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Picture of The World's War.

The World's War.

Olusoga, David.

Explains how Europe's Great War became a multi-racial, multi-national struggle also fought...

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Picture of Journeys Through England in Particular: On Foot: A Celebration of the Commonplace, the Local, the Vernacular, and the Distinctive.

Journeys Through England in Particular: On Foot: A Celebration of the Commonplace, the Local, the Vernacular, and the Distinctive.

Clifford, Sue and King, Angela.

Explore the riches of England ‘s everyday surroundings with this charming little guide. Se...

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Picture of Great Scientists Wage the Great War: The First War of Science 1914-1918.

Great Scientists Wage the Great War: The First War of Science 1914-1918.

Van der Kloot, William.

Once the Great war was underway, there were bolts from the blue: unexpected problems needi...

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Picture of The Greatest Books You'll Never Read.

The Greatest Books You'll Never Read.

Richards, Bernard (ed.).

Behind each unpublished book is a unique and compelling story. Were the Canterbury Tales u...

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Picture of When the Lamps Went Out: From Home Front to Battle Front: Reporting the Great War 1914-1918.

When the Lamps Went Out: From Home Front to Battle Front: Reporting the Great War 1914-1918.

Fountain, Nigel (ed.).

Presents a surprising, immediate, sometimes humbling, sometimes uplifting insight into wha...

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Picture of Athens.

Athens.

Gill, John.

Athens is a historical anomaly. Excavations date its first settlement to over seven thousa...

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Picture of Great War Britain: The First World War at Home.

Great War Britain: The First World War at Home.

Gosling, Lucinda.

Popular weekly magazines such as The Tatler, The Sketch and The Queen, recorded the nation...

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Picture of The Theatre Guide.

The Theatre Guide.

Griffiths, Trevor R.

This reference concentrates on writers and plays you are actually likely to be able to see...

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Picture of Keeping Chickens and Other Poultry: Looking After Hens, Ducks, Geese and Turkeys.

Keeping Chickens and Other Poultry: Looking After Hens, Ducks, Geese and Turkeys.

Head, Vivian.

If you are thinking of keeping a few chooks to provide you with delicious eggs this has al...

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Picture of Women: A Century of Lifestyle, Fashion, Work and Play.

Women: A Century of Lifestyle, Fashion, Work and Play.

Hill, Maureen.

The past century has seen immense social, political and technological change, and the role...

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Picture of War Classics: The Remarkable Memoir of Scottish Scholar Christina Keith on the Western Front.

War Classics: The Remarkable Memoir of Scottish Scholar Christina Keith on the Western Front.

Johnston, Flora (ed.).

Christina Keith came from the small town of Thurso on the far north coast of Scotland. Hig...

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Picture of The Love of an Unknown Soldier: Love Letters Found in a Trench.

The Love of an Unknown Soldier: Love Letters Found in a Trench.

They were found in a secret corner of an abandoned dug-out, and brought back to England at...

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Picture of Landfalls: On the Edge of Islam with Ibn Battutah.

Landfalls: On the Edge of Islam with Ibn Battutah.

Mackintosh-Smith, Tim.

Ibn Batuttah of Tangier travelled the known world to its limits. He out-travelled Marco Po...

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Picture of Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies.

Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies.

Mantel, Hilary and Poulton, Mike.

Hilary Mantel won the Man Booker Prize for both novels. Mike Poulton was charged with adap...

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Picture of On the Trail of Queen Victoria in the Highlands.

On the Trail of Queen Victoria in the Highlands.

Mitchell, Ian R.

The author attempts to write with critical empathy on the peregrinations of Vikki Regina i...

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Picture of The Great War in Portraits.

The Great War in Portraits.

Moorhouse, Paul.

Looks at the bitter-sweet nature of a conflict in which valour and selfless endeavour were...

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Picture of The Plant Recipe Book: 100 Living Arrangements for Any Home in Any Season.

The Plant Recipe Book: 100 Living Arrangements for Any Home in Any Season.

Chapman, Baylor.

Each one of the 100 recipes specifies the type and quantity of plants needed; clearly numb...

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Picture of The London Book of Days.

The London Book of Days.

De Loriol, Peter.

Taking you through the year day by day, this contains quirky, eccentric, amusing and impor...

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Picture of Isn't All This Bloody? Scottish Writing from the First World War.

Isn't All This Bloody? Scottish Writing from the First World War.

Royle, Trevor (ed.).

The outbreak of hostilities in 1914 was met in Scotland with excitement and relief. In the...

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Picture of Games We Play: History of J.W. Spear amd Sons.

Games We Play: History of J.W. Spear amd Sons.

Schwarz, Helmut and Faber, Marion.

Founded in Bavaria by Jacob Wolf Spear in 1879, 'Spear' grew to become a highly successful...

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Picture of Newborn Puppies: Dogs in Their First Three Weeks.

Newborn Puppies: Dogs in Their First Three Weeks.

Scott, Traer.

Through colour and black-and-white photos, this gift book for lovers of dogs and puppies o...

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Picture of The Wedding Feast War: The Final Tragedy of the Xhosa People.

The Wedding Feast War: The Final Tragedy of the Xhosa People.

Smith, Keith.

All wars are terrible, but this one was particularly tragic: it was the last of 9 wars fou...

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Picture of Flavour First and Foremost: A Fresh Taqke on Flavour - 100 Unforgettable Recipes.

Flavour First and Foremost: A Fresh Taqke on Flavour - 100 Unforgettable Recipes.

Sosa, Angelo and Lenzer, Suzanne.

Each of these original, exciting recipes will tantalise your tastebuds. He combines ingre...

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Picture of Shrek!

Shrek!

Steig, William.

He wasn't always a movie star you know. This is the original story that inspired the movie...

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