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Exploring Britain's Canals by Paul Atterbury, ISBN: 0 00 218534 2, 192 pages, Published by HarperCollins, in 1994, A description of 10 waterways and a general gazetter, well illustrated with colour photographs by Ian Burgum.. Order now from .
English Heritage Book of Canals by Nigel Crowe, ISBN: 0 7134 6884 X, 136 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1994, Illustrated with sketches, maps and photographs (14 in colour). . Order now from .
Britain's Waterways: Cruising Rings and Other Things by Brian Roberts, ISBN: 0 86351 151 1, 80 pages, Published by GEO Projects UK Ltd, in 2002, An introduction to cruising the waterways.. Order now from .
Canal and River Cruising - The IWA Manual by Sheila Davenport, ISBN: 0 906754 49 6, 48 pages, Published by Fernhurst Books, in 1990, An illustrated introduction to inland boating.. Order now from .
English Canals Explained by Stan Yorke, ISBN: 1 85306 825 X, 128 pages, Published by Countryside Books, in 2003, An introduction to the canals and canal boating. Illustrated by Trevor Yorke.. Order now from .
Three Girls on a Boat by Jeff Robins, ISBN: 1-903172-62-4, 104 pages, Published by Barney Books, in 2006, A holiday voyage in the 1960s from Llangollen to Wheaton Aston on the Shropshire Union Main Line.. Order now from .
Cool Canals by Philllippa Greenwood and Martine O'Callaghan, ISBN: 978-0-9560699-0-0, 256 pages, Published by Coolcanalguides, in 2009, Almost everything about canals is covered to some degree in this enthusiastic book, subtitled Slow getaways and different days.. Order now from .
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