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Great Britain & Maps

Great Britain & Maps, topography and geography of the British Isles and coastine, walking tours and oddly British curiosities.

 


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COAL
ROBIN THORNES    Book Number: 75670
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Britain's coal industry is a thing of the past but throughout the coal-producing regions in the North and Midlands there are superb architectural monuments to the glory days of the industry. Beaut...
BLACK'S SKETCHBOOKS LONDON 1924
DOROTHY WOLLARD    Book Number: 75642
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First published in 1924, these sketches by a group of well-known artists, found in the archives of A & C Black of Soho Square London, present a fascinating look at London as it was almost 100 years...
JOHNSON'S LIFE OF LONDON
BORIS JOHNSON    Book Number: 75453
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Here is Boris, ex editor of the Spectator, ex MP for Henley on Thames, Mayor of London, host of London's Olympic Games and bicycling celebrity extraordinaire, in an unfamiliar role - taking readers...
LOST DEVON: Devon's Lost Heritage
FELICITY GOODALL    Book Number: 75283
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In an engaging journey through the history of Devon, superbly illustrated with material from the county's museums and art collections, the author demonstrates what we can learn about the past from ...
JOY OF ESSEX
PETER MAY    Book Number: 75707
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Essex is in danger of getting well cultured via the runaway success of TV Series Gavin and Stacey and films such as Made In Dagenham. Everyone thinks they have an idea of Essex. For 20 plus years...
LAST TRAINS: Dr Beeching and the Death of Rural England
CHARLES LOFT    Book Number: 75727
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Under Dr Beeching's chairmanship of the British Transport Commission, 2,479 route miles were closed to passengers. The Beeching Report expounded at great length a very simple message: the railways...
PETER DEWINT 1784-1849
EDITED BY JOHN LORD    Book Number: 75871
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Peter DeWint may be less celebrated than contemporaries like Constable and Girtin, but much of his work is equal to theirs, looking forward to the impressionistic effects of the mature Turner. DeW...
ANIMAL LONDON: A Spotter's Guide
IANTHE RUTHVEN    Book Number: 75765
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Meet the animals that hide amidst our iconic London landscape. Although we may not know it, they fill the city with life, and make for a compelling treasure hunt. There are dragons guarding gatew...
A GRIM ALMANAC OF ESSEX
NEIL R. STOREY    Book Number: 75792
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Essex may seem to readers to be a pretty, quiet, respectable and unremarkable sort of place - that is, until they read this book, when those who have the stomach for it will very soon change their ...
MURDER AND MAYHEM IN NORTH LONDON
GEOFFREY HOWSE    Book Number: 75816
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Although it is definitely not for the faint-hearted, this sometimes gruesome book is sure to capture the interest of all those who are interested in social and criminal history. This shocking repo...
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