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By Janet Wolff,Mike Savage

ISBN-10: 0719090385

ISBN-13: 9780719090387

ISBN-10: 1526106884

ISBN-13: 9781526106889

This publication brings jointly experiences of cultural associations in Manchester from 1850 to the current day, giving an unparalleled account of the city's cultural evolution. those carry to mild the outstanding variety of Manchester's contribution to trendy cultural existence, together with the position of paintings schooling, well known theatre, faith, excitement gardens, golf equipment and societies. The chapters express the resilience and creativity of Manchester's cultural associations on the grounds that 1850, not easy any uncomplicated narrative of city decline following the erosion of Lancashire's commercial base, even as illustrating the diversity of actions around the social classes.

This publication will attract every person attracted to the cultural lifetime of town of Manchester, together with cultural historians, sociologists and concrete geographers, in addition to common readers with pursuits within the urban. it truly is written through top foreign specialists, together with Viv Gardner, Stephen Milner, Mike Savage, invoice Williams and Janet Wolff.

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