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Picture of Pamper Your Pooch: 30 Practical Presents for Dogs.

Pamper Your Pooch: 30 Practical Presents for Dogs.

Blondel, Rachelle.

These handcrafted projects range from a jaunty neckerchief and crochet handles for dull do...

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Picture of Journeys Through England in Particular: Coasting.

Journeys Through England in Particular: Coasting.

Clifford, Sue and King, Angela.

From Albion to Blowholes, Ganseys to Links, and Quicksand to Zawns, this is perfect for tr...

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Picture of Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan.

Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan.

Dalrymple, William.

A masterly chronicle on the disastrous British misadventure in Afghanistan during the year...

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Picture of Movie Night Menus: Dinner and Drink Recipes Inspired by the Films We Love.

Movie Night Menus: Dinner and Drink Recipes Inspired by the Films We Love.

Darlington, Tenaya and Andre.

The authors highlight some of the greatest dining and drinking scenes to appear on screen ...

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Picture of The Routledge Concise History of Twentieth-Century British Literature.

The Routledge Concise History of Twentieth-Century British Literature.

Dawson, Ashley.

Innovative and very handy, it identifies key writers and texts, presents a comprehensive t...

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Picture of The Pearly Prince of St Pancras.

The Pearly Prince of St Pancras.

Dole, Alf and Hudson, Jeff.

He tells of London life in the time of horses and trams, when people enjoyed singalongs ar...

$22.99 $9.95

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Picture of Around the Village Green: The Heart-Warming Memoir of a World War II Childhood.

Around the Village Green: The Heart-Warming Memoir of a World War II Childhood.

Dunn, Dot May.

She has written a charming memoir of her childhood in a close-knit mining village in Derby...

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Picture of Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution.

Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution.

Eltahawy, Mona.

She says that Arab women live in a culture that is fundamentally hostile to them, enforced...

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Picture of The Making of Home.

The Making of Home.

Flanders, Judith.

All cultures have a word meaning house, but not all have a word meaning home. Flanders tra...

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Picture of Italian Kitchen Garden.

Italian Kitchen Garden.

Fraser, Sarah.

The reason Italian food is considered among the best in the world is that the food tastes ...

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Picture of Nurse! Nurse!: A Student Nurse's Story.

Nurse! Nurse!: A Student Nurse's Story.

Frazier, Jimmy.

A true account by Jimmy, a middle-aged man, who came relatively late to the nursing profes...

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Picture of The Telegraph Book of the First World War: An Anthology of The Telegraph's Writing from the Great War.

The Telegraph Book of the First World War: An Anthology of The Telegraph's Writing from the Great War.

Fuller, Gavin (ed.).

These reports, many of them eye-witness dispatches, written by correspondents of the Daily...

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Picture of Five Minutes of Amazing: My Race Against Dementia.

Five Minutes of Amazing: My Race Against Dementia.

Graham, Chris and Holden, Wendy.

When he was 38 Chris was diagnosed with a rare form of dementia. After his son was born he...

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Picture of 1914 The Year The World Ended.

1914 The Year The World Ended.

Ham, Paul.

A must for anyone wanting to understand the causes and opening months of the ‘war to end a...

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Picture of The Lost Camels Of Tartary: A Quest into Forbidden China.

The Lost Camels Of Tartary: A Quest into Forbidden China.

Hare, John.

He made a total of four journeys into the Mongolian Gobi and Gashun Gobi deserts, searchin...

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Picture of Say No to Arthritis: The Proven Drug-Free Guide to Preventing and Relieving Arthritis.

Say No to Arthritis: The Proven Drug-Free Guide to Preventing and Relieving Arthritis.

Holford, Patrick.

He describes the risk factors that contribute to arthritis, and how to avoid them. He then...

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Picture of A Brief History of British Sea Power.

A Brief History of British Sea Power.

Howarth, David.

Describes the growth of British skill and confidence at sea, from its obscure beginnings 1...

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Picture of The Audacious Crimes of Colonel Blood: The Spy Who Stole the Crown Jewels and Became the King's Secret Agent.

The Audacious Crimes of Colonel Blood: The Spy Who Stole the Crown Jewels and Became the King's Secret Agent.

Hutchinson, Robert.

Colonel Thomas Blood was a mysterious and charismatic character whose many amazing exploit...

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Picture of Measuring the World.

Measuring the World.

Kehlmann, Daniel.

A historical novel of Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Frederick Gauss who set out to measu...

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Picture of Dylan Thomas: A New Life.

Dylan Thomas: A New Life.

Lycett, Andrew.

Type the title of Thomas‘s ‘Do not go gentle into that dark night’ into Google, and it wil...

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Picture of Panda: Back from the Brink.

Panda: Back from the Brink.

Mengqi, Zhou.

The iconic giant panda is unique (it has no immediately close relative in the animal world...

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Picture of The Aliens Are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe.

The Aliens Are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe.

Miller, Ben.

He weaves together space exploration, the evolution of life on Earth, and our search for l...

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Picture of New Letter Writer for the Use of Gentlemen with Applications for Situations and a Copious Appendix of Forms of Address, Bills, Receipts and Other Useful Matter.

New Letter Writer for the Use of Gentlemen with Applications for Situations and a Copious Appendix of Forms of Address, Bills, Receipts and Other Useful Matter.

Originally published in 1890, it certainly shows that manners have changed, though affecti...

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Picture of Marching to the Drums: A History of Military Drums and Drummers.

Marching to the Drums: A History of Military Drums and Drummers.

Norris, John.

The drum is universally regarded as the most basic of all human instruments, and military ...

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