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Witchcraft and the Black Art

Product no.: 978-1-78155-010-6

Witchcraft and the Black Art is a soundly-based, well-researched introduction to the whole subject, from the earliest times in ancient history up to the eighteenth century.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 176 pages • 30 b/w illustrations

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The Autobiography of a Cad

Product no.: 978-1-78155-017-5

How to be an arch-rotter and get away with it!

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 224 pages

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British Independent Bus Companies Since the 1970s

Product no.: 978-1-78155-063-2

 

Lavishly illustrated in full colour this is the story of the Independent British Bus Companies since the 1970s.

235 x 165 mm • paperback • 96 pages • full colour throughout

 

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Flight from a Lady

Product no.: 978-1-78155-020-5

A whimsical fictional travelogue from the satirical pen of A. G. Macdonell.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 176 pages

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My Scotland

Product no.: 978-1-78155-031-1

A hard-hitting swipe at the English from the satirical pen of A. G. Macdonell.
A cry for Scottish independence from 1937.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 176 pages

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England, Their England

Product no.: 978-1-78155-000-7


A timeless classic. The best-remembered description of a village cricket match.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 208 pages

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New Devon and Cornwall: The Class 47 Years Class 47 - A West Country Symposium

Product no.: 978-1-78155-657-3

Depicting the Class 47 locomotive in Devon and Cornwall from their introduction in the 1960s through their heyday to an unforgettable final year in frontline service.

247 x 172 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 182 colour photographs

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The Silent Murders

Product no.: 978-1-78155-022-9

A Classic 1920s Crime Thriller.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 160 pages

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New The Last Years of Steam Around the East Midlands

Product no.: 978-1-78155-428-9

A unique collection of unpublished photographs from the 1950s and 1960s covering the railways of the East Midlands.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 144 pages - 239 black-and-white and colour photographs

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New Led by Lions: MPs and Sons Who Fell in the First World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-666-5

A complete and compelling look at the Members of Parliament and sons who fell in the Great War.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 320 pages - 146 black-and-white photographs

In stock from 14/12/2017

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New The Lancashire Derbyshire and East Coast Railway (Chesterfield to Langwith Junction, Beighton...)

Product no.: 978-1-78155-628-3

A journey along the self-styled ‘Dukeries Route’ railway and its connections, from yesteryear to today in words and pictures.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 206 black-and-white and colour photographs

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My Eyes Have Seen the Glory: Manchester City 2011-2012

Product no.: 978-1-78155-076-2

A Match by Match celebration of a fantastic season which has seen City gain the coveted league title for the first time in 44 years.

235 x 165 mm • paperback • 112 pages • 160 colour photographs

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New Vauxhall Britain's Oldest Car Maker

Product no.: 978-1-78155-640-5

An easy reading ride on a dramatic car journey from the dawn of motoring to household name told by an insider with a passion for the company and the people that made it great.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 304 pages - 112 black-and-white and 64 colour photographs

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New The Berlin1945 Battlefield Guide: Part 1: The Battle of the Oder-Neisse

Product no.: 978-1-78155-607-8

The essential guide to understanding the last few tumultuous weeks of the war on the Oderfront campaign.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 45 black-and-white and 29 colour photographs

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New Christiaan Barnard: The Surgeon Who Dared

Product no.: 978-1-78155-639-9

The story of the charismatic and controversial surgeon, Christiaan Barnard, who pioneered heart transplantation.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 576 pages - 95 photographs

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New The English Prison Officer 1850-1970 – A Study in Conflict

Product no.: 978-1-78155-472-2

An analysis of the role that the rank-and-file prison officer had to play in the British prison system.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 256 pages

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Working and Preserved Industrial Locomotives From the Bill Reed Collection

Product no.: 978-1-78155-057-1

The Workhorses of Industry, in Black & White and Colour.

