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Eastbourne Remembered By Mick Hymans
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Having lived in Eastbourne all my life, over 60 years now, I have noticed many changes – some good, some not so good. Shops and businesses that were thriving concerns used and loved by most... More > – Louis G. Ford and Woolworths to name but two – are now just distant memories. Being able to jump on to the rear platform a moving bus as it passed by or to have a choice of five or six town centre cinemas to visit are pleasures no longer available. The smell, sight and sound of snorting, hissing steam engines at the station are now long gone – as is the opportunity to catch one of these on a Saturday morning to take you directly to Birmingham or the North of England. Thankfully, photographers over the last 100 years or more had the presence of mind to capture these images, so that these scenes need not be completely forgotten.< Less
Haunted Experiences of Eastbourne By Tina Brown
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Ghost stories from the Victorian seaside town of Eastbourne and it's surrounding areas. Local author, Tina Brown has led the Hastings Old Town ghost walk since 1993, and has now produced this book on... More > the Ghostly tales from the Eastbourne area compiled from her years of research.< Less
Volume 3810, Listed buildings in Carden, Cheshire West and Chester --- Listed buildings in Eastbourne By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 3810, Listed buildings in Carden, Cheshire West and Chester---Listed buildings in Eastbourne Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human... More > knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Brinson's Column By Dave Brinson
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Through 2007 and 2008, Dave Brinson wrote a regular online 'blog commenting on politics, education and the arts from a perspective of "Eastbourne...and the World." From Labour's deputy... More > leadership contest, the ups and downs of Gordon Brown's first year in office, to the major events in Eastbourne such as the Save the DGH campaign and the disastrous Airbourne charging fiasco, Brinson's Column charted the events of two years with Dave's personal, forthright and irreverent comments. This book colects the best bits.< Less
Querelle By Piero Buscemi
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Two teenagers and their desire to change the world through the publication of a newspaper. The impact with the harsh reality of information controlled and manipulated by the political power. The... More > encounter with the experience of the periodical "the Sicilians" by Pippo Fava journalist, in the years of his killing at the hands of the mafia. Their flight into England, Eastbourne, looking for a different and alternative reality. Their return to places of origin, trying to rediscover themselves.< Less
Querelle By Piero Buscemi
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Two teenagers and their desire to change the world through the publication of a newspaper. The impact with the harsh reality of information controlled and manipulated by the political power. The... More > encounter with the experience of the periodical "the Sicilians" by Pippo Fava journalist, in the years of his killing at the hands of the mafia. Their flight into England, Eastbourne, looking for a different and alternative reality. Their return to places of origin, trying to rediscover themselves.< Less
Come Into The Garden By Di Sherlock
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Shortly after her 80th birthday my mother had a series of mini strokes, which brought on vascular dementia. At the same time my father was diagnosed with Non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Suddenly the... More > ordinary became extraordinary. The poems are interspersed with photographs taken when I cleared the house, a celebration of still life. 'It is a love story of such beauty and depth it takes the breath away and teaches us everything there is to know about family life and family love.' (Nell Dunn)< Less
His Last Bow By Arthur Conan Doyle
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The friends of Mr. Sherlock Holmes will be glad to learn that he is still alive and well, though somewhat crippled by occasional attacks of rheumatism. He has, for many years, lived in a small farm... More > upon the downs five miles from Eastbourne, where his time is divided between philosophy and agriculture.< Less
Davnob Generations By Roger Noble
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Davnob Generations is a collection of writings about the Davidson and Noble family history, taken from old Davnob magazines, letters, diaries, research, and transcripts of noisy conversations. And... More > there are some great old photos. The collection was produced for the 2008 Davnob reunion in Eastbourne.< Less
A FEW STEPS AHEAD By LORD HIGGINS
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Fiction - This book has just won the Random House Publishing 1st prize for outstanding fiction. - A realistic terrorist thriller to rival the very best. It blurs the edges between fact and... More > fiction. Will you get a copy on world book night? The author is giving away 50 copies along with The Spy Who Came In From The Cold sometime in March on the coast in Eastbourne!< Less