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WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? MAGAZINE (BACK ISSUES IN STOCK)

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: BBC Magazines:

Seller ID: 42556

Condition: Good


Looking for a missing issue for your collection? Back issues of the family history magazine in stock - please contact us with your requirements. ; Illustrated. View more info

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ARMY & NAVY STORES LIMITED GENERAL PRICE LIST 1939-40

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Trident Press International: 1999

Seller ID: 63075

ISBN: 1888777966

Condition: Fair


Hardback without foxing and yellowing to edge of pages (low quality paper) otherwise good inscuffed and chipped dustjacket. ; Facsimile reprint of the 1939 illustrated catalogue. An insight into the products and the lifestyle of Great Britain at the outbreak of the Second World War. ; 1126 pages View more info

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THE WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN KINGDOMS 1200-1500 : THE STRUGGLE FOR DOMINION

By: Abulafia, D.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Longman: 1997

Seller ID: 64488

ISBN: 0582078210

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in lightly creased dustjacket. First edition. ; The dynastic struggle between the kings of Aragon and the Angevin kings of Naples, which shaped the commercial and political map of the Mediterranean and its effect on the futures of Spain, France, Italy and Sicily. Maps & tables. ; 300 pages View more info

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WOMEN'S LIVES AND CLOTHES IN WW2 : READY FOR ACTION

By: Adlington, L.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2019

Seller ID: 64202

ISBN: 1526712342

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £30.00. ; The experiences of women at war from around the world during the Second World War. Based on interviews with wartime women. From the home front to the frontline. A social history with emphasis on clothing and fashion. Illustrated. ; 296 pages View more info

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SOLDIER AND SOCIETY IN ROMAN EGYPT: A SOCIAL HISTORY

By: Alston, R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1995

Seller ID: 48561

ISBN: 0415122708

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; mark to edge of pages otherwise good in faded and torn dustjacket. ; Maps, tables and figures. ; 263 pages View more info

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WIDOW'S WEEDS AND WEEPING VEILS : MOURNING RITUALS IN 19TH CENTURY AMERICA

By: Atkins, B. L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: B. Atkins Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 59055

Condition: Very Good


Booklet; very good in card covers. ; A brief introduction to the subject. Illustrated. ; 34 pages View more info

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DETECTOR FINDS 3

By: Bailey, G.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Greenlight: 2001

Seller ID: 49402

ISBN: 1897738226

Condition: Good


Paperback; very good in creased card covers. ; A guide to dating and identifiying artefacts including: Roman and Saxon pins, Medieval purse holders, barrel locks, candle holders, belt decorations, saddle pommels, bayonet and scabbard hooks, lace tags, keys, rings, chess pieces, buckles and buttons. Illustrated with line drawings and b/w and colour photographs. ; 94 pages View more info

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DETECTOR FINDS 2

By: Bailey, G.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Greenlight: 1995

Seller ID: 49389

ISBN: 1897738013

Condition: Good


Paperback; good in creased and scuffed (where price stickers removed) , card covers. ; A guide to dating and identifiying artefacts including: thimbles, spoons, foot patterns, watch keys, jettons, sword and dagger chapes, lead weights, brass horse bells, barrel locks, purse frames, horse pendants, toy cannons, furniture fittings, medieval cased mirrors and pocket sundials. Illustrated with line drawings and b/w photographs. ; 98 pages View more info

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TECHNIQUES OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATION (THIRD EDITION)

By: Barker, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Berg Publishers: 1999

Seller ID: 55840

ISBN: 041515152x

Condition: Fair


Paperback; previous owner's inscription to title page, otherwise good in creased card covers. ; Third Revised Edition. Illustrated. ; 285 pages View more info

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HISTORY OF PEASANT REVOLTS: THE SOCIAL ORIGINS OF REBELLION IN EARLY MODERN FRANCE

By: Berce, Y. M. (Whitmore, A. translated. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 35862

ISBN: 0801497752

Condition: Fair


Paperback; dent to corner of pages otherwise good in creased card covers. ; The peasant revolts of the late sixteenth and seventeenth century. ; 359 pages View more info

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THE BICKERSTETH DIARIES 1914-1918

