Beattie's readable history explains how and why Blackburn was so successful, looking not just at the economy, but crime to education and religion to riots, before, during and after the great cotton centuries.
Illustrated throughout, this book will interest everyone connected with this quintessentially Lancashire town.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 368 pages, Illustrations (some col.)
- Publisher: Carnegie Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/05/2007
- Category: Local history
- ISBN: 9781859361139