History & Archaeology
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- The Yellow On The Broom: The Early Days Of A Traveller Woman
- Paperback - Birlinn
Betsy Whyte was born into a family of travellers who roamed the Scottish countryside between the wars. This vivid description of a childhood on the road amidst a misunderstood people is a rich evocation of a vanishing world.
- A Year In The Life Of Glencoe
- Paperback - Frances Lincoln
Glencoe is shaped by ancient volcanoes and Ice Age glaciers; on the slopes, the red stag stamps his authority across the purple heather, and the golden eagle rules the air; down below are farms and little communities. In this stunning photographic essay, Birkett captures the heartbeat of the Highlands of Scotland.
- Yorkshire's Last Days Of Colliery Steam
- Paperback - Stenlake
This book remembers Yorkshire mining in its heyday before strikes and eventual destruction, and recalls an aspect of the industry that is all but forgotten today. Featuring fifty-nine photographs, a full history of steam in the county's mining industry and technical information.
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