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In the Shadow of the Ark

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In the Shadow of the Ark

Author: Anne Provoost
Publication Date: 6 June 2005

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Tells a cinematic story about the Great Flood as seen through the eyes of a young girl called Re Jana. She teaches the people the benefits of pure clean water and fragrant oils. Ham, Noah's youngest son, succumbs to her charms, confiding in Re Jana that his god intends to submerge the world and that only Noah and his family will be saved.

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10 Best Bible Stories Ever

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10 Best Bible Stories Ever

Author: Michael Coleman
Publication Date: 5 January 2009

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Includes the favourite biblical stories that range from Adam and Eve to David and Goliath.

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Victorians

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The Victorians

Author: Tim Wood
Publication Date: 19940100

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Provides information on life in Victorian England. This book aims to take the reader back to the 1800s to find out about the lives of the rich and poor during Victorian times. It covers such topics as Victorian clothes, food, homes, life in the country, life in the factories and the workhouse.

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Zlata's Diary

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Zlata's Diary

Author: Zlata Filipovic
Publication Date: 5 January 1995

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Zlata Filipovic was given a diary shortly before her tenth birthday and began to write in it regularly. But the distant murmur of war draws closer to her Sarajevo home. Her father starts to wear military uniform and her friends begin to leave the city. The pathos and power of Zlata's diary comes from watching the destruction of a childhood.

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Japan

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Japan

Author: Adele D. Richardson
Publication Date: 19 September 2002

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Birth to Bar and Bat Mitzvah

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Birth to Bar and Bat Mitzvah
A Rhyming Narrative

Author: Sue Gordon
Publication Date: 15 November 2006

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Smashing Saxons

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Smashing Saxons - AND Stormin' Normans

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 20 September 2002

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"The Smashing Saxons" tells you the terrible truth about the pillaging people who bashed the Brits. Meanwhile, "The Stormin' Normans" is bursting with fascinating facts about big bad Bill the Conqueror and his bully-boys who battled at Hastings and find out what really happened in 1066.

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Mythology of the World

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Mythology of the World

Author: Neil Philip
Publication Date: 18 October 2004

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Mythology of the World is a superb guide to the history of mythology in many different countries. From the ancient Greeks to the Aztecs, people across the world have created a rich tapestry of stories, characters and beliefs to explain the mysteries of creation, and the forces of nature and death. Ages 9+.

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I Wonder Why Greeks Built Temples and Other Questions About Ancient Greece

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I Wonder Why Greeks Built Temples and Other Questions About Ancient Greece

Author: Fiona MacDonald
Publication Date: 16 July 1997

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Designed to amuse and intrigue the young reader, this book combines high-quality artwork and lively cartoons with fun facts and simple analogies to provide an introduction to the world of the ancient Greeks.

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Victorians

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Victorians

Author: Ann Kramer
Publication Date: 6 March 2003

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Suitable for students learning about various aspects of the Victorian life including clothing, medicine and eating habits.

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Ancient Rome

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Ancient Rome
An Essential Reference Guide to Life During the Glory of Imperial Rome

Author: Kevin Maddison
Publication Date: 3 September 2007

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Includes information on Colloseum and the Circus Maximus, reveals what happened in a Roman market and looks at food, homes, farming and daily life. This book shows the colour, life and bustle of this ever-fascinating ancient city.

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Philosophy Files

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The Philosophy Files

Author: Stephen Law
Publication Date: 1 August 2002

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A brilliantly entertaining and original introduction to philosophy for teenagers

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Germany

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Germany
The Third Reich 1933-45 for AQA

Author: Geoff Layton
Publication Date: 29 July 2005

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Ensure your students have access to the authoritative and in-depth content of this popular and trusted A Level History series.

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Tudor and Stuart Life

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Tudor and Stuart Life

Author: John Guy
Publication Date: 31 July 2003

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A comprehensive, informative and highly readable introduction to life in Tudor Britain. Written by John Guy, an expert in t...

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Shakespeare

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Shakespeare

Author: Peter Dk
Publication Date: 3 April 2003

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Did you know special effects were used in Shakespeare's plays including devils and ghosts that came up through trapdoors in the stage? This work helps readers to discover the fascinating life and times of one of the world's greatest playwrights, from Shakespeare's birth in the town of Stratford-upon-Avon to theatre life in 16th century London.

