Paperback Estates : an intimate history / Lynsey Hanley.
Publication year: 2007
Publisher: London : Granta,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781862079090 (pbk.) : 1862079099 (pbk.) :
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.
244 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.