[Epub] ➞ The War on our Doorstep ➟ Harriet Salisbury – Reliableradio.co.uk


The War on our Doorstep London S East Enders Are Known For Being A Tough, Humorous And Lively Lot In The Early 20th Century, Families Crowded Into Single Rooms, Children Played On The Streets And Neighbours Doors Were Never Locked In Case You Needed An Escape Route From The PoliceWorld War 2 Changed Everything During The Blitz, Men Set Off For Work Never To Return And Rows Of Houses Were Reduced To Rubble Overnight Yet The East Enders Ability To Keep Calm And Carry On Cemented Their Reputation For Cheerful Resilience.They Say Hitler Killed Off The Bugs But, Along With The Slums, The Blitz Destroyed A Way Of Life After The War Families Were Scattered Some To Estates On The Edge Of London, Others To Isolated High Rise Blocks The Old East End Communities Were Gone Forever.Told By The Residents Themselves, The War On Our Doorstep Is An Eye Opening, Moving And Laugh Out Loud Depiction Of The History Of London S East End And What It Means To Be An East Ender.



10 thoughts on “The War on our Doorstep

  1. says:

    Consisting almost entirely of sentence to paragraph length quotes from interviews with inhabitants of the East End, sorted according to topic and time period, with a minimum of editorial interruption by...


  2. says:

    An informative and enjoyable read, despite me struggling with the way it is written.though this is the way it must be done Fascinating


  3. says:

    this book was just great one of the best books of this type i have ever read i would recommend this book to anyone


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