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Dadland: A Journey into Uncharted...
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Keggie Carew
 
The author grew up in the gravitational field of an unorthodox father. As his memory begins to fail, she embarks on a quest to unravel his story. In this title...
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The Family Project: A Creative...
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Harriet Green; John-Paul Flintoff
 
Every family has a story to tell. Wouldn't it be great to record them before they're lost to history? The authors are journalists who have spent years drawing the best...
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The Valley: A Hundred Years in the...
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The close-knit villages of the Dearne Valley were home to four generations of the Hollingworth family. Spanning Richard Benson's great-grandmother Winnie's ninety-two...
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Greater London: The Story of the Suburbs
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London's suburbs may stretch for well over 600 square miles, but in historical accounts of the capital they tend to take something of a back seat. In this title, the...
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Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an...
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Nicholas Shakespeare
 
When Nicholas Shakespeare stumbled across a box of documents belonging to his late aunt he was completely unaware of where this discovery would take him. The Priscilla he remembered was...
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D-Day Documents
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Published in partnership with the National Archives, D-Day Documents is a commemorative collection of previously unpublished documents marking the 70th anniversary of...
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Common People: The History of an...
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Alison Light
 
Family history is a massive phenomenon of our times but what are we after when we go in search of our ancestors? Beginning with her grandparents, the author moves between...
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Brutus of Troy: And the Quest for the...
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Anthony Adolph
 
Britain's history seen through its national myth.
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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A...
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An international bestseller, this is the extraordinary memoir of a German-Nigerian woman who learns that her grandfather was the brutal Nazi commandant depicted in Schindler's List.
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Finding Tipperary Mary
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Phyllis Whitsell
 
The astonishing real story of a daughter's search for her own past and the desperate mother who gave her up. Phyllis Whitsell began the search for her birth mother as...
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Welsh Genealogy
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Bruce Durie
 
Bruce Durie provides an accessible guide to genealogy and family history in Wales.
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The Highland Clans
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Alistair Moffat
 
Reveals the story of a fearless people, shaped by the traditions and landscape of the Scottish Highlands. In this book, the author traces the history of the clans from their...
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The Illustrated Book of Heraldry: An...
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Stephen Slater
 
A history of heraldry and its contemporary uses. It looks not only at the medieval world in which heraldry thrived, but also at its language, the elaborate system of coded...
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Even More Rock Family Trees
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Pete Frame
Even More Rock Family Trees is the eagerly awaited new collection by rock's premier draughtsman and archivist Pete Frame. A legend in his own lunchtime, Frame is justly celebrated for...
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The Devonshires: The Story of a ...
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Roy Hattersley
 
William Cavendish, the father of the first Earl, dissolved monasteries for Henry VIII. Bess, his second wife, was gaoler-companion to Mary Queen of Scots during her long imprisonment in England.
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