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VOICES OF RHONDDA

Re-Printed 2004; Originally titled Rhondda Voices
This enthralling collection of memories records life in the Rhondda valleys from the late nineteenth century onwards. Drawn from a wide variety of sources, it includes the often humorous anecdotes of everyday life from local people, notes from the diary of a surveyor prospecting for coal, and extracts from a log book from the National School. All combine to create a unique picture of how life used to be. Accompanied by over 100 old photographs, experiences are recalled vividly; from work in the mines to celebrations and life in the valley during wartime. A chance to reminisce for many, this valuble record of local history will offer newcomers an opportunity to understand how modern Rhondda has been shaped.

Publisher: The History Press Ltd. ISBN: 9780752426259
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RHONDDA VOICES

Published 1 July 2002
This enthralling collection of memories records life in the Rhondda valleys from the late nineteenth century onwards. Drawn from a wide variety of sources, it includes the often humorous anecdotes of everyday life from local people, notes from the diary of a surveyor prospecting for coal, and extracts from a log book from the National School. All combine to create a unique picture of how life used to be. Accompanied by over 100 old photographs, experiences are recalled vividly; from work in the mines to celebrations and life in the valley during wartime. A chance to reminisce for many, this valuable record of local history will offer newcomers an opportunity to understand how modern Rhondda has been shaped.

Publisher: The History Press Ltd. (Tempus Publishing) ISBN: 9780752426259
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Then & Now. Rhondda: From Cwmparc to Blaencwm

RHONDDA: CWMPARC TO BLAENCWM

Published 31 March 2001
This book is part of the Then & Now series, which matches old photographs with modern ones taken from the same camera locations, to demonstrate the changes that have occurred over the years. The images include streets, buildings, people, and social activities in each local area.


Foreword by Geraint Davies AM, First National Assembly of Wales serving the Rhondda community.

Publisher: The History Press Ltd (Tempus Publishing) ISBN: 9780752420608
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