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General Interest Books

  • A Life of Industry: The Photography of John R Hume. Hardback
    £20.00

    A Life of Industry: The Photography of John R Hume

    New Historic Environment Scotland Publication  John R Hume is Scotland’s foremost expert on industrial heritage. John’s greatest passion was – and...

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    £20.00
  • For the Safety of All: A Story of Scotland’s Lighthouses Hardback cover
    £25.00

    For the Safety of All: A Story of Scotland’s Lighthouses

    New Historic Environment Scotland Publication  ‘There have always been lighthouses in my life. There has been a closeness and steadiness to our rel...

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    £25.00
  • HES Bestsellers Bundle of Where are the Women, Who Built Scotland and Bloody Scotland in hardback.
    £45.00

    HES Bestsellers Hardback Bundle

    Available together to purchase together for the first time, this bundle of our own bestselling publications is great for any avid book collector or...

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    £45.00
  • Where are the Women? Hardback
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    Where are the Women?

    For most of recorded history, women have been sidelined, if not silenced, by men who named the built environment after themselves. Now is the time ...

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  • Who Built Scotland Hardback
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    Who Built Scotland

    Experience a new history of Scotland told through its places. Writers Kathleen Jamie, Alexander McCall Smith, Alistair Moffat, James Robertson and ...

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  • Bloody Scotland Hardback
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    Bloody Scotland

     Winner of the CWA Short Story Dagger Award  In Bloody Scotland, twelve of Scotland's best crime writers use the sinister side of the country's bu...

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  • Scotland's History
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    Scotland's History

    Scotland’s vibrant and bloody past captures the imagination, but there is far more to Scottish history than murder and mayhem, tragedy and betrayal...

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  • The Honours of Scotland
    £9.99

    The Honours of Scotland

    The Honours of Scotland tells the turbulent story of the Honours – Scotland’s crown jewels – and the equally dramatic tale of the Stone of Destiny....

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    £9.99
  • Scotland from the Sky Hardback
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    Scotland from the Sky

    As seen on TV! Prepare yourself for a journey into the skies above Scotland. In this book, you will travel in both space and time, starting in the ...

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  • Above Scotland
    £14.99

    Above Scotland

    HES holds the National Collection of aerial photography for Scotland with millions of images dating from the 1920s to the present day.  These photo...

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    £14.99
  • St Kilda, The Last and Outmost Isle - Paperback
    £16.99

    St Kilda, The Last and Outmost Isle - Paperback

    Archaeologists Angela Gannon and George Geddes spent over 9 months living and working on St Kilda. They have been part of a team which has been res...

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    £16.99
  • Scotland's Landscapes
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    Scotland's Landscapes

    Over the past 10,000 years, every inch of Scotland has been shaped, changed and moulded by it's people. Scotland’s Landscapes tells the enduring st...

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  • The Small Isles - Hardback
    £25.00

    The Small Isles - Hardback

    This comprehensive guide to the Small Isles – illustrated with a wealth of photographs, maps and drawings – takes readers on a tour of both place a...

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    £25.00
  • The Dunimarle Collection at Du
    £18.99

    The Dunimarle Collection at Duff House

    The Dunimarle Collection is an exceptional collection of fine and decorative arts, assembled during the late 18th and 19th centuries. It includes p...

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    £18.99
  • The Jacobite Rising of 1715 and the Murray Family: Brothers in Arms
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    The Jacobite Rising of 1715 and the Murray Family: Brothers in Arms

    The Murray family played an important role in all the Jacobite rebellions. During 1715 the Duke of Atholl remained loyal to the Hanoverian governme...

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  • Victorian Scotland  - Hardback
    £30.00

    Victorian Scotland - Hardback

    The Victorians were the harbingers of the modern age, their society driven by curiosity, a zeal for invention, and an enormous appetite for economi...

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    £30.00
  • Scotland's Sporting Buildings
    £11.99

    Scotland's Sporting Buildings

    Athletics, bowling, cricket, curling, football, golf, Highland games, horse-racing, swimming and tennis are just some of the sports that saw a huge...

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    £11.99
  • Scotland's First World War
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    Scotland's First World War

    This compelling book tells the story of the First World War through Scotland's people and places. It explores the buildings where, one hundred year...

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    £11.99
  • Hunting Picts: Medieval sculptures at St Vigeans, Angus. Volumes 1 & 2
    £25.00

    Hunting Picts: Medieval sculptures at St Vigeans, Angus. Volumes 1 & 2

    During restoration of St Vigeans Church in the 1870s, a collection of Pictish sculpture emerged, reused as building material. This collection, incl...

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    £25.00
  • Clothing for the Soul Divine: Excavations at Whithorn Priory
    £12.99

    Clothing for the Soul Divine: Excavations at Whithorn Priory

    Known as Scotland's Cradle of Christianity, Whithorn was an important centre of worship and pilgrimage as early as the 5th century.  Roy Ritchie's ...

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    £12.99
  • Building Knowledge - An Architectural History of the University of Glasgow
    £22.50

    Building Knowledge - An Architectural History of the University of Glasgow

    For for the first time, the story of the University and its buildings can be told through a wealth of never-before-published archive material, rang...

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    £22.50
  • A History of Scotland's Landscapes
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    A History of Scotland's Landscapes

    It is easy to overlook how much of our history is preserved all around us. The way the narrative of bygone days has been inscribed in fields, fores...

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  • St Peter's, Cardross: Birth, Death and Renewal
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    St Peter's, Cardross: Birth, Death and Renewal

    In this landmark book, Diane Watters looks at the history of St Peter's Seminary, Cardross. She traces the story of an architectural failure which ...

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  • Mary Queen of Scots: A Study in Failure
    £14.99

    Mary Queen of Scots: A Study in Failure

    Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, has long been portrayed as one of history's romantically tragic figures. Devious, naive and beautiful, often highly pr...

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    £14.99