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The Boy In A Trenchcoat
- Paperback - MacDonald Media
This autobiography tells a heart-warming story taking in the streets of post-war England and the hills and glens of Scotland. Frank Hurley tells of the hell of living in homeless hostels in the sprawling London Borough of Croydon and the unbridled happiness of running free in Highland hills and catching trout in burns and lochs.
Britain, Ireland And The Second World War
- Hardback - Edinburgh University Press
Drawing upon both published and unpublished sources, this book illustrates the war's impact on people on both sides of the Irish border and shows how it failed to resolve sectarian problems in Northern Ireland while raising higher the barriers of misunderstanding between it and the Irish state across its border.
The Bloody Covenant: Crown And Kirk In Conflict
- Hardback - History
'The Bloody Covenant' tells the story of the century and a half after the Reformation, a period of discrimination, violence and destruction, until the final settlement of the Church of Scotland in the late 17th century.
Bannockburn 1314: A New History
- Paperback - History
A history of the most celebrated battle between Scotland and England in which Robert the Bruce defeated the forces of Edward II.
Burntisland: A Social History
- Paperback - Burntisland Heritage Trust
This is the story of the people of Burntisland from 1700 to the present day.
Cardiff Vs Swansea And Swansea Vs Cardiff
- Paperback - Black & White
The rivalry between Cardiff and Swansea is one of the fiercest there is anywhere. Each city has its own point of view about the other and over the years their citizens have developed a fine line in humour. This is a hilarious collection of jokes, anecdotes, banter and diatribes as each city tries to outdo the other.
The Book Of Banff: Royal And Ancient Burgh
- Hardback - Halsgrove
The royal burgh of Banff has a rich and varied history dating back hundreds of years. 'The Book of Banff' is a reflection of times past and a celebration of the sense of belonging that exists in the community.
The Barlinnie Story: Riots, Death, Retribution And Redemption In Scotland's Infamous Prison
- Paperback - Black & White
Barlinnie is one of the most notorious prisons in the world and for a hundred years it has held Glasgow's toughest and most violent men, swept up from the city streets. This title reveals the riots, death, retribution and redemption in Scotland's infamous prison.
Broonland: The Last Days Of Gordon Brown
- Paperback - Verso
In a scathing indictment of New Labour, MSP Christopher Harvie takes us on a tour of Britain over the last decade. He describes a growing disparity between rich and poor, how a deregulated, casino economy veered wildly out of control, and how Britain's public utilities and industries were sold off to the highest bidder.
Buy Sheep, Sell Deer
- Paperback - Booklist
'Buy Sheep, Sell Deer' is written from the perspective of Michael Meighan, a Glaswegian who has spent 25 years living and travelling in the Highlands.