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Icons of England by Think Books
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Focuses on icons that are quintessentially English. Published in association with the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) and introduced by their President, Bill Bryson, this beautifully designed tome is a a celebration of our shared rural heritage. "Icons of England" combines stunning photography and quotes, poetry, reminiscences and celebrity anecdotes. Contributors include: David Dimbleby; Griff Rhys-Jones; Ralph Fiennes; Richard Mabey; Prunella Scales; and Simon Jenkins.    View Details

The Rough Guide to England by Robert Andrews
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Make the most of your time with "The Rough Guide to England", the ultimate companion to this stunning country. The full-colour section introduces England's highlights, from afternoon tea at the Ritz to the beautiful North York Moors and punting on the Cam. Clue-up on all the top sights from the spectacular Tate Modern and the Baltic Centre in Newcastle to the Notting Hill Carnival and the beautiful Dorset coast. The guide takes a detailed look at England's history, literature, politics and cultural life.    View Details

A History of England in a Nutshell by John Mathew
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The history of England is a full and fascinating one, but all too often one gets caught up in finding out about one era, or daunted at the prospect of trying to discover more from such a vast expanse of information. A History of England in a Nutshell is a work covering England's interesting (and often bloody) history in concise yet enthralling detail. From the first century BC when the Romans reached England's shores, through to Queen Victoria's reign and the height of the British Empire.    View Details

Englands Greatest Players DVD
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A celebration of the players who've helped make England one of the most respected teams in the world for the past thirty years. All the stars are here from the 60's to the present day. A collection of the greatest players of all time including the world famous Bobby Charlton, Paul Gascoigne, Bobby Moore, David Beckham, Bryan Robson, Wayne Rooney, Gary Lineker, Kevin Keegan, Tony Adams and Alan Shearer. A star studded line up of talent to have graced the English National team. Men who have helped create the legend of England in the eyes of the world.    View Details

Visions Of England DVD
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Enjoy stunning aerial photography from the comfort of your sofa, as VISIONS OF ENGLAND takes you on a helicopter ride over the country's historical landmarks and beautiful landscapes. Accompanied by music from England's own Gilbert and Sullivan.    View Details
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England, My England - The Story of Henry Purcell DVD

Go Slow England by Alastair Sawday

I Never Knew That About England by Christopher Winn

England, Our England by Alan Titchmarsh
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