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Central Leeds Through Time

Paul Chrystal
Barcode 9781445656441
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Release Date: 15/08/2016

Edition: UK ed.
Genre: Home Garden & Pets
Sub-Genre: Travel & Transport
Label: Amberley Publishing
Language: English
Publisher: Amberley Publishing
Pages: 96

This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Central Leeds has changed and developed over the last century. The city of Leeds, self-proclaimed ‘Capital of the North’, has come a long way since receiving its first charter in 1207. From its early developments during the Industrial Revolution, it has become a major area for the production of wool, engineering and printing. Today, with its legal and financial services, it is a prosperous contender with London. Leeds is also a city with a wide variety of entertainment, arts, culture and history, as well as a thriving university student hub.Central Leeds Through Time charts the city’s evolution through a collection of captivating photographs. These old and new images help to illustrate this information, not only for those wanting to get to know it better, but also for long-term residents who thought they knew everything about their beloved city.