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What They Don't Tell You About the Blitz

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What They Don't Tell You About the Blitz

Author: Bob Fowke
Publication Date: 13 June 2002

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Looking at evacuation, gas masks, bomb shelters, food rationing, the home guard and GIs, this book is a light-hearted approach to finding out about life in the Blitz. It explains how events in Germany led to World War II, how the British forces fought back and the effects this had around the world.

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Messiah?

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Messiah?

Author: Simon Danes
Publication Date: 1 September 1991

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A religious education textbook for secondary schools aimed at second and third year pupils. The framework is provided by Jesus' sermon in the synagogue at Nazareth in Luke 4 which focusses on freedom. The text is broken down into chapters, each designed to take one lesson plus homework.

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Pirates

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Pirates

Author: Fiona MacDonald
Publication Date: 1 May 2002

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Illustrated Children's Bible

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Illustrated Children's Bible

Author: Elena Temporin
Publication Date: 25 August 2006

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This illustrated children's Bible has carefully written text which is suitable for reading aloud to young children or for older children to read by themselves.

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Lion Children's Bible

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The Lion Children's Bible

Author: Pat Alexander
Publication Date: 26 July 1991

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A 4-million-copy best-seller for ages 7-10, this is the top children's Bible for home and school.

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Yoga Parade of Animals

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A Yoga Parade of Animals
A First Fun Picture Book on Yoga

Author: Pauline Mainland
Publication Date: 4 June 1998

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My Little Picture Bible

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My Little Picture Bible

Author: Diana DK
Publication Date: 3 November 2008

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From Noah's Ark to the story of Easter, this title retells 25 of the Bible's best-loved stories from the Old and New Testaments with watercolours.

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GCSE Media Studies

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GCSE Media Studies

Author: John Price
Publication Date: 5 August 2003

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Written by an author who has experience of working in the newspaper industry and teaching of Media Studies, this new textbook contains 8 sections based on media forms.

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War Children

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War Children

Author: Phil Robins
Publication Date: 24 October 2005

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Using taped interviews from the Imperial War Museum's extensive Sound Archive, Phil Robins has gathered together this co...

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Hazardous History

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Hazardous History

Author:  English Heritage
Publication Date: 3 May 2006

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Life today has its problems, but it wasn't so long ago that everyday life in the home, let alone going out to work or simply negotiating public spaces, was fraught with danger. Disease was an ever-present menace in Victorian streets. Set against this backcloth, history was hazardous indeed - as this book explains.

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1314 and All That

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1314 and All That

Author: Scoular Anderson
Publication Date: 19981100

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Written for a young audience Scoular's lively text and hilarious illustrations bring to life Scotland's turbulent and fascinating past. A must for any Scottish child or anyone who wants the history of Scotland with a twist.

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Guy Fawkes

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Guy Fawkes

Author: Leon Ashworth
Publication Date: 24 September 2004

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I'll Pray Anyway

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I'll Pray Anyway
The Story of Daniel

Author: Marilyn Lashbrook
Publication Date: 1 June 1998

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Children love to listen and, even more, love to participate. Here, children can participate in the fun as they listen to the story of Daniel - by answering questions, pointing and making sounds.

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Wall That Did Not Fall

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The Wall That Did Not Fall
The Story of Rahab's Faith

Author: Marilyn Lashbrook
Publication Date: 1 June 1998

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Here, children can listen to the story of Rahab's faith, and participate in the fun by answering questions, pointing, and making sounds.

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Elizabeth I

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Elizabeth I

Author: S.R. Turnbull
Publication Date: 30 July 2004

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Lively information book for beginner readers just learning to read on their own. Age 5+

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Mill Girl

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Mill Girl
A Victorian Girl's Diary, 1842-1843

Author: Sue Reid
Publication Date: 5 May 2008

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In spring 1842 Eliza is shocked when she is sent to work in the Manchester cotton mills - the noisy, suffocating mills. The work is backbreaking and dangerous - and when she sees her friends' lives wrecked by poverty, sickness and unrest, Eliza realizes she must fight to escape the fate of a mill girl...

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Great Plague

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The Great Plague
A London Girl's Diary, 1665-1666

Author: Pamela Oldfield
Publication Date: 5 May 2008

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THE GREAT PLAGUE is a thrilling story of a young girl during the epidemic of 1665. Alice is looking forward to being back in London. But the plague is spreading quickly, and as each day passes more red crosses appear on doors. When her aunt is struck down with the plague, she is forced to make a decision that could change her life forever...

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Smashing Saxons

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The Smashing Saxons

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 19 February 2000

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"The Smashing Saxons" tells the terrible truth about the pillaging people who bashed the Brits but got nobbled by the Normans, including who got cow pats as Christmas presents or why wearing a pig on your head was lucky. Read on for foul facts on disgusting diseases and ghastly graves.

