Books tagged: manchester

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Spinneyhead Shorts 2 - Fast Fictions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirteen tales- from flash fiction to short stories- from Ian Pattinson. Encounter battling aliens, creepy graffiti, combat rats and the US Navy's least popular ship, amongst others. What they lack in words, these stories make up for in ideas.
Cold Duty: Selected Readings from the Diary of a Gelusian Repairman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Manchester, 1860. Jamie Broadman is ripped from his comfortable life in the stables and inducted into the family business: protecting the secrets of the royal family while building a stronger Britain. Britain would never be the same. Courtesy of the British Museum and the Broadman Estate, these are the edited diaries of the man who single-handedly created the modern world...by accident.
Savannah Bound
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lancashire cotton, Queen Victoria and Buffalo Bill. In 1896 cotton bestrode the world. Suzannah from Savannah and Ben from The Peak District are drawn into Manchester. Can they escape the malevolent entwines of Mr. John and the smart young men of business? Can Suzannah escape her small cotton town roots. Will she succeed?
Queen Victoria's policing Guide 1899 - Victorian & Edwardian Manchester
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This is a fascinating Victorian Bobby's Bible - unearthed quite by accident from the archives of my great grandfather - James Wood’s - a former Royal Protection Officer from personal effects, diaries and records, which had lain hidden and unseen for over 100 years. It is a rare and valued policing guide authorised by Queen Victoria.
High Speed Rail Meets the Laws of Physics - and Loses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In this paper John Hay-Heddle sets out serious problems with the HS2 Project relating to energy reserves, climate change, safety matters, costs and other operational concerns. He demonstrates that a 250mph Super-train is nothing like as “Green” as it
Fall From Grace
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Series: DCI Sara Hoyland Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Paul Foster is a social worker trying to make a difference. But what links him to an aristocratic Nazi sympathiser accused of harbouring a war criminal? And what has happened to his soldier boyfriend Jake over in Afghanistan? In this, the first DCI Sara Hoyland mystery, the intrepid detective with a murky past enters a long-forgotten world of political intrigue.
Sully - The Inside Story of Manchester City's Notorious Mayne Line Service Crew
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
For almost 25 years, Tony Sullivan has been a member of some of the most violent gangs following Manchester City. He has also toured Britain and Europe as a professional 'grafter'.
101 tips to get DRUNK in Manchester
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
The Chronicles of Spaceman The Central Manchester Slow Pub Crawl A fools guide on getting drunk in Manchester. This guide was written over the period October 2002 to April 2005. The Manchester pub scene is forever changing and not all the pubs in the crawl will still exist under the names detailed in this guide. The guide does not cover any new pubs opened after April 2005.
101 tips on CURRY HOUSES in Manchester
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
The curry scene in Manchester is a-changing. This book reviews a lengthy selection of curry houses in both Manchester centre, and Rusholme
All You Need
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Having seen a vision of John Lennon on a flaming pie, a young monk in the Beatles religion must travel to London, deep in the dreaded Rolling Stones land, to win back the original sacred music of the Fab Four.