History Of Bristol
Bristol Explores the colourful and fascinating history of Bristol through visible signs that it has left behind. This book takes a fresh look at some of the city's well-known - and not so well-know - buildings, and is also a guide to some of the many statues, columns, plaques and other memorials that can be found across the city. Full description
Sir Tony Robinson, the star of TV's "Blackadder" and "Time Team", takes you on a tour of his favorite city, discovering many of Bristol's hidden secrets. "Walk on history" with Tony as he shows you around the extraordinary history of Bristol, featuring The SS Great Britain, The Cabot Tower, St Mary Redcliffe Church (so beloved by Baldrick's friend Queenie), The Secret Redcliffe Caves, The Hotwells Spa, The Clifton Rocks Railway, Brunel's Great Suspension Bridge and The Matthew.
The Bristol Gunners tells the story of the Gloucestershire Volunteer Artillery (GVA) from its birth in the French invasion crisis of 1859 through to the modern day. An Italian revolutionary sparked the crisis which gave life to the GVA, and by a strange quirk of circumstances the GVA became intimately linked with the Italian people through two world wars.