By: Bickersteth, J. (edited. ) Terraine, J. (Introduction. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 1995

Seller ID: 37769

ISBN: 0850524881

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Edited version of the eleven volumes of the diarist's original work; a mixture of English social, military and family history from 1914 to 1918. Illustrated. ; 332 pages View more info

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MEDIEVAL DEATH : RITUAL AND REPRESENTATION

By: Binski, P.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: British Museum Press: 1996

Seller ID: 64484

ISBN: 0714105619

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. First edition. ; The social and cultural issues involved with death and dying in Europe from the end of the Roman Empire to the early sixteenth century. Attitudes to death, burial ritual and mortuary practice. With 11 colour and 89 b/w illustrations. ; 224 pages View more info

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BASKETWORK THROUGH THE AGES

By: Bobart, H. H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Basketmakers Association: 1997

Seller ID: 51854

ISBN: 0951111027

Condition: Very Good


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; Reprint of the 1935 edition. Illustrated. ; 174 pages View more info

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EAST OF THE SUN : THE CONQUEST AND SETTLEMENT OF SIBERIA

By: Bobrick, B.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1992

Seller ID: 57475

ISBN: 0434928895

Condition: Fair in Good dust jacket


Hardback; pages heavily yellowed (low quality paper) , otherwise good in price-clipped dustjacket. ; The story of its conquest and settlement from the 1580s to the late twentieth century. Illustrated. ; 542 pages View more info

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THE DAIRY CATALOGUE

By: Brears, P. & Harrison, S.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Castle Museum, York: 1979

Seller ID: 65589

ISBN: 0900264101

Condition: Good


Booklet; very good in card covers; old price sticker to rear cover. ; A illustrated guide to the Castle Museum, York collection of traditional dairy equipment. Illustrated with line drawings. ; 24 pages View more info

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THE KITCHEN CATALOGUE

By: Brears, Peter.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Castle Museum, York: 1979

Seller ID: 65590

ISBN: 0900264098

Condition: Good


Booklet; very good in card covers; old price sticker to rear cover. ; A illustrated guide to the Castle Museum, York collection of traditional kitchen equipment; including fireplaces and stoves, jelly moulds, spice boxes, pastry cutters, kettles, and pots & pans. Illustrated with line drawings. ; 60 pages View more info

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THE LONG COLLECTION OF DELFT & CREAMWARE

By: Brears, Peter.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Castle Museum, York: 1977

Seller ID: 65591

Condition: Good


Booklet; very good in creased card covers; old price sticker to rear cover. ; A illustrated guide to the Castle Museum, York collection of delftware and creamware. Illustrated with b/w photographs. ; 24 pages View more info

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THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE 1781-1997

By: Brendon, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 2007

Seller ID: 61643

ISBN: 0224062220

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages (low quality paper) otherwise good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 793 pages View more info

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DR WILLIAM KITCHINER, REGENCY ECCENTRIC

By: Bridge, T. & English, C. C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Southover Press: 1992

Seller ID: 46976

ISBN: 1870962079

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; ownership inscription to endpaper otherwise very good in price-clipped dustjacket. ; Biography Dr William Kitchiner MD, author of 'The Cook's Oracle', first published 1817. This study reprints a sizeable selection of recipes from it. Illustrated. ; 176 pages View more info

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GO TO IT! WORKING FOR VICTORY ON THE HOME FRONT 1939-1945

By: Briggs, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley: 2000

Seller ID: 47054

ISBN: 184000262X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £16.99.; Britain in the Second World War in terms of the work men and women were doing in factories and workshops, in the pits and shipyards, and on the land. Illustrated. ; 128 pages View more info

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MEDIEVAL ENGLISH GROATS

By: Buck, I.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Greenlight: 2000

Seller ID: 49385

ISBN: 1897738420

Condition: Good


Paperback; very good in creased card covers. ; Definitive study of the coin from its introduction during the reign of Edward I to the early 17th century. Over 400 examples illustrated in colour; described and identified. ; 66 pages View more info

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REGISTER OF ROYAL AND BARONIAL DOMESTIC MINSTRELS 1272-1327

By: Bullock-Davies, Constance.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Boydell Press: 1986

