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To Build a Bridge: Glebe Island, Sydney, Australia

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To Build a Bridge: Glebe Island, Sydney, Australia

David Moore, et al

Art & Architecture; Photography & photographs; Conservation of the environment; Local history

Hardback

Celebrated Australian photographer Moore documented the entire construction... [more]

$75.00

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The Birth Of Sydney

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The Birth Of Sydney

Tim Flannery

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Local history

Paperback

The best-selling and spectacular anthology of writing about the creation of Australia's oldest city is now available in paperback.... [more]

$24.99

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London's Labyrinth: The World Beneath the City's Streets

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London's Labyrinth: The World Beneath the City's Streets

Fiona Rule

History; British & Irish history; Trains & railways: general interest; Local history

Paperback

A new, paperback edition of Fiona Rule's fascinating history of the city beneath London's streets [more]

$27.99

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Great Australian Bush Priests Stories

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Great Australian Bush Priests Stories

Bill Marsh

History; Local interest, family history & nostalgia

Paperback

Great Australian stories of faith and friendship in outback Australia, gathered by the inimitable Bill 'Swampy' Marsh - bestselling... [more]

$32.99

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The Wonderful World of Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups

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The Wonderful World of Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups

Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris

Fiction & Literature; Parodies & spoofs; Nostalgia: general

Hardback

Readers will discover that bestselling titles such as How It Works- The Husband and Ladybird Book of the Midlife Crisis are... [more]

$39.99

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Urban Rambles: 20 Glorious Walks Through English Cities

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Urban Rambles: 20 Glorious Walks Through English Cities

Nicholas Rudd-Jones

Local history; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

An illustrated guide to twenty walks around England's cities [more]

$39.99

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A Medieval Family: The Pastons of Fifteenth-Century England

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A Medieval Family: The Pastons of Fifteenth-Century England

Frances Gies, Joseph Gies

Prose: non-fiction; History; British & Irish history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Social & cultural history; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

This collection of letters, diaries, and papers not only follows the trials and tribulations of the Paston family through... [more]

$26.99

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Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com: How to Find Your Family History on the #1 Genealogy Website

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Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com: How to Find Your Family History on the...

Nancy Hendrickson

Reference; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

This book will help you get the most out of your Ancestry.com subscription by showing you how to take advantage of what the... [more]

$44.95

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Murder at the Bayswater Bicycle Club: A Frances Doughty Mystery 8

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Murder at the Bayswater Bicycle Club: A Frances Doughty Mystery 8

Linda Stratmann

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Local history

Paperback

The eighth and final adventure in the thrilling Frances Doughty mystery series! [more]

$25.95

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The Yards of Kendal

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The Yards of Kendal

Trevor Hughes, Arthur Nicholls

History; Local history

Paperback

Yards, crofts, ginnels and lanes are found in many northern towns. Kendal's yards are special and fascinating to residents... [more]

$34.99

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Last King of the Cross

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Last King of the Cross

John Ibrahim

Biography; Autobiography: general; True stories; True crime; Local history

Paperback

John Ibrahim's incredible life story told in his own words. [more]

$34.99

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Jewish New York: The Remarkable Story of a City and a People

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Jewish New York: The Remarkable Story of a City and a People

Deborah Dash Moore, Jeffrey S. Gurock, Annie Polland, Howard B. Rock, Daniel Soyer

History; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Local history

Hardback

The definitive history of Jews in New York and how they transformed the city Based on the acclaimed multi-volume series, City... [more]

$54.95

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Tracing Your Nonconformist Ancestors: A Guide for Family and Local Historians

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Tracing Your Nonconformist Ancestors: A Guide for Family and Local Historians...

Stuart A. Raymond

Reference; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

A comprehensive guide to researching Nonconformist ancestors [more]

$37.95

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Iron Roads in the Outback

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Iron Roads in the Outback

Nick Anchen

History; Trains & railways: general interest; Local history; Nostalgia: general

Hardback

The Iron Roads of the Australian Outback - the legendary Commonwealth Railways were built through some of the harshest landscapes... [more]

$69.95

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The Football Shirts Book

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The Football Shirts Book

Neal Heard

Photographs: collections; Nostalgia: general; Sports & outdoor recreation; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Hardback

They think it's all over...it is now, with this comprehensive guide to football shirts through the years. [more]

$39.99

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Tracing Your Pre-Victorian Ancestors: A Guide to Research Methods for Family Historians

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Tracing Your Pre-Victorian Ancestors: A Guide to Research Methods for Family...

John Wintrip

Reference; Research methods: general; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Practical, concise, informative, easy-to-use guide to researching pre-Victorian family history. [more]

$46.95

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Streets of London

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Streets of London

Lucy McMurdo

History; Local history

Paperback

With a history going back 2000 years it is hardly surprising that so many of London's streets are known throughout the globe.... [more]

$24.99

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Night Trains: The Rise and Fall of the Sleeper

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Night Trains: The Rise and Fall of the Sleeper

Martin Andrew

Trains & railways: general interest; Nostalgia: general; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Night trains have long fascinated us with the possibilities of their private sleeping compartments, gilded dining cars, champagne... [more]

$32.99

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The Living Stones: Cornwall

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The Living Stones: Cornwall

Ithell Colquhoun

Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Local history; Travel & holiday

Paperback

The Living Stones and The Crying of the Wind make up British Surrealist Ithell Colquhoun's unique memoirs and travelogues,... [more]

$19.99

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Miners' Battalion: A History of the 12th (Pioneers) King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 1914 - 1918

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Miners' Battalion: A History of the 12th (Pioneers) King's Own Yorkshire...

Malcolm Keith Johnson

History; First World War; Regiments; Local history

Hardback

Tells the little-known story of a Yorkshire Pioneer battalion serving alongside Pals Battalions from Sheffield, Barnsley,... [more]

$49.99

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Cavan Folk Tales

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Cavan Folk Tales

Gary Branigan

History; Folklore, myths & legends; Local history

Paperback

The history of Cavan, affectionately known as `The Lakeland County', is made up of a rich tapestry of folk tales, myths and... [more]

$24.99

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Freeman's: Family

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Freeman's: Family

John Freeman

Local history

Paperback

Freeman's- Family is the second literary anthology in the series reviewers are calling 'bold' (Minneapolis Star-Tribune) and... [more]

$32.99

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From Quarantine to Q Station

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From Quarantine to Q Station

Arbon Publishing

History; Local history

Paperback

Before the development of modern medicine, infectious diseases posed a major public health threat. The only known means of... [more]

$24.99

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North Wales Folk Tales for Children

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North Wales Folk Tales for Children

Fiona Collins

Folklore, myths & legends; Local history; Children's & Educational

Paperback

In this treasure trove of tales, storyteller Fiona Collins has collected the best-loved stories from the misty, magical mountains,... [more]

$24.99

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A Visitor's Guide to Shakespeare's London

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A Visitor's Guide to Shakespeare's London

David Thomas

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Social & cultural history; Local history

Paperback

A fresh and colourful look at Shakespeare's London published in the month of the 400th anniversary of the playwright's death.... [more]

$39.99

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