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Welcome to Signal Books

Signal Books is an independent publisher based in Oxford, England. We publish high–quality, non–fiction trade books in the fields of travel, history, religion, philosophy, biography and current affairs. Our travel books offer the engaged traveller cultural histories not available in other guides. For the latest news, follow us on Facebook.

An excellent series of books written by people passionate about the places
— The Sunday Times

While the logistical specifics of travel—addresses, phone numbers, prices–will become the property of the internet, there will always be an appetite for inspiration from informed sources. This has been recognised by Signal Books‘ superb guides—cultural companions which disdain hotel and restaurant recommendations entirely in favour of informed, thoughtful and witty ruminations on each city‘s history, literature and art
— Independent on Sunday