Hampstead at War - The Hampstead Borough Council Report of 1946

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Hampstead at War - The Hampstead Borough Council Report of 1946

Hampstead at War - The Hampstead Borough Council Report of 1946

Published by the Camden History Society, 40 pages. Booklet - c.16cm by 21cm (N5230)

From the rear side cover: This account of the effects of bombing on Hampstead in the Second World War was written and published by Hampstead Borough Council in 1946, less than a year after the war ended... Except for some updating, the booklet is reprinted unchanged. Sections include:
  • The early days of the war
  • The Bombing Period - August 1940 to May 1941
  • The Quiet Spell
  • the little Blitz 1944
  • Flying Bombs - June to November 1944
  • Rockets - January to March 1945
  • Stand Down Parade
  • Notes on the Civil Defence Services
  • Invasion Defence
  • Bombing Statistics
  • Hampstead Civil Defence Awards and Casualties
  • Map
The condition of the booklet is generally very good. The covers are clean and bright, the staple spine is tight and intact, and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. There is a small price sticker on the rear side cover.
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