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  • Landmarks
    Landmarks (English, Paperback) Robert Macfarlane

    Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place. This is a guide to literature of nature, and a glossary containing thousands of remarkable words used in England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales to describe land, nature and weather.

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  • Roman Britain
    Roman Britain (Sheet map, folded) Ordnance Survey

    The OS Historical Map series comprises of Ancient Britain and Roman Britain. The Roman Britain Map provides the ideal overview of nearly 400 yearsof history, during which Britain was a part of the Roman Empire. This map covers the whole of Great Britain and is printed back to back as North and South sheets. It includes a list of key dates, events and archaeological evidence. The OS Historical Map...

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  • History of Britain in Maps
    History of Britain in Maps (Hardback) Philip Parker

    From Mappa Mundi to modern election maps, the United Kingdom has evolved rapidly, along with the ways in which it has been mapped. In this time, cartography has not only kept pace with these changes, but has often driven them. In this beautiful book, more than 90 maps give a visual representation of the history of Britain.

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  • An Historical Map of Kingston Upon Hull
    An Historical Map of Kingston Upon Hull (Sheet map, folded) David Neave

    A full colour map, based on an Ordnance Survey map of 1928, with buildings and sites of interest picked out.

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  • Ancient Britain
    Ancient Britain (Sheet map, folded) Ordnance Survey

    The OS Historical Map series comprises of Ancient Britain and Roman Britain. Each archaeological period is identified using different symbols and colours to show sites from the Stone Age through to the early Middle Ages against a modern map base, double-sided to cover the whole country. The Ancient Britain map and guide is complemented by a timeline that shows British events in relation to wider...

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  • A History of the World in Twelve Maps
    A History of the World in Twelve Maps (Paperback) Jerry Brotton

    Examines the significance of 12 maps - from the almost mystical representations of ancient history to the satellite-derived imagery. This title recreates the environments and circumstances in which each of the maps was made, showing how each conveys a highly individual view of the world.

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  • Black's Guide to Scotland
    Black's Guide to Scotland (Hardback) Adam Black, Charles Black

    Facsimile edition of the famous Black's Picturesque Tourist Guide of Scotland originally published in 1840. The Black's Guide to travel is the star of the television series `Grand Tours of Scotland' as used by Paul Murton.

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  • Tartans Map of Scotland
    Tartans Map of Scotland (Sheet map, folded) Collins Maps

    Scotland's clans, tartans and family names shown on a large map id Scotland - officially approved by the Scottish Tartans Authority. This beautifully illustrated map is both decorative and informative.

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  • Bradshaw's Railway Folded Map 1907
    Bradshaw's Railway Folded Map 1907 (Sheet map) George Bradshaw

    At the turn of the 20th century the rail network extended to over 23,000 miles, very nearly the circumference of the world - the greatest length it was ever to achieve. Some urban routes had closed and later, hundreds of rural lines and stations succumbed to the Beeching axe. This title shows the network in its heyday before the decline commenced.

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  • The Map That Changed the World
    The Map That Changed the World (Paperback) Simon Winchester

    Hidden behind velvet curtains above a stairway in a house in London's Piccadilly is an enormous and beautiful hand-coloured map - the first geological map of anywhere in the world. Its maker was a farmer's son named William Smith. Born in 1769 his life was beset by troubles. This title tells his story.

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  • London
    London (English, Paperback) Peter Whitfield

    Over 100 important maps from the mid-sixteenth century to the present day are illustrated and discussed. London: A Life in Maps has been a bestseller since its first publication in 2006 and has now been redesigned and updated for a new audience.

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  • Ice Ghosts
    Ice Ghosts (English, Hardback) Paul Watson

    The true story of the greatest mystery of Arctic exploration-and the rare mix of marine science and Inuit knowledge that led to the shipwreck's recent discovery.

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  • London: A History in Maps
    London: A History in Maps (English, Hardback) Peter Barber

    Over the past 2000 years London has developed from a small town, fitting snugly within its walls, into one of the world's largest and most dynamic cities. This book illustrates and helps to explain the transformation.

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  • River of Life, River of Death
    River of Life, River of Death (English, Hardback) Victor Mallet

    India is killing the Ganges, and the Ganges in turn is killing India. Victor Mallet traces the holy river from source to mouth, and from ancient times to the present day, to find that the battle to rescue what is arguably the world's most important river is far from lost.

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  • Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889
    Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889 (English, Sheet map) Charles Booth

    A century after the Industrial Revolution began, some Victorians finally began to confront the problems industrialisation and urbanisation had wrought. This title is suitable for genealogists, historians and all lovers of London's past.

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  • The Clyde: Mapping the River
    The Clyde: Mapping the River (English, Hardback) John Moore

    A unique history of the River Clyde and the communities and industries it has supported over a period of almost 500 years

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  • Mapping Naval Warfare
    Mapping Naval Warfare (English, Hardback) Jeremy Black

    A visually stunning account of how naval conflict was recorded and planned, using contemporary mapping.

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  • The Great Horizon
    The Great Horizon (English, Hardback) Jo Woolf

    Fifty stories of adventure and exploration over more than two hundred years of human history. Published in association with the Royal Scottish Geographical Society.

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  • Black's Map of Scotland
    Black's Map of Scotland (Sheet map, folded) Adam Black, Charles Black

    Scotland Map originally published to accompany Black's Picturesque Tourist Guide of Scotland in 1840. Hand drawn map of how Scotland looked in the 19th century.

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  • The Penguin Atlas of World History
    The Penguin Atlas of World History (English, Paperback) Hermann Kinder, Werner Hilgemann

    Part of the "Penguin Atlas of World History" series, which covers events from the French Revolution onwards, this second volume includes events ranging from the aftermath of the fall of the Berlin Wall to the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001.

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