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Theres Always the Hills

There's Always the Hills

09 March 2018

Author: Cameron McNeish
Publisher: Sandstone Press
Price: £19.99

Having known Cameron McNeish for many years as Ramblers Scotland’s vice-president and also from TV as perhaps the most well-kent outdoors face in...

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Beyond the Horizon

28 November 2014

Author: Richard Parks
Publisher: Sphere Books
Price: £18.99

The former Welsh rugby international,Richard Parks, took his love of sport and physical adventure to a new level, setting himself the ‘737...

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Scotland’s Islands: A Special Kind of Freedom

28 November 2014

Author: Richard Clubley
Publisher: Luath Press Limited
Price: £9.99

Not so much a guidebook as a series of experiences from a lifetime visiting more than 60 Scottish islands. From Ailsa Craig to Shetland, Mingulay to St...

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The Splendour of the Tree

28 November 2014

Author: Frances Lincoln
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Price: £25.00

Cultural theorist Stephen Greenblatt based his career on the wonder of objects – the idea that they are loaded with the historical forces that shaped...

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Walking the Retreat

26 August 2014

Author: Terry Cudbird
Publisher: Signal Books
Price: £12.99

After the Battle of the Marne, in September 1914, more than a million French and British soldiers were forced to retreat on foot from Belgium. They marched...

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Llŷn Peninsula: Wales Coast Path Official Guide

26 August 2014

Author: Carl Rogers and Tony Bowerman
Price: £12.99

The first of a set of seven official guides to the Wales Coast path covers the Llŷn Peninsula, from Bangor to Porthmadog. It’s lavishly illustrated...

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Wales: A Walk Through Time – Harlech to Cemaes Bay

26 August 2014

Author: Brian E. Davies
Publisher: Amberley Publishing
Price: £14.99

The northern section of Brian Davies’s epic historical walk through Wales sees the author beginning at Harlech and heading through Snowdonia to reach...

Exmouth to Plymouth

Britain's Heritage Coast: Exmouth to Plymouth

26 August 2014

Author: Gary Hoplin
Publisher: Amberley Publishing
Price: £14.99

The latest in Amblerley’s coastal books series features the glorious South Devon coast of Dartmouth, Salcombe, Torquay, Paignton and Exmouth. Although...

Trig Point

Trig Point Walks on the Isle of Skye and Raasay

26 August 2014

Author: Ian Stewart & Alistair Christie
Publisher: Strupag Publications
Price: £9.95

Dubbed ‘56 walks to the best viewpoints on the islands’, this new take on exploring Skye on foot presents a variety of routes that encompass all...