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Local interest, family history & nostalgia

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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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Convicted

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Convicted

Peter Bradley

History; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$32.99

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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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The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found: The Costa Book of the Year 2018

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The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found: The Costa Book...

Bart van Es

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; The Holocaust; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

The last time Lien saw her parents was in The Hague when she was collected at the door by a stranger and taken to a foster... [more]

$35.00

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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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Tracing Your Ancestors: Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk: A Guide For Family Historians

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Tracing Your Ancestors: Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk: A Guide...

Gill Blanchard

Reference; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

Essential handbook for anyone researching the life of an ancestor who lived in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk or Suffolk.... [more]

$37.95

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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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Cathedrals of Britain: North of England and Scotland

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Cathedrals of Britain: North of England and Scotland

Bernadette Fallon

History; Historical geography; Local history

Paperback

Take a journey from early Christian Britain through the Middle Ages and Reformation into the 21st century via some of the... [more]

$34.99

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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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The Best of Bob Byrne's Boomer Columns

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The Best of Bob Byrne's Boomer Columns

Bob Byrne

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Nostalgia: general

Paperback

Beautifully nostalgic Adelaide stories, originally published in Bob Byrne's hugely popular Boomer column in the Adelaide Advertiser.... [more]

$29.99

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The Thames Through Time: A Liquid History

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The Thames Through Time: A Liquid History

Stephen Croad

History; Social & cultural history; Local history; Places in old photographs

Paperback

Drawing on the resources of English Heritage's unrivalled photographic archives, The Thames Through Times is a photographic... [more]

$39.99

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Swimming with The Spit: 100 Years of the Spit Amateur Swimming Club

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Swimming with The Spit: 100 Years of the Spit Amateur Swimming Club

Tanya Evans

History; Local history; Swimming & diving

Paperback

Celebrates an illustrious swimming club located on one of the most beautiful spots on Sydney Harbour, as well as the joy of... [more]

$49.99

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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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London in Fragments: A Mudlark's Treasures

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London in Fragments: A Mudlark's Treasures

Edward Sandling

History; Archaeology by period & region; Local history

Hardback

Objects found on the banks of the Thames tell the stories of Londoners through the centuries. [more]

$34.99

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Australia's Haunted History

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Australia's Haunted History

Trudy Toohill

Local history

Paperback

Australia's Haunted History is a collection of spine-tingling, blood-curdling, frightening and often mysterious Australian... [more]

$29.99

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Whisperings in the Blood

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Whisperings in the Blood

Shelley Davidow

Biography; Memoirs; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

An exquisite, compelling story of courage, destiny and the search for home. [more]

$29.95

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Squares of London

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Squares of London

John Coulter

History; Local history

Hardback

Its garden squares distinguish London most clearly from other great cities. All have their ceremonial and market squares,... [more]

$99.00

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The Common Stream

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The Common Stream

Rowland Parker

History; Local history

Paperback

This is the story of a village in East Anglia, astride its common stream, a saga of continuity and change which stretches... [more]

$29.99

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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family's Nazi Past

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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family's...

Jennifer Teege, Nikola Sellmair

Biography; Memoirs; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; Second World War; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

An international bestseller, this is the extraordinary memoir of a German-Nigerian woman who learns that her grandfather was... [more]

$19.99

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Family History: Digging Deeper

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Family History: Digging Deeper

Simon Fowler

Reference; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

An exciting new addition to any family historian's library, Family History: Digging Deeper will take your research to the... [more]

$35.95

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When Football Was Football: A Nostalgic Look at a Century of Football

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When Football Was Football: A Nostalgic Look at a Century of Football

Richard Havers

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

Paperback

When Football Was Football is a fully illustrated book that takes us through a Century of English football from the photographic... [more]

$29.95

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The Origins of English Surnames

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The Origins of English Surnames

Joslin Fiennes

History; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

This book examines the origins of English surnames, looking at names of occupational, locational, symbolic and personal origin.... [more]

$36.95

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