Seller ID: 65503

ISBN: 085115431X

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased and marked dustjacket. ; A compilation of entries drawn from 13th and early 14th century manuscripts, covering the reigns of Edward I and edward II. Wardrobe cash accounts; providing details of minstrels' hours of work, rates and methods of pay, status in hall, yardage and colour of twice-yearly outfits and even the colour and cost of horses provided; thus making it possible to reconstruct something of their lives. ; 227 pages View more info

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RIOT, REVELRY AND ROUT: SPORT IN LOWLAND SCOTLAND BEFORE 1860

By: Burnett, J.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Tuckwell Press: 2000

Seller ID: 37899

ISBN: 1862320039

Condition: Very Good


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; A history of sport in Scotland from medieval times until the early years of Victoria's reign. Illustrated. ; 287 pages View more info

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BRITISH IMPERIALISM : INNOVATION AND EXPANSION 1688-1914

By: Cain, P. J. & Hopkins, A. G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Longman: 1993

Seller ID: 65494

ISBN: 0582491754

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; corners of boards dented otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Tables & maps; +xvpp. ; 504 pages View more info

Image for OUT OF THE FRYING PAN INTO DER FUHRER : THE STORY OF THE CHANNEL ISLANDS' KITCHEN FRONT OF WORLD WAR TWO

OUT OF THE FRYING PAN INTO DER FUHRER : THE STORY OF THE CHANNEL ISLANDS' KITCHEN FRONT OF WORLD WAR TWO

By: Chalker, B.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Redcliffe Press Ltd.: 1989

Seller ID: 62820

ISBN: 0948265930

Condition: Good


Paperback; good in creased card covers. ; How the Islanders came to terms with hunger and how they created meals from the most amazing ingredients. Includes wartime recipes devised to combat starvation. ; 80 pages View more info

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INVADING AMERICA : THE ENGLISH ASSAULT ON THE NEW WORLD 1497-1630

By: Childs, David.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 58738

ISBN: 1848321457

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; Attempts to settle on the American coast; from Cabot's 'Matthew' in 1497 to Winthrop's fleet in 1630. The vessels and voyages, the ambitions of promoters, the conflict with the native Indians. ; 306 pages View more info

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THE GUN: THE AK-47 AND THE EVOLUTION OF WAR

By: Chivers, C. J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Allen Lane / Penguin Books: 2010

Seller ID: 64988

ISBN: 0713998377

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed (low quality paper) otherwise good in marked and creased dustjacket. ; The origins, inventon, distribution, and consequences of the widespread use of the AK-47. Illustrated. ; 481 pages View more info

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MARGRETE I REGENT OF THE NORTH : THE KALMAR UNION 600 YEARS

By: Christiansen, K. , Davidson, J. F. , Liebgott, N-K. , & Pedersen, A. M. L. (edited. )

Price: £40.00

Publisher: National Museum of Denmark: 1997

Seller ID: 65412

ISBN: 8789384520

Condition: Good


Paperback; corners of a few pages creased, otherwise good in lightly creased cards covers. English edition. ; Norway and Sweden circa 1319-1450. Illustrated with 100s of photographs in colour and black & white featuring artefacts including clothing, armour, horse furniture, footwear, household artefacts, tools, weapons, jewellery etc. ; 467 pages View more info

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WORKING LIFE OF WOMEN IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

By: Clark, Alice.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1982

Seller ID: 64699

ISBN: 0710090455

Condition: Good


Paperback; foxing and stain to edge of pages, otherwise good in creased and faded card covers. ; The life and work of women in Britain from all socio-economic groups in both town and country. Based on letters, memoirs and household account books. +xliiipp. ; 328 pages View more info

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BUGS AND THE VICTORIANS

By: Clark, J. F. M.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 2009

Seller ID: 65007

ISBN: 0300150911

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in scratched dustjacket. ; A history of entomology in the nineteenth century; and the impact of Victorian culture on the science of insects. Illustrated. ; 322 pages View more info

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THE ROYAL COLLECTION IN THE CASTLE MUSEUM, YORK

By: Clegg, Pat.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Castle Museum, York: 1977

