Approaching the Village: a PLACE research study

Author: Michael Hopkinson

Price: £5.00 incl. P&P

  • ISBN: 978-1-906604-61-5
  • Published: 2016
  • Publisher: PLACE


This book is based on a research study of York and some of the surrounding villages, carried out by members of PLACE. It considers the historical evolution of the villages and their changing forms and functions. It also includes a section on how villages have been recorded and portrayed in film. The villages studies are: New Earswick, Heworth, the Poppletons, Copmanthorpe, Bishopthorpe, Fulford, Stockton on Forest and a contrasting study of the seaside village of Hunmanby, East Yorkshire.