Before retiring in 2011, Paul Auchterlonie was Librarian for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at the University of Exeter. He is the author of Encountering Islam: Joseph Pitts of Exeter, an English Slave in 17th-Century Algiers and Mecca. From 2013 to 2019 he was Programme Secretary for Devon History Society.
Julia Neville, Mitzi Auchterlonie, Paul Auchterlonie, Ann Roberts and Helen Turnbull
This book is one of the first to study the role of women in public and professional life from a regional point of view. It breaks new ground in considerations of gender in the early twentieth century and the history of Devon in the modern period.
Devon Women in Public and Professional Life, 1900–1950 - Votes, Voices and Vocations