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All Growed Up: What Breadboy did at University
'It's Belfast, 1982, and a seventeen-year-old boy wearing Hai Karate aftershave has an appointment with destiny. He is a real man now, so he is, and shaving twice a week. To follow...
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Bluebird Years,The
Fully revised edition of the best-selling classic book that documented Donald Campbell's attempts to raise the world water-speed record in his 'Bluebird' jet-propelled boat to...
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Breadboy: Teenage Kicks and Tatey Bread
It s Belfast, 1977. The King is dead and a 14-year-old boy wearing Denim aftershave has just been appointed breadboy in the last Ormo Mini-Shop in the world, delivering bread to...
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Colonel Paddy. the Man Who Dared
The classic story of Robert Blair Mayne, late commanding officer of the first Special Air Service Regiment, and legend in his own lifetime. This, the original biography of Lieutenant...
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Human Love Story: Journeys to the Heart
Setting off with just a small bag and a walking stick, Matt Hopwood determined to walk many hundreds of miles across the length and bredth of the country. He relied entirely on...
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Islander: A Journey Around Our Archipelago
The British Isles are an Archipelago made up of two large islands and some 6289 smaller ones. While some islands, such as the Isle of Man, are almost miniature nations with their...
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It Was Fun While It Lasted
A lively, at time hilarious, first-hand account of a lighthouse keeper's life in the last traditional years before the introduction of helicopter reliefs and automation.Arthur...
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John De Courcy Prince Of Ulster
John de Courcy personified the classic image of the Anglo-Norman Knight. This tall, fair man with a strong physique and bold temperament led his men from the front and skilfully...
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Little House on the Peace Line
In 1985, I went to live on the other side of the peace line. Everyone said my head was cut. It was the summer of Live Aid and Bob Geldof pledged to save Africa from hunger. My...
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Man of Iron: Thomas Telford
Thomas Telford's name is familiar; his story less so. Born in 1757 in the Scottish Borders, his father died in his infancy, plunging the family into poverty. Telford's life soared...
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My Family & Other Animals
Ten-year-old Gerald doesn't know why his older brothers and sisters complain so much. With snakes in the bath and scorpions on the lunch table, the family home on the Greek island...
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Old Ways: Journey on Foot
Following the tracks, holloways, drove-roads and sea paths that form part of a vast ancient network of routes criss-crossing the British Isles and beyond, Robert Macfarlane discovers...
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Polar Mariner: Beyond Limits in Antarctica
Captain Woodfield made 20 seasonal voyages to the Antarctic on three research ships between 1955 and 1974. Starting as a Junior Deck Officer he worked for The Falkland Islands...
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Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother: Official Biography
Written with complete access to the Queen Mothers personal letters and diaries, William Shawcross's riveting biography is the truly definitive account of this remarkable woman...
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Road Home: American Journey in Search of Inverness
Mike Edwards journeys across America to each of the five settlements which bear the name 'Inverness' in this reflection and comparison of both America and Scotland. In this entertaining...
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Victoria
Using unrestricted access to material from the Royal Archives, including previously unpublished passages from Queen Victoria's celebrated journals, Elizabeth Longford's classic...
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Wild Places, The
The Wild Places' is both an intellectual and a physical journey, and Macfarlane travels in time as well as space. Guided by monks, questers, scientists, philosophers, poets and...
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Young Elizabeth
We can hardly imagine a Britain without Elizabeth II on the throne. It seems to be the job she was born for. And yet for much of her early life the young princess did not know...
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