Steel City Scholars

The University of Sheffield's Centenary History

By Dr Helen Mathers

A compelling account of the development of the University from its earliest
days to the present, richly illustrated from the Archive

The book draws on the reminiscences of hundreds of present and former staff and students, whose insights bring colour to the narrative of great personalities and events.

Student life is featured in every chapter and there are pen portraits of many famous University men and women who made major advances in their chosen fields of endeavour

The appendices include statistics and chronologies detailing the development of the University, its facilities, departments and student body.

Written with warmth, style and humour by a graduate of the University, Helen Mathers (BA 1974, PhD 1980).

Price £15 (+ p@p UK £6.00, Europe £10, rest of world £14)

Published by James and James (Publishers) Ltd
ISBN 1 904 022 01 4