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Books and Pamphlets:

Alcock, Nat, Coventry in 1411 (Stratford Upon Avon, 2013).

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Berger, Ronald, The most necessary luxuries: the Mercer's Company of Coventry 1550-1680 (University Park, PA, 1993).

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Bottle T., Coventry’s Forgotten Theatre, (Cumbria, 2004).

Broadway, Jan, Cust, Richard and Roberts, Stephen K., A calendar of the docquets of Lord Keeper Coventry, 1625-1640 (Kew, 2004).

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Colvile, F. L. The worthies of Warwickshire who lived between 1500 and 1800 (London, 1870)

Consadine, Phil, "Incident closed" : an illustrated history of the fire service in Coventry (London, 1991).

Cooper, Tim, The Last generation of English Catholic clergy: parish priests in the diocese of Coventry and Lichfield in the early sixteenth century (Woodbridge, 1999).

Coventry Working Women Charter Group, Women at work in Coventry (past and present) (Coventry, 1975).

Cross, Peter, Lordship, Knighthood And Locality (Cambridge, 1991).

Cross, Peter, The Early records of medieval Coventry (Oxford, 1986).

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Davis, Martin, Every man his own landlord: a history of Coventry Building Society (Coventry, 1985).

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Demidowicz G., A History Of The Blue Coat School And The Lychgate Cottages (Coventry, 2000).

Demidowicz, G. (ed.), Coventry’s first cathedral: the cathedral and priory of St Mary (Stamford, 1994).

Dodge, Jenny, Silken weave: a history of ribbon making in Coventry (Coventry, 1998).

Douglas, Alton, and Moore, Dennis, (eds), Coventry: a century of news (Coventry, 1991).

Fleming, Peter, Coventry and the Wars of the Roses (Stratford upon Avon, 2011).

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Gould, Jeremy and Caroline, Coventry: the making of a modern city 1939-73 (London, 2016).

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Hassell, Jeromy, The Coventry Machinists' Company Limited (Whitney, 2004).

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Hulton, Mary and Shuttleworth Jean, Ten Tudor families: Coventrian wills and inventories (Coventry, 1987).

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John, Trevor, (ed.), Medieval Coventry: a city divided? (Coventry, 1981).

John, Trevor, Coventry's Civil War 1642-1660 (Coventry, 1994).

Jones, Huw, and Wickham, Annette, Francis Skidmore: A Coventry Craftsman (Coventry, 2003).

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Longmate, Norman, Air raid: the bombing of Coventry, 1940 (London, 1976).

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McGrory, David, A History of Coventry (Chichester, 2003).

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McGrory, David, Coventry's Blitz (Stroud, 2015).

McGrory, David, Coventry in 50 Buildings (Stroud, 2017).

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McGrory, David, The Illustrated History of Coventry's Suburbs: to the end of the 20th Century (Derby, 2018).

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Montes, Mary, Brown boots in Earlsdon: a study of a watchmaking community, its rise and fall (Coventry, 1989).

Morewood, Steven, Pioneers and Inheritors: Top Management in the Coventry Motor Industry, 1896–1972 (Coventry, 1990).

Morris, Irene, Three hundred years of Baptist life in Coventry: the story of Queen's Road Church (London, 1926).

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Articles in Scholarly Journals:

Badger, Frances J., ‘Illuminating Nineteenth-Century English Urban Midwifery: the register of a Coventry midwife’, Women's History Review, Vol. 23, No. 5 (2014), pp. 683-705.

Davis R. H. C. and Bearman, Robert, ‘An Unknown Coventry Charter’, The English Historical Review, Vol. 86, No. 340 (July, 1971), pp. 533-547.

Ewart, Henrietta, ‘“Coventry Irish”: Community, Class, Culture and Narrative in the Formation of a Migrant Identity, 1940–1970’, Midland History, Vol. 36, No. 2 (2013), pp. 225-244.

Gill, Miriam, and Morris, Richard K., ‘A Wall Painting of the Apocalypse in Coventry Rediscovered’, The Burlington Magazine, Vol. 143, No. 1181 (Aug, 2001), pp. 467-473.

Gill, Robert, ‘From the Black Prince to the Silver Prince: Relocating Mediaeval Coventry’, Twentieth Century Architecture, No. 7 (2004), pp. 60-86.

Hulton, M. H., ‘William Reader, printer and antiquary’, Warwickshire History, Vol. 4, No. 5 (1980), pp. 175–88.

Hunt, Cathy, ‘Tea and Sympathy: A Study of Diversity among Women Activists in the National Federation of Women Workers in Coventry, England, 1907-14’, International Labor and Working-Class History, No. 72 (Fall, 2007), pp. 173-191.

Hurwich J., 'A Fanatick Town: The Political Influence Of Dissenters In Coventry 1660-1720', Midland History, Vol. 4, No. 1 (1977), pp. 15-47.

Lane, J., ‘Eighteenth-century medical practice: a case study of Bradford Wilmer, surgeon of Coventry, 1737-1813’, Social History Of Medicine: The Journal Of The Society For The Social History Of Medicine, Vol. 3. No. 3 (1990), pp. 369-86.

Leech, Donald, ‘Stability and Change at the End of the Middle Ages: Coventry, 1450–1525’, Midland History, Vol. 34, No. 1 (2013), pp. 1-21.

Munden, A. F., ‘George Burder: “an able minister of the new covenant”’, Warwickshire History, Vol. 11, No. 1 (1999), pp. 37–53.

Padfield, A., ‘Captain G. T. Smith-Clarke: automobile and medical engineer’, Journal of Medical Biography, No. 8 (2000), pp. 89–96.

Ram, Anant, and Singh Tatla, Darshan, ‘This Is Our Home Now: Reminiscences of a Panjabi Migrant in Coventry an Interview with Anant Ram’, Oral History, Vol. 21, No. 1 (Spring, 1993), pp. 68-74.

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Searby, Peter, ‘The Relief of the Poor in Coventry, 1830-1863’, The Historical Journal, Vol. 20, No. 2 (June, 1977), pp. 345-361.