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Don’t Worry ’Bout The Bear - From the Blues to Jazz, Rock & Roll  and Black Sabbath

Don’t Worry ’Bout The Bear - From the Blues to Jazz, Rock & Roll and Black Sabbath

Jim Simpson with Ron Simpson

Jim Simpson of Big Bear Records has been involved in the music business for nearly 60 years, as musi..

£17.95

Proceed As Requisite - The Exploits of a WWI Submariner

Proceed As Requisite - The Exploits of a WWI Submariner

Geoffrey C. West

This is the biographical account of Arthur West who, in 1909, joined the Royal Navy Submarine Servic..

£8.95

Who’s For The Game?

Who’s For The Game?

Douglas H. Smith MBE

Who’s for the Game?’ tells the story of the men from four prominent Birmingham sports clubs who lost..

£6.95

Nine Witnesses For The Colonel - King Charles’ most faithful servant

Nine Witnesses For The Colonel - King Charles’ most faithful servant

Elaine T. Joyce

Desperate, exhausted after the Battle of Worcester and hunted by Cromwell’s troops, King Charles II ..

£9.95

Haunted! Ghost Stories from Worcestershire & Warwickshire

Haunted! Ghost Stories from Worcestershire & Warwickshire

Anne Bradford

A mischievous ghost lurks in the Palace Theatre, Redditch; the Technical Manager has seen it three t..

£9.95

The Dear Watsons

The Dear Watsons

Lynne Birch

The Dear Watsons tells the story of a woman called Gladys, her husband and daughters, her family and..

£9.95

The Story of Rotton Park

The Story of Rotton Park

Margery Elliott

This book relates the history of Rotton Park Lodge and the surrounding area of Birmingham. Margery E..

£12.95

Am Yow The Comic? - Memoirs of a Black Country Comedian

Am Yow The Comic? - Memoirs of a Black Country Comedian

Peter Bullock

Peter Bullock was a teacher for over 30 years, during 20 of which he was Head of the English Departm..

£5.95

Where Did It All Go Wrong? - The Story of Football in the West Midlands

Where Did It All Go Wrong? - The Story of Football in the West Midlands

John Samuels

Birmingham would like so much to be recognised and respected as England’s second city. Unfortunately..

£14.95

Taking On The Men - The First Women Parliamentary Candidates 1918

Taking On The Men - The First Women Parliamentary Candidates 1918

David J.A. Hallam MA

The first General Election after British women won the right to vote in 1918 was almost an entirely ..

£9.95

The Story of Finstall - The 1640s to the 1940s

The Story of Finstall - The 1640s to the 1940s

Jennie McGregor-Smith

This light-hearted, liberally illustrated book tells of the way that the tiny Finstall hamlet of the..

£14.95

Accidents Will Happen - An Inspector Recalls

Accidents Will Happen - An Inspector Recalls

Alan Brosnan

This book is an account of the author’s thirty years (1964-1994) of enforcing safety and health in t..

£14.95

Top Secret Worcestershire

Top Secret Worcestershire

Stephen Burrows & Michael Layton

Deep in the beautiful Worcestershire countryside lie a number of secret places that played a special..

£14.95

Cheer Boys It’s Hartlebury! -  Hartlebury Auxiliary Hospital in WWI

Cheer Boys It’s Hartlebury! - Hartlebury Auxiliary Hospital in WWI

Douglas H. Smith MBE

When Britain declared war on Germany on 4th August 1914 plans were already in place in case the war ..

£14.95

The Girl from Guildford Street (Lozells)

The Girl from Guildford Street (Lozells)

Grace Caroline Holte

The Girl from Guildford Street describes a working class childhood, growing up in Lozells, Birmingha..

£11.95

What A Life! - Peter Hollingworth

What A Life! - Peter Hollingworth

Peter Hollingworth & Amanda Nokes

Peter Hollingworth was a man of conviction, a great family man, a loyal friend and a courteous foe. ..

£19.95

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A Trenchard Brat: A Life in Aviation

A Trenchard Brat: A Life in Aviation

Frederick Weston MBE

An exciting tale of a lifetime in aviation, a lifetime of remarkable ad..

£9.95 £17.95

Brum and Brummies Book Bundle

Brum and Brummies Book Bundle

Carl Chinn

The complete collection of Carl Chinn's popular Brum and Brummies series. These volumes are sure to ..

£27.40 £54.80

Content to Conserve (Redditch)

Content to Conserve (Redditch)

C.T. Wareing

C.T. (Tom) Wareing and his family – then consisting of his wife B..

£4.95 £9.95

Dogs and a Cottage (Airedales)

Dogs and a Cottage (Airedales)

Dora Wright

When Dora Wright found herself jobless at fifty, with her marriag..

£14.99 £19.99