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Gavin Weightman (born March 4, 1945) is a journalist and former documentary film maker who has specialised in the social history of London and Britain since the 18th century. For London Weekend Television he produced and directed The Making of Modern London (1815—1914), The River Thames, Bright Lights Big City, Brave New Wilderness, and City Safari, among other series. His books include The Making of Modern London, co-authored with Steve Humphries (recently re-issued by The Ebury Press); The Frozen Water Trade; Signor Marconi's Magic Box; and The Industrial Revolutionaries. His journalism included many articles for New Society magazine in the 1970s. He lives in North London and concentrates now on writing social history books.
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Total Books: 41
Eureka How Invention Happens
Children of Light How Electricity Changed Britain Forever
The Industrial Revolutionaries The Making of the Modern World 1776-1914
Industrial Revolutionaries The Making of the Modern World 1776-1914
The Making of Modern London
2008 - The Making of Modern London (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780091920043
ISBN-10: 0091920043
Genre: History
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London's Thames The River That Shaped a City and Its History
2005 - London's Thames the River That Shaped a City and Its History (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780312340179
ISBN-10: 0312340176
Genre: History
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Signor Marconi's Magic Box The Most Remarkable Invention of the 19th Century  the Amateur Inventor Whose Genius Sparked a Revolution
London's Thames
2004 - London's Thames (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780719564116
ISBN-10: 0719564115
Genre: History
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Signor Marconi's Magic Box
The Frozen Water Trade  A True Story
2004 - The Frozen Water Trade a True Story (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780786886401
ISBN-10: 0786886404
Genres: Business & Money, History
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Signor Marconi's Magic Box The Most Remarkable Invention of the 19th Century and the Amateur Inventor Whose Genius Sparked a Revolution
The Frozen-Water Trade A True Story
2003 - The Frozen-water Trade a True Story [Large Print] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780786254163
ISBN-10: 0786254165
Genres: Business & Money, History
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The Frozen Water Trade
2003 - The Frozen Water Trade (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007102860
ISBN-10: 0007102860
Genres: Business & Money, History
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Signor Marconis Magic Box The Most Remarkable Invention of the 19th Century and the Amateur Inventor Whose Genius Sparked a Revolution
Signor Marconi's Magic Box How an Amateur Inventor Defied Scientists and Began the Radio Revolution
Rescue The History of Britain's Emergency Services
1996 - Rescue the History of Britain's Emergency Services [A Channel Four book] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780752210520
ISBN-10: 0752210521
Genres: Nonfiction, Medicine
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Pictures From the Past The Seaside
1993 - Pictures From the Past the Seaside (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781856481311
ISBN-10: 185648131X
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London River
1991 - London River (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781855850583
ISBN-10: 1855850583
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The Seaside The
1991 - The Seaside The [Pictures from the past] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781855850828
ISBN-10: 1855850826
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London Past
1991 - London Past [Pictures from the past] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781855850576
ISBN-10: 1855850575
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Christmas Past
1988 - Christmas Past (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780283997334
ISBN-10: 0283997338
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