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The Dressmaking Technique Bible: A Complete Guide to Fashion Sewing Techniques

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by Knight, Lorna
Calling all dressmakers! This is a fully updated version of the best selling The Dressmaker's Technique Bible, complete with an all-new fabric guide to choosing the right fabric for the right garment. Dressmaking is having a renaissance, driven by hugely successful programmes such as the Great British Sewing Bee and Project Runway. This dressmaking handbook offers all the guidance you need to create beautif...
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100 Greatest Walks in Britain

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by "Country Walking" Magazine
100 Greatest Walks in Britain is a filofax style guide produced on waterproof, tear-resistant paper. Double sided walk route sheets have been designed to be removed from the complete file and used as note cards in the field.
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Skye

Paperback
by NORMAN NEWTON
The essential guide for the discerning tourist and island devotee, Skye describes everything the visitor needs to know about the islands' heritage, landscape, climate, flora and fauna. Contains fascinating information about all the key places of interest, from areas of outstanding beauty such as heather covered hills, to the ancient capital steeped in history. Illustrated with over 100 superb colour photogr...
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Lewis & Harris

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by Thompson Francis
About this series: Ideal companions for any visitor to Scotland's islands. Each guide includes a number of regional chapters that clearly explain the history and draw the reader's attention to the sights in the area. Excellent use of colour photography means these are ideal souvenirs as well as practical guides. The names and addresses of places mentioned in the text are listed in an appendix along with con...
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The MET Office Book of the British Weather

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by The Met Office
The Met Office Book of the British Weather is a unique and entertaining guide to what to “expect”, for want of a better word, from the British weather across the country, as well as a preview of how the nation’s climate is likely to change.
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101 Schooling Exercises: For Horse and Rider

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by Bell, Jaki
Schooling your horse is fundamental to any equestrian activity, so getting it right is essential to you and your horse's progression. 101 Schooling Exercises enables you to plan the exercises you want to ride according to you and your horse's level of ability. Whether you want to increase your horse's balance, general impulsion or practice more advance lateral work the easy-to-follow exercises explain every...
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Fifty Famous British Locomotives: The Story of the Stars of the Steam and Early Diesel Age

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by Herring, Peter
This is a nostalgic guide to fifty of the most famous locomotives of the steam train and early diesel age, including the people, power and popularity that made them famous. It is packed with thrilling photographs of the locomotives at full steam, as well as colour photos taken after their restoration - many of which are unique to this book. It is complete with details of the engineering works that brought t...
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Uists & Barra

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by Thompson Francis
The essential guide for the discerning tourist and island devotee, "Uists & Barra" describes everything the visitor needs to know about the islands' heritage, landscape, climate, flora and fauna. It contains fascinating information about all the key places of interest, from the stunning, rugged beaches, to the ancient buildings and ruins steeped in history. It is illustrated with over 100 superb colour ...
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Cloud Book: How to Understand the Skies

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by Richard Hamblyn
Clouds have been the object of fascination throughout history, their fleeting magnificence and endless variability providing food for thought for scientists and daydreamers alike. Clouds may have many individual shapes, but there are a few basic forms. In this definitive guide to the clouds and the skies, Richard Hamblyn introduces you to all the different cloud species. The Cloud Book will enable you to id...
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Complete Guide to Climbing and Mountaineering

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by Hill Pete
This is a comprehensive, full-colour manual providing a complete reference for climbers of every level and discipline. It covers all the skills, safety issues and equipment necessary for the key climbing disciplines: mountains, bouldering and climbing walls, summer climbing, winter climbing, big wall and expedition climbing. This exciting book is extensively illustrated throughout, with practical diagrams a...
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Magic of the Scottish Islands

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by Marsh, Terry
Around the coast of Scotland there are hundreds of islands from bare, rugged skerries to lush dominions of history and deep-rooted culture. Explore the islands with the help of Terry Marsh's informative text and Jon Spark's stunning photographs.This title portrays the main island groups in all their moods, and focuses on what it is that gives these islands such magical and lasting appeal. It is a glorious c...
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Earthcam

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by Hope, Terry
For the past 40 years, satellites have been sent into space to look back at our amazing planet with ever more sophisticated imaging technology. Earthcam presents an amazing collection of these images, allowing us to view our planet from an extraordinarily revealing perspective.From the ice caps to deserts, cities and landmarks to volcanoes and forest fires, Earthcam brings together the most spectacular imag...
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The Joys of Walking

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by V.V.A.A.
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Exploring Scottish Hill Tracks- Guide for Walkers & Mount. Bikers

Paperback
by Ralph Storer
In Scotland there has existed for centuries a complex network of old drove roads, ancient military roads, Pictish roads, coffin roads, whisky roads and stalking paths that cover vast tracts of wild land. Some of these ancient routes are now cart-tracks and some are paths, while others have disappeared from the map altogether and can be traced only by detective work on the ground. Their exploration offers so...
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Spacecam

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by Terry Hope
Photographs of space have always been fascinating and extraordinary and never more so than now that space telescopes such as Hubble are bringing us strange and beautiful images of unimaginably distant regions of the universe, even almost to the beginning of time. Spacecam celebrates the unique perspective of cameras freed from the confines of the earth; looking back at our own colourful planet and the patte...
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Branch Line Britain: A Nostalgic Journey Celebrating a Golden Age

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by Atterbury, Paul
This book offers a fascinating insight into the golden age of rail travel for everyone with fond memories of this often ignored aspect of British history. It includes existing, preserved and lost branch lines - 62 in total - from the far north of Scotland to Cornwall. It contains 22 special feature spreads on related topics including on holiday, toy trains and working on the railway.
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Isle of Arran

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by McLellan, Robert
The essential guide for the discerning tourist and island devotee, "Arran" describes everything the visitor needs to know about the islands' heritage, landscape, climate, flora and fauna. It contains fascinating information about all the key places of interest, from the popular Whiting Bay, to the ancient churches and ruins steeped in history. It is illustrated with over 100 superb colour photographs showin...
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Mull and Iona

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by Peter MCNAB
The essential guide for the discerning tourist and island devotee, "Mull & Iona" describes everything the visitor needs to know about the islands' heritage, landscape, climate, flora and fauna. It contains fascinating information about all the key places of interest, from the magnificent Torosay Castle, to nearby Iona and Saint Columba. It is illustrated with over 100 superb colour photographs showing e...
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Hubble - The Mirror on the Universe

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by Robin Kerrod
High above the Earth's hazy atmosphere, the Hubble Space Telescope has literally opened up a new window on the Universe and is returning images and data that are amazing and astounding astronomers. Hubble: The Mirror on the Universe presents astounding pictures straight from the telescope, giving readers an exciting and unique view of the universe and revealing how Hubble keeps a watchful eye on our local s...
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Mountain Skills Training Handbook

Hardback
by Pete Hill
This is a complete guide to all aspects of climbing and mountaineering across the seasons for both instructors and amateur climbers alike. Extensively revised and updated with the latest safety guidance, techniques and equipment designs. Practical instruction and clear diagrams and photographs cover all of the techniques, equipment and skills for safe and enjoyable climbing all year round. The book is writt...
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