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Tudors

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The Tudors

Author: Andrew Langley
Publication Date: 13 June 1995

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This series provides an examination of British history which encourages children to investigate the past and appreciate the key concepts of continuity and change. This pupil book covers specific events, key themes and famous people of the Tudor period, and includes a list of places to visit.

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How Would You Survive as an Ancient Roman?

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How Would You Survive as an Ancient Roman?

Author: Anita Ganeri
Publication Date: 19940728

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A title from the new HOW WOULD YOU SURVIVE? series, with artwork to accompany information on all aspects of the period, with a survival quiz and ratings, and full colour poster inside the jacket. Suitable for the National Curriculum Key Stage 2/3.

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Complete Bloody History of Britain Omnibus

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The Complete Bloody History of Britain Omnibus

Author: John Farman
Publication Date: 5 October 1995

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Farman's two best-selling histories of Britain are brought together in one volume, consisting of "The Very Bloody History of Britain (Without the Boring Bits)" and "The Very Bloody History of Britain: 1945 to Now".

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British History

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British History

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Publication Date: 1 August 2006

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This is a reference book for anyone with an interest in British history. Drawing on the latest scholarship, this illustrated volume describes and analyses people and events that have shaped and defined life in Britain and the impact British history has had on the rest of the world.

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Equiano

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Equiano
The Slave with the Loud Voice

Author: Robert Hume
Publication Date: 1 February 2007

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Kidnapped from his African village when he was just a child, Equiano is taken as a slave to the West Indies where he experie...

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Germany

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Germany
Third Reich, 1933-45

Author: Geoff Layton
Publication Date: 19920600

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This second edition of the text has been updated to include two new chapters that chart the issue of resistance to the Nazi regime and provide an analysis of Nazi economics. Extended interpretations of German social and foreign policies of the time are also provided.

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Slimy Stuarts

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The Slimy Stuarts

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 3 December 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the SLIMY STUARTS, including 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!). These bestselling titles ar sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Dear fans

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GCSE Modern World History Revision Guide

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GCSE Modern World History Revision Guide
Pt. 1 & 2 - Revision Guide

Author: Richard Parsons
Publication Date: 23 November 1998

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Covers the popular GCSE syllabus and includes key facts and dates for students. This basic revision book provides explanations and hints, and includes colourful maps and pictures.

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Avoid Sailing on the

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Avoid Sailing on the "Titanic"!

Author: David Stewart
Publication Date: 1 August 2002

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The story of the first and only voyage of the ill-fated RMS Titanic is told through the eyes of J. Bruce Ismay, the managing director of the White Star Line shipping company. It charts events in the life of the ship from its construction and launch to its tragic watery end.

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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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Pharaohs, Villains and Thieves

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Pharaohs, Villains and Thieves

Author: Anita Ganeri
Publication Date: 3 November 2003

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Designed to accompany the ground-breaking TV series Ancient Egyptians - due for screening in November 2003 - this fascinating book vividly brings to life four thrilling events that took place in Egypt over 2,000 years ago, as recorded on wall paintings, etched in stone and written on papyrus.

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Enid Blyton Bible Stories

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Enid Blyton Bible Stories

Author: Enid Blyton
Publication Date: 1 September 2002

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Masks

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Masks
From Ancient Egypt, Greece, the Aztecs and Native North America

Author: Judy Lindsay
Publication Date: 22 October 2001

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The wearing of masks is one of the most ancient human activities, and remains as popular as ever today. This book provides eight colourful masks to press and wear.

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My Second Praise Book

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My Second Praise Book

Author: Hilda I. Rostron
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1965

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Great praise book for children...

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Your Love Is Amazing

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The Your Love Is Amazing
A 30-Day Worship Adventure

Author: Roberta Croteau
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Usborne Introduction to the First World War

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The Usborne Introduction to the First World War
In Association with the Imperial War Museum

Author: Ruth Brocklehurst
Publication Date: 30 March 2007

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Helps you learn about the first major conflict of the 20th Century. This title provides accounts of the major battles and how the innovations such as submarines, tanks, poison gas and barbed wire helped shape the course of the war. It explores the impact of the war on the home front, especially the changes it made to the lives of British women.

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Toilets

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Toilets
In History

Author: Elizabeth Newbury
Publication Date: 28 May 1999

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The Ace Place" series combines historical information with jokes, riddles and various activities. This title looks at the history of toilets from castle garderobes to communal toilets in monasteries."

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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 Egypt You Wouldn't Want to Know

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Things About Ancient Egypt You Wouldn't Want to Know

Author: Victoria England
Publication Date: 1 August 2012

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Want to know what happened to tomb raiders if they were caught? How long it took to build the pyramids? How embalmers removed the brain when making a gruesome mummy? Discover all these horrible facts and many, many more in Top Ten Worst Things About Ancient Egypt, a grim countdown all things terrible about life for the Ancient Egyptians.

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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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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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Short and Bloody History of Spies

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The Short and Bloody History of Spies

Author: John Farman
Publication Date: 5 October 2000

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Do you know how to make invisible ink or send a coded message? There is a glamorous aura to spies and the job they do. From Marta Hari to James Bond, the author uncovers the secrets that spies are taught in order to survive, and exposes the truth about the glamour, and it's not what you'd expect.

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Gladiator's Secret

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The Gladiator's Secret

Author: John Malam
Publication Date: 17 July 2003

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World Religions

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World Religions
Hinduism - Hinduism

Author: V.P. Kanitkar
Publication Date: 1 July 1989

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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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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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Dark Knights and Dingy Castles

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Dark Knights and Dingy Castles

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 20 June 1997

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Helps you find out about dreadful dungeons, cruel crusaders, ghastly ghosts that haunt creepy British castles, and the most famous man-in-a-can of all - Saint George. This title also shows you: Why the nutty knight chopped off his own finger? The revolting truth about a gong-farmer's job? What went on in the gruesome castle garderobes?

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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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