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History's Most Dangerous Jobs : Miners

History's Most Dangerous Jobs : Miners

by Anthony Burton

History's Most Dangerous Jobs : Miners

Mining is Britain's oldest industry, and this book follows the men and, in the past, women who spent their lives working underground. Since the New Stone Age various minerals have ...
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Holiday Camps

Holiday Camps

by Kathryn Ferry

Holiday Camps

From the 1930s to the 1960s, millions of British people chose to spend their annual summer break at a holiday camp, taking advantage of the all-in package that included accommodation, food, and plentiful e...
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How To Read A Dress

How To Read A Dress

by Lydia Edwards

How to Read a Dress : A Guide to Changing Fashion from the 16th to the 20th Century

Fashion is ever-changing, and while some styles mark a dramatic departure from the past, many exhibit subtle differences from year to y...
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How To Read Castles

How To Read Castles

by Malcolm Hislop

How To Read Castles

How to Read Castles is a travel-sized primer that takes a strictly visual approach to castle architecture, building up the reader's vocabulary of castle types, styles, and materials, and showing how ...
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How To Read Houses

How To Read Houses

by Will Jones

How To Read Houses

An insider's guide to recognising and apprecaiting the diversity of domestic architecture that reflects the location, the fashion and the technological savoir-faire of the age. From Tudor timberframes...
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Ice Cream

Ice Cream

by Day, Ivan

Ice Cream

Ice cream has been served in Britain since the seventeenth century: it has graced the bowls of kings and the cones of the working man, and has been served plain, flavoured, moulded, sliced, squirted and scoope...
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If Walls Could Talk : An Intimate History of the Home

If Walls Could Talk : An Intimate History of the Home

by Lucy Worsley

If Walls Could Talk. An intimate history of the home

Why did the flushing toilet take two centuries to catch on? Why did Samuel Pepys never give his mistresses an orgasm? Why did medieval people sleep sitting up? When w...
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January Man

January Man

by Christopher Somerville

The January Man

'Evocatively written and charming' - CountryfileThe January Man is the story of a year of walks that was inspired by a song, Dave Goulder's `The January Man'. Month by month, season by season and region ...
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Jews In Britain

Jews In Britain

by R Goldstein & M Leventhal

Jews In Britain

This book tells the epic thousand-year story of Britain's Jewish community, the country's oldest minority group, replete with the dark episodes of persecution and expulsion, but also with positive period...
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Landskipping

Landskipping

by Anna Pavord

Landskipping : Painters, Ploughmen and Places

A ravishing celebration of landscape, its iridescent beauty and its potential to comfort, awe and mesmerise. Landskipping explores the different ways in which we have, throu...
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Living Back-To-Back

Living Back-To-Back

by Chris Upton

Living Back-To-Back

Back-to-backs were once the commonest form of housing in England, home to the majority of working people in Victorian cities, but they have now almost entirely vanished from our urban townscape. The ...
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Lost England

Lost England

by Philip Davies,

Lost England 1870-1930

Lost England records the greatest transition in England's history as the longstanding practices of a largely rural economy shifted focus into towns and cities: astonishing photographs give the rea...
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Magic in Medieval Manuscripts

Magic in Medieval Manuscripts

by Sophie Page

Magic in Medieval Manuscripts

From simple charms to complex and subversive rituals to summon demons, diverse forms of magic were practiced in the Middle Ages. With numerous fascinating illustrations from the British Lib...
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Map Of A Nation : The Biography of the Ordnance Survey

Map Of A Nation : The Biography of the Ordnance Survey

by Rachel Hewitt

Map Of A Nation : The Biography of the Ordnance Survey

Map of a Nation tells the story of the creation of the Ordnance Survey map - the first complete, accurate, affordable map of the British Isles. The OS is a much bel...
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Mapping The Roads

Mapping The Roads

by Mike Parker

Mapping The Roads

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 ...
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Mead

Mead

by Fred Minnick

Mead : The Libations, Legends, and Lore of History's Oldest Drink

With fantastical narratives, home-brewing instructions, and original craft cocktail recipes, Mead is the ultimate exploration of the resurgent alcoholic ...
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Myths That Shaped Our History

Myths That Shaped Our History

by Simon Webb

Myths That Shaped our History

All nations and peoples have a body of legendary tales and semi-historical episodes which explain who they are and help to define their place in the world. The British are no exception and ...
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Not Enough Room To Swing A Cat

Not Enough Room To Swing A Cat

by Martin Robson

Not Enough Room to Swing A Cat

As the crow flies'', ''chunder'', ''cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey'', ''three sheets to the wind'' - many terms like these are used in everyday English language convers...
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Nuts: Growing And Cooking

Nuts: Growing And Cooking

by J McMorland Hunter & S Hughes

Nuts : Growing and Cooking


Nuts - Growing and Cooking includes over seventy recipes from a spiced pecan and pumpkin salad, Christmas nut loaf to a walnut cake. Also included re storage and handling tips and ways to mak...
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Objects Of War

Objects Of War

by Kevin Clancy

Objects of War : Currency in Times of Conflict

War has shaped currencies, creating, abolishing and moulding them. By providing the means through which they have been fought, coins and banknotes have proved themselves an...
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