Seller ID: 65593

Condition: Good


Booklet; very good in lightly creased card covers; old price sticker to rear cover. ; A illustrated guide to the Castle Museum, York collection of items of Royal clothing and accessories, from the 1600s to 1800s; including a few items reputed to have belonged to Oliver Cromwell. Illustrated with b/w photographs. ; 12 pages View more info

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VICTORY IN THE KITCHEN : WARTIME RECIPES

By: Clouting, Laura. (Introduction)

Price: £6.99

Publisher: IMW Imperial War Museum: 2019

Seller ID: 65685

ISBN: 1904897460

Condition: New


New hardback copies. ; A collection of Home Front recipes from the Second World War. Taken from the archives of IWM. From mock goose to sardine puffs, sweet potato pudding to eggless chocolate cake. Illustrated. ; 80 pages View more info

Image for EMIGRANTS IN CHAINS : A SOCIAL HISTORY OF FORCED EMIGRATION TO THE AMERICAS 1607-1776

EMIGRANTS IN CHAINS : A SOCIAL HISTORY OF FORCED EMIGRATION TO THE AMERICAS 1607-1776

By: Coldham, P. W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton: 1992

Seller ID: 59239

ISBN: 0750901845

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Tables. ; 188 pages View more info

Image for MEDIEVAL TOWN WALLS : AN ARCHEOLOGY AND SOCIAL HISTORY OF URBAN DEFENCE

MEDIEVAL TOWN WALLS : AN ARCHEOLOGY AND SOCIAL HISTORY OF URBAN DEFENCE

By: Creighton, O. & Higham, R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2005

Seller ID: 59262

ISBN: 0752414453

Condition: Good


Paperback; edge of pages yellowed (low quality paper) otherwise very good in card covers. ; Medieval town defences, mainly in England and Wales, focusing on the period from the Norman Conquest to the English Civil Wars. Emphasis on archaeology and topography but set within an historical framework. With gazetteer of surviving remains. Illustrated. ; 320 pages View more info

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APOLLO'S SWAN AND LYRE : FIVE HUNDRED YEARS OF THE MUSICIANS' COMPANY

By: Crewdson, R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Boydell Press: 2000

Seller ID: 20042

ISBN: 0851157661

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; A history of the Worshipful Company of Musicians. Illustrated. ; 310 pages View more info

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THE WORKHOUSE SYSTEM 1834-1929 : THE HISTORY OF AN ENGLISH SOCIAL INSTITUTION

By: Crowther, M. A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The University of Georgia Press: 1982

Seller ID: 65493

ISBN: 0820305944

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 305 pages View more info

Image for A TOUR THROUGH THE WHOLE ISLAND OF GREAT BRITAIN

A TOUR THROUGH THE WHOLE ISLAND OF GREAT BRITAIN

By: Defoe, Daniel. (Furbank, P. N. , Owens, W. R. , Coulson, A. J. Abridged & edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 64846

ISBN: 0300049803

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Abridged edition of the account first published in three volumes in 1724-26. This edition includes contemporary paintings, sketches and engravings of places he visited, activities, people and events. A useful source of early eighteenth century British social and economic history. ; 417 pages View more info

Image for THE WOMAN IN MY UNIFORM : WOMEN OF THE THIRD REICH IN THEIR HUSBANDS' UNIFORM

THE WOMAN IN MY UNIFORM : WOMEN OF THE THIRD REICH IN THEIR HUSBANDS' UNIFORM

By: Dipalma, M.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Schiffer: 2019

Seller ID: 64147

ISBN: 0764358634

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.99.; A collection of original wartime b/w photographs of women wearing men's military uniforms during the Second World War. The humourous portrayal of gender roles in the Third Reich, and a brief history of women in uniform as a photographic theme. ; 208 pages View more info

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THE EDINBURGH HISTORY OF SCOTLAND (4 VOLUME SET)

By: Donaldson, G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Mercat Press:

Seller ID: 45410

Condition: Good


Four Volume Paperback set . Vol 2 and 4 - dent to corners of pages, otherwise a good clean set that look unread. ; Vol 1: The Making of the Kingdom; Vol 2: The Later Middle Ages; Vol 3: James V-James VII; Vol 4: 1689 to the Present (c.1977). Reprints published 1996-1998. 705+695+470+449pp. View more info

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THE CIVIL WARS IN CHESHIRE

By: Dore, R. N.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cheshire Community Council: 1966

Seller ID: 64810

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Volume Eight of A History of Cheshire. Hardback; marks to endpapers and title page, otherwise good in torn, creased and tape-marked dustjacket. ; Illustrations & genealogical tables. View more info

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FASHION IN THE TIME OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

By: Downing, S. J.

