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Sent to Van Diemen’s Land - Staffordshire Chartists By Gladys Dinnacombe
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The Chartists were a working class movement for political reform which existed in Britain during the period 1838 to 1857. They were named after the People's Charter, published in 1838 and had strong... More > support in many working class areas, including Staffordshire. The publication of the charter led to uprising, riots and an eventual crackdown by the Government. Many Chartists were arrested and transported to the colonies. Staffordshire born Gladys has researched some of the Staffordshire Chartists and their transportation to Van Dieman's land; modern day Tasmania.< Less
A Staffordshire Workhouse: Living in the workhouse of Newcastle under Lyme By Gladys Dinnacombe
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After returning to Newcastle under Lyme, Gladys finished her book on researching a family tree (Twigs, Twiglets and Branches). In the course of her research she encountered many uplifting stories,... More > but also some stories of those who are less fortunate. This led her research to the various poor laws and eventually to the institution known as 'the workhouse'. This book is about the Newcastle under Lyme workhouse, some of its history and the lives of the inmates, why they were there and what happened to them.< Less
Twiglets, Twigs and Branches: Growing a family tree By Gladys Dinnacombe
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Researching your family history can take a lifetime. It can be very frustrating but also rewarding. Gladys has been exploring her genealogy for many years. She has encountered pitfalls and brick... More > walls, but has produced a comprehensive tree that is the envy of many people. Using the story of her research, she takes us through the process of her investigations and gives us an insight into how we could build our own family tree.< Less
A Long and Winding Road - The Life and Travels of a Spiritual Wanderer By Gladys Dinnacombe
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Staffordshire born Gladys has lived a long and interesting life. In previous books she has written about her path as a druid. In this book you will read the story of the life experiences which formed... More > her spiritual practice.< Less
A Long and Winding Road - The Life and Travels of a Spiritual Wanderer By Gladys Dinnacombe
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Staffordshire born Gladys has lived a long and interesting life. In previous books she has written about her path as a druid. In this book you will read the story of the life experiences which formed... More > her spiritual practice.< Less
So You Still Want to Be a Druid? - Further Steps On the Path By Gladys Dinnacombe
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This is the second book in the series, taking you further steps into the wider world of Druidry. Gladys is a practical Druid, working closely with the natural world around us. Her approach is to... More > 'keep it simple and natural'.< Less
So You Still Want to be a Druid? - Further Steps on the Path By Gladys Dinnacombe
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This is the second book in the series, taking you further steps into the wider world of Druidry. Gladys is a practical Druid, working closely with the natural world around us. Her approach is to... More > 'keep it simple and natural'.< Less
The World Around Me - A Modern Druid Philosophy By Gladys Dinnacombe
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For over a year now, Gladys has been putting her thoughts into a blog where her homespun philosophy of life has touched her many followers. Each blog entry asks a question that sparks interesting... More > and, sometimes, complex answers. This book has 52 of these entries, one for each week of the year. Either read them in order, one a week, or randomly pick a page.< Less
The World Around Me - A Modern Druid Philosophy By Gladys Dinnacombe
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For over a year now, Gladys has been putting her thoughts into a blog where her homespun philosophy of life has touched her many followers. Each blog entry asks a question that sparks interesting... More > and, sometimes, complex answers. This book has 52 of these entries, one for each week of the year. Either read them in order, one a week, or randomly pick a page.< Less
So You Want to Be a Druid? - First Steps on the Path By Gladys Dinnacombe
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Gladys is a practical Druid, working closely with the natural world around us. Her approach is to 'keep it simple and natural'. This book reflects this approach. In six simple and beautiful lessons... More > you will start your first steps on the path into the natural world outside the concrete box in which many live. You will also gain an insight into the spiritual aspects of nature that inspire the wider Druid community.< Less