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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Glorious Gentlemen, Bruce Sandison

    Glorious Gentlemen

    Tales from Scotland's Stalkers, Gillies and Keepers

    Bruce Sandison

    £11.99

    Bruce Sandison takes the reader on a magical journey as seen through the eyes of some of Scotland's best-known and most respected gillies, stalkers and keepers.
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  7. Orkney's Italian Chapel, Phillip Paris

    Orkney's Italian Chapel

    The True Story of an Icon

    Philip Paris

    £11.99

    Orkney's Italian Chapel was built by Italian POWs held on the island during the Second World War. In the sixty-five years since it was built it has become an enduring symbol of peace and hope around the world.
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  8. Glorious Gentlemen, Bruce Sandison

    Glorious Gentlemen

    Tales from Scotland's Stalkers, Gillies and Keepers

    Bruce Sandison

    £16.99

    Bruce Sandison takes the reader on a magical journey as seen through the eyes of some of Scotland's best-known and most respected gillies, stalkers and keepers.
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  9. 10 Years of River City, Jeff Holmes

    10 Years of River City

    Behind the Scenes of Scotland's Favourite TV Drama

    Jeff Holmes

    £17.99

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    Published to coincide with the show's 10th anniversary, this is the definitive companion to River City - featuring 10 years of drama, unforgettable characters and behind-the-scenes secrets.
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  10. Famous Scots and The Supernatural, Ron Halliday

    Famous Scots and The Supernatural

    How the Supernatural Changed History

    Ron Halliday

    £11.99

    Famous Scots and the Supernatural reveals how, from the earliest times to the present, politicians, scientists, writers and artists have been influenced not only by the world around them but by less obvious and more mystical beliefs and experiences which have changed their lives and altered the course of history.
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  11. Take it to the Bridge, Lorraine Wilson

    Take it to the Bridge

    Dundee's Rock & Pop History

    Lorraine Wilson

    £11.99

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    Dundee has had a rich and passionate connection with music. This book takes us on a journey from the heyday of the dancehalls through to today's diverse music scene.
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  12. Aye Ready, Paul Smith

    Aye Ready

    Rangers War Heroes

    Paul Smith

    £14.99

    Aye Ready profiles the stories of a selection of the club's war veterans, the battles they fought in and their life and times in football in a lasting tribute to a band of men who represented Rangers with distinction.
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  13. Undiscovered Dundee, Brian King

    Undiscovered Dundee

    Brian King

    £9.99

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    Undiscovered Dundee is an anthology of lost civic inheritance. It is the story of forgotten disasters and buried heritage, of harmless eccentrics and brutal murderers, of heroes and villains, of strange events and everyday landmarks.
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  14. Gentle Johnny Ramensky, Robert Jeffrey

    Gentle Johnny Ramensky

    The Extraordinary True Story of the Safe Blower Who Bacame a War Hero

    Robert Jeffrey

    £7.99

    Gentle Johnny Ramensky is the astonishing tale of a boy reared in the poverty of the Gorbals who became one of the world's most extraordinary safe blowers.
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  15. Gentle Johnny Ramensky, Robert Jeffrey

    Gentle Johnny Ramensky

    The Extraordinary True Story of the Safe Blower Who Bacame a War Hero

    Robert Jeffrey

    £9.99

    Gentle Johnny Ramensky is the astonishing tale of a boy reared in the poverty of the Gorbals who became one of the world's most extraordinary safe blowers.
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