Categories Great Britain, Maps & the Environment

Great Britain, Maps & the Environment

Great Britain, Maps & the Environment

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

 


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BALTI BRITAIN: A Provocative Journey Through Asian Britain
ZIAUDDIN SARDAR    Book Number: 79067
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Described as a 'delicious thali of a book' here is a startling exploration into how Britain and India have shaped each other's fates and a provocative journey through Asian Britain today. Are arra...
GOSSIP FROM THE FOREST: The Tangled Roots of our Forests
SARA MAITLAND    Book Number: 79080
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Maitland believes that landscape informs our culture in a profound way. The three monotheistic religions have their origins in the desert, where you need a big god to fill the vast spaces. By contr...
SLOW COTSWOLDS
CAROLINE MILLS    Book Number: 79088
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A terrific Bradt characterful guide to Bath, Stratford-upon-Avon and Oxford through the Thames, Leach and Windrush valleys, through the Chippings of Campden and Norton, and west to Winchcombe, Pain...
FATEFUL YEAR: ENGLAND 1914
MARK BOSTRIDGE    Book Number: 79159
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One minute the British people were enjoying the sunny August bank holiday, the next, or so it seemed, they were plunged into war with Germany. This is the story of the year of contrast. Already 191...
GREAT BALES OF FIRE: More Tales of a Country Fireman
MALCOLM CASTLE    Book Number: 79115
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You have to be tough to be a fireman, not just in the body but also in the heart. It's a special time for Malcolm because, after four years as a regular, he has been allowed to take an HGV course t...
WALKS IN LIMESTONE COUNTRY
ALFRED WAINWRIGHT    Book Number: 79150
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Revised by Chris Jesty, this is the second edition of a guide previously published in 1970. Intrepid walker Arthur Wainwright explores such places as the caves and potholes of Leck Fell, White Scar...
WALKS ON THE HOWGILL FELLS
ALFRED WAINWRIGHT    Book Number: 79151
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Alfred Wainwright was a legend amongst walkers; his books encouraged thousands of people to explore the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales. First published in 1972, this edition has been revised...
YOU SAY POTATO: A Book About Accents
BEN CRYSTAL & DAVID CRYSTAL    Book Number: 79200
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A thoroughly enjoyable, light-hearted investigation into the British language and how we pronounce our words. The authors are father and son; David Crystal acts as an accent consultant for Shakespe...
BRITAIN'S HISTORIC HOUSES - YORKSHIRE
SIMON JENKINS    Book Number: 78733
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Yorkshire is a county of two halves, built on manufacturing in the west and farming in the east, and its historic houses reflect that division. In the county's industrial heartland there is the spe...

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THE ENGLISH YEAR: A Literary Journey Through the Seasons
EDITED BY PETER BUCKINGHAM    Book Number: 75108
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This delightful anthology focuses on the weather and the landscape, with occasional observations about the people who inhabit it. On 15 January Coleridge sees "the brightest halo circling the roun...

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