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  • A Tragedy of Errors: The Story of Grace Murray, the Woman whom John Wesley Loved and Lost

    John Wesley's love affair with Grace Murray and the role that Charles Wesley played in preventing their marriage has long fascinated historians. John Wesley has previously been seen as the victim but in this new study, GM Best paints a picture of Grace Murray as a remarkable woman. Learn More
    £8.99

  • I Ain't Mad At Ya: A Black British Experience

    Published by Tangent Books in association with Bristol Archive Records, I Ain’t Mad at Ya by Owen Broomfield (aka Hulk) is a document of the social, cultural and political realities of growing up black in Handsworth, Birmingham in the late 60s, 1970s and 80s. Learn More
    £9.99

  • The Naked Guide to Bristol 7th Edition

    The new and fully updated Naked Guide to Bristol is out now! Order your copy today!

    In the ever-changing cultural lanscape of Bristol, the Naked Guide contains up-to-date listing of the best places to eat drink and be merry in Bristol.

    'The Naked Guide to Bristol is the funniest, most comprehensive and best guidebook to Bristol there has ever been.'

    'Taking an irreverent sharp stick and puncturing inflated hype and spin wherever it finds it, this guidebook gives you an up-close, in-depth and, above all, honest view of this great city.'

    The Naked Guide to Bristol is a witty and informative guide to the sights and sounds of Bristol. Whether you're after a big sight-seeing weekend or out to uncover the secret spots in the city, this guide will have you there in no time.

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    £12.99

  • Politics and Protest New Edition

    New and updated version of Politics and Protest! Packed full of new images, discussion and a glorious redesigned cover

    Don Pedro is an anonymous photographer who roams the streets of Bristol recording how people express their opinions through subverting advertising billboards, writing on walls, producing stickers and putting notes in windows. The billboards of Bristol in particular have long been a playground for a quick-witted group of political activists and anarchists who, under cover of darkness, subvert the corporate messages with their own slogans.

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    £12.00

  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 10

    The brilliant 10th Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology brings together an inspiring collection of engrossing stories selected from nearly 2,000 entries to the 2017 competition, and introduces 20 scintillating writers from around the globe. Learn More
    £12.00

  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 1

    The inaugural Bristol Short Story Prize anthology features the 20 best stories from the very first competition that took place in 2008.

    Shortlisted writers are: Rebecca Lloyd, Derek Smellen, Catherine Chanter, Anthony Howcroft, Susan Akass, Irene Black, Sue Coffey, Michael Karwowski, Fran Landsman, Nick Law, Miranda Lewis, Dominica McGowan, Charlotte Mabey, Ian Madden, Ian Millstead, Lee Taylor, Alan Toyne, Rebecca Watts, Tim Weaver and Joel Williams.

     

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    £12.00

  • Harry Bamford: Bristol Rovers' First Gentleman of Football

    The mid 1950s were a golden age for Bristol Rovers. At the heart of the team was their cultured right-back Harry Bamford respected throughout football for his skill and sportsmanship. His untimely death in 1958 shocked the whole city with thousands attending his funeral or gathering to watch the cortege. Learn More
    £12.00

  • Catacombs of Terror! American Edition

    A collector's item! Tangent Books is pleased to be in possession of the only copies of the American hardback edition of Catacombs of Terror! by Stanley Donwood available in the UK. Extremely limited quantities available of this page-turning chaotic crime thriller by the Radiohead artist.

    This beautiful hardback volume is published and printed in the US by Tyrus Books, and will get Donwood collectors' hearts racing.

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    £30.00

  • #40 Turbulence: Labour and Gender Relations in Bristol's Aircraft Industry During the First World War

    Turbulence describes how the expanding armaments industry of the First World war drew thousands of unskilled and semi-skilled workers – women as well as men- into Bristol’s aircraft factories. Skilled men in the workforce resented their arrival. They also defended their own exemption from military conscription. Learn More
    £6.00

  • #42 Ring Out The Thousand Years of Old: The Forest of Dean World War One Conscientious Objectors

    During World War One, 28 men from the Forest of Dean sought recognition as conscientious objectors rather than be called up to fight. This is the story of these men, the options available to them, the way they responded and what they did after the war. Learn More
    £6.00

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