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Bermuda: Parish by Parish
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Bermuda: Parish by Parish

New for 2018, this is more than just another book of beautiful photographs. It’s a journey through Bermuda from east to west, which gives equal standing to each of the nine parishes, plus the City of Hamilton and Town of St. George. Each section begins with an introduction about the parish or municipality itself and the origins of its name (past and present), together with its coat of arms and two maps—the larger one showing the locations where all the…


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The Island’s Past through Painting

We may never know what inspires some artists to paint. But for Charlton Heston, his stint as the titular character in the production of Macbeth staged at Fort St Catherine in 1953 inspired him to paint the explosive scene at…


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Bermuda Nicknames

Ras Mykkal and SJD World are at it again! The two have teamed up to release their third book, Nicknames: How you got your nickname. A novelty book that dives into the stories behind the interesting ways Bermudians have a…


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Defenses of Bermuda 1612-1995

Bermuda’s incredible fortresses and defenses are visited by thousands of tourists and locals each year. Until now, very little information has been widely available about the design, development and operational history of these complex and varied structures. Defenses of Bermuda…


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The Man Who Foiled a Jamestown Massacre

In his newly released book, author David Edmund Pace reveals the remarkable early history of Bermuda’s role in the founding of America. This well-researched, cradle-to-grave account of the life of one man will be of great interest to Bermudians. Richard…

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Art for Everyone

This summer, the City of Hamilton will become home to four new art installations created by local artists, thanks to the innovation of the City of Hamilton Arts Festival. In a new project launched in 2015, the Festival has been…