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Between Them
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Richard Ford
 
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sportswriter comes a deeply personal account of his parents - an intimate portrait of American mid-twentieth century ...
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We Had Some Laughs
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Dan Waddell
 
As 'the voice of darts', the inimitable Sid Waddell helped transform it from an unfashionable pub game to a massively successful international sport. This is an account of Sid's colourful...
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London Curiosities: The Capital's Odd...
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Story of monuments and memorials in london with lost meanings
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Reading Allowed: True Stories and...
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Chris Paling's Reading Allowed is a wonderful, warm-hearted and eccentric look at the life of a librarian in a provincial library, and the extraordinary cast of characters he encounters every...
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The Last Shepherds
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Charles Bowden
 
Once, the UK's farmers employed thousands of shepherds, but a slump in sheep farming has cut a swathe through their ranks; nowadays shepherds are virtually a thing of the past...
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London: Prints & Drawings Before 1800
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Bernard Nurse
 
This book contains over one hundred images of the Greater London area before 1800 from maps, drawings, manuscripts, printed books and engravings, all from the Gough Collection at the Bodleian...
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North Sea: A Visual Anthology
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James Attlee
 
The nations bordering the North Sea have always been engaged in a dialogue with water. The sea is the source of livelihoods as well as leisure, industry as well as...
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They Came from India: The Narrandes...
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I-Spy at the School Gate: My Mum's...
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Sam Jordison
 
From Sam Jordison, author of the bestselling Crap Towns series, comes I-SPY for Grown-ups.
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I-Spy the UK: While it Lasts
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Panorama of the Thames: A Riverside...
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John R. Inglis; Jill Sanders
A guide to the river Thames. Written in collaboration with local experts and various local history societies, it includes information on the waterway, the landscape, and the people who lived...
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Walking in Berlin: A Flaneur in the...
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Franz Hessel; Amanda DeMarco
 
A timeless guide to one of the world's greatest cities. Franz Hessel was an observer par excellence of the increasingly hectic metropolis that was Berlin in the late...
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The Long and Winding Road
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Alan Johnson
 
From the condemned slums of Southam Street in West London to the corridors of power in Westminster, this autobiography covers Alan Johnson's early political skirmishes as a trades union leader...
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i-SPY Signs and Instructions: You ...
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Sam Jordison
 
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Dadland: A Journey into Uncharted...
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Keggie Carew
 
The author grew up under the spell of an unorthodox, enigmatic father. An undercover guerrilla agent during the Second World War, in peacetime he lived on his wits and dazzling...
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Nick Barratt
From the makers of the award-winning BBC series and Dr Nick Barratt, the UK's leading authority on family history, comes the definitive, must-have guide to researching your family's roots and...
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