June 2017: GOTHIC REVIVAL ARCHITECTURE: My next new book will be available online and in the shops from
27th June 2017.
May 2017: I have just handed over another title to Countryside Books. HOMES FIT FOR HEROES will continue the story from THE TRENCH explaining what life was like for soldiers when they returned from First World War. It should be released in the autumn, just follow me on facebook to keep up to date.
April 2017: HOW TO DATE BUILDINGS: My first new book for 2017 is now out in the shops. This easy reference guide can enable those without a technical knowledge of architecture to roughly date buildings by recognizing details on their exterior. Its packed with hundreds of photos and only costs £4.95. Go to the period House tab for more details.
HOMES FIT FOR HEROES
My next book will explain what happened to soldiers who had served in the First World War when the guns finally stopped firing. It will outline how they were demobbed, what life was like after the war and how the authorities tried to improve their situation by building new houses. It will include details on the home front during the war, the role of women, Addison Act houses and how to find out more about relatives once the war ended. Follow me on facebook to keep up to date with this next project.
MAGAZINES AND WEBSITES
You can also find some of my work in various magazines and websites.
These include the Property Investment website, www.propertyinvestmentsuk.co.uk which provides advise and information for those wanting to invest in homes new or old.
Go to http://propertyinvestmentsuk.co.uk/the-best-property-development-opportunities/
for an example.
My books are often reviewed in magazines, local and national newspapers with critics appreciating the approachable format and clearly labelled drawings.
(the review on the left was from the Sunday Telegraph).
BUYING MY BOOKS
Most of my books are available on www.amazon.co.uk and through local bookshops, leading garden centres and other retailers.
The full range is always in stock on my publishers web site:
Any questions with regards to the books and artwork click like on my facebook page, trevoryorke-author.
Alternatively contact my publisher:
SOMME BATTLEFIELD TOURS
If my book THE TRENCH has inspired you to learn more about life on the Western Front, then there is no better way to discover more than visit the actual sites and museums in Flanders and France. I would recommend James Power's Battlefield Tours. They are specialists in Self-Drive tours to the battlefields of THE SOMME & YPRES. Just click on the button below to browse his website.
HOW TO DATE BUILDINGS:
An Easy Reference Guide
My new book packed full with over 300 photos showing the features on all types of British buildings which can help you date them.
£4.95/ 64 pages
YOU TUBE CLIPS
THE TRENCH: Life and Death on the Western Front
Britain's Railway Architecture and Heritage
Tracing the History of Houses
Victorian Gothic House Styles
Art Deco House Styles
Just visit youtube and put Trevor Yorke Books into the search box to find my other videos
ALL IMAGES ARE COPYRIGHT: CONTACT COUNTRYSIDE BOOKS FOR REPRODUCTION RIGHTS