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  • Folklore of Cornwallby Clifford Shaw; Tony Deane

    The History Press 2009; US$ 12.49

    A rediscovery of the traditional tales and beliefs of Cornwall more...

  • Hackney Memoriesby Alan Wilson

    The History Press 2004; US$ 4.99

    Hackney memories more...

  • The Little Book of Devonby John Van der Kiste

    The History Press 2011; US$ 4.99

    The little book of Devon more...

  • From Punt to Ploughby Rex Sly

    The History Press 2003; US$ 12.49

    A superb examination of the history of the Fens, containing a great deal of stunning photographs. more...

  • Sheep's-Head Stew, Dotted Minims, Pastry and Pythagorasby Sheila M. Guest

    Andrews UK 2013; US$ 5.99 US$ 5.09

    This book is a small collection of anecdotal memories from a happy childhood in the immediate post-war period. It is a snapshot of life in a Lancashire cotton town during the 1940s and early 1950s. Judged against today’s society, which seems to worship at the altar of material possessions and entitlement, it would probably be regarded as extreme... more...

  • The Inn at the Topby Neil Hanson

    Michael O'Mara 2013; US$ 9.99

    The delightful tale of a young couple who in the late 1970s, on impulse, became the new landlords of the most remote, bleak and lonely pub - The Tan Hill Inn - located in the bleak landscape of the Yorkshire Dales. Having seen an article in the newspaper about the pub's search for a new manager, they arrived just three weeks later as the new landlords... more...

  • Doverby Vera I Evison

    Historic England 2014; US$ 24.99

    The Anglo-Saxon cemetery at Buckland, Dover, was discovered when a new housing estate was being constructed in 1951. It was excavated by Professor Evison between 1951 and 1953. The cemetery of some 170 graves dates from the late fifth to the middle of the eighth century. Professor Evison's expertise in the study of glass, jewellery and weapons ensures... more...

  • Fenland Surveyby David Hall; John Coles

    Historic England 2014; US$ 24.99

    Archaeological surveys of the Fenland of eastern England were initiated in the 1930s after it became clear that centuries of drainage and cultivation had seriously reduced the archaeological deposits. These studies were among the first to take a multi-disciplinary aproach to archaeological work, and continued with new work in the 1980s when intensive... more...

  • The River Hambleby David Chun

    The History Press 2014; US$ 7.99

    The Hamble rises at Bishop’s Waltham in Hampshire and flows into Southampton Water. It is a relatively small river but it has an interesting and varied history.Above Botley, the Hamble powered a number of mills, and in the 17th century plans to make that section navigable were contemplated. The tidal river below Botley has served as an important local... more...

  • The Norwich Plaque Guideby Michael Chandler

    The History Press 2014; US$ 7.99

    The Norwich Plaque guide more...