Orreight Mi Ol'
Observations on Dialect, Humour and Local Lore of Sheffield and District
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $7.99|
| Book Description: |
Don Alexander was born in Neepsend, Sheffield, in 1937 and educated at Hillfoot County School, then Firth Park Grammar. He gained a degree in Spanish at Manchester University then learned Russian in the Army before serving in Berlin at the height of the Cold War.A keen interest in local industry led him to Park Gate Iron & Steel, then the Ickles, then Brinsworth Strip Mills exporting Rotherham Steel.After 20 years in the steel trade he took redundancy and opened a shop on Ecclesall... More Description