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Ancient Greece

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Ancient Greece

Author: Anne Pearson
Publication Date: 29 August 2002

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This Eyewitness guide to the Ancient Greek world provides information on the mythical heroes and gods as well as the temples and statues still surviving today.

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Medieval World

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Medieval World

Author: Philip Steele
Publication Date: 17 April 2006

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Religion

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Religion

Author: Myrtle S. Langley
Publication Date: 29 August 2002

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Offering visual information, this title helps students whether they need to know about the wheel of existence, Christs Crucifixion or a Jewish Bar Mitzvah.

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Medieval Life

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Medieval Life

Author: John Guy
Publication Date: 31 July 2003

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A comprehensive, informative and highly readable introduction to life in medieval Britain.......

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GCSE History, Modern World History Complete Revision & Practice

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GCSE History, Modern World History Complete Revision & Practice
Pt. 1 & 2 - Complete Revision and Practice

Author: Richard CGP Books
Publication Date: 4 August 2003

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GCSE History, Modern World History Complete Revision & Practice

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Ancient Egypt

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Ancient Egypt

Author: George Hart
Publication Date: 29 August 2002

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Be an eyewitness to the unbelievable riches of the pharoah's court and to everything Egyptian, from amazing jewels to tools and from toys to immortal mummies. See the mummies of priests and kings; find out why even cats and dogs were mummified; and discover how hieroglyphics were diciphered.

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God Guy

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God Guy
Becoming the Man You're Meant to be

Author: Michael DiMarco
Publication Date: 1 November 2009

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Focuses on what it means to apply God's truth to the issues that matter to the guys. This title helps young males realize that being a man is not just related to age, but rather developing the character and principles befitting a man of God.

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What is a Christian?

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What is a Christian?

Author: Carolyn Nystrom
Publication Date: 1 September 2003

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This carefully worded, illustrated book offers simple but direct answers about belonging to Christ. Your children should learn what forgiveness and being a Christian really mean.

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Vile Victorians

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The Vile Victorians

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 15 April 1994

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Provides readers with the vile truth about the Victorian era - including when the first public loo was flushed, who had a gruesome glass eye for every occasion as well as a gruesome guide to causes of death during this era.

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Angry Aztecs and the Incredible Incas

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The Angry Aztecs and the Incredible Incas

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 17 September 2004

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"The Angry Aztecs" fills you in on the foulest facts about people whose idea of fun was ripping out human hearts. "The Incredible Incas" gives you the gory details about the incredible empire which ruled 12 million people.

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Barmy British Empire

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The Barmy British Empire

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 15 March 2002

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Giving you the brutal facts about how Britannia ruled the waves - from infamous antics in India to dreadful deeds down under. Read about savage slavers, rotten rebels and nasty natives, go for victory with Queen Victoria's quick eastern quiz, and meet the horrid heroes of the British Empire.

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Exploring Questions in RE: 2

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Exploring Questions in RE: 2
Bk. 2 - Pupil Book

Author: Graham T. Davies
Publication Date: 28 July 2005

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Developed by KS3 RE specialists, Exploring Questions in RE provides relevant, exciting RE focusing on how believers from different religious traditions respond to the fundamental questions and issues of life.

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This is RE!

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This is RE!
Bk. 2 - Pupils Book

Author: Julia Ingham
Publication Date: 30 May 2003

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A course for Key Stage 3 Religious Education. It builds on the QCA Scheme of Work, the National Framework for RE and the locally agreed syllabuses.

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One World Many Issues

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One World Many Issues

Author: Susan Amanda Kennick
Publication Date: 1 September 1997

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Short course syllabuses are taught over 70 hours and can be spread over either one or two years. For ease of use, 'One World: Many Issues' has been designed to meet these requirements with the inclusion of 70 double-page spreads, produced in full-colour, allowing one double-page for each hour of teaching.

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History of Scotland for Children

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History of Scotland for Children

Author: Fiona MacDonald
Publication Date: 1 June 2004

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This new, exciting history, which has been specially written for children and young people, traces the fascinating story of ...