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Rowdy Revolutions

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Rowdy Revolutions

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 19 February 1999

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Helps you find out about the gruesome guillotine in the French Revolution, meet the legendary leaders like Leon Trotsky, and discover how to plan your own rowdy revolution. This title includes information on: Which Chinese emperor was overthrown by his mum? Why one revolution made ugly people very scared? And what Count Dracula was really like?

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Ruthless Romans

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Ruthless Romans

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 18 July 2003

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"Ruthless Romans" reveals the grim truth behind the greatest empire of all time - from the terrible twins who founded Rome to the evil emperors who made murder into a sport. Read on for the gory details about the cruel Colosseum and the people and animals who were massacred there.

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Measly Middle Ages

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The Measly Middle Ages

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 13 December 1996

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This history book offers the chance to read about the wild women, mad monks, naughty knights and crackers kings and queens of the Middle Ages.

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Measly Middle Ages

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Measly Middle Ages

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 4 May 2009

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Want to know a genuine jester's joke? Why chickens had their bottoms shaved? What ten-year-old treacle was used for? This book answers these questions.

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Awesome Egyptians

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Awesome Egyptians

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 4 May 2009

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Helps readers discover - Which king had the worst blackheads? Why some kings had to wear false beards? And why the peasants were revolting?

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Groovy Greeks

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Groovy Greeks

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 4 May 2009

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Helps readers know - Why some groovy Greek girls ran about naked pretending to be bears? Who had the world's first flushing toilet? And why dedicated doctors tasted their parents' ear wax?

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Vile Victorians

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Vile Victorians

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 4 May 2009

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Helps readers discover the story of murderers who wouldn't hang; dredger men fishing for the dead; and, stag hunting in Paddington Station.

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Slimy Stuarts

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Slimy Stuarts

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 4 May 2009

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Helps readers discover the story of: why some slimy Stuarts ate toads, snails and fleas, which king picked his nose and never washed his hands, and why people wore fish on their feet (bleeugh).

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Rotten Romans

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Rotten Romans

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 4 May 2009

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Lets readers discover the full story including after dinner fights to the death; Julius Caesar's fatal footwear faux pas; and, Emperor Heliogabalas and his cobweb collection.

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Measly Middle Ages

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The Measly Middle Ages

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 7 May 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the MEASLY MIDDLE AGES, including why chickens had their bottoms shaved, a genuine jester's joke and what ten-year-old treacle was used for. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

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Vicious Vikings

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The Vicious Vikings

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 7 May 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the VICIOUS VIKINGS, including Viking Gods in wedding dresses, corpses on trial and Death by booby-trapped statues. With a bold new cover look and a heap of-extra horrible bits at the back of the book, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

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Rotten Romans

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The Rotten Romans

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 7 May 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the RUTHLESS ROMANS, including what Roman soldiers wore under their kilts, how ancient Britons got their hair nice and spikey and why rich Romans needed a vomitorium. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

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Kingfisher History Encyclopedia

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The Kingfisher History Encyclopedia

Author:  
Publication Date: 1 November 2004

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Packed with intriguing facts and invaluable information, this fully revised and updated edition is the key to the past. From the founding of Rome and Byzantine Empire to the first Moon landing and the end of apartheid. Ages 8+.

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Modern Britain 1914 - Present

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Modern Britain 1914 - Present

Author:  
Publication Date: 20 May 2002

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The "British History Series" tells the story of the people and changing landscape of Britain. This title explores modern Britain and readers can find out, amongst other things, how Britain lost her empire, why there were two World Wars, and what the abdication crisis was about.

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Nasty Pirates You Wouldn't Want to Meet

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Nasty Pirates You Wouldn't Want to Meet

Author: Fiona MacDonald
Publication Date: 1 August 2010

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Whether it's a Viking pirate wielding axe and shield or Irish duo Anne Boony and Mary Read in cunning disguise, this book features a wide variety of cutthroats and vagabonds from all across the world. It helps you learn about their amazing boats, their fearsome flags and their fierce weapons.

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Things About Ancient Rome You Wouldn't Want to Know

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Things About Ancient Rome You Wouldn't Want to Know

Author: Victoria England
Publication Date: 1 June 2012

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Top Ten Worst Things About Ancient Rome reveals the grim truth behind the greatest empire of all time - from the evil emperor who made murder a sport to the gruesome and gory gladiator fights which kept the blood-thirsty Romans entertained. Find out about Pompeii, Roman slaves and many, many more terrible things about life in ancient Rome.

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Vicious Villains You Wouldn't Want to Meet

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Vicious Villains You Wouldn't Want to Meet

Author: Jim Pipe
Publication Date: 1 July 2012

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From gun-wielding gangsters to dangerous outlaws of the Wild West, meet the biggest baddies in history and discover how they tortured and terrified their way to the top in Top Ten Worst Vicious Villains. Who drank their victims' blood as well as bathing in it? Find out the answer plus discover the grim truth behind many more worst of the worst.

