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Some artisits talk endlessly about the philosophical, cultural or aesthetic motives behind their creations. Other artists remain silent and place the interpretive burden on the viewer
Patrick Barkham relishes many aspects of the British coastline: 'old harbours, tacky resorts, big waves, sandy coves, humongous cliffs, oystercatchers, fish and chips, flotsam and jetsam, samphire, sunsets and, most of all, the desolate beaches he remembers from his youth
Survival programmes 'don't take a man...whose idea of wilderness is the back of a garden centre and drop him unsupported in the middle of nowhere'
Fairhead's book tells the story of two very different men, 'neither of whom initially regarded the other as entirely human'
In May 1848, two young Englishmen sailed up the Amazon and optimistically hoped to support themselves by collecting specimens of exotic fauna and flora for museums and collectors back home in Britain
A stunning profusion of maps, diagrams and infographics from every part of the world and every corner of the brain
They say you should never judge a book by its cover, but at first glance a librarian might quickly catalogue this exploration of the British Landscape under children's interest
Swiping for information has become so normal that a trip abroad can sometimes feel like a small amputation

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