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Review of 0Historic England's New Book: Coventry: Unique Images from the Archives of Historic England (Historic England Series)

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Christmas will soon be on us, so if you are looking at ideas for Christmas presents or you just want the next David McGrory, book his latest is called 'Coventry'. It is unique as all the images in the book belong to the Historic England Archive, which has over 12 million photos, drawings, plans and documents covering England's varied history. It provides a nostalgic look at Coventry's past and highlights the special character of some of its most important historic sites. Pictures with very descriptive captions date from the earliest days to the present. Coventry has survived the devastation of the twentieth century and this book will help you discover it's remarkable history.

From the early days of photography

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Rebuilding after the war

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The building of the new Cathedral

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Building new homes

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And the building of new churches

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To modern day buildings

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Coventry's industrial past

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Aeriel photographs and many other interesting photographs make this book very interesting for Coventry people or people who wish to know more about our city.

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You can buy the book at local stores in the city or from Amazon for £14.99.

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