235 x 162 mm • paperback • 128 pages • 230 colour and black and white illustrations

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The Factory on the Cliff

Product no.: 978-1-78155-024-3

A fascinating thrill with unusual twists - a classic ‘Buchanesque’ tale part of the new Fonthill Complete A. G. Macdonell series.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 160 pages • no illustrations

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New The British Horror Film: From the Silent to the Multiplex

Product no.: 978-1-78155-641-2

The stars, the films, and the chills that have terrified generations of filmgoers – all in one book.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 240 pages - 41 colour illustrations

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The Shakespeare Murders

Product no.: 978-1-78155-021-2

Classic 1920s Crime Thriller from the author of England, Their England.

234 x 156 mm • paperback • 160 pages

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New Celtic Saints of Scotland, Northumbria and the Isle of Man

Product no.: 978-1-78155-601-6

An account of the lives of these early Christian men and women based on surviving archaeological clues, place names and early texts.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 240 pages - 108 black-and-white and 24 colour photographs

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New Along the Lines of Devotion The Bloodstained Field of Gettysburg on July 1, 1863

Product no.: 978-1-62545-056-2

A comprehensive narrative describing the campaign and opening battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, June 9-July 1, 1863.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 32 illustrations

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Modern Witchcraft: Facts Learned from Experience

Product no.: 978-1-78155-090-8

A stunning and fascinating account of an RAF fighter pilot who became a High Priest of a traditional witchcraft coven for over twenty-five years.

234 x 156 mm • hardback • 256 pages • 200 b/w photographs

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New Rochester to Richmond: A Thames Estuary Sailor’s View

Product no.: 978-1-78155-620-7

A Thames Estuary sailor’s reflections on the ever-changing riverside from the Nore to London.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 240 pages - 106 black-and-white photographs

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New The Earls of Essex: A Tale of Noble Misfortune

Product no.: 978-1-78155-653-5

Over a period of 400 years, the Capell family built a fortune, and over the next 500 years, lost it due to an incredible number of mistakes, bad judgement calls, and misfortunes. The Earls of Essex examines the rise and fall of this family, providing in-depth analysis and judgement on the reasons behind their decline.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 224 pages - 90 colour photographs

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Manchester City in Europe: ‘We Will Terrify Europe’

Product no.: 978-1-78155-077-9


The history of Manchester City in European competitions beginning with Malcolm Allison’s ill-fated We'll terrify the cowards of Europe! outburst.

235 x 165 mm • paperback • 160 pages • 160 colour photographs

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New Gone but not Forgotten: Defunct British Airlines Since 1945

Product no.: 978-1-78155-627-6

Covers seventy well-known large and small British airlines that have ceased operating since 1946. Famous names gone but not forgotten…

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 88 black-and-white and 94 colour photographs

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New Sustaining Air Power: Royal Air Force Logistics since 1918

Product no.: 978-1-78155-635-1

Explores the history of RAF logistics from 1918 until the RAF’s withdrawal from Afghanistan in 2014.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 528 pages - 87 black-and-white and 52 colour photographs

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New RAF Liberators Over Burma Flying With 159 Squadron

Product no.: 978-1-78155-656-6

The RAF in India – The Forgotten Air Force – is not forgotten in this newly-published memoir.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 256 pages - 53 black-and-white photographs

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New Network North West: Images of a Changing Railway

Product no.: 978-1-78155-611-5

Colour images that illustrate the changing face of the diverse railway system serving north west England.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 182 colour photographs

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New Hermann Goering Blumenkrieg, from Vienna to Prague 1938-39

Product no.: 978-1-62545-036-4

Hermann Goering played a key role with the Luftwaffe in forcing the Allies to allow Nazi bloodless territorial seizures throughout Europe.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 320 pages - 280 black-and-white photographs

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Digital Railway Photography: A Practical Guide

Product no.: 978-1-78155-426-5

A complete guide to the art of railway photography written by an expert with 40 years experience.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 177 colour photographs

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New The End of the German Monarchy: The Decline and Fall of the Hohenzollerns

Product no.: 978-1-78155-636-8

An account of the German monarchy from the years of empire to defeat in war and its hopes of restoration.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 208 pages - 89 black-and-white photographs

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New SS Elite: The Senior Leaders of Hitler’s Praetorian Guard Volume 3: R-W

Product no.: 978-1-78155-638-2

A detailed examination – in words and pictures – of the principle figures in the SS.

