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Image for Sources in History: Britain: 1750-1900

Sources in History: Britain: 1750-1900

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, The British Library Publishing Division: 1999

Seller ID: 063578

ISBN: 0712346120

Condition: Very Good


Contains One CD-ROM disc in jewel case and 48-page teacher's handbook with worksheets. KS 3 study unit Britain 1750-1900. The presentation box is sunned to edges, but CD & handbook appear new and unused. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Swanage Railway Stock Book

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dorset, Southern Steam Trust: 1981

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 047796

Condition: Very Good


Third edition of this book written to complement the present range of exhibits of the Swanage Railway. 32 page stapled booklet illustrated with b/w photographs. A very good clean copy. View more info

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English Romansque Art 1066-1200 Exhibition Guide

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Arts Council of Great Britain: 1984

Seller ID: 052461

Condition: Very Good


The guide for the exhibition held at the Hayward Gallery, London 5 April-8 July 1984. 24 pages illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. View more info

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Transactions of the Royal Historical Society: Volume 18: Sixth Series: v. 18

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055736

ISBN: 052142965X

Condition: Very Good


Contents include: Britain and Globalisation since 1850: III. Creating the World of Bretton Woods, 1939-1958; High and Low: Ties of Dependence in the Frankish Kingdom; Text, Visualisation and Politics: London, 1150-1250; Centre and Periphery in the European Book World; A Tale of Two Episcopal Surveys: The Strange Fates of Edmund Grindal and Cuthbert Mayne Revisited etc. A very good clean hardback. 279 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Round the Coast An Album of Pictures from Photographs of the Chief Seaside Places of Interest in Great Britain and Ireland

By: N/A

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1895

Seller ID: 064990

Condition: Good


Great selection of photographs of Britain's seaside resorts in their heyday. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt lettering and black & gilt decoration. Cloth is worn/torn to spine ends and corners. Hinges have been reinforced with linen binder's tape. One page has small tear to bottom margin (no text affected). Generally a good clean copy of this interesting book - which now serves as a nostalgic look at the seaside resorts of yesteryear. 284 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Heinemann Advanced History : British Imperial & Foreign Policy 1846-1980

By: Aldred, John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 2004

Seller ID: 063094

ISBN: 0435327534

Condition: Very Good


Written to help students studying the rise and fall of Britain's imperial power, and the policies adopted during this period. Very good clean large format paperback. 188 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Natural Gas, Basic Science and Technology

By: Alec Melvin

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, IOP Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063883

ISBN: 0852744781

Condition: Very Good


Covers the sources and origins of natural gas; the physics of seismic exploration; the thermodynamics of gas and liquid systems; the development of instrumentation for measurement of high pressure flows and of calorific value; and the physics and chemistry of combustion processes relevant to utilization of natural gas. Very good clean hardback in jacket which shows signs of light shelfwear. 221 pages including index. Illustrated with charts and diagrams. British Gas stamp on front endpaper. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Britain in the World Economy since 1880

By: Alford, Bernard W. E.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London & New York, Longman: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062893

ISBN: 0582486769

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Social and Economic History of England Series edited by Asa Briggs. Reviews the changing role, and diminishing influence, of Britain within the international economy across the century that saw the apogee and loss of Britain's empire, and her transformation from globe-straddling superpower to off-shore and indecisive member of the European Community. View more info

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Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road?

By: Angell, Norman

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Noel Douglas: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055475

Condition: Good


Looks at the relevance of the Russian Revolution on the strike torn Britain of the 1920s. A good clean hardback which has fading to spine and boards. 190 pages. No jacket. View more info

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The Beds. & Hunts. Farmer August 1947 Vol 1 No. 1

By: Anon

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Luton, Bedfordshire, GIbbs, Bamforth & Co: 1947

Seller ID: 006864

Condition: Near Fine


The first edition of the Official Journal of the Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire County Branch of the National Farmers' Union. 28pp. A small brochure being a collection of articles, adverts and features relevant to the 1940's farmer. One of the articles poses the question whether the farming industry could see Britain through another emergency without proper investment from the Government. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Our Christian Heritage

By: Anon

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Basingstoke, Marshall Morgan & Scott: 1984

Edition: Souvenir Edition

Seller ID: 014823

ISBN: 0551011319

Condition: Very Good


64pp. A clean, bright, uncreased copy which tells the stirring story of men and women of faith who have through the centuries profoundly influenced our history. Illustrated in colour & b&w. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The People's Century Britain, Europe and the World in the 20th Century

The People's Century Britain, Europe and the World in the 20th Century

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Collins Educational: 1994

Seller ID: 020047

ISBN: 000327005X

Condition: Very Good


Presentation pack contains CD-ROM and user guide. A multi-media pictorial history. View more info

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Chatsworth

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Derby, Derbyshire, Derbyshire Countryside: 1982

Seller ID: 021948

ISBN: 0851000789

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy. Illustrated throughout in colour & b&w. 36 pages. A guide and history to the house and gardens of the Derbyshire stately home which is the home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. View more info

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Roman Britain

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, BBC:

Seller ID: 022515

Condition: Very Good


A BBC pamphlet written to accompany a series of discussions on the Home Service. Undated but circa 1950's. Two small marks to front cover and small tear to fore edge of rear cover. Internally immaculate. 30 pages. View more info

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Scenes and Sights in Town and Country

By: Anon

Price: £20.50

Publisher: London, Knapp, James B.:

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 024769

Condition: Good


Being descriptive views of some of the most picturesque places, buildings etc in the United Kingdom. Slight hinge opening to middle. Some bumping/wear to boards and spine which has darkened. No date (circa late 1800's ?) Illustrated throughout - 144 pages. View more info

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Barnett's Official Street Plan of Enfield

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Chadwell Heath, Essex, Barnett Publishers & Cartographers:

Seller ID: 044137

Condition: Very Good


Undated but circa 1960's - Street plan of Enfield, Southgate, Edmonton, Palmers Green & Winchmore Hill. Numerous contemporary local adverts. Original price Three Shillings. A very good clean copy of this map. View more info

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Warbirds Worldwide: No 8

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1999

Seller ID: 065170

ISBN: 1870601076

Condition: As New


Contents include:- Flying Alberta Blue; Worldwide Aircraft Recovery; Tempests; Charles Church (Spitfires) Limited; Warbirds of Great Britain - the Future; Mustang Summer; Venom Rebuild etc. As new 47-page magazine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Warbirds Worldwide Number Five

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 065167

ISBN: 1870601041

Condition: As New


Contents include:- Scandinavian Historic Flight Invader; The Battle of Britain - the Movie; Bombertown USA; The Military Austers; The Old Flying Machine Company; The Wonderful Wirraway; Blenheim Update etc. As new 47-page magazine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Haughey: His Life and Unlucky Deeds

By: Arnold, Bruce

Price: £16.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1993

Seller ID: 056772

ISBN: 0002552124

Condition: Very Good


Comprehensive biography of the man and his era, includes a detailed history of the country and its leading politicians. 308 pages including index. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Appears unread. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Recent Historians of Great Britain: Essays on the Post-1945 Generation

By: Arnstein, Walter L. (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Iowa State Press: 1990

Seller ID: 061077

ISBN: 0813805929

Condition: Very Good


Collection of essays which examines the life and works of eight leading scholars of the golden age of British historians :- Geoffrey Elton, Joel Hurstfield, Christopher Hill, Lawrence Stone, John Harold Plumb, Edward P. Thompson, Norman Gash, and Francis Lyons. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 207 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info