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  • Athletics 2016: The Track & Field Annual 2016
    Athletics 2016: The Track & Field Annual 2016 (Paperback) Peter Matthews

    The cover photo of this year's annual is of Jessica Ennis-Hill, the 2012 Olympic heptathlon champion, who returned to the top of the podium at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing. The 29-year-old from Sheffield decided to compete at the championships only a month beforehand. As usual the annual is packed full of essential information for the track and field enthusiast, with results from all...

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  • Athletics 2015
    Athletics 2015 (English, Paperback) Peter Matthews

    Athletics 2015 is a fully comprehensive account of the fastest and fittest athletes who competed around the world in 2014. As usual the annual is packed full of essential information for the track and field enthusiast, with results from all major championships.

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  • Athletics 2014
    Athletics 2014 (English, Paperback) Peter Matthews

    Athletics 2014 is a fully comprehensive account of the fastest and fittest athletes who competed around the world in 2013. As usual the annual is packed full of essential information for the track and field enthusiast, with results from all major championships as well as reports of the World Championships in Moscow and a look forward to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and the European...

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  • House of Spies
    House of Spies (English, Paperback) Peter Matthews

    In this paperback edition of the first book on St Ermin's, Peter Matthews, a witness to the intelligence battle for supremacy between MI5, MI6 and the KGB, explores this remarkable true history that is more riveting than any spy novel.

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  • After urban regeneration
    After urban regeneration (English, Paperback) Dave O'Brien

    This book presents a comprehensive study of contemporary trends in urban policy and planning, bringing leading scholars together to focus on gentrification and its aftermath, with a special emphasis on the history and theory of community. Taking into account the changes to urban policy that followed the financial crisis of 2008, the contributors make a powerful case that the state must continue to...

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  • Who's Buried Where in London
    Who's Buried Where in London (English, Paperback) Peter Matthews

    An illustrated guide to the final resting places of London's rich, famous, and royal residents, sure to appeal to anyone wishing for an alternative history of the British capital.

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  • London's Statues and Monuments
    London's Statues and Monuments (English, Paperback) Peter Matthews

    The streets and public spaces of London are rich with statues and monuments commemorating the city's great figures and events - from Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square and Sir Christopher Wren's Great Fire Monument to the charming Peter Pan statue in Kensington Gardens, the range is glorious.

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    SIGINT (English, Hardback) Peter Matthews

    SIGNALS INTELLIGENCE, or SIGINT, is the interception and evaluation of coded enemy messages. In the ensuing war years the world battled against a web of signals intelligence that gave birth to Enigma and Ultra, and saw agents from Britain, France, Germany, Russia, America and Japan race to outwit each other through infinitely complex codes.

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  • Men Wear Stilettos Better Part 3 Ruby's Story
    Men Wear Stilettos Better Part 3 Ruby's Story (Paperback) Peter Matthews

    Ruby was born male, but hated this side of her life. Trapped in two world's, yet always dreaming of one. Struggling to live a gay life with her partner, yet always yearning for her own life to be fulfilled.Continuously battling with the gay lifestyle, and that of her own transgender lifestyle.Living a life of drag and sex parties,just to be able to make her goals seem achievable; as she struggles...

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  • Athletics 2013
    Athletics 2013 (English, Paperback) Peter Matthews

    August 4 2012 became a golden night for British athletes as in the London Olympic stadium, Jessica Ennis, Mo Farah and Greg Rutherford all won gold medals. But none of the trio grace the cover page of Athletics 2013. That honour goes to Kenyan David Rudisha. The book is the International Track and Field Annual and the editor, and other experts, considered Rudisha's 800 metres victory to be the...

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  • London's Bridges
    London's Bridges (English, Paperback) Peter Matthews

    Traces the history of all 33 Thames bridges within Greater London, exploring the architecture and stories from Hampton Court Bridge in the west to the iconic Tower Bridge in the east. This book is suitable for those interested in the history of London.

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  • Hot Sun, Cool Shadow
    Hot Sun, Cool Shadow (English, Paperback) Angela Murrills, Peter Matthews

    Hot Sun, Cool Shadow is the story of one couple's discovery of the Languedoc--a region of France near the Mediterranean coast and the Pyrennes--and their quest for a new home where they could have a simpler life and where they could "live to eat."

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  • Decentring Urban Governance
    Decentring Urban Governance (English, Hardback) Mark Bevir

    Decentring Urban Governance seeks to rethink governance not as a particular state formation, but as the diverse policies emerging associated with the impact of modernist social science on policy making, considering the diverse meanings that inspire governing practices across time, space, and policy sectors in urban context....

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  • Men Wear Stilettos Better Part 1
    Men Wear Stilettos Better Part 1 (Paperback) Peter Matthews

    Robert Garcia, was not your ordinary boy next door. For he had a secret that he kept from his family, whilst he was growing up. It was not until he left home, that he was able to explore his identity. Robert discovered Roxy, his female persona. As he left his hometown of Kent, to move to Brighton Sussex, did he discover the gay scene; and before long he befriended a drag queen, who would have a...

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  • The Man Who Forgot Christmas
    The Man Who Forgot Christmas (Paperback) Peter Matthews

    It was the Eve of Christmas 1990, when Anthony Miller lost his father in a road traffic accident. Not being able to cope with the grief, his mother places him in care, by the advice of her daughter and that of the local authorities; where over time she forgets about him. Those nine years in care would prove costly, as it would take away Anthony's Christmas spirit, as well as the trust in adults....

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  • Men Wear Stilettos Better Part 2
    Men Wear Stilettos Better Part 2 (Paperback) Peter Matthews

    Roxy Garcia, had come a long way; since those early days as Bobby. Having now secured himself a successful career, both on the cabaret circuit; and of runway. Were things now coming to an end, for this rising star? Having lived most of his life as a she, was Roxy now over thinking things? Could she have been mistaken by what she saw? Danni and Roxy, never held back from each other; as they had no...

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  • Scraggy-Tail Squirrel's Missing Walnuts
    Scraggy-Tail Squirrel's Missing Walnuts (Paperback) Peter Matthews

    Scraggy-tail squirrel, was named Scraggy-tail because his tail was not as fluffy as his brothers and sisters; so his mother made him stay at home until the day he grew the fur just like other squirrels had. Scraggy-tail decided that he would go out and pick up his pile of walnuts, that he had hidden the day before; so that his mother could bake him his favorite cake. He so loved walnut cake, and...

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