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  1. Craiginches: Life in Aberdeen's Prison, Bryan Glennie

    Craiginches

    Life in Aberdeen's Prison

    Bryan Glennie

    and Scott Burns

    £9.99

    A unique insight into prison life in Craiginches, showing both the difficulties and dangers that were a part of everyday life and the rewarding side of the job when inmates gave something positive back to society.
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  2. Scotland the Text: You can take my phone, but you'll never take my freedom!

    Scotland the Text

    You can take my phone, but you'll never take my freedom!

    Erin Duffy

    £6.99

    Nowadays, it can be hard to imagine what life was like with no mobile phones. Looking back, we can only wonder how much easier life might have been if people could just send each other a quick text! But what would history's most famous Scots have been texting about?
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  3. Hidden Aberdeenshire: The Land, Dr Fiona-Jane Brown

    Hidden Aberdeenshire

    The Land

    Dr Fiona-Jane Brown

    £9.99

    Following on from Hidden Aberdeenshire: The Coast, this new volumefrom Dr Fiona-Jane Brown moves inland to tell the stories of the countryside, from the fertile farmland of Buchan to the high peaks of the Cairngorm Mountains.
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  4. Carstairs: Hospital for Horrors, David Leslie

    Carstairs

    Hospital for Horrors

    David Leslie

    £9.99

    Carstairs is no ordinary hospital. It is effectively a prison holding the most seriously demented and dangerous men in our society.
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  5. Dundee: But Not As You Know It, Susan McMullan

    Dundee

    But Not As We Know It

    Susan McMullan

    £9.99

    Dundee, But Not As We Know It takes the reader on a journey through the city like no other, revealing the forgotten and abandoned past that lies on our doorstep and under our feet, bringing to life Dundee's unique charm and unmistakeable character.
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  6. Aberdeen's Union Terrace Gardens, Diane Morgan

    Aberdeen's Union Terrace Gardens

    War and Peace in the Denburn Valley

    Diane Morgan

    £14.99

    The complete, dramatic story of Union Terrace Gardens has never before been told in one volume. Now, in her eleventh book on Aberdeen, Diane Morgan presents the complete history of these iconic gardens on the west side of the Denburn Valley.
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  7. Liverpool: Gangs, Vice and Packet Rats, Malcolm Archibald

    Liverpool: Gangs, Vice and Packet Rats

    19th Century Crime and Punishment

    Malcolm Archibald

    £9.99

    Liverpool in the nineteenth century was a place full of stories of assault, robbery and murder as well as poachers, footpads and highwaymen who preyed on the unwary. This is the story of crime and punishment in 19th century Liverpool's underworld.
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  8. Fishermen, Randies and Fraudsters, Malcolm Archibald

    Fishermen, Randies and Fraudsters

    Crime in the 19th Century Aberdeen and the North East

    Malcolm Archibald

    £9.99

    Hugging the coast and crammed between two rivers, Aberdeen grew up isolated from Scotland's other urban centres. Yet Aberdeen experienced its share of crime in the 19th century. The city was plagued by a plethora of prostitutes, ravaged by riots and aggravated by assaults.
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  9. Scotland's Cruel Sea, Robert Jeffrey

    Scotland's Cruel Sea

    Heroism and Disaster off the Scottish Coast

    Robert Jeffrey

    £9.99

    Scotland has a coastline of immense beauty and danger, and its cruel sea has claimed many lives down the years. Disaster at sea is a poignant part of Scotland's history, and in this chilling and awe-inspiring book, bestselling author Robert Jeffrey tells the compelling stories of the victims of the ocean deeps.
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  10. Hidden St Andrews, Susan McMullan

    Hidden St Andrews

    Susan McMullan

    £9.99

    Known worldwide as the home of golf, St Andrews boasts iconic beaches, a picturesque castle and cathedral, and one of the last remaining city gates in Scotland. But as well as this fascinating yet familiar heritage, there are lots more hidden treasures just waiting to be discovered.
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  11. Bloody Scotland, Malcolm Archibald

    Bloody Scotland

    Crime in 19th Century Scotland

    Malcolm Archibald

    £9.99

    In the 19th century Scotland was depicted as a land of misty glens, engineering innovation and inventive genius. But Scotland was also the home of brutal murder, terrifying riots, child cruelty, bank robbery and acid attack. This book exposes some of the crimes, remembered and forgotten, that rocked the Scotland of our ancestors.
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  12. Hidden Aberdeenshire, Dr Fiona-Jane Brown

    Hidden Aberdeenshire

    The Coast

    Dr Fiona-Jane Brown

    £9.99

    Hidden Aberdeenshire: The Coast, exploring the rich history and the most fascinating, quirky stories from the windswept lands beside the North Sea.
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  13. Lion Rampant, Robert Woollcombe

    Lion Rampant

    The Memoirs of an Infantry Officer from D-Day to the Rhineland

    Robert Woollcombe

    £7.99

    Lion Rampant is a powerful, authentic and moving story, telling with extraordinary clarity how the author, his fellow officers and the men of his company lived through one of the most bitter campaigns in history.
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  14. Glasgow: The Real Mean City, Malcolm Archibald

    Glasgow: The Real Mean City

    Malcolm Archibald

    £9.99

    There cannot be many cities where crime could mean anything from stealing a ship to singing a seditious song, but nineteenth-century Glasgow was a unique place with an amazing dynamism. The Real Mean City chronicles the century-long struggle of the forces of law and order to bring peace to a troubled city.
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  15. Banged Up, David Leslie

    Banged Up

    Doing Time in Britain's Toughest Jails

    David Leslie

    £9.99

    Banged Up is the story of six of the country's most notorious jails - Durham, Wandsworth, Pentonville, Wormwood Scrubs, Dartmoor and Holloway - and of the men and women who entered their gates, sometimes stood on their scaffolds and occasionally vanished before their time.
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