Many folk visit this site becuse they are researching Scottish family history. We would encourage a little lateral thinking and the exporation of books about institutions and places connected with the objects of their search. We ourselves have picked up much family information in this way.
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Books of special Scottish Interest
Looking to trace your family roots in Scotland?
Interested in where your family name originated?
Looking for interesting places to visit in Scotland?
Military History Books
Perhaps you are looking for a military history book?
Interested in a particular military unit or battle?
If you are looking for new or used books on such topics then you have found the right place. With around 2500 books on our Amazon site you'll be sure to find what you are looking for. Some books that we sell include:
- Scottish ancestry and history
- Scottish family history
- Scottish Local history
- The Highland regiments
- Tourist guides to Scotland
- Clan history and the '45
- Military history books including:
- The Boer War and the Napoleonic Wars
- The American and English Civil Wars
- All things military
Look out also for our section on rare, unusual collectible books:-
See the other pages on this site for a sample of our stock : new additions are made nearly every day.
"All my life I have collected books about Scotland and things Scottish as well as books relating to military history. On retiring I decided to share this passion with others and buy and sell such books. Happily, I have accumulated a number of books which cover Scottish military history!" Ian Purvis
A recent Testimonial:-
"I recently purchased The Soap Man via Amazon from yourselves. I have left you feedback, but feel I need to thank you more. It arrived very quickly, and extremely well packed, and was in as good a condition as described. Thanks for taking such good care with your customers orders. Excellent, thankyou." Robert Jack .20th. June 2013
If you or someone you know would like to subscribe :
WE SELL OUR BOOKS ONLINE THROUGH OUR SITE ON THE AMAZON MARKETPLACE AND YOU CAN BROWSE OUR FULL STOCK THERE AT:- www.amazon.co.uk/shops/purviservice.
For further information on any of these books, please call us today using the telephone number at the top of this page or alternatively, please complete the form on our contact us page and one of our friendly staff will be happy to answer any of your queries.