Paperback Estates : an intimate history / Lynsey Hanley.
Publication year: 2017
Edition: New edition.
Publisher: London : Granta,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781783783823 (pbk.) :
Previous edition: 2012.
Writing with passion, humour, and a sense of history, Lynsey Hanley recounts the rise of social housing a century ago, its adoption as a fundamental right by leaders of the social welfare state in mid-century and its decline - as both idea and reality - in the 1960s and 70s.
xvi, 254 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm