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ISBN: 9780857100979
AUTHOR: Simon Butler & Philip Carter
Walking the South West Coast Path Companion
Walking the South West Coast Path Companion
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This companion guide to the South West Coast Path is intended to provide added pleasure and knowledge for those have walked it in whole or in part, or those who are planning to walk it.

With the inclusion of over 200 illustrations Ė spectacular aerial photographs appearing alongside historic photos and stories Ė this companion guide paints a picture of the places the walker will find along the coastal route depicting them as they were in bygone days.

This background information will enhance the readerís experience of their walk, long or short, helping them visualise the small villages, seaside towns and ports through which they pass, as they looked in earlier times.

Philip Carter was born in Devon and was involved with the South West Coast Path Association from its inception. Few knew the Coast Path better than Philip, and he authored a number of books including The South West Coast Path - An Illustrated History, and Exploring the South West Coast Path, upon which this Companion Guide is based.

Simon Butler is an author and publisher living and working in the Westcountry. His recent books include The War Horses, Goodbye Old Friend and The Farmerís Wife. He worked closely with Philip on the publication of his walking guides and, up to the time of Philipís death in 2011, planned to publish several other walks books with him.

Imprint: PiXZ, ISBN 978 0 85710 097 9, hardback, 210x148mm, 144 pages. Published April 2015. Reprinted July 2017. Reprinted August 2019.

Somerset Coast from the AirSomerset Coast from the Air - £14.99
In this book we are taken by renowned aerial photographer Jason Hawkes on an aerial journey along the coast starting at Avonmouth, one of the most industrialised landscapes in the Westcountry, prelude to our travels in Somerset, journeying west for some 40 miles (64km) until we reach the North Devon border. Along our route are the major towns of Portishead, Clevedon,Weston Super Mare and Burnham-on-Sea, these large towns gradually giving way to villages and small harbour towns until we meet the moorland heights of Exmoor.
North Devon Coast from the AirNorth Devon Coast from the Air - £14.99
In this book we are taken by renowned aerial photographer Jason Hawkes on a journey along North Devonís coast starting where Devon meets Somerset on Exmoorís broad shoulders and heading south-west for around 50 miles or so (80km) to the Cornish border. On the way we look down on towering cliffs, wide sandy beaches, quiet river estuaries and hidden coves, all of which give this coastline its distinctive character.
South Devon Coast from the AirSouth Devon Coast from the Air - £14.99
Jason Hawkes is one of the countryís best-known photographers specialising in aerial photography. In this spectacular book we are taken on an aerial journey along the South Devon coast starting at Plymouth and heading east for some 115 miles (184km) to reach the Dorset border.
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