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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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  • 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, 100 maps give a visual representation of the history of Britain.

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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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  • Mapping the Roads
    Mapping the Roads (English, Paperback) Mike Parker

    The story of Britain's road development - graphically and beautifully illustrated on our maps - is also the story of its political, economic and social history. And the car, more than any other single factor, has shaped our landscape and changed our maps. This edition features new content by theauthor on postwar and digital mapping.

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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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  • The Making of the British Landscape
    The Making of the British Landscape (Paperback) Francis Pryor

    From our suburban streets which still trace the boundaries of long vanished farms to the Norfolk Broads, formed when medieval peat pits flooded - evidence of man's effect on Britain is everywhere. This title includes over 250 maps and photographs that changes the way you see your surroundings.

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  • Maps That Changed The World
    Maps That Changed The World (English, Hardback) John O. E. Clark

    A compilation of important, dramatic, beautiful and inspirational historic maps

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  • The New Penguin Atlas of Ancient History
    The New Penguin Atlas of Ancient History (English, Paperback) Colin McEvedy, John Woodcock

    Illustrates in a chronological series of maps, the evolution and flux of races in Europe, the Mediterranean area and the Near East. This book covers the period from 50,000 BC to the fourth century AD.

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  • National Geographic Infographics
    National Geographic Infographics (Multiple languages, Hardback) Julius Wiedemann

    The best infographics from the National Geographic archives....

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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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  • Scotland: Mapping the Nation
    Scotland: Mapping the Nation (English, Hardback) Christopher Fleet, Margaret Wilkes

    Winner of the Saltire Society Scottish Research Book of the Year award 2012

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  • The Great Horizon
    The Great Horizon (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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  • Sea Monsters on Medieval
    Sea Monsters on Medieval (English, Paperback) Chet van Duzer

    A study of sea monsters on medieval and Renaissance maps.

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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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  • 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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  • Battle of Normandy 1947
    Battle of Normandy 1947 (English, Sheet map, folded)

    Historic WWII reproduction map. A detailed map of Normandy at a scale of 1:200,000 showing the main sites of the summer 1944 battle. This map is an antique-feeling reproduction of the map originally published by Michelin in 1947. The main map includes place names and features special icons denoting battle dates and parachute drops, as well as an inset showing the broader movements of the military forces.

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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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  • Britain's Tudor Maps
    Britain's Tudor Maps (English, Hardback) John Speed

    A stunning new edition of the earliest atlas of the British Isles, Britain's Tudor Maps: County by County reproduces the maps of John Speed's 1611 collection The Theatre of Great Britaine in large format for the first time, with towns and topographical features wonderfully clear and easy to read alongside Alasdair Hawkyard's fascinating commentary.

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  • The Sea Chart
    The Sea Chart (English, Hardback) John Blake

    This work considers the history and development of the sea chart and the related nautical map, in both scientific and aesthetic terms.

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  • The Historical Atlas of the British Isles
    The Historical Atlas of the British Isles (English, Hardback) Ian Barnes

    This atlas covers the history of the British Isles from earliest times to the present day. The first hunter-gatherers, who crossed into what would become our familiar islands by the 'landbridge', and later followed by more familiar peoples - the Celts, Angles, Saxons, Vikings and Normans, who together would create our islands' unique history. Each contributed ideas which shaped our lands,...

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