Ilkeston At War - Pictures and Reminiscences of Life on the Home Front 1939-1945
Published by the Ilkeston and District Local History Society in 1996, 64 pages. A4 size Booklet (N4954)
Ilkeston is a small town situated on the banks of the River Erewash in Derbyshire, and it lies a couple of miles from the very western edge of the city of Nottingham, and this booklet provides a fascinating insight into what life was like in the town during the Second World War....
From the introduction: The object of this book is to give some indication of life in wartime Ilkeston, using contemporary photographs, newspaper articles and ephemera, and the more recent reminiscences of some of those who were alive at the time.
The booklet is illustrated throughout with lots of black and white photographs
Condition of the booklet is generally very good. The cover has one or two very minor scuffs but is clean and bright, the staple spine is intact, and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. Their is a small price sticker on the rear side cover.