The English Railway Station is an accessible, engaging and comprehensively illustrated general history of the architectural development and social history of the British railway station, from the dawn of the Railway Age to the ravages of the 1960's and the station’s rebirth at the end of the 20th century. http://www.english-heritageshop.org.uk/books/english-heritage-publications/the-english-railway-station
This book celebrates Blackpools rich heritage and examines how its colourful past is playing a key part in guaranteeing that it has a bright future. http://www.english-heritageshop.org.uk/books/architectural-history/building-conservation/blackpools-seaside-heritage
One of the locations used to film 'Into the Wood', Dover Castle's location, commanding the shortest sea crossing between England and the Continent has given it immense strategic importance. Buy the Guidebook and arrange your visit! http://www.english-heritageshop.org.uk/books/books-guidebooks/guidebook-dover-castle-2nd-edition
Here you'll find an amazingly varied range of absorbing and entertaining books. Immerse yourself in archaeology, conservation and architecture; discover the history of gardens, cookery and sports down the centuries; or explore the social history of our towns and countryside.
In this publication, Dr Simon Thurley, Chief Executive of English Heritage since 2002, offers his personal selection from the hugely diverse properties in his care, giving a unique insight into their history and attractions. http://www.english-heritageshop.org.uk/books/english-heritage-publications/english-heritage-director-s-choice
During and after the Second World War the RAF undertook a remarkable aerial survey, mapping the whole of the British Isles. This books shows a selection of these photographs focusing on London. http://www.english-heritageshop.org.uk/books/london-titles/shot-from-above
This selection of photographs makes use of the Aerofilms collection, acquired by English Heritage in 2007. It traces the outward expansion of places brought about by the availability of the car. How new arterial roads came into being to meet the needs of motor transport and how the centre of cities start to be rebuilt to accommodate it. http://www.english-heritageshop.org.uk/books/english-heritage-publications/englands-motoring-heritage-from-the-air
Aerofilms: A History of Britain From Above draws on thousands of images, including many that are rare or previously unseen, to present a vivid picture of the nation in the first half of the twentieth century. http://www.english-heritageshop.org.uk/books/english-heritage-publications/aerofilms