Pitkin is at the heart of British heritage and tourist publications. They are the leading publisher of high quality guides to British heritage sites and cities, often co-published in a range of languages. Pitkin Publishing is a trading division of The History Press Ltd which specializes in publishing a variety of history books. Since it started trading, Pitkin has become well-known over the years as synonymous with high-quality, well-researched, lavishly illustrated, good value books. They have a list of over 200 popular books, offering a wide range of history books and heritage guidebooks to Britain's most visited cities and tourist sites.