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Library open again

The Lord Coutanche Library is open again after the annual stocktake. Come on in out of the rain!

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New in the Library : Islands of the Mind

Islands of the Mind : how the human imagination created the Atlantic world (Palgrave, 2004). John R. Gillis explores the human…

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New in the Library : the Vikings and our place names

Three well-illustrated books by Jean Renault show how much the Vikings have influenced place names in the Channel Island and…

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New in the Library

Inspired to Teach  tells the story of the Salisbury Training College (College of Sarum St Michael) 1841-1978. Many Jersey teachers…

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New in the Library: underwater archaeology

Oceans  Odyssey 2, ed. Greg  Stemm & Sean Kingsley presents the results of the discovery and archaeological survey of ten…

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Finding fiefs

The Library holds Charles Steven's 1976 map of the known Fiefs of Jersey

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New in the Library: Continental Connections

Continental Connections: exploring cross-Channel relationships from the Mesolithic to the Iron Age, edited by H. Anderson-Whymark, D. Garrow & F.Sturt (2015) examines the…

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New in the Library

  Sisters by Barbara Mortimer features over 150 previously unpublished accounts of nurses who served during Word War II. Their stories…

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New in the Library: books by Barry Cunliffe

  Celtic from the West 2 (2013) ed. John Koch and Barry Cunliffe explores the new idea that the Celtic…

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New in the Library

Manorial records : an introduction to their transcription and translation. This book is aimed at local historians and genealogists wanting…

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