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd.: 2014

Seller ID: 55013

ISBN: 074781354X

Condition: New


Shire Library No. 785. New paperback copies. ; An introduction to the fashions of the late sixteenth century. Illustrated. ; 72 pages View more info

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PROBLEMATICS OF MILITARY POWER: GOVERNMENT, DISCIPLINE AND THE SUBJECT OF VIOLENCE

By: Drake, M. S.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Frank Cass: 2002

Seller ID: 47549

ISBN: 0714652024

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in marked and creased dustjacket. ; The relations between the organization of violence (military power) and social and political order (government) from ancient Rome to early modern Europe. ; 335 pages View more info

Image for THE GUN TRADE OF BIRMINGHAM : A SHORT HISTORICAL NOTE OF SOME OF THE MORE INTERESTING FEATURES OF A LONG-ESTABLISHED LOCAL INDUSTRY

THE GUN TRADE OF BIRMINGHAM : A SHORT HISTORICAL NOTE OF SOME OF THE MORE INTERESTING FEATURES OF A LONG-ESTABLISHED LOCAL INDUSTRY

By: Dunham, K.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Department of Science and Industry: N.D.

Seller ID: 64967

Condition: Good


Booklet; very good in creased card covers. (No published date, assumed early 1950s. ) ; Illustrated. ; 44 pages View more info

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CORNISH EXPLOSIVES

By: Earl, B.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Trevithick Society: 1978

Seller ID: 60108

ISBN: 0904040135

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; ; The Cornish explosives industry from the 1800s to the 1970s. Illustrated. ; 317 pages View more info

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SALOONS OF THE OLD WEST

By: Erdoes, R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Gramercy Books: 1997

Seller ID: 63582

ISBN: 0517181738

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; A social history of the Western saloon from colonial times to Prohibition. Illustrated. ; 277 pages View more info

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SUNKEN NUCLEAR SUBMARINES : A THREAT TO THE ENVIROMENT?

By: Eriksen, V. O.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Norwegian University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 63596

ISBN: 8200210197

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in scratched and chipped dustjacket. ; An examination into some of the 200 known accidents involving nuclear submarines, and an assessment of the enviromental consequences. Illustrated. ; 176 pages View more info

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PLAIN ENGLISH : A WEALTH OF WORDS

By: Evans, Bryan.

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Anglo Saxon Books: 2012

Seller ID: 56596

ISBN: 1898281653

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Reprint. ; A brief introduction to the story of English. Majority of the book consists of two word lists. 10,000 plain English words, with definitions and alternatives; and a list of over 3000 commonly used words derived from Latin and other foreign languages, with true English equivalents. ; 322 pages View more info

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HITLER'S FORGOTTEN VICTIMS : THE HOLOCAUST AND THE DISABLED

By: Evans, Suzanne E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2007

Seller ID: 63998

ISBN: 0752441752

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; Hitler's murderous policies aimed at the disabled including tens of thousands of children murdered by their doctors. Illustrated. ; 190 pages View more info

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THE FETHERSTONS OF PACKWOOD IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

By: Farr, M. W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Dugdale Society: 1968

Seller ID: 34764

Condition: Very Good


Dugdale Society Occasional Papers Number 18. Booklet; very good in card covers. ; Text based on a lecture given to the Dugdale Society on the occasion of the annual meeting held at Packwood House on 22 October 1966. The Warwickshire family during the seventeenth century. ; 22 pages View more info

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SCOTTISH MEDIEVAL CHURCHES : ARCHITECTURE & FURNISHINGS

By: Fawcett, R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2004

Seller ID: 64480

ISBN: 0752425277

Condition: Very Good


Paperback; edge of pages a little yellowed otherwise very good in lightly creased card covers. Reprint. ; The planning and detailing of Scottish churches from 1120 to 1560. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. ; 384 pages View more info