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  • Island on the Edge of the World by Charles Maclean
    Island on the Edge of the World (Paperback) Charles Maclean

    For more than 2000 years the people of St Kilda remained remote from the world. but in the nineteenth century the island was discovered by missionaries, do-gooders and tourists, who brought money, disease and despotism. St Kildan culture gradually disintegrated and in 1930 the few remaining islanders asked to be evacuated.

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  • How to Resist by Matthew Bolton
    How to Resist (English, Hardback) Matthew Bolton

    "This extraordinary book is the roadmap for a new kind of effective activism."' -- Brian Eno

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  • Yorkshire Traction Buses by John Law
    Yorkshire Traction Buses (Paperback) John Law

    Explores a vast collection of rare and unpublished photographs of the iconic Yorkshire Traction buses.

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  • Cider With Rosie by Laurie Lee
    Cider With Rosie (Paperback) Laurie Lee

    Cider with Rosie is a wonderfully vivid memoir of childhood in a remote Cotswold village, a village before electricity or cars, a timeless place on the verge of change. Growing up amongst the fields and woods and characters of the place, Laurie Lee depicts a world that is both immediate and real and belongs to a now-distant past.

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  • Orkney by Caroline Wickham-Jones
    Orkney (English, Paperback) Caroline Wickham-Jones

    This newly revised book is designed to provide a comprehensive guide for those who visit Orkney and would like to know more about its enigmatic history.

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  • Steam in the East Midlands and East Anglia by Brian J. Dickson
    Steam in the East Midlands and East Anglia (English, Paperback) Brian J. Dickson, R.J. (Ron) Buckley

    Ron Buckley's evocative photographs reveal the story of steam in the East Midlands & East Anglia.

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  • Kinder Scout by Ed Douglas
    Kinder Scout (Paperback) Ed Douglas, John Beatty

    Writer Ed Douglas and photographer John Beatty are close friends and have a shared history with Kinder going back decades. In Kinder Scout: The People's Mountain they reveal the social, political, cultural and ecological developments that have shaped the physical and human landscape of this enigmatic and treasured hill.

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  • The Lancashire Derbyshire and East Coast Railway: 2 by Chris Booth
    The Lancashire Derbyshire and East Coast Railway: 2 (English, Paperback) Chris Booth

    The planned LD&ECR from Warrington to Sutton-on-Sea only saw the Chesterfield-Lincoln route completed. Built to move coal, the self-styled `Dukeries Route' is seen through the lenses of photographers. This is a photographic journey bringing you the story of the railway from the early days to its final days and the last coal train to use the route.

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  • Shaftesbury Through Time by Roger Guttridge
    Shaftesbury Through Time (Paperback) Roger Guttridge

    This fascinating selection of photographs shows how Shaftesbury has changed and developed over the last century.

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  • London in Fragments by Edward Sandling
    London in Fragments (English, Hardback) Edward Sandling

    Objects found on the banks of the Thames tell the stories of Londoners through the centuries.

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  • Secret Chesterfield by Richard Bradley
    Secret Chesterfield (Paperback) Richard Bradley

    Secret Chesterfield explores the lesser-known history of the town of Chesterfield through a fascinating selection of stories, unusual facts and attractive photographs.

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  • York in 50 Buildings by Andrew Graham
    York in 50 Buildings (Paperback) Andrew Graham

    Explores the rich and fascinating history of York through an examination of some of its greatest architectural treasures.

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  • The Regents Canal
    The Regents Canal (English, Paperback)

    In a series of arresting and information-packed spreads, we follow the course of the Regent's Canal from Little Venice to the River Thames at Limehouse.

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  • Grimsby Streets by Emma Lingard
    Grimsby Streets (English, Paperback) Emma Lingard

    Unseen photographs of Grimsby.

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  • The Living Stones by Ithell Colquhoun
    The Living Stones (English, Paperback) Ithell Colquhoun

    The Living Stones and The Crying of the Wind make up British Surrealist Ithell Colquhoun's unique memoirs and travelogues, reprinted for the first time since 1957, now with an introduction by acclaimed comedian Stewart Lee. In The Living Stones Colquhoun takes us through Cornwall, providing a fascinating and romantic key to the county's pagan past.

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  • The Yards of Kendal by Trevor Hughes
    The Yards of Kendal (Paperback) Trevor Hughes, Arthur Nicholls

    Yards, crofts, ginnels and lanes are found in many northern towns. Kendal's yards are special and fascinating to residents and visitors alike. They are a characteristic feature of the town and demonstrate the lively history of the people who lived and worked in them. This history of Kendal's yards is the first detailed, in-depth study of them.

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  • Hearthlands by Marianne Elliott
    Hearthlands (Paperback) Marianne Elliott

    Part memoir, part historical research, this book tells the story of the White City, an overlooked and under-documented time in Belfast's history. The story of a pre-Troubles Belfast in which Catholics and Protestants lived side by side.

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  • The Napoleonic Prison of Norman Cross by Paul Chamberlain
    The Napoleonic Prison of Norman Cross (Hardback) Paul Chamberlain

    The human story of Cambridgeshire's Napoleonic War prison

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  • Oxford by Jan Morris
    Oxford (Paperback) Jan Morris

    Jan Morris has given us a brilliant and thoroughly enjoyable exploration the history, architecture, geography, and culture of one of England's most historic, beautiful, enigmatic and visited cities - Oxford. This is the perfect guide for local historians, visitors to the city, and prospective students of the famous university.

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  • London County Council Bomb Damage Maps 1939-1945 by London Metropolitan Archives
    London County Council Bomb Damage Maps 1939-1945 (English, Hardback) London Metropolitan Archives, Laurence Ward

    The attack on London between 1939 and 1945 is one of the most significant events in the city's modern history, the impact of which can still be seen in its urban and social landscapes. This title includes an introduction to the historical context.

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