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By Geoff Brookes

it is a e-book for everybody who loves Swansea, this rainswept position through the ocean. the city has no longer continually lived within the complete glare of heritage however it is a spot that has made its personal contribution to the realm, continually having a look outwards. As Swansea’s constructed, the agricultural negative moved into town looking for employment within the copper works and mines, each one attempting to construct a brand new existence in a cramped city. upload to this the remainder of the realm that arrived through the docks and also you get a heady and bewildering combine. From the Swansea social whirl of the Georgian meeting Rooms to the unusual tale of Zeno, assassin and undercover agent, Geoff Brookes takes you on an A–Z journey of Swansea’s heritage. totally illustrated with pictures from at the present time and the previous day, this new A–Z historical past will express you the locations and the folk that experience equipped the Swansea that's enjoyed by way of either viewers and citizens alike.

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