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Rural communities

Products In Rural communities (Total Products 38, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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Cider with Rosie
Our Price: £8.09
The classic evocative tale of an idyllic childhood in the English countryside ...
Entrepreneurship & Rural Women in India
Our Price: £36.00
Entrepreneurship has assumed prime importance, both in research and in action, for accelerating economic growth. An entrepreneur is a critical factor ...

Don't worry he doesn't bite
Our Price: £10.80
Liam Mulvin loves his job as a country postman. For decades he has crossed farmyards, moors and fields to deliver the mail to his appreciative rural customers. As he goes about his work, Liam shares, in a series of short essays, the country characters he comes across, the unexpected dilemmas and dramas he encounters. He muses about the unusual wild
Competing memories
Our Price: £75.00
The aftermath of modern conflicts, deeply rooted in political, economic and social structures, leaves pervasive and often recurring legacies of violen...

A wood of one's own
Our Price: £9.89
'Delightful... Pavey writes with warmth and spirit, and brings this space to life' Penelope Lively 'Captivating and grounded... If this book was not ...
Close to where the heart gives out
Our Price: £15.29
'Wind-whipped and salt-stung, Malcolm's account of island life is both grounding and immensely heart-warming. He is to GPs what James Herriot is to ve...

A zoo in my luggage
Our Price: £8.09
'For many years I had wanted to start a zoo . . . any reasonable person smitten with an ambition of this sort would have secured the zoo first and obt...
Remotely global
Our Price: £18.90
At first glance, the remote villages of the Kabre people of northern Togo appear to have all the trappings of a classic out of the way African cultu...

American fire
Our Price: £17.99
The arsons started on a cold November midnight and didn't stop for months. Night after night, the people of Accomack County waited to see which buildi...
Gilgamesh
Our Price: £7.19
'A beautifully written meditation on life and loss' Harpers & Queen Winner of the Age Fiction Book of the Year Shortlisted for the Miles Frankl...

Chen Village
Our Price: £24.30
The first two editions of Chen Village presented an enthralling account of a Chinese village in the throes of Maoist revolution followed by dramatic c...
Janesville
Our Price: £17.09
* Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year * Winner of the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize * 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year * A New ...

The Yorkshire Vet
Our Price: £17.09
In The Footsteps of Herriot. The life story of vet Peter Wright, as he walked in the footsteps of the famous 'James Herriot', from work experience with him as a lad - to taking over his practice in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Packed full of laugh-out loud moments, heartbreaking stories and transporting tales of his love for working with the a
Summer
Our Price: £3.50
How do you remember the summers of your childhood? For Laurie Lee they were flower-crested, heady, endless days. Here is an evocation of summer like n...

The pets at Primrose Cottage
Our Price: £7.19
A charming and romantic story about living the simple life and the joy of animals, from the author of THE VETS AT HOPE GREEN.Emma Nightingale needs a ...
The shepherd's life
Our Price: £8.99
THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER'Affectionate, evocative, illuminating. A story of survival - of a flock, a landscape and a disappearing way o...

Managing community practice
Our Price: £24.29
Community involvement is now at the centre of the UK government's social inclusion, neighbourhood renewal and health development programmes, resulting...
Going over home
Our Price: £12.59
An intimate portrait of the joys and hardships of rural life, as one man searches for community, equality, and tradition in Appalachia Charles D. Tho...

On the marsh
Our Price: £15.29
How the rewilding of eight acres of Norfolk marshland inspired a family and brought nature even closer to home. When writer Simon Barnes heard a Cetti...
The Yorkshire vet
Our Price: £8.09
The life story of vet Peter Wright, as he walked in the footsteps of the famous 'James Herriot', from work experience with him as a lad - to taking ov...