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            The Cornish Overseas: A History of Cornwall's 'Great Emigration': Revised and Updated Edition
               

            The Cornish Overseas: A History of Cornwall's 'Great Emigration': Revised and Updated Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Payton, Philip

            • RRP: $104.50
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              10 Dec 19

            Revised and updated edition of this classic in the field. Details the global impact of the most recent of the waves of emigration experienced by Cornwall throughout its long history - the 'Great Emigration' that lasted for a little more than a century from 1815 until the First Wo ...

            ISBN 9781905816118
            Release Date 10 December 2019
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            A Drop in the Ocean: Lawrence MacEwen and the Isle of Muck
             

            A Drop in the Ocean: Lawrence MacEwen and the Isle of Muck (Paperback)

            By Pullar, Polly

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            Polly Pullar tells the fascinating tale of one of the Hebrides unique thriving small communities through the colourful anecdotes of Lawrence MacEwen, whose family have owned the island since 1896. A wonderfully benevolent, and eccentric character, his passion and love for the isl ...

            ISBN 9781912476527
            Published 10 October 2019 by Birlinn General
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            Christchurch Then & Now
              

            Christchurch Then & Now (Paperback)

            By Needham, John

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            Looking at the past and present of Christchurch through the use of pictures and informative captions.

            ISBN 9780752471563
            Published 1 March 2013 by Pavilion Books
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Cruickshank's London: A Portrait of a City in 13 Walks
             

            Cruickshank's London: A Portrait of a City in 13 Walks (Hardback)

            By Cruickshank, Dan

            • RRP: $65.00
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            • Pub Date
              14 Nov 19

            An idiosyncratic and beautifully illustrated guide to walking the city, by the nation's favourite architectural historianCobbled medieval alleyways and ornate Georgian boulevards.

            ISBN 9781847948229
            Release Date 14 November 2019 by Cornerstone
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            Mixbury gals and pals: Memories of a country childhood
              

            Mixbury gals and pals: Memories of a country childhood (Paperback)

            By Bowers, Daphne; Barnes, Susan

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            Recollections of life and some of the characters from the Oxfordshire village of Mixbury in the 1940s, 50s and 60s. Daphne Bowers and Sue Barnes and other pupils from Mixbury Primary Church of England School recall the bygone age of post war rural England.

            ISBN 9781909465930
            Published 18 October 2019 by The Cloister House Press
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            Arawata Bill: The Story of Legendary Gold Prospector William James O'Leary
              

            Arawata Bill: The Story of Legendary Gold Prospector William James O'Leary (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd edition)

            By Dougherty, Ian

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            This is the story of a pioneering folk hero, 'Arawata Bill' - William James O'Leary. It is a colourful tale of adventure, discovery and survival in the remotest areas of New Zealand's Southern Alps. In this biography, Ian Dougherty has separated the man from the myth, with a warm ...

            ISBN 9781927147535
            Published 1 February 2012 by Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Untamed Coast: Auckland's Waitakere Ranges and Heritage Area
              

            Untamed Coast: Auckland's Waitakere Ranges and Heritage Area (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

            By Harvey, Bob; Photographs by Scott, Ted

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            In Untamed Coast, Bob Harvey not only describes the natural beauty of the Waitakeres, but also outlines the ancient Maori history, the more recent pioneering past, and profiles some of the area's main characters - adding many fascinating anecdotes and stories not found elsewhere.

            ISBN 9780908988679
            Published 1 November 2012 by Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            John Julian: The pioneering farmer of the Macleay River, his ancestors and his descendants. 1678 to 1978
              

            John Julian: The pioneering farmer of the Macleay River, his ancestors and his descendants. 1678 to 1978 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Julian, Rod

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            John Julian is the story of a farmer and his young wife who left Cornwall in 1843 to start a new life in Australia. After arriving in Sydney, they moved to a remote and dangerous outpost on the Macleay River. His difficult life there is detailed, as well as his ancestors in Cornw ...

            ISBN 9781922261946
            Published 1 May 2019
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            Christchurch
             

            Christchurch (Paperback)

            By Newman, Sue

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            A history of Christchurch

            ISBN 9780752410500
            Published 30 March 1998 by The History Press Ltd
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            Sissinghurst: An Unfinished History
              

            Sissinghurst: An Unfinished History (Paperback)

            By Nicolson, Adam

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            A fascinating account from award-winning author Adam Nicolson of the history of Nicolson's own national treasure, his family home: Sissinghurst.

            ISBN 9780007240555
            Published 10 November 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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