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Coin Finds in Britain
A Collector's Guide
Written by Michael Cuddeford


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $7.95

The purpose of this book is to provide the reader with an overview of the types of coins commonly found in the soil of Britain. Coin finds occur with surprising regularity and are commonly uncovered by gardeners and building workers, but more often by archaeologists and metal detector users. Although there... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Wehrmacht Combat Helmets 1933-45

Written by Brian Bell
Illustrated by Kevin Lyles


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $14.95

The German Stahlhelm is perhaps the most recognizable image of World War II (1939-1945). Manufactured in its millions, it was used or copied by many countries. It is still one of the most collected relics of the war; but despite its relative availability, prices have reached levels that challenge collectors to... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Airfix Kits

Written by Trevor Pask


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $9.95

With the aid of stringy glue and scalpel-sliced fingers, young and old have turned display cabinets and bedrooms into mini-museums, or tiny battlefields. This book looks at the fascinating tale of this British company - a pioneer in the world of modelling - as well as its products, its changing fortunes... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Poole Pottery

Written by Will Farmer
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Poole Pottery is recognized as one of the most distinctive and most collected potteries of the twentieth century. Founded by Jesse Carter in 1873, by the 1880s the factory was well known for its tiling products, mosaic flooring and advertising panels. After the turn of the century the company flourished in... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
TV Toys

Written by Anthony McGoldrick


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

This book tells the story of toys based on TV programs (both from the US and Britain), and how these much-loved objects evolved over the years since the 1930s, through the 'golden age' of children's TV in the 1960s and 1970s, and then onto the 1980s until now, including Pinky &... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Clerical Vestments
Ceremonial Dress of the Church
Written by Sarah Bailey


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $7.95

Churches up and down the United Kingdom have some remarkable collections of the most exquisitely embroidered clothing which are part of our hidden heritage. Our cathedrals hold in their treasuries some of the most beautiful textile pieces ever produced in Europe and beyond. There is a whole fascinating history to these... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Beswick Pottery

Written by Val Baynton


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Beswick is typical of the numerous small scale ceramic factories founded towards the end of the Victorian era and manufacturing through the first two thirds of the 20th century. Like many of these companies Beswick produced a mix of tableware and sculptural ceramics adjusting its designs to take account of the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Breweriana
American Beer Collectibles
Written by Kevin Kious


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Though beer is one of the oldest beverages around, beer can collecting--particularly in the United States--really picked up steam in the 1930s when beer in cans first appeared. Since then, beer can collecting and breweriana has become vastly popular, with a variety of clubs and associations springing up across the country... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
British Postcards of the First World War

Written by Peter Doyle


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Postcards sent by men on the front, and to them by their families, are among the most numerous, and most telling, surviving artifacts of World War I. They tell us much about attitudes towards the war, and provide a great insight into men's lives, and into the thoughts and emotions of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Buckles

Written by Gillian Meredith
Illustrated by Alan Meredith


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

The humble buckle is an oft-taken for granted fastening, yet its usefulness and sturdiness has ensured that it has survived from ancient times through to the present day. The author provides a comprehensive typology of buckles, from the earliest designs to the most recent uses. With detailed records of the types... Read more >
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