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1026. Moods of the Lakeland Fells
Jon Sparks, an award-winning photographer and writer, has walked, climbed and cycled all over the world but has never found anywhere to beat the Lakeland Fells. This book explores the details, textures and colours of the fells: their rocks, becks and bracken. It also celebrates the diverse ways in which people enjoy and appreciate the fells. . . . more
Published by: Halsgrove Format: Small hardback.
1027. The Heritage of the Solway Firth
James Irving Hawkins
The Solway Firth is a major estuary and has been a communication route and a source of food for the inhabitants of its shores from the Mesolithic period to the present day. In times of war and border unrest the Firth and its major rivers have been used as natural lines of defence.
This book contains a collection of photographs and information gathered from many individuals and organisations. . . . more
Published by: Friends of Annandale and Eskdale Museums Format: Large paperback.
1028. A Gentleman's Relish
George Geraghty, the notorious satirical cartoonist, ought to be enjoying his retirement to the wilds of North Cumbria. Instead he cannot shake off the legacy of his long dead father Bill, who spoke some fifty-five languages and had at least fifty-five mistresses. John Murray's latest wild extravaganza characteristically concerns itself with love, linguistics, familial rivalry and other contentious matters....... . . . more
Published by: Flambard Press Fiction Format: Small paperback.
1029. Classic Lakeland - Peace and Tranquility DVD
With this Dvd the magnificent scenery of Lakeland has been harmoniously blended with the artistry of some selected classical masterpieces, specifically chosen for their calm and peaceful nature. . . . more
Published by: Mike's-Eye Production Format: DVD
1030. Classis Lakeland - Mozart and J.S Bach DVD
With this DVD the magnificent scenery of Lakeland has been harmoniously blended with the artistry of these famous classical masterpieces. Free from any narration, the many favourite scenes and places shown are thoughtfully interlaced with intimate studies of flora and fauna. . . . more
Published by: Mike's-Eye Production Format: DVD
1031. Ships Of West Cumberland
Desmond G Sythes
Desmond G Sythes, the author of this remarkable series of articles is still remembered in the Whitehaven area from his time as the lighthouse keeper at St Bees Head from 1963 to 1969. The Friends of Whitehaven Museum are delighted to be able to make these articles available to a new generation of local history enthusiasts. . . . more
Published by: Francis Trevor Ward Format: Small paperback
1032. The Roman Ring
This new book provides a wonderful exploration of the Hadrian's Wall landscape, giving the reader, and of course the walker, a chance to see it from a different perspective. This helpful book opens up more opportunities for walkers, whatever the weather and whatever the season. . . . more
Published by: Shepherd's Walks Format: Small paperback.
1033. An Independent Woman's Lake District Writings
This book brings together a collection of Harriet Martineau's writing about the English Lake District where she lived from the 1840s through the 1870s. . . . more
Published by: Humanity Books Format: Paperback.
1034. King Street Junior the Inside Story
"King Street Junior" ran for 20 years on BBC Radio 4. Jim Eldridge, series creator tells the inside story of the radio series. This book also lists every episode and cast and crew biographies. . . . more
Published by: Greenfinch Park Format: Small paperback
1035. Walking the Tyne
Twenty-five walks from the mouth to the source of the Tyne, including Slaggyford to Kirkhaugh, Kirkhaugh to Alston and Alston to Garrigill. . . . more
Published by: Abbey Press Format: Small paperback
1036. The George
A fascinating history of the George Hotel in Penrith, which has served an impressive range of roles in the spheres of public entertainment, law and order, local government, sport, agriculture, personal health and the property market. . . . more
Published by: Cumberland and Westmorland Herald Format: Large paperback.
1037. Carlisle Cathedral History
David W.V. Weston
David Weston's history is the first detailed account of how the cathedral buildings have developed and changed over the centuries. This authoratitive and scholarly study will prove invaluable to historians. The closely illustrated text provides a comprehensive record of a wonderful building. . . . more
Published by: Bookcase Format: Large paperback.
1038. Red Squirrels: Spirits of the Wood DVD
An extended 54 minute version of a recent ITV Border wildlife documentary, featuring spectacular footage gathered by wildlife cameraman Joseph Richardson and narrated by Fiona Armstrong.
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Published by: Wild Fox Productions Format: DVD.
1039. The Cipher Garden
In the peaceful village of Old Sawrey, set in the idyllic Lake District, a murderer strikes. . . . more
Published by: Allison & Busby Limited Format: 110mm x 176mm paperback
1040. The Coffin Trail
Oxford historian, Daniel Kind, and his partner, Miranda, both want to escape to a new life. On impulse they buy a cottage in Brackdale, an idyllic valley in the Lake District. . . . more
Published by: Allison & Busby Limited Format: Paperback.
1041. Walks Around Ullswater
Ten walks chosen by a local expert, of six miles or less. Each walk is fully described with its own easy-to-follow map and points of interest along the way. . . . more
Published by: Dalesman Format: Small paperback.
1042. Red Squirrels: Spirits of the Wood
An extended 54 minute version of recent ITV Border wildlife documentary, featuring spectacular footage gathered by wildlife cameraman Joseph Richardson and narrated by Fiona Armstrong. . . . more
Published by: Wild Fox Productions Format: Video.
1043. The Carlisle Floods: One Story
The great Carlisle flood of January 2005 didn't just end when the waters subsided. Martin and Wendy Daley were left, like thousands of others, with a derelict house. They had to watch day by day as their home was taken apart and then reconstructed. . . . more
Published by: Bookcase Format: Paperback.
1044. Hexham to Carlisle: including Alston and Brampton branches
Roger R. Darsley
This very historic route runs close to Hadrian's Wall, traversing superb upland scenery. Its many closed stations are illustrated, along with those on the long-lost branches. Details are also included of the Earl of Carlisle's Railway, which once carried minerals between Lambley and Brampton. . . . more
Published by: Middleton Press Format: Large hardback.
1045. Records of Kendale Vol 2
Volume two. . . . more
Published by: CWAAS Format: Hardback.
1046. Records of Kendale Vol 1
Volume one. . . . more
Published by: CWAAS Format: Hardback.
1047. Diary of an Ordinary Woman
Margaret Forster presents the 'edited' diary of a woman, born in 1901, whose life spans the twentieth century. On the eve of the Great War, Millicent King begins to keep her journal and vividly records the dramas of everyday life in a family touched by war, tragedy, and money troubles. . . . more
Published by: Vintage Format: Paperback.
1048. The Women's Century: A celebration of changing roles
The twentieth century saw female roles change more rapidly than during any other period of history. The Women's Century charts the incredible journey decade by decade, featuring the stories of many women. . . . more
Published by: The National Archives Format: Large paperback.
1049. Walking in the Lake District
Reduced from £14.99. This superb selection of twenty walks has been carefully written and compiled by expert local authors. Each walk includes a clear, easy-to-follow route description, a route map and a steepness and difficulty rating. . . . more
Published by: AA Publishing Format: Large hardback.
1050. Raiders & Reivers
This is a book about the turbulent history of the Anglo-Scottish border - three hundred years of strife and mayhem that shaped the character of both nations. This is a book guaranteed to excite the reader with its vivid descriptions and fascinating historical detail, and will appeal to the general reader and to young people. . . . more
Published by: Ergo Press Format: Large paperback.
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