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Picture of Cradle of Chemistry: The Early Years of Chemistry at the University of Edinburgh.

Cradle of Chemistry: The Early Years of Chemistry at the University of Edinburgh.

Anderson, Robert G. W. (ed.).

Tells the story of Edinburgh chemistry within the medical faculty, beginning with an essay...

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Picture of The German Wehrmacht: Armoured Fighting Vehicles and Tank Defence.

The German Wehrmacht: Armoured Fighting Vehicles and Tank Defence.

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Picture of Relics of the Past: Treasusres of the Greek Orthodox Church and the Population Exchange: The Benaki Museum Collections.

Relics of the Past: Treasusres of the Greek Orthodox Church and the Population Exchange: The Benaki Museum Collections.

Ballian, Anna (ed.).

After the compulsory exchange of population in 1923 many refugees brought with them beauti...

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Picture of The Mirror of Venus: Women in Roman Art.

The Mirror of Venus: Women in Roman Art.

Ferris, Iain.

Presents a coherent broad analysis of the numerous images of women in Roman art and attemp...

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Picture of Poseidon and the Sea: Myth, Cult and Daily Life.

Poseidon and the Sea: Myth, Cult and Daily Life.

Pevnick, Seth D.

Beyond mythology and religion, the sea was the centre of daily life in towns and cities al...

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Picture of Unearthing the Truth: Egypt's Pagan and Coptic Sculpture.

Unearthing the Truth: Egypt's Pagan and Coptic Sculpture.

Russman, Edna R.

Scholars reviewed items in the Egyptian collection of the Brooklyn museum and found many t...

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Picture of 28 June: Sarajevo 1914 - Versailles 1919: The War and Peace That Made the Modern World.

28 June: Sarajevo 1914 - Versailles 1919: The War and Peace That Made the Modern World.

Sharp, Alan (ed.).

Thirty seven days after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria the world...

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Picture of The Lives of the Greek Poets.

The Lives of the Greek Poets.

Lefkowitz, Mary R.

Lefkowitz has extensively revised and rewritten her 1981 classic to introduce a new genera...

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Picture of The Young Oxford History of Britain and Ireland: Empire and Industry 1700 - 1900.

The Young Oxford History of Britain and Ireland: Empire and Industry 1700 - 1900.

Dawson, Ian.

This very well illustrated history for primary school children examines the lives of ordin...

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Picture of The Secret Journal of Victor Frankenstein On the Workings of the Human Body.

The Secret Journal of Victor Frankenstein On the Workings of the Human Body.

Written as a diary by a German student who became obsessed with the idea of creating a liv...

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Picture of The Knowledge: Red Wine.

The Knowledge: Red Wine.

Grogan, Peter.

Wine of any colour is not just about grapes and places but about the winemakers who take t...

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Picture of Serving the Reich: The Struggle for the Soul of Physics under Hitler.

Serving the Reich: The Struggle for the Soul of Physics under Hitler.

Ball, Philip.

Tells the stories of the scientists who worked under the Nazi regime. Some tried to creat...

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Picture of The Pocket Guide to Royal Scandals.

The Pocket Guide to Royal Scandals.

Hughes, Andy K.

We all love a juicy scandal and this book is cram packed with shocking and bad behaviours ...

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Picture of The End of the Cold War: 1985-1991.

The End of the Cold War: 1985-1991.

Service, Robert.

Meticulously researched, his investigation into the final years of the war that had seemed...

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Picture of Empire Lost: Britain, the Dominions and the Second World War.

Empire Lost: Britain, the Dominions and the Second World War.

Stewart, Andrew.

At the outbreak of the Second World War in 1939, the Dominions of Canada, Australia, New Z...

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Picture of The Art and History of Globes.

The Art and History of Globes.

Sumira, Sylvia.

These days, globes are usually regarded as pretty furniture, but there was a time when the...

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Picture of Taken at the Flood: The Roman Conquest of Greece.

Taken at the Flood: The Roman Conquest of Greece.

Waterfield, Robin.

He explores a critical chapter in Rome’s mastery of the Mediterranean by providing minute ...

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Picture of Reportage Scotland: Scottish History in the Voices of Those Who Were There.

Reportage Scotland: Scottish History in the Voices of Those Who Were There.

Yeoman, Louise.

The author takes us through a pleasurable journey of almost two thousand years of Scottish...

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Picture of The German Wehrmacht: Main Front Lines on the Eastern Front.

The German Wehrmacht: Main Front Lines on the Eastern Front.

The DVD has a running time of approximately 60 minutes and deals with the Armed Forces, Ta...

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Picture of Last Boat to Normandy: D-Day Landings - The Veterans' Accounts.

Last Boat to Normandy: D-Day Landings - The Veterans' Accounts.

A group of D-Day veterans accompanied a camera crew on a trip to France where they met wit...

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Picture of The Knowledge: Opera.

The Knowledge: Opera.

Marks, Dennis.

Why are they singing and why should I listen? With opera this is the perennial question. W...

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