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A-Z of Curious Aberdeenshire
Take a tour of Aberdeenshire's curious and bizarre past. From the story of the Beatles' first - and almost last - tour of the North-east, to the Deeside artist who tended plaster...
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A-Z of Curious Wales (Jun)
Why would revellers carry a terrifying horse's skull on a pole door to door at Christmastime? Why is the cursed wall of Port Talbot protected by a global corporation for fear it...
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Aberdeen in 100 Dates
Experience 100 key dates that shaped Aberdeens history, highlighted its peoples genius (or silliness) and embraced the unexpected. Featuring an amazing mix of pivotal, social,...
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Annandale in Old Photographs
A celebration of the towns and villages that make up the picturesque area of Annandale
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Anthology of English Folk Tales
This enchanting collection of stories gathers together folk tales from across England in one special volume. Drawn from The History Press popular Folk Tales series, herein lies...
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Armagh Folk Tales (RPND)
County Armagh, the Orchard County, abounds in folk tales, myths and legends and a selection of the best, drawn from historical sources and newly recorded local reminiscences, have...
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Bannockburn 1314
Bannockburn 1314: 700 Years On is the definitive account of the most legendary battle in Scottishhistory, in which a mere 7,000 followers of Robert the Bruce defeated over 15,000...
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Battle of Flodden 1513
The Battle of Flodden in 1513 was the largest battle ever to take place between England and Scotland. James IV himself led an army of 30,000 men over the border into England, ostensibly...
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Battle Story - Bannockburn 1314
Bannockburn 1314 is the most celebrated battle between Scotland and England, in which a mere 7,000 followers of Robert the Bruce defeated more than 15,000 of Edward II's troops...
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Blue Badge Guide's Edinburgh Quiz Book
How much do you really know about Scotland's capital city? Who, what, when, where and why - test your Edinburgh knowledge against a true expert!Celebrating Edinburgh's diverse...
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Clan Donald's Greatest Defeat
One of the bloddiest battles in Scottish history, the Battle of Harlaw is infamous for the ferocity and duration of its fighting and is marked as the greatest defeat suffered by...
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Come On Highlanders!
Formed in 1868, and already possessors of a proud history by the outbreak of the First World War, the men of the 9th (Glasgow Highland) Battalion, The Highland Light Infantry,...
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Culloden & the '45
The 1745 Jacobite Uprising was doubtless one of the greatest challenges to the eighteenth-century British state, and the Battle of Culloden in which it culminated was one of the...
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Cumbrian Folk Tales
This unique collection of folk tales from Cumbria were collected as fragments that the author has had to breathe life back into. From the lore of the land to ghost stories, fairy...
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Devon Folk Tales for Children
This lively collection of stories will take you on an adventure through the ancient lands of Devon. It is a book of wonder and magic with goblins tinkering in the old ore mines...
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Dumfries and Galloway Curiosities
Along with its rich history and spectacular scenery, Dumfries and Galloway is home to a great many curious and unusual buildings, objects and landscape features that have survived...
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Dumfries Book of Days
Taking you through the year day by day, The Dumfries Book of Days contains quirky, eccentric, amusing and important events and facts from different periods in the history of the...
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Dunfermline - Britain In Old Photographs
This fascinating selection of photographs illustrates the extraordinary transformation that has taken place in Dunfermline over the past century. The book offers an insight into...
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East Lothian Folk Tales
This book brings together stories of Kings and Queens, sains and sinners, witches, ghosts, giants and tricksters from all across the county of Eat Lothian. Richly illustrated with...
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East Yorkshire Folk Tales
East Yorkshire is ripe with tales of fairy gold and illusive characters. The countys folklore is engrained in every port, cliff and bridge, passed on through whispered accounts...
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Edinburgh - Bloody Scottish History
Did you know? * Lord Drumlanrig once roasted a servant on a spit? * Station Road used to be called 'Cut-Throat Lane'? * One Edinburgh hangman was a murderer in his spare time?...
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Fife at Work
This intriguing pictorial history takes a look back at the days when Fife was home to a wide variety of traditional industries including mining, farming, fishing, pottery and textile...
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Fife Folk Tales
Storyteller Sheila Kinninmonth brings together stories from the coastal fishing villages, rushing rivers, magical green farmland and rolling hills of Fife. In this treasure trove...
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Fife's Fishing Industry
Fishing has always been a mainstay of Fife. The fishing industry began to develop in earnest in the latter half of the nineteenth century, with many advances in boat design, technology...
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Fishing Boats of Scotland (RPND)
From Orkney and Shetland to the north east coast, and from Fife to Berwick, fishing boats have been an important part of the maritime heritage of Scotland. The original designs...
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Fishing Boats Story, The
Charting how Britain's rich heritage of fishing vessels have changed over time, this book is a must-read for anyone with a maritime interest. It features colourful and archive...
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Flying Scotsman Story
Few locomotives are as widely known or excite so much interest as the Flying Scotsman. Designed by Sir Nigel Gresley in 1923, the locomotive became a flagship for the LNER and...
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Folk Tales From Fermanagh
Fermanagh's culture, heritage, characters and stories set it apart from the rest of the world. Every mountain, tree, lake, stream, rock, stone and character tells a tale. There...
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Ghosts of Wales
IN the Victorian era, sensational ghost stories were headline news. Spine-chilling reports of two-headed phantoms, murdered knights and spectral locomotives filled the pages of...
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Glamorgan Folk Tales for Children
How do you get rid of a bothersome giant? Have you got a secret like Effie? And what would you do with an invisibility seed? Some of these stories from Glamorgan are strange and...
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Glasgow -Bloody Scottish History
Glasgow has one of the bloodiest and most tumultuous histories on record, riddled with plagues and pirate attacks, religious divides and reconciliations, bombs, executions, fires...
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Granite Men, The
The great granite quarries of the North East are silent now, as are virtually all of the 100 granite yards that existed in Aberdeen around the year 1900. Granite is the most unyielding...
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