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paperback. Cooper's new edition of Memorials of Cambridge, extensively updated from John Le Keux's 1841 work, was published in 1860. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Cambridge. Num Pages: 1598 pages, 290 b/w illus. 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAC; AMGD; WQH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 244 x 170 x 80. Weight in Grams: 2700.
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
1598
Condition
New
Format
Paperback
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781108043977
ISBN
9781108043977
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 155.62

Paperback. Celebrates the fishing industry and outlines its role in the cultural and economic development of the country. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBR; KNAF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172. . Clean copy with some shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAC0003614
ISBN
9781845889449
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Hardcover. Clean copy in dustwrapper with some shelf wear. Some nicks, tears and edgewear to DW
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1972
Publisher
David & Charles
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KAC0003723
ISBN
9780715354254
Hardback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 5.70

Paperback. A guided tour of the historic town of Dorchester, showing how the areas you know and love have transformed over the centuries. Series: History Tour. Num Pages: 96 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 126 x 167 x 10. Weight in Grams: 148.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445654409
ISBN
9781445654409
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.94

Paperback. Series: Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books. Num Pages: 344 pages, 41 black & white illustrations, 5 maps, 41 illus., 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1KBBW; AMVD; HBJK; RNK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 145 x 220 x 23. Weight in Grams: 456.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
University of Washington Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780295995632
ISBN
9780295995632
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 31.10

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages, 28 black & white illustrations, 17 maps, 1 recorded music items, 28 illus., 17 maps, 1 ch. BIC Classification: HBJK; WQH; WSZC; WT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 141 x 24. Weight in Grams: 374.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
University of Washington Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780295996684
ISBN
9780295996684
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.71

Paperback. A document of Depression-era Los Angeles, that illuminates a pivotal moment in L A's history, when writers like Raymond Chandler, Nathanael West, and F Scott Fitzgerald were creating the images and associations - and the mystique - for which the City of Angels is still known. Num Pages: 504 pages, 111 b/w photographs, 7 maps. BIC Classification: 1KBBWF; 3JJG; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 208 x 138 x 36. Weight in Grams: 654.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
504
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520268838
ISBN
9780520268838
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 24.27

Paperback. Rome is not one city but many, each with its own history unfolding from a different centre. Beginning with the very shaping of the ground on which Rome first rose, this book conjures various cities, taking the reader through time and space to the shifting realities - architectural, historical, political and social - that constitute Rome. Series: From the Ground Up. Num Pages: 368 pages, 100 color illustrations, 30 halftones, 10 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 147 x 18. Weight in Grams: 658.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674022638
ISBN
9780674022638
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 29.26

Paperback. Protected in a tidal estuary from barbarian invaders and Byzantine overlords, the fishermen, salt gatherers and traders who settled in Venice crafted an amphibious way of life. This work recreates this world-turned-upside-down, with its waterways rather than roads, its boats tethered alongside dwellings, and its livelihood harvested from the sea. Series: From the Ground Up. Num Pages: 384 pages, 110 color illustrations, 25 halftones, 10 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 149 x 24. Weight in Grams: 684.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674027527
ISBN
9780674027527
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 34.48

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, 17. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 230 x 18. Weight in Grams: 444.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801495854
ISBN
9780801495854
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 34.57

Hardcover. Rarely seen photographs from the Baltimore Sun, the News-American, and the Afro-American bring to life the rich, personal anecdotes of wartime Baltimoreans and transport readers back to an indelible era of Baltimore history. Num Pages: 176 pages, 129, 129 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBFM; 3JJH; HBJK; HBLW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 259 x 223 x 17. Weight in Grams: 732.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801899836
ISBN
9780801899836
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 32.36

Paperback. Series: The Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage Book Series. Num Pages: 336 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBJK; KNGS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 458.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
University of Minnesota Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816641772
ISBN
9780816641772
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 19.40

Paperback. A Personal History of the Britten-Pears School. 224 pages, 120, 120 black and white. An insider's perspective on forty years of the Britten-Pears School, generously illustrated and with quotations from the eminent staff and their students - many of whom are now internationally famous. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: JNL; WQH. Dimension: 239 x 168 x 15. Weight: 642.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Bittern Press
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780957167209
ISBN
9780957167209
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.22

Paperback. His work is a rare instance of original research told in an engaging and compelling voice. Num Pages: 432 pages, 31, 31 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBFC; HBJK; JFC; JHB; WQH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 151 x 229 x 26. Weight in Grams: 564.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press United States
Number of pages
432
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421405940
ISBN
9781421405940
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 23.78

Hardback. Lavishly illustrated with more than four hundred photographs, most in color, Leading the Way provides all those interested in the story of Johns Hopkins Medicine-even just the advances in medicine itself over the past twenty years-a lively and riveting account of how Hopkins remains in the forefront of medical education, research, and patient care. Num Pages: 416 pages, 430, 155 black & white halftones, 275 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBFM; MBX; PDX; WQH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 307 x 234 x 41. Weight in Grams: 2396.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421406572
ISBN
9781421406572
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 88.17

Paperback. Visitors to the C&O Canal who are interested in exploring natural wonders while tracing the routes of pioneers and engineers-not to mention the path of George Washington, who explored the Potomac route to the West as a young man and later laid out the first canals to make the river navigable-will find this guide indispensable. Num Pages: 416 pages, 96, 58 black & white halftones, 10 black & white line drawings, 28 maps. BIC Classification: 1KBBFC; 1KBBFM; WGGN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 165 x 27. Weight in Grams: 568.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Edition
second edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421415055
ISBN
9781421415055
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 23.78

Hardback. Extensively updated, this edition includes a new chapter on Chesapeake libations, which features Shields's closely held recipe for his notorious Dirty Gertie, an authentic Chesapeake-style Bloody Mary. Num Pages: 360 pages, 56, 56 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBE; WBN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 264 x 184 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1022.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421418162
ISBN
9781421418162
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 32.29

Paperback. And a city struggles through racial convulsions, remembered by those such as John Steadman and Father Constantine Sitaris. Num Pages: 368 pages, 25, 25 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBFM; HBTB; JFSL1; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 153 x 27. Weight in Grams: 524.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421418452
ISBN
9781421418452
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 29.81

Paperback. Num Pages: 60 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BGBA; HBTB; KNTJ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 142 x 6. Weight in Grams: 120.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
The Alpha Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
60
Condition
New
SKU
V9781898595205
ISBN
9781898595205
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.09
€ 62.71

Hardcover. Castle Cary is a relatively unspoilt town deep in the Somerset countryside, its narrow streets rich in late 18th and 19th-century buildings of high quality. Its famous industry, horsehair weaving, still flourishes. This book explores its history from the original castle and its lords to its rebirth as an industrial town. Editor(s): Siraut, M. C. Series: Victoria County History. Num Pages: 256 pages, 78, 60 black and white, 18 line drawing. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 314 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1256.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Boydell & Brewer Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904356356
ISBN
9781904356356
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 113.37

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
BOYE6 United Kingdom
Edition
1st
Number of pages
263
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904356370
ISBN
9781904356370
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 113.37

Paperback. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Tir Eolas
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KJE0002969
ISBN
9781873821008
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Paperback. Good clean copy showing some age and light shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Publisher
Royal Irish Academy
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KMK0015074
ISBN
9780901714619
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.99

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
The Dublin Civic Trust
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KMK0015122
ISBN
9780953689927
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.99

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