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Things About Ancient Greece You Wouldn't Want to Know

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Things About Ancient Greece You Wouldn't Want to Know

Author: Victoria England
Publication Date: 1 July 2012

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Top Ten Worst Things About Ancient Greece unearths some of the most horrible aspects of Ancient Greek life, from the dangerous Olympic games to the tough military service of a Spartan soldier. Find out about the grim punishments for slaves, how restricted life was for women and much more in this countdown of all things terrible in Ancient Greece.

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Pirates and Their Caribbean Capers

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Pirates and Their Caribbean Capers

Author: Michael Cox
Publication Date: 7 May 2007

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Presenting the inside story from pirates' long-lost log-books, this work tells the terrible truth about real pirate life and shows all about the biggest, baddest buccaneers who ever sailed the bounding main.

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Heinemann Scottish History for Standard Grade: International co-Operation and Conflict 1890s-1920s

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Heinemann Scottish History for Standard Grade: International co-Operation and Conflict 1890s-1920s

Author: Elizabeth Trueland
Publication Date: 27 January 2004

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Designed to cover the most up-to-date Standard Grade requirements, these books should provide everything you need to prepare your students for their exams. There are exam-style questions and full-colour presentation throughout.

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Mummies, Temples and Tombs

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Mummies, Temples and Tombs

Author: Clive Dickinson
Publication Date: 3 November 2003

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Published to accompany Wall-to-Wall's thrilling, live-action TV series Ancient Egyptians - due for screening in November 2003 - this entertaining book vividly brings to life the stories of five fascinating people who lived in Egypt over 2,000 years ago, as recorded on original papyrus documents or etched in stone.

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Diary of a Young Girl

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The Diary of a Young Girl - Definitive Edition

Author: Anne Frank
Publication Date: 31 January 2002

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In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years, Anne describes not only the daily frustrations of living in such close quarters, but also her thoughts, feelings and longings as she grows up.

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Gorgeous Georgians

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The Gorgeous Georgians
Horrible Histories

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 20 February 1998

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This text describes the people who lived in Georgian times, from lords and ladies with personal hygiene problems to the poor. Find out about: horrible highway men; raging revolutions; plundering pirates; guys who wore wigs and makeup; and schoolchildren who went to war with their teachers.

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Bible

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Bible - Good News Bible

Author:  
Publication Date: 1 March 2004

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This economical paperback edition of the "Rainbow Bible", a popular edition in the UK's most popular Bible translation, is used in almost every primary school and Sunday School in the UK. It has a new setting and all-new colour illustrations of favourite Bible stories.

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Berlin Olympics

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Berlin Olympics

Author: Vince Cross
Publication Date: 5 April 2012

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Part of the "My Story" series, this title features a young girl athlete who has the chance of a lifetime when she qualifies to compete in the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

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King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table

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King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table - "Coming of Arthur"; The "Knights of the Round Table"; The "Quest of the Holy"

Author: Roger Lancelyn Green
Publication Date: 30 June 1994

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A legend is born when young Arthur meets Merlin and draws the mighty sword from its stone. This retelling brings to life King Arthur and the adventures of his Knights, from the quest for the Holy Grail to the final tragedy of the Last Battle.

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Frightful First World War

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The Frightful First World War

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 20 November 1998

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The details of the dreadful war that affected everyone, from peace-loving protesters to the suffering soldiers. There are ropey rhymes and sad songs, rotten rules and sinister superstitions. Here is the horror and the hardships of World War I, which lasted for four years.

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Dorling Kindersley History of the World

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Dorling Kindersley History of the World

Author: Plantagenet Somerset Fry
Publication Date: 19940825

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A history of the world from earliest times to the present, which approaches the subject from an international perspective, putting world events in chronological order and including comparative timecharts illustrating all the events over five continents. Illustrated in full colour throughout.

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Religion and Society

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Religion and Society
GCSE Religious Studies Edexcel (A)

Author: Sarah K. Tyler
Publication Date: 15 June 2005

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A textbook for students studying GCSE Religious Studies Edexcel (A).

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Understanding Citizenship

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Understanding Citizenship
Bk. 1

Author: Tony Thorpe
Publication Date: 25 April 2008

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New editions of this popular Key Stage 3 Citizenship series which are completely up-to-date and fully support the requirements of the revised National Curriculum.

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Christian Experience

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The Christian Experience

Author: J. F. Aylett
Publication Date: 5 June 2000

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A balanced, factual and culturally sensitive examination of Christianity for Key Stage 3 Religious Studies.

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Cut-throat Celts

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The Cut-throat Celts

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 18 April 1997

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The ghastly truth about the wild warrior race who weren't afraid to fight the Romans. The book includes stories about suffering saints, gruesome games for Celtic kids, and the dreadful Druids with their strange sacrifices and terrible trials.

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