Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Accept

Feedback

Free returns

-

£3.95 standard UK delivery

-

All profits fight poverty

Keep up with Oxfam's Online Shop

© 2015. Oxfam is a registered charity in England and Wales (no 202918) and Scotland (SC039042). Oxfam GB is a member of Oxfam International.

Homes for People 100 years of Council Housing In Birmingham

£14.99

Product description

Carl Chinn is a Brummie born and bred. His mum and dad are from the Birmingham heartlands of Aston and Saprkbrook. In Homes for People, which celebrates 100 years of council housing, he has included personal recollections and photographs contributed by people of Birmingham. From the deprivations of life in Victorian back-to-backs, through the major social reforms of the inter-war and the high-rise blocks of the 1960's, the book shows how the city as responded to the challenge of providing public housing and dealt with the associated problems.

Dedication written inside front cover and signed by author.

Item details

Added value:
Signed by author
Author(s):
Carl Chinn
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
135
Publisher:
Birmingham Books

Standard UK Delivery (£3.95 per order)

Ts and Cs
Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 30 days.
Returns policy

About this item

Carl Chinn is a Brummie born and bred. His mum and dad are from the Birmingham heartlands of Aston and Saprkbrook. In Homes for People, which celebrates 100 years of council housing, he has included personal recollections and photographs contributed by people of Birmingham. From the deprivations of life in Victorian back-to-backs, through the major social reforms of the inter-war and the high-rise blocks of the 1960's, the book shows how the city as responded to the challenge of providing public housing and dealt with the associated problems.

Dedication written inside front cover and signed by author.

Added value:
Signed by author
Author(s):
Carl Chinn
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
135
Publisher:
Birmingham Books

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 7 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 7 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

We offer a 30 day no quibble returns policy. You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section. You have the option of a full refund or exchange for an alternative item from the range.


Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

Oxfam Bookshop Ludlow

Oxfam is the UK's largest second hand bookseller. Oxfam bookshops offer a wider selection of books than most shops, from modern fiction and leisure interest to more specialist subjects, classics, and rare or collectable books. We also stock a good selection of greetings cards and stationery. Come and browse!

View Shop