Buy Used
£1.24
+ £2.80 UK delivery
Used: Good | Details
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Ex Library book with usual stamps and stickers. Good Clean Condition Book. Over 2 million items sold. Fast dispatch and delivery. Excellent Customer Feedback. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

The Making of Wales 3rd Edition Hardcover – 17 Aug 2009

3 customer reviews

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Hardcover
"Please retry"
£103.50 £1.24

Special Offers and Product Promotions

  • Win a £5,000 Amazon.co.uk Gift Card for your child's school by voting for their favourite book. Learn more.
  • Prepare for the summer with our pick of the best selection for children (ages 0 - 12) across Amazon.co.uk.


Win a £5,000 Amazon.co.uk Gift Card and 30 Kindle E-readers for your child or pupil's school.
Vote for your child or pupil(s) favourite book(s) here to be in with a chance to win.

Product details

  • Hardcover: 224 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press; 2nd edition (17 Aug. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 075245241X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0752452418
  • Product Dimensions: 21.6 x 2.3 x 25.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 300,720 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Product Description

About the Author

John Daviesis a freelance writer and broadcaster.

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
3
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See all 3 customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By S.M. Johnson on 17 July 2013
Format: Hardcover
Amazon are offering the first edition of this book published in 1996. The copy I bought is the extended edition published in 2009. Cadw, quite rightly, asked John Davies to write about those extra years which include the building of the millennium stadium, the great glasshouse at the national botanical gardens and the tidying up and redevelopment of Cardiff bay. The photograph on the front cover has changed too. I have Carreg Cennen Castle bathed in evening sunlight which is the favorite castle in Wales of many people. Beautiful photographs - John Davies covers the making of Wales from the Palaeolithic period, 120,000 years BC up until the present day. The text is tightly packed with information and I know I am in the company of someone who really knows his country and is enjoying sharing his knowledge with us his readers. Many of the places I know, and there are more to see. A fine book - Amazon please forgive me for reviewing a book I did not buy from you but since 1996 there has been plenty of time for other people to do so!!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
This book should be essential reading for all who live in Wales. The death of Dr John Davies is an irreplaceable loss.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
By Roy Lewis on 26 Mar. 2015
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
very good
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: 1 review
Footprints on the Land 27 July 2011
By Nash Black - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
Beautifully illustrated and astutely written John Davis, THE MAKING OF WALES takes the reader on an armchair tour of an ancient land. The descriptions of the physical landscape, the political changes, the tearing down and the building up all combine to make a remarkable pilgrimage.
This book has many lessons for current enviornmentalists who moan and groan about the impact human occupation has on the terra ferma. Yes, man's presence does change the land, but too is man changed by the same.
An excellent book for many hours of browsing and visualizing what once may have been against what is.
Nash Black, author of SANDPRINTS OF DEATH.
Was this review helpful? Let us know

Look for similar items by category


Feedback