248 x 172 mm - hardback - 480 pages - 794 black-and-white photographs

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New U-boats of the Second World War: Their Longest Voyages

Product no.: 978-1-78155-634-4

The horrendous long-distance U-boat operations of the Second World War.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 224 pages - 50 black-and-white photographs

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New Fighters over the Aegean

Product no.: 978-1-78155-632-0

This is the first comprehensive account of aerial operations over the Aegean 1943-44.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 272 pages - 44 black-and-white photographs

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New Brainwashed and Anointed: The Story of an Ex-Mormon

Product no.: 978-1-78155-667-2

A heart-breaking tale of one man’s struggle with Mormon indoctrination, told with devilish wit and unwavering fortitude.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 128 pages

In stock from 28/12/2017

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New Vietnam War Army Helicopter Nose Art

Product no.: 978-1-62545-035-7

A unique photographic showcase from the Vietnam War of rediscovered Army helicopter nose art images extolling the expressive American spirit.

275 x 215 mm - paperback - 192 pages - 306 colour photographs

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Bismarck and Hood The Battle of the Denmark Strait: A Technical Analysis for a New Perspective

Product no.: 978-1-78155-633-7

A celebrated and technical analysis of the battle in which the Hood was sunk and the Bismarck doomed>

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 184 pages - 56 black-and-white and 16 colour illustrations

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New Status Quo: Song by Song

Product no.: 978-1-78155-643-6

A history of every song released by Status Quo from their earliest work until 1983.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 27 colour photographs

In stock from 30/11/2017

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New Texans at Antietam: A Terrible Clash of Arms, September 16-17, 1862

Product no.: 978-1-62545-022-7

Hood’s Texas Brigade soldiers and Texans who fought at the battle of Antietam (Sharpburg) give their reminiscences about the battle in newspaper articles, diaries, interviews and speeches.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 272 pages - 31 black-and-white photographs

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Pasco’s P23 Motor Launch: A Tradition of Cornish Boatbuilding

Product no.: 978-1-78155-574-3

A superb pictorial history of the first new boat in over a decade at one of Cornwall’s oldest boatyards.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 128 colour photographs

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New Pink Floyd: Song by Song

Product no.: 978-1-78155-599-6

An intelligent, illuminating and enjoyable examination of the meaning and context of every Pink Floyd song from 1966 to 2014.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 46 colour photographs

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New Politics, Society and Homosexuality in Post-War Britain: The Sexual Offences Act of 1967 and ...

Product no.: 978-1-78155-624-5

The Sexual Offences Act of 1967 was ground-breaking in the UK and this work marks the fiftieth anniversary of its successful path to the statute book.

235 x 165 mm - paperback - 96 pages - 78 black-and-white and colour photographs

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Crime and the Craft: Masonic Involvement in Murder, Treason and Scandal

Product no.: 978-1-78155-621-4

The Freemason involvement in treason, murder, conspiracy, fraud and scandal over the last 400 years.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 400 pages - 98 black-and-white photographs

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New Let There Be Justice: The Political Journey of Imran Khan

Product no.: 978-1-78155-637-5

Amidst Pakistan’s political chaos, former cricket heartthrob, now politician, Imran Khan has finally found a voice.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 36 colour photographs

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British Railways Steam: King's Cross to Aberdeen (The Bill Reed Collection)

Product no.: 978-1-78155-053-3


An illustrated history from Bill Reed’s incomparable Collection.

