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Simon Jenkins is the author of the bestselling England’s Thousand Best Churches and England’s Thousand Best Houses, the former editor of The Times and Evening Standard and a columnist for the Guardian. He is also chairman of the National Trust.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Simon Jenkins

Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations by Simon Jenkins
Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations
Simon Jenkins
I could just write something like gorgeous or sumptuous and leave it at that but perhaps I should elaborate on this paen of praise showcasing the best Railway architecture in Britain. It’s not all high Victorian, the book also includes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017
England's 100 Best Views by Simon Jenkins
England's 100 Best Views
Simon Jenkins
Our crowded little country still has the power to amaze as the 100 views chosen by Simon Jenkins shows so well. There is the grand landscape, the coastal scene but also the village and city, a diversity of scene made...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
England's 100 Best Views by Simon Jenkins
England's 100 Best Views
Simon Jenkins
Our crowded little country still has the power to amaze as the 100 views chosen by Simon Jenkins shows so well. There is the grand landscape, the coastal scene but also the village and city, a diversity of scene made...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2013
A Short History of England by Simon Jenkins
A Short History of England
Simon Jenkins
A definitive and concise account of our remarkable past. There have been long synoptic histories of England but until now there has been no standard short work covering all significant events, themes and individuals. Published with the support of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/10/2012
A Short History of England by Simon Jenkins
A Short History of England
Simon Jenkins
This is a definitive concise account of our remarkable past. There have been long synoptic histories of England but until now there has been no standard short work covering all significant events, themes and individuals. Published with the support of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2012
Wales: Churches, Houses, Castles by Simon Jenkins
Wales: Churches, Houses, Castles
Simon Jenkins
The author's love and enthusiasm for Wales comes across in this definitve guide to the historical buildings of Wales which he has toured extensively. A great guide if you are planning a visit to Wales.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/12/2008

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