Booklist - Working Class Histories and Biographies

(See also these related booklists: British History - Pre 20th Century, Biography and Autobiography, Class, Poverty & Social Exclusion, British History - 20th Century, ).

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There are 24 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Tastes of Honey: The Making of Shelagh Delaney and a Cultural Revolution by Selina Todd, £18.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781784740825

Skint Estate: A Memoir of Poverty, Motherhood and Survival by Cash Carraway, £14.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781529103373

In Defense of the US Working Class by Mary-Alice Waters, £6.00 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781604881073

Made In Scotland: My Grand Adventures in a Wee Country by Billy Connolly, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781785943744

Common People: An Anthology of Working-Class Writers by Kit de Waal (Editor), £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781783527458

"For the Sake of the Women Who Are To Come After": Manchester's Radical Women 1914 to 1945 by Michael Herbert, £5.95 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780993224720

All Together Now? One Man's Walk in Search of His Father and a Lost England by Mike Carter, £14.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781783351565

Know Your Place: Essays on the Working Class by the Working Class by Nathan Connolly (Editor), £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911585374

The New Working Class: How to win hearts, minds and votes by Claire Ainsley, £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781447344186

The Making of the Black Working Class in Britain by Ron Ramdin, £19.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781786630650

The Rise of the Right: English Nationalism and the Transformation of Working-Class Politics by Simon Winlow, Steve Hall and James Treadwell, £12.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781447328483

Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class by Owen Jones, £8.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781784783778

Worktown: The Astonishing Story of the Project That Launched Mass Observation by David Hall, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781780227801

The Gardens of the British Working Class by Margaret Willes, £12.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780300212358

My Life's Battles by Will Thorne, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781910448090

The Valley: A Hundred Years in the Life of a Yorkshire Family by Richard Benson, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781408831632

The People: The Rise and Fall of the Working Class, 1910-2010 by Selina Todd, £10.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781848548824

Getting By: Estates, Class and Culture in Austerity Britain by Lisa McKenzie, £14.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781447309956

Hand to Mouth: The Truth About Being Poor in a Wealthy World by Linda Tirado, £14.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780349005485

The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell, £8.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780141395456

Life As We Have Known It: The Voices of Working-Class Women by Margaret Llewelyn Davies, £8.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781844088010

No One But a Woman Knows: Stories of Motherhood Before the War by Margaret Llewelyn Davies, £7.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781844088027

The Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes (2nd edition) by Jonathan Rose, £16.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780300153651

The Wages of Whiteness: Race and the Making of the American Working Class by David R Roediger, £14.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781844671458