Histories of People and Landscape
Essays on the Sheffield region in memory of David Hey
Editor: Richard W. Hoyle
About the book
David Hey (1938–2016) was one of the leading local and regional historians of our age and the author of a number of highly regarded books on the practice of local history. His work on surnames was pioneering and he was amongst the first to identify the potential of DNA in historical studies.
In this collection of essays in David’s memory, friends and colleagues celebrate his commitment to the landscape, economy and society of south Yorkshire — especially Sheffield — and Derbyshire, which together make up ‘Hey country’, the area in which he grew up and to which he returned to work.
ISBN: 978-1-912260-39-3 Format: Hardback, Published: Mar 2021
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