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Picture of Finding Arthur: The True Origins of the Once and Future King.

Finding Arthur: The True Origins of the Once and Future King.

Ardrey, Adam.

His quest to discover the secrets of the legendary King Arthur is supported by well-made ...

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Picture of The Secret Lives of the Nazis: The Hidden History of the Third Reich.

The Secret Lives of the Nazis: The Hidden History of the Third Reich.

Roland, Paul.

While they were demanding that the German people make sacrifices in order to finance a war...

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Picture of How to Bake PI: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics.

How to Bake PI: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics.

Cheng, Eugenia.

Many of us think maths is hard. But maths is actually designed to make difficult things ea...

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Picture of Darling Monster: The Letters of Lady Diana Cooper to Her Son John Julius Norwich, 1939-1952.

Darling Monster: The Letters of Lady Diana Cooper to Her Son John Julius Norwich, 1939-1952.

Cooper, Diana.

Lady Diana emerges as highly intelligent, funny, fiercely loyal, a woman who disliked extr...

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Picture of The Making of Home.

The Making of Home.

Flanders, Judith.

This tells of the evolution of the house and shows how the homes we live in today differ f...

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Picture of Origami Masters: Bugs: How the Bug Wars Changed the Art of Origami.

Origami Masters: Bugs: How the Bug Wars Changed the Art of Origami.

Gerstein, Sherry (ed.).

During the 1980s and 1990s there was much informal competition between top folders of intr...

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Picture of Art Rules! (and How to Break Them): How to Think Like a Modern Artist.

Art Rules! (and How to Break Them): How to Think Like a Modern Artist.

Gooding, Mel.

This boxed set offers a completely new way to enjoy and understand modern art. It shows yo...

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Picture of Roman Britain.

Roman Britain.

Hovell, Gillian.

A fascinating little book, it narrates the 400-year reign of the Romans, uncovering the hi...

$19.95 $7.95

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Picture of Serious Drawings Notecards.

Serious Drawings Notecards.

Johns, Marc.

The box contains 20 notecards and 20 envelopes, 5 each of 4 designs. We like them very muc...

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Picture of Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship.

Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship.

Kurson, Robert.

A thrilling adventure story about uncovering the ship that was once owned by Joseph Bannis...

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Picture of Saints, Sacrilege and Sedition: Religion and Conflict in the Tudor Reformations.

Saints, Sacrilege and Sedition: Religion and Conflict in the Tudor Reformations.

Duffy, Eamon.

His collection of essays aims to illuminate one aspect or another of ‘…the fraught and hig...

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Picture of The Origins of Grammar: An Anthropological Perspective.

The Origins of Grammar: An Anthropological Perspective.

Edwardes, Martin.

Psycholinguistic lecturer Edwardes gives us a knowledgeable and thoughtful book on the ori...

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Picture of Prisoners, Lovers, and Spies: The Story of Invisible Ink from Herodotus to al-Qaeda.

Prisoners, Lovers, and Spies: The Story of Invisible Ink from Herodotus to al-Qaeda.

Macrakis, Kristie.

This lively history illuminates a little-known aspect of espionage and hidden communicatio...

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Picture of Pop Departures.

Pop Departures.

Manchanda, Catharina.

This accompanied an eponymous exhibition and centres on the topics of consumerism and disp...

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Picture of Tenor: History of a Voice.

Tenor: History of a Voice.

Potter, John.

A wonderful account of the evolution of the tenor voice, which began slowly in the early m...

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Picture of Fierce Light: The Battle of the Somme July-November 1916: Prose and Poetry.

Fierce Light: The Battle of the Somme July-November 1916: Prose and Poetry.

Powell, Anne (ed.).

These selected pieces come from British, Australian and New Zealand writers who fought in ...

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Picture of Rolls-Royce: The Magic of a Name: The First Forty Years of Britain's Most Prestigious Company.

Rolls-Royce: The Magic of a Name: The First Forty Years of Britain's Most Prestigious Company.

Pugh, Peter.

Britain’s most prestigious car manufacturer is Rolls-Royce. This tells the story of the fi...

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Picture of Grow More with Less.

Grow More with Less.

Simeone, Vincent A.

Sustainable gardening is influenced by many factors, including the size of your garden, bu...

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Picture of Great Walls and Linear Barriers.

Great Walls and Linear Barriers.

Spring, Peter.

Casts a new perspective on walls and linear barriers as an essential part of strategies fo...

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Picture of How to Watch a Movie.

How to Watch a Movie.

Thomson, David.

Charming, funny and utterly unique, he offers brilliant insights into the art of watching ...

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Picture of Winslow Homer Notecards.

Winslow Homer Notecards.

A boxed set of 20 notecards, 4 each of 5 designs by the great American artist who ‘…introd...

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Picture of The Day of Creation.

The Day of Creation.

Ballard, J G.

Dr. Mallory, working in the parched terrain of central Africa, dreams of a new Nile that w...

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