The Making Of Shrewsbury (Paperback)
The History of a Border Town
In this concise and readable new history of Shrewsbury, Vivien Bellamy looks at the key trends and events that contributed to the making of the town. She gives a fascinating insight into the forces that shaped the community and recalls the notable men and women who played their parts in the story. She uses over 100 old and new photographs as well as maps, plans and a wide selection of other pictures to illustrate her account. Her book is an essential introduction to the rich, complex and sometimes surprising episodes that are part of Shrewsbury's heritage.