Book release - 'Back To The Shops'

3 March 2022

The High Street in History and the Future, by Rachel Bowlby - Professor of Comparative Literature, University College London

History of Shops

This book looks at the history of shops from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century, the changes in retail including the rise of online, and the decline of real shops, the many shapes and forms of shopping in history and in the context of Covid, a demonstration of the value and pleasures of real-life shops and town centres. 

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