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  • Survivors
    Survivors (English, Hardback) David Long, Kerry Hyndman

    Winner of the Best Book With Facts Blue Peter Book Award 2017Beautifully presented in a large, hardback format, and fully illustrated in colour throughout, this wonderful anthology is a treat for all the family.

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  • Bizarre London
    Bizarre London (Hardback) David Long

    A charming gift book of the strangest and most intriguing stories of London.

    $16.14 $18.25
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  • Jet the Rescue Dog
    Jet the Rescue Dog (English, Paperback) David Long, Peter Bailey

    As mascots, messengers, rat-catchers and even spies, animals have long marched into war alongside servicemen and women. Like Jet, a dog who searched through ruins during the Blitz bombings to find survivors, or Sergeant Stubby, a dog who caught a spy.

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  • Animal Heroes
    Animal Heroes (English, Paperback) David Long

    The PDSA Dickin Medal (regarded as the animals' Victoria Cross) has been awarded to just 64 animals, from the Blitz to present day, for their courage in times of crisis. Joe the plucky pigeon, who rescued over 100 lives by flying twenty miles in twenty minutes to deliver a message in World War II.

    $14.10 $14.95
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  • Diary of a Time Traveller
    Diary of a Time Traveller (Hardback) David Long, Nicholas Stevenson

    Meet some of the most interesting people in history in this time-travelling book that visits the Romans, Greeks, Ancient Egyptians and more than 25 other exciting times and places.

    $22.52 $25.50
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  • Bizarre Scotland
    Bizarre Scotland (English, Hardback) David Long

    A new title by the author of Bizarre London, this takes a close look at eccentric, secret, unusual and plain weird aspects of Scotland and its history.

    $13.32 $16.95
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  • A History of London in 100 Places
    A History of London in 100 Places (English, Hardback) David Long

    From Roman Londinium to the seething modern metropolis of today, journey through 2,000 years of the world's most vibrant capital.

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  • Clinical Engineering
    Clinical Engineering (English, Hardback) Azzam F. G. Taktak

    Intended for professionals and students in the clinical engineering field who need to successfully deploy medical technologies, this book provides a broad reference to the core elements of the subject and draws from the expertise of a range of authors selected on the basis of their experience in their field.

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  • Early Reader Non Fiction: Dinosaurs
    Early Reader Non Fiction: Dinosaurs (Paperback) David Long, Nicky O'Byrne

    It's never too early to find out about dinosaurs with this brand new green Early Reader factbook.

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  • Pirates Magnified
    Pirates Magnified (English, Hardback) Professor David Long

    Ahoy shipmate! Grab your magnifying glass and seek out history's most notorious pirates in this swashbuckling search-and-find adventure, packed with over 200 things to spot! Explore the lives of 10 real pirates and learn about life on the high seas, whilst using the free magnifying glass to spot more than 200 pirate-themed items in each eye-boggling illustration. Kids will have fun using the...

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  • A History of London in 50 Lives
    A History of London in 50 Lives (English, Paperback) David Long

    Meet 50 of the English capital's most eccentric, revolutionary, bloodthirsty, ingenious and generally extraordinary characters

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  • English Country House Eccentrics
    English Country House Eccentrics (English, Hardback) David Long

    The 12th Duke of Bedford, for example, preferred parrots to people - forcing his children to steal the birds' food to make up their meagre rations - while the 5th Duke of Portland paid his staff a bonus on the understanding they would never speak to him.

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  • London's Big Day
    London's Big Day (English, Paperback) David Long, Gavin Whitelaw

    Far less familiar are the scenes in the streets outside, however, where huge crowds assembled to see a procession of state coaches and historic regiments marching past public buildings festooned with patriotic banners and colourful grandstands erected outside many famous landmarks.

    $17.46 $27.95
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  • The Little Book of the London Underground
    The Little Book of the London Underground (English, Hardback) David Long

    With 980 million passengers a year, more than 250 miles of track, literally hundreds of different stations and a history stretching back nearly 150 years, the world's oldest underground railway might seem familiar, but actually, how well do you know it?

    $15.36 $16.75
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  • London Underground
    London Underground (English, Paperback) David Long, Jane Magarigal

    Paperback edition of an extraordinary collection of black and white photographs of London's Underground

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  • Wood Pallet Projects
    Wood Pallet Projects (English, Paperback) Professor David Long

    Getting Your FREE BonusDownload this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion....

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  • The National Archives: The Buildings That Made London
    The National Archives: The Buildings That Made London (Hardback) David Long, Josie Shenoy

    Take an incredible journey through the streets of London and see beautiful buildings as you've never seen them before! An elegant horizon of historic masterpieces mixed with sleek modern skyscrapers, the familiar London skyline seems to change every year. Using original architectural drawings from The National Archives brought to life by stunning artwork by Josie Shenoy, discover the rich heritage...

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  • War School for Dogs
    War School for Dogs (Paperback) David Long

    During the First World War, the British War Dog School was set up. Find out how it trained dogs to carry messages along the trenches, helping the war effort and saving lives.

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