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Bryanston Reflections
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Bryanston Reflections (Hardback)

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The story of Bryanston throws an interesting light on the social history of the last 75 years. Set in the midst of the Dorset countryside, the School was founded in 1928, with the pioneering aim of combining the best of British public school tradition with a more modern approach to education. Bryanston reflections is not only a history based on memories but also a collection of articles about the different aspects of school life, from the classroom to the playing fields, the Greek theatre to the extraordinary Norman Shaw house. There are tales of hidden spaces, secret stairways and night-time escapades. We see through the eyes of schoolboys, a countryside transformed as the nation prepares for the D-day landings and have their perspective on the austere post-war years, the rebellious Sixties and the early days of co-education. Few other schools have produced such interesting and varied alumni-leading artists, film directors, distinguished professors, senior judges, top sportsmen and the only British scientist to have won two Nobel Prizes. "Sensitive, informative and amusing, as well as being beautifully photographed and very well art directed."

Sir Terence Conran Specifications: hardback, 208 pages, 285 x 245 mm, over 150 illustrations, c. 70,000 words, ISBN: 1903942381, publication: July 2005, published price: aGBP45.00.

Angela Holdsworth is a documentary maker and writer based in Dorset. She has produced many programmes for the BBC and Channel 4. Her credits include: Editor of Crimewatch UK,Taking Liberties, Rough Justice and Now the War is Over; Executive Producer of Green and Pleasant Land, a six-part history of the English countryside; The Demonised Duchess, a profile of Wallis Simpson; And God Created Netball and Satanic Crimes, both for Witness, and is the author of the history of women in the twentieth century, Out of the Doll's House.

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