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    Arran and other Islands of the Clyde Archipelago

    By DAVID C. & S. ALISON KILPATRICK

    Paperback £10.00

    This guide gives an overview of the non-industrial Clyde, an area of outstanding natural beauty and exceptional wildlife. Nine islands are found in this archipelago, of which Arran, Bute and Great Cumbrae are readily accessible to the public. Here a historical background is followed by a brief description of the...

    London Master Atlas

    By Geographers' A-Z Map Company

    Paperback £11.43

    End of the Pier

    By Tony Gareth Smith

    Paperback £9.99

    The year is 1973 and changes are afoot in Great Yarmouth and Brokencliff-on-Sea as the New Year comes in with bang! Return to a simpler time when family holidays at the seaside were still fun and electronic devices had never been heard of. The only sound that was heard was...

    Cleveland Way

    By Ian Sampson

    Paperback £11.45

    The Cleveland Way winds for over a hundred miles around the North York Moors National Park, from the ancient moorland town of Helmsley to finish on the seafront at Filey.

    Letters from Iceland

    By Louis MacNeice

    Paperback £11.45

    In the summer of 1936, W H Auden and Louis MacNeice visited Iceland on commission to write a travel book, but found themselves capturing concerns on a scale that were far more international. This is a collaboration in poetry and prose, reportage and correspondence, published in 1937 with the Spanish...

    Persia and the Persian Question 2 Volume Set Persia and the

    By George Nathaniel Curzon

    Paperback £36.98

    Later viceroy of India, George Curzon 1859-1925 published this highly regarded two-volume work on Persia in 1892, following his travels in the country. Convinced of the political importance of this region as a buffer against Russian influence, Curzon gives an overview of Persian history, society, geography and politics.

    Great Glen Way Map Booklet

    Paperback Save £0.72 = £7.23

    Map of the 79 mile 124km Great Glen Way one of Scotland's Great Trails, between Fort William and Inverness. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guidebook to the trail, and shows the full route on Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 maps. The route typically takes a week to walk, and is...

    Walks Western Isles

    By Luke Williams

    Paperback £2.95

    Half an Hour from Paris

    By Annabel Simms

    Paperback £10.25

    Following the format of the small classic An Hour from Paris, and written with the same delight in the little-known treasures of the Ile de France, comes Annabel Simms' latest guidebook, Half an Hour from Paris. Simms presents ten new destinations half an hour from Paris by train.

    Historic New England

    By David Lyon

    Paperback £11.43

    National Historic Landmarks are touchstones of our collective past that still resonate with our present. The six New England states have nearly 400 such places. However, important doesn't always translate into interesting ans so we have Historic New England: A Tour of the Region's Top 100 National Historic Landmarks--those with...

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