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Volume 1394, Cape Town railway station --- Capital East Midlands By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 1394, Cape Town railway station---Capital East Midlands Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the... More > 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and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date.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
Volume 0434, 2013–14 East Midlands Counties Football League --- 2013–14 Gateshead F.C. season By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 0434, 2013–14 East Midlands Counties Football League---2013–14 Gateshead F.C. season 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and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date.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
Saint…or Sinner? By Kathleen Bartholomew
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'She was 17 years old when Reverend James came to the Baptist Chapel in her town for an introductory service.' Into Kate's life strode the charismatic Reverend James, and for her things will never... More > be the same again. Set against the backdrop of the industrial East Midlands, Kathleen Bartholomew's semi-autobiographical novella weaves its powerful themes of religion and rites of passage, taking the reader on an emotional journey before reaching its stark conclusion.< Less
Turned Out Nice Again By Deborah Tyler-Bennett
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Deborah Tyler-Bennett’s collection of stories draws deeply on that tradition. Inspired by the music halls and variety, these stories chronicle the lives of a linked group of characters in the... More > East Midlands in the heyday of musical comedy. Alf and Shirl, Vi, Courtney and Bean (“the boys most likely to…”) Beryl, and the redoubtable Grandwem are all expertly drawn and brought to life in these pages, their trials and triumphs, tragedies and tribulations.< Less
By The Way By Eric Hibbert
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Brought up with the brutalities of life in 'the pits', the cut and thrust of the building trade and the random acts of violence perpetrated by sickness and war, you would think that life would be... More > about survival. Think again. With a dash of humour, a slice of humility and a large helping of faith this life offers a recipe for living.< Less
LINCOLN 2015 CALENDAR By JOHN BENNETT
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This calendar contains original images to showcase the varied beauty of the historic city of Lincoln in the East of England. You will find some of the popular sights of old Lincoln, but also lots of... More > other images from parts of the city that aren't as well known to the passing tourist. This is a personal selection, so reflects my love of the green spaces and nature that enable the city to breathe. The calendar contains all UK and North American holidays< Less
Oakham In Bloom Portfolio 2008 By Oakham In Bloom
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The portfolio of Oakham In Bloom for 2008 to supplement the information for the East Midlands In Bloom competition judging. A guide to the floral displays and enviromental aspects of Rutland's... More > county town - the smallest county in England.< Less
A History of the Attwell Family 1640-1890 - Colour version By Bill Attwell
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This is the second in a series of three books covering the history of the Attwell family. Now in its second edition, and considerably updated, this full colour volume extends over 250 years, and... More > recounts the lives of six generations of Attwells during the period 1640 - 1890. The book reveals how a Master of the Waxchandler's Company knew King Charles II, and how the royal association ultimately led to our ancestor's downfall. It shows how the family then moved from London to the Midlands. There they settled and prospered successively as school teachers, a staymaker and then as watchmakers, returning eventually to London where they became one of the foremost families of butchers in the capital. This volume not only describes their lives, but also provides detailed biographical detail, numerous family trees, Wills, inventories, details of land dealings and much other fascinating information. Essential reading for all Attwell Family Historians, and an ideal birthday or Christmas gift.< Less
A History of the Attwell Family 1640-1890 By Bill Attwell
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Black & White version - This is the second in a series of three books covering the history of the Attwell family. Now in its second edition, and considerably updated, this volume extends over 250... More > years, and recounts the lives of six generations of Attwells during the period 1640 - 1890. The book reveals how a Master of the Waxchandler's Company knew King Charles II, and how the royal association ultimately led to our ancestor's downfall. It shows how the family then moved from London to the Midlands. There they settled and prospered successively as school teachers, a staymaker and then as watchmakers, returning eventually to London where they became probably the foremost family of butchers in the capital. This volume not only describes their lives, but also provides detailed biographical information, numerous family trees, Wills, inventories, details of land dealings and much other fascinating information. Essential reading for all Attwell Family Historians, and an ideal birthday or Christmas gift.< Less
Bobbies on Bicycles Two by Two By Noel & Katie Bailey
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An extended family from the USA, one of whom grew up in south east London, take on a significant road-trip from South East England, through the midlands, Yorkshire, Scotland, Wales and back via the... More > South West. So many images, one needs a book such as this to recollect everything. For the two young children who made the trip, this book will serve as an irreplaceable time capsule later in their lives.< Less