This wonderful book tells the remarkable story of how the rise and fall of the high street transformed all our daily lives, touching on the history of technology, family relationships, work, food, fashion and community that make Britain what it is today.
Each chapter vividly retells the story of the evolving high street at that period in time with the special emphasis given to changes in food, fashion, attitudes, jobs and family life.
Illustrated with human interest stories and illustrated with hundreds of archive photographs, this is the truly fascinating story of British society over the last century as well as a lavish photographic record of Great British high street in its heyday.
Contains 272 pages.
Perfect for times of nostalgia and reminiscence.
Measures 19.5cm x 25cm.