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

 


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BRITISH FOOD: An Extraordinary 1000 Years of History
COLIN SPENCER    Book Number: 76606
Published price: £15.99
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Good food is a successful fusion between the living ingredients that thrive outside dwellings and the human skill and artistry inside, which fashions these disparate elements into harmony. It was ...
VERY BRITISH PROBLEMS: Making Life Awkward for Ourselves
ROB TEMPLE    Book Number: 75352
Published price: £12.99
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Have you ever waited patiently in a queue that turned out not to be a queue at all? Or said you are pleased with your new haircut, even though you hate it? Or allowed your bladder to explode rath...
LONELY PLANET LONDON: Special Collector's Edition
DAMIAN HARPER, STEVE FALLON    Book Number: 76310
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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You will never tire of the great city of London and here are all the neighbourhoods at a glance - the West End, the City, Southbank, Kensington and Hyde Park, Clerkenwell, Shoreditch and Spitalfiel...
UNDERWORLD LONDON: Crime and Punishment in the Capital City
CATHARINE ARNOLD    Book Number: 76356
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Beginning with an atmospheric account of a public execution, the author takes readers on a grisly excursion through London as a city of ne'er do wells. Along the way they can take in beheadings an...
102 ENGLISH THINGS TO DO
ALEX QUICK    Book Number: 76638
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Any book that claims to offer, not the boring old hackneyed 100, but 102 things to do, and not the PC 'British' but the decidedly jingoistic 'English' activities, has our immediate attention. Not,...
GROUND CONTROL
ANNA MINTON    Book Number: 76674
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Sub-titled 'Fear and Happiness in the Twenty-First Century City' the Observer quote on the front cover says 'They sold our streets and nobody noticed...timely and powerful...revelatory.' In this a...
I SHOULD KNOW THAT: GREAT BRITAIN:
EMMA MARRIOTT    Book Number: 76681
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For shame! When, in a mock citizenship test, the US talk-show host David Letterman posed some easy questions about Great Britain to David Cameron, the Prime Minister struggled to answer correctly....

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SHAKESPEARE'S LONDON: On Five Groats a Day
RICHARD TAMES    Book Number: 76733
Published price: £12.95
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Based on the works of Tudor authors, contemporary pamphlets, letters, maps, wills and legal records, this addictive and beguiling guide provides an insider's view of Elizabethan London, Europe's 'C...
WHITEHALL: The Street that Shaped a Nation
COLIN BROWN    Book Number: 76750
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Whitehall, the hideaway of all those bowler-hatted mandarins who really run Britain, is built on top of a Tudor palace whose ruins were uncovered during the building of the present Ministry of Defe...
VISSCHER'S 1616 PANORAMA OF LONDON
PITKIN PUBLISHING    Book Number: 76362
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In a scroll nearly three foot long by one foot deep is this most beautiful engraving reproduced on quality paper from the 1616 engraving by the Dutchman Claes Jan Visscher. It is a view of the Riv...
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