There are a range of local history and area books, DVD's and videos on sale at your libraries.

The titles can be purchased over the counter at the libraries listed or a postal sale can be arranged.

Books on sale
ItemAuthor LibraryPrice
Hirwaun Village "The way we
 were 1900s to 1940s" (DVD)1
Hirwaun Historical Society Hirwaun Library  £5.00
Mountain Ash school scenes c.1950: Gwernifor & Caegarw Juniors (DVD) n/a Mountain Ash Library £5.00 
Mountain Ash during the 1920s (DVD) n/a Mountain Ash Library  £5.00
Queen of the Hills  (video) Rhondda Cynon Taff CBC Aberdare library £12.00

 "A Walk Around
 Old Hirwaun" 2 (DVD)

Hirwaun Historical Society Hirwaun Library £5.00
 Aberdare Athletic A.F.C. 1920-1928  Phillip Sweet  Aberdare Library  £14.99
Aberdare Park: a Guide & Short History Geoffrey Evans  Aberdare Library  £3.00
Aberdare Valley Colliery Disaster  Gareth Harris  Aberdare Library  £12.99
An Anthology of Poetry by the People of Rhondda Cynon Taf Local authors

Hirwaun Library,

Tonypandy Library

 
Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Coal George Ewart Evans
Mountain Ash Library
£8.99
Chapels of the Cynon Valley/Capeli Cwm Cynon Alan Vernon Jones Aberdare Library £10.00
Churches of the Cynon Valley Alan Vernon Jones Aberdare Library, Mountain Library £20.00
Clydach Vale Flood
Disaster 1910
D.J.Carpenter

 Treorchy Library

£5.00
Cynon Valley in the Age of Iron Raymond Grant Aberdare Library £8.00
David Dower: Official Biography  Gary Marsh

Aberdare Library, Mountain Ash Library

 £10.00
Deeper than Red   Jazz

Aberdare Library 

 £7.99
Dr. William Price: biography
Dean Powell
Aberdare Library
£25
Echoes in the Corridor -
An Anthology of Young People's
Poetry and Prose by Young People
attending Mountain Ash Comprehensive School, Porth County Comprehensive School, Treorchy Comprehensive School and Ysgol Gyfun y Cymer Rhondda
Rhondda Cynon
Taff CBC
Aberdare Library, Porth Library, Tonypandy Library £5.00
For the love of the game: an autobiography Vernon Ball Treorchy Library £12.99
Guto: Story of the Nos Galon Races. Gary Marsh Aberdare Library, Mountain Ash Library £12.99 
Historic Rhondda: An Archaeological and  Topographical Survey 8000BC - AD1850 Paul Davis Porth Library, 
Tonypandy Library
£5.95
A History of Aberdare Rotary Club 1924-2011 Geoffrey Evans & Leslie Sims Aberdare Library  £10.00
A History of the Villages of Hirwaun & Rhigos Nansi Selwood Aberdare Library  £10.00
How are the Tenors of Dowlais: a History of Dowlais Male Choir 1900-1990 Leslie Sims Aberdare Library £7.00
Leekes: An Ironmongers Tale David Leeke   Treorchy Library, Tonypandy Library  £15.00
Llanwynno: A treasury of memories. Alan J. Meats Mountain Ash Library £12.99
Maes yr Haf - the Time
 - the Place 
Alan Phillips Aberdare Library,Porth Library,Tonypandy Library  £5.00 
The Men Who Marched Away Geoffrey Evans Aberdare Library, Mountain Ash Library £12.00
Musical Rhondda (Images of Wales series)  Dean Powell

 Treorchy Library

 

  £9:99
The Old Firm's Proud Past, vol. 1 1875-1940 Martyn Ham
 Mountain Ash Library £17.00
The Old Firm's Proud Past, vol. 2 1940-1990   Martyn Ham  Mountain Ash Library  £17.00
Pontypridd RFC: the early years: the Butchers Arms Boys   Gareth Harris  Porth Library  £9.95
Rhondda : A second selection (The Archive Photograph Series) Compiled by Simon Eckley and  Emrys Jenkins Porth Library £8.99
Rhondda Writers Circle Present an Anthology of Inspirational Local writers

Tonypandy Library,

Treorchy Library

 £3.00
The River Level Pit Flooding 1896: Tragedy at Abernant Gareth Harris Aberdare Library  £9.95
Siani Tydfil Thomas Aberdare Library  £6.99
A Statue for Rhondda W. H. Edwards   Porth Library, Treorchy Library   £9.99
The Story of Hirwaun Schools Elfed Davies Hirwaun Library  £3.50
Tonypandy Riots Anthology 2010 - Collection of Poems and Short Stories to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the riots  n/a Tonypandy Library  £1.50
The Tower Story: Lessons in vigilance and freedom Professor Hywel Francis - Commissioned by Tower Colliery Ltd Aberdare Library £3.50
Upper Rhondda - Treorchy and Treherbert (The Archive Photographs Series) Emrys Jenkins & Roy Green Treorchy Library  £9.99
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