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London: A Life in Maps

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by Whitfield, Peter
London: one of the great historic cities of Europe, cultural capital, centre of music and fashion, hub of politics and business, Olympic city, home and workplace of millions. The city's long history is palpable - we can still see the London of Dickens, Dr Johnson, Defoe, Wren and even Shakespeare. The very names St Paul's, Smithfield, Charing Cross, St James's link us with those past eras. Ever since its fo...
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The A-Z History of London

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by Parker, Philip
For the last century A-Z maps have been the trusted and reliable source of mapping for Londoners. As the face of London has changed so have the maps. 'History of Britain in Maps' author, Philip Parker, will outline these changes and reveal how the city has changed over the last one hundred years in this beautiful coffee table book.
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Lonely Planet's Ultimate United Kingdom Travelist

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by Lonely Planet
The top 500 experiences in the UK... ranked! What's the #1 experience in the United Kingdom? The British Museum? Giant's Causeway? Sailing the Isles of Scilly? Hull Pier Toilets? For the first time, the experts at Lonely Planet have ranked the top 500 unmissable experiences and hidden gems across Great Britain, Northern Ireland and the Channel Islands to create the ultimate UK travel hitlist. 'Ult...
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Atlas of Vanishing Places: The Lost Worlds As They Were And As They Are Today

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by Elborough, Travis
Shortlisted the 2020 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award's Dorling Kindersley Illustrated Travel Book of the Year Maps offer us a chance to see not just how our world looks today, but how it once looked. But what about the places that are no longer mapped? Cities forgotten under the dust of newly settled land? Rivers and seas whose changing shape has shifted the landscape around them...
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The Sky Atlas: The Greatest Maps, Myths and Discoveries of the Universe

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by Brooke-Hitching, Edward
Shortlisted the 2020 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award's Dorling Kindersley Illustrated Travel Book of the Year After the enormous international success of 'The Phantom Atlas' and 'The Golden Atlas', Edward Brooke-Hitching's stunning new book unveils some of the most beautiful maps and charts ever created during mankind's quest to map the skies above us. This richly illustrated tr...
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Atlas Obscura, 2nd Edition: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders

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by Foer, Joshua
Praised as the "bestest travel guide ever" (Mary Roach) and "a joy to read and reread" (Neil Gaiman), 'Atlas Obscura' is a phenomenon of travel books: "Odds are you won't get past three pages without being amazed" (San Francisco Chronicle). It rocketed to the top of bestseller lists and has over 626,000 copies in print since its publication in late 2016.
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Remarkable Road Trips

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by Salter, Colin
Shortlisted the 2020 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award's Photography Travel Book of the Year 'Remarkable Road Trips' collects over 50 of the most spectacular, dangerous, and thoroughly memorable road trips from around the world. Entries range from the shortest - the Guoilang Tunnel hewn into the side of a cliff face in China, to the longest, the Dempster Highway in desolate stretch...
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The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse

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by Mackesy, Charlie
A book of hope for uncertain times. The conversations between the four characters in this book - the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse - have been shared thousands of times online, recreated in school art classes, turned into tattoos, they inspire parents and grandparents, comfort children, cheer people who feel lonely, are grieving, need courage, or a reminder that they are not alone and to keep goin...
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A Cloud a Day

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by Pretor-Pinney, Gavin
The new book from the author of the bestselling 'The Cloudspotter's Guide'. Passionate cloud spotter and bestselling author Gavin Pretor-Pinney gives you a cloud a day in his new book, published together with the Cloud Appreciation Society.
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Londonist Mapped

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by Lucie Conoley
Winner of the Destinations Show Photography & Illustrated Travel Book of the Year at the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards 2018
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Paddington Pop-Up London: Movie tie-in: Collector's Edition

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by PADDINGTON POP-
Discover Paddington's London in this spectacular gift book with 6 pop-up scenes - as featured in the new movie! Join Paddington - the bear from Darkest Peru - as he leads his adored Aunt Lucy on an imaginary journey through the streets of London. Six stunning illustrated pop-up scenes from the forthcoming movie have been lovingly recreated in this spectacular gift book. Enter a stylish paper-engineered w...
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The Times Golden Years of Rail Travel

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by Holland, Julian
Celebrate the heyday of passenger rail travel around Britain with this beautiful Times railway book. The perfect gift for any railway enthusiasts this Christmas.
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

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by Carroll, Lewis
Lewis Carroll s beloved classic stories are reimagined in this deluxe illustrated gift edition from the award-winning design studio behind the graphics for the Harry Potter film franchise, MinaLima designed with stunning full colour artwork and several interactive features.
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Charles Booth's London Poverty Maps

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by Morgan, Mary S.
Charles Booth's landmark survey of life in late-19th-century London, published for the first time in one volume. In the late 19th century, Charles Booth's landmark social and economic survey found that 35% of Londoners were living in abject poverty. Between 1886 and 1903, Booth's team of social investigators interviewed Londoners from all walks of life, recording their comments, together with their own ...
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Where The Animals Go: Tracking Wildlife with Technology in 50 Maps and Graphics

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by Cheshire, James
'Turn the pages to revel in the techno-tracking that is revealing the secrets of animal lives. This is science at its best, the art of understanding truth and beauty' Chris Packham
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The Sea Journal: Seafarers' Sketchbooks

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by Lewis-Jones, Huw
The sea has been an endless source of fascination, at once both alluring and mysterious, a place of wonder and terror. The Sea Journal contains first-hand records by a great range of travellers of their encounters with strange creatures and new lands, full of dangers and delights, pleasures and perils. In this remarkable gathering of private journals, log books, letters and diaries, we follow the voyage...
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Seven Worlds One Planet: Natural Wonders From Every Continent

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by Keeling, Jonny
Welcome home. A place 200 million years in the making. Long ago, our planet had only one gigantic land mass. Then something monumental happened. That supercontinent ruptured and seven different worlds were born. Each of those worlds - or continents - evolved, and continues to evolve, its own way of life. From the jungle of the Congo or the majestic Himalayas to the densely populated wilds of Europe o...
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Black Sea: Dispatches and Recipes - Through Darkness and Light

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by Eden, Caroline
Winner of the 2019 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award's Travel Food & Drink Book of the Year 'The next best thing to actually travelling with Caroline Eden - a warm, erudite and greedy guide - is to read her. This is my kind of book.' Diana Henry 'A wonderfully inspiring book about a magical part of the world' Viv Groskop, author of The Anna Karenina Fix 'Part travelogue, part re...
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Winter: Warm recipes for cold nights

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by Franc, Louise
When the temperature cools down and the nights become longer, we tend to crave our favourite comfort foods - slow-cooked meats, rich chowders and stews, hearty roasts and fragrant curries. This is the time of year when we skip the salads and the art of winter cooking comes into its own. Winter, the cookbook, is a stunning collection of innovative cold-weather recipes perfect for this time of year.
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Image and Exploration: Early Travel Photography from 1850 to 1914

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by Loiseaux, Olivier
In the second half of the 19th century, unprecedented advances in technology resulted in the collision of travel and photography. Explorers were able to document their journeys, hauling enormous amounts of equipment over arduous terrain. The results were breathtaking. This collection of photographs takes readers on a historic global tour that includes five continents and offers a visible record of worlds lo...
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