248 x 172 mm • paperback • 128 pages • 220 b&w photographs

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New When in Rome: Social Life in Ancient Rome

Product no.: 978-1-78155-604-7

This comprehensive work provides hundreds of inscriptions, graffiti, curse tablets, official records and letters, both private and official, all translated with commentaries, placing them in a social and historical context.

234 x 155 mm - hardback - 288 pages - 34 colour illustrations

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New Thud Pilot: A Pilot’s Account of Early F-105 Combat in Vietnam

Product no.: 978-1-78155-645-0

A personal insight on how flying the F-105 in combat changed over three deployments during a two-year period.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 71 black-and-white photographs

In stock from 30/11/2017

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Steam Around Darlington: Railways in the North East in the 1960s

Product no.: 978-1-78155-186-8


Unique photographs which capture the atmosphere of steam’s last months in the North East, coupled with facts and entertaining recollections of what it was like to be travelling and photographing the railways around Darlington, Durham, Sunderland and Hartlepools in the 1960s.

275 x 215 mm • paperback • 112 pages • 250 b/w photographs

This book is temporarily out of stock.

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Stations and Lineside Views in and Around London

Product no.: 978-1-78155-552-1

With photographs spanning 1946 to 1962 and using the M25 motorway as a perimeter boundary, 250 photos have been selected for inclusion, featuring the mainline railway stations belonging to the big four railway companies illustrating this last gasp of steam at the capital’s termini and other intermediate halts.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 144 pages - 238 black-and-white photographs

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New The British Army of the Rhine After the First World War

Product no.: 978-1-78155-564-4

The experiences of troops of the British Army of the Rhine in post-First World War Germany.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 208 pages - 48 black-and-white photographs

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Evelina: A Victorian Heroine in Venice

Product no.: 978-1-78155-593-4

This is the extraordinary saga of Countess Evelina van Millingen Pisani, a modern woman who lived in the age of Queen Victoria. A friend of Henry James and Isabella Stewart Gardner, she led a rich but turbulent life that spanned from Rome to Constantinople and Venice.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 176 pages - 35 black-and-white illustrations

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New Blenheims Over Greece and Crete 1940-1941

Product no.: 978-1-78155-631-3

The first comprehensive account of aerial operations over Greece and Crete by the vulnerable Blenheim bomber.

234 x 156 mm - paperback - 256 pages - 75 black-and-white photographs

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Crystal Palace Speedway: A History of the Glaziers

Product no.: 978-1-78155-062-5


An important illustrated history for the popular motor sport of Speedway.

235 x 162 mm • paperback • 128 pages • 50 b&w illustrations

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New Digital Railway Photography: Creative Techniques & the Digital Darkroom

Product no.: 978-1-78155-573-6

A practical guide offering clear advice on how to improve your digital railway photography.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 128 pages - 164 colour photographs

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Death by Chocolate: The Serial Poisoning of Victorian Brighton

Product no.: 978-1-78155-104-2


The Victorian Police hunt for Brighton’s first serial poisoner. This is the definitive account of the first recognised serial poisoner in Britain.

234 x 156 mm • hardback • 208 pages • 30 b/w photographs

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New Umberto Nobile And the Arctic Search for the Airship Italia

Product no.: 978-1-78155-629-0

Adventure and politics during the search for an airship lost in the Arctic in the late 1920s.

234 x 156 mm - hardback - 240 pages - 32 black-and-white photographs

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The East Coast Main Line 1939-1959

Product no.: 978-1-78155-551-4

The period of 1939-1949 was crucial in the history of the East Coast mainline stretching from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh Waverely. This book takes a snapshot of the line in the 1930s then pays attention to the impact of the Second World War and the creation of British Railways following nationalisation in 1948.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 224 pages - 88 black-and-white photographs

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New A London Locospotter Reflects: Memories of Black and White Days

Product no.: 9781781554234

A young locomotive enthusiast’s personal experiences of British railways in the mid- to late 1950s.

248 x 172 mm - paperback - 160 pages - 160 black-and-white photographs

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