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First Christmas

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The First Christmas

Author: Tim Wood
Publication Date: 21 April 2000

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A beautifully illustrated retelling of the story of Christmas, from Luke 1,2 and Matthew 2, suitable for under-8s.

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Who Were the Vikings?

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Who Were the Vikings?

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Publication Date: 28 June 2002

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This series consists of simple illustrated guides to answer children's questions about history and invite comparisons with life today. This particular title deals with the Vikings.

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Woeful Second World War

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The Woeful Second World War

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 7 May 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the WOEFUL SECOND WORLD WAR, including why the blitzed Brits ate chicken-fruit, sinkers and nutty, what really happened in Dad's Army and how to make a rude noise with a gas mask. These bestselling titles are sur

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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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Gorgeous Georgians

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The Gorgeous Georgians

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 3 December 2007

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Learn all about the GORGEOUS GEORGIANS with all the nasty bits left in. You probably thought that Georgians just spent their time prancing about in powdered wigs and pantaloons. Find out the horrible truth, like their sneaky schemes for hiding personal hygiene problems and about the schoolchildren who went to war with thei teachers

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Vile Victorians

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The Vile Victorians

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 7 May 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the VILE VICTORIANS, including the murderers who wouldn't hang, when the first public loo was flushed and about stag hunting in Paddington Station. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

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Frightful First World War

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The Frightful First World War

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 6 August 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the FRIGHTFUL FIRST WORLD WAR, including what the 'Fat King' did with food scraps ad dead horses and how sniffing your own pee could save your life in a gas attack. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

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Ruthless Romans

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Ruthless Romans

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 5 January 2009

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the RUTHLESS ROMANS, including which emperor enjoyed eating camel's heels, who were the terrible twins who founded Rome and which evil emperors made murder a sport. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

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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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Groovy Greeks

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The Groovy Greeks

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 7 May 2007

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about the GROOVY GREEKS, including why girls ran about naked pretending to be bears, who had the world's first flushing toilet and why dedicated doctors tasted their patients' ear wax! This bestselling book is sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans

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Terrifying Tudors

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Terrifying Tudors

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 5 January 2009

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Discover all the foul facts about the TERRIFYING TUDORS, including who invited Elizabeth I to see his brand new toilet, what you get when you sew the front of a chicken to the back of a pig and how to catch jail fever if you've never been to prison. This bestselling book is sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

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Viking Blood;  A Viking Warrior AD 1008

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Viking Blood; A Viking Warrior AD 1008

Author: Andrew Donkin
Publication Date: 3 November 2008

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It's 1008 AD, and after being injured in a raid that goes horribly wrong, Tor Scaldbane is devastated at losing his chance to be a legendary warrior. But then he discovers the sagas of his ancestors; glorious, bloody battles, ancient heroes, powerful gods ... and realizes that all might not be lost after all...

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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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Villainous Victorians

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Villainous Victorians

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 19 March 2004

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'The Villainous Victorians' lets you in on the darkest secrets of Queen Victoria's Britain - from hard-living criminal kids to harder-hearted toffs who were criminally cruel.

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Even More Terrible Tudors

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Even More Terrible Tudors

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 18 September 1998

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Takes you back for another look at the mad Tudor monarchs and their suffering subjects, who just could not help losing their heads. Read on for information about the good times and the gory from the great goose fairs to the painful punishments and trickery of the ruthless royal family.

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Slimy Stuarts

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The Slimy Stuarts

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 15 March 1996

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This history book describes the more gruesome side of the Stuart period. It tells why some Stuarts ate toads, snails and fleas, which king picked his nose and never washed his hands, and who wore fish on their feet. Facts about the revolting Roundheads and ghastly Guy Fawkes are given.

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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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Savage Stone Age

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The Savage Stone Age

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 18 June 1999

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Read on for incredible information on nasty Neanderthals, awesome archaeologists and curious cave paintings. Find out about the truth of Stonehenge and what suffering scientists do with Stone Age poo.

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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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Rotten Romans

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The Rotten Romans

Author: Terry Deary
Publication Date: 20 May 1994

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Follows life for folks in Roman Britain from Nero to Boudicca and includes a look at gory games, rotten recipes, and loads of frightening facts.

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