.

13.Thomas, Denise. (Ed.)
The Autobiography and Library of Thomas Hall B.D. (1610 – 1655). (2015).
L 78.1 HAL, Level 5.

BLACK HISTORY COLLECTION

1.Andrews, Kehinde & Palmer, Lisa Amanda. (Ed.)
Blackness in Britain. (2016).
A 305.896041, Black History Collection, Level 5.

2.Orlando, Sophie.
British Black Art. Debates on Western Art History. (2016).
709.89036 Black History Collection, Level 4 & A 709.89036, Level 5.

3.Olusoga, David.
Black and British : A Forgotten History. (2016).
305.896041 Black History Collection, Level 4 & A 305.896041, Level 5.

4.Perry, Kennetta Hammond.
London is the Place for Me : Black Britons, Citizenship and the Politics of Race. (2016).
305.896042, Black History Collection , Level 4 & A 305.896042, Level 5.

5.Prince, Mary.
The History of Mary Prince, A West Indian Slave Narrative. (2015).
306.362092 Black History Collection, Level 4 and A 306.362092, Level 5

GENEALOGY COLLECTION

1.Alzo, Lisa A.
The Family Tree Polish, Czech & Slovak Genealogy Guide.
A 929. 1072043 ALZ, Level 5 & 929.1072043 ALZ, West Mobile Press, Level 4.

2.Durie, Bruce.
Welsh Genealogy. (2012).
A 929.107204 DUR, Level 5 & 929.107204 DUR, West Mobile Press, Level 4.

3.Pols, Robert.
My Ancestor was a Studio Photographer. (2011).
A 929.342 POL, Level 5 & 929.342 POL, West Mobile Press, Level 4.

4.Symes, Ruth.
It Runs in the Family. Understanding more about your ancestors. (2013).
A 929.1 SYM, Level 5 & 929.1 SYM, West Mobile Press, Level 4.

5.Weir, Alison.
Britain’s Royal Families, The Complete Genealogy. (2008).
A 929.72 WEI, Level 5 & 929.72 WEI, East Mobile Press, Level 4.

MAP COLLECTION

1.Brotton, Jerry.
Great Maps, the World’s masterpieces explored and explained. (2015).
912.09 East Mobile Press, Level 4 & AQ 912.09, Level 5.

2.Hewitt, Rachel.
Map of a Nation, A Biography of the Ordnance Survey. (2010).
A 526.0941, Level 5.

3.Kain, Roger J.P. & Oliver, Richard R.
British Town Maps, A History. (2015).
523.0941, East Mobile Press, Level 4 & AQ 523.0941, Level 5.

4.Marshall, Tim.
Prisoners of Geography. Ten maps that tell you everything you need to know about global politics. (2015).
526.09 MAR, East Mobile Press, Level 4 & A 526.09 MAR, Level 5.

5.Mitchell, Rose & Janes, Andrew.
Maps, Their Untold Stories. Map Treasures from the National Archives. (2014).
912.09 MIT, East Mobile Press, Level 4 & AQ 912.09 MIT, Level 5.

MIDLAND TOPOGRAPHY

1.Lawley, Pauline & Wilkins, Anne.
Reuben Farley : The Man of West Bromwich. (2015).
942.494081, Midland Topography, East Mobile Press, Level 4 & L 96 Wes, Level 5

2.Sands, Pauline.
Transcripts of the Papers of Fulke Greville. (2016).
942.489 ALC, Midland Topography, East Mobile Press, Level 4 & L 97 ALC, Level 5.

MILITARY GENEALOGY

1.Storey, Neil.
Military Photographs & How to Date Them. (2009).
929.1, Military Genealogy, East Mobile Press, Level 4 and A 929.1, Level 5.

2.Stubbs, Pam.
Unsung Heroes of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines : The Far East Prisoners of War, 1941 – 1945. (2011).
940.545941 STU, Military Genealogy, East Mobile Press, Level 4.

WOLFSON CENTRE
1.Coredon, Christopher & Williams, Ann.
A Dictionary of Medieval Terms & Phrases. (2014).
909.07014, Wolfson Centre, Level 4.

2.Goose, Nigel, Caffrey, Helen & Langley, Anne. (Ed.)
The British Almshouse, New perspectives on philanthropy ca 1400 – 1914. (2016).
362.50942 GOO, Wolfson Centre, Level 4.

3.Kirby, Judy & McNaughton, Marion. (Ed.)
A time to celebrate, a time to remember. Fifty years of Quaker concern for gay equality. (2014).
289.6,Wolfson Centre, Level 4.

Paul Taylor

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2 responses to “New Year, New Additions

  1. I liked this and would like to see additions to the collection on a regular basis. thank I.

    • Thank you for your comment. We continue to add to the Birmingham Collection on a regular basis and we aim to publish a list of new acquisitions on the blog twice a year.

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