Buying our books on the Second World War
You can buy copies:
- from your local bookshop, anywhere in the UK. We can supply, on standard bookshop sales terms, any UK bookshop that wishes to order from us. Our books are currently stocked by Sheen Bookshop in East Sheen, Kew Bookshop (near Kew Gardens station), The Open Book at King Street Richmond, and Parade’s End Books on Richmond Road, Ham Parade, in Ham.
- by post from Robert Smith, 3 Chelwood Gardens, Richmond TW9 4JG. Cheques should be made payable to the Richmond Local History Society. Our prices are listed below. (Reduced prices for members are shown in brackets.) For orders by post we also charge for postage and packing. For orders to UK addresses this is £2.00 for the first item; we may need to charge additional postage for orders of more than one item.
- online, paying with a credit or debit card via PayPal. Our online prices include postage and packing.
Richmond at War 1939-1945
Richmond at War 1939-1945 by Simon Fowler tells the story of life in the town during the Second World War. A series of raids saw the deaths of 98 civilians and damage to ten thousand buildings. The book also looks at some of the hush-hush activities in Richmond Park. There are stories of heroism, tragedy and good humour based on the memories of the men, women and children who were there.
102 pages. Published 2015. ISBN 978-0-9550717-8-2
£6.00 (£5.00 for members) Our prices for buying online via PayPal include postage and packing.
by John Leach
18 pages. Published 1995. ISBN 0-9522099-1-8
£2.00. Our prices for buying online via PayPal include postage and packing.