5 books on the list
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'An eccentric life, wonderfully told. Lady Anne Barnard was a brave traveller, artist and observer. Stephen Taylor brings her brilliantly out of the shadows.' Stella TillyardLady Anne Barnard lived at the heart of Georgian society, yet was never fully part of it. The Prince of Wales counted among many friends and she was brilliant in company. But s...
A fascinating read. #Defiance – source
Now is a good time to read this wonderful book by GeoffreyWellum. #BattleOfBritain – source
Surviving the Storms
Extraordinary Stories of Courage and Compassion at Sea
‘There’s water in the engine,’ he said. ‘The engine has stopped.’ This changed everything… Surviving the Storms brings together incredible first-hand accounts of rescues carried out by the remarkable RNLI lifesavers.In this collection of heart-wrenching and life-affirming missions, we hear blow-by-blow descriptions of some of the most dramatic resc...
Finished this excellent book @RNLI Worth a read. – source
Another great read @cjdemooi Wonderful book by Geoffrey Wellum. – source
Castles in the Air
The Restoration Adventures of Two Young Optimists and a Crumbling Old Mansion
Apropos my last tweet about #gwydircastle if you like a good haunting story,Judy's book is a must read. – source