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Hoskins, W. G. (William George) 1908-1992

Overview
Works: 157 works in 861 publications in 3 languages and 9,606 library holdings
Genres: History  Local history  Gazetteers  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Composer, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: DA1, 911.42
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Most widely held works about W. G Hoskins
 
Most widely held works by W. G Hoskins
The making of the English landscape by W. G Hoskins( Book )

152 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.G. Hoskins was one of the most original and influential historians of the 20th century. He realized that landscapes are the richest record we have of the past, and with his masterpiece, The Making of the English Landscape, he changed forever how we experience the places we live and work
Local history in England by W. G Hoskins( Book )

62 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered to be the classic introduction to the subject, this third edition has been carefully revised and updated to take account of the developments in the subject, and includes an extensive newly compiled bibliography and twice the number of illustrations as in previous editions
The age of plunder : King Henry's England, 1500-1547 by W. G Hoskins( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fieldwork in local history by W. G Hoskins( Book )

30 editions published between 1967 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provincial England : essays in social and economic history by W. G Hoskins( Book )

26 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Midland peasant; the economic and social history of a Leicestershire village by W. G Hoskins( Book )

29 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rural change and urban growth, 1500-1800 : essays in English regional history in honour of W.G. Hoskins( Book )

11 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devon by W. G Hoskins( Book )

32 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The common lands of England & Wales by W. G Hoskins( Book )

16 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English landscapes by W. G Hoskins( Book )

20 editions published between 1958 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devon and its people by W. G Hoskins( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1968 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Devon by W. G Hoskins( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Industry, trade and people in Exeter, 1688-1800, with special reference to the serge industry by W. G Hoskins( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 1968 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two thousand years in Exeter by W. G Hoskins( Book )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Exeter (Listeni/kstr/ EK-si-tr) is a historic city in Devon, England. It lies within the ceremonial county of Devon, of which it is the county town as well as the home of Devon County Council....Exeter was the most south-westerly Roman fortified settlement in Britain. Its Exeter Cathedral, founded in the early 12th century, became Anglican at the time of the 16th century Reformation."--Wikipedia
The westward expansion of Wessex by W. G Hoskins( Book )

21 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in Leicestershire history by W. G Hoskins( Book )

10 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History from the farm by W. G Hoskins( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leicestershire; an illustrated essay on the history of the landscape by W. G Hoskins( Book )

14 editions published between 1955 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midland England; a survey of the country between the Chilterns and the Trent by W. G Hoskins( Book )

9 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devonshire studies by W. G Hoskins( Book )

12 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Local history in England
Alternative Names
Hoskins, W. G.

Hoskins, W. G. 1908-

Hoskins, W. G. 1908-1992

Hoskins, W. G. (William George)

Hoskins, W. G. (William George), 1908-

Hoskins William George

Hoskins, William George 1908-

Hoskins, William George 1908-1992

W. G. Hoskins

William George Hoskins Brits historicus (1908-1992)

William George Hoskins English local historian who founded the first university department of English Local History

호스킨스, 윌리엄 조지 1908-1992

ホスキンズ, W. G

Languages
English (527)

Japanese (3)

Korean (1)

Covers
Local history in EnglandDevonTwo thousand years in Exeter