Books About Cambridge

Everyone has favorites!  Here are our favorite books about Cambridge:

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The imagery in this hardcover book is spectacular! You’ll see pictures of Cambridge street life, the many churches of Cambridge, the colleges and of course the river.  There are also images of University life as well as a short historical introductory summary of Cambridge.




Here’s Peter Pagnamenta’s  official illustrated companion that commemorated the 800th anniversary of Cambridge University.

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There are sections on undergraduate life, student politics, the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race and more. This book provides a good inside look at Cambridge University for prospective students and fun walk down memory lane for alumni. CLICK on the book image to learn more.


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Central Cambridge: A Guide to the University and Colleges:  Are you planning a visit to Cambridge?  Or perhaps you’re interested in the University of Cambridge.  There is loads of historical information in this book that makes a terrific companion for a walk though Cambridge or an advance look for your planned trip.  Many photographs and maps are included.