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Secrets Of The National Archives

Secrets Of The National Archives

by Richard Taylor

Secrets of The National Archives : The Stories Behind the Letters and Documents of Our Past

The National Archives is one of the most remarkable collections of documents in the world, holding over 120 miles of papers. In...
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Bitten By Witchfever: Wallpaper And Arsenic In The Victorian Home

Bitten By Witchfever: Wallpaper And Arsenic In The Victorian Home

by Lucinda Hawksley

Bitten By Witchfever : Wallpaper And Arsenic in the Victorian Home

In the 1880's, largely due to a growing number of cases of unexplained infant deaths, the evidence that arsenic in printed wallpaper was poisonous was g...
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100 Pocket Puzzles Great Britons

100 Pocket Puzzles Great Britons


100 Pocket Puzzles - Great Britons ; Crosswords, wordsearches and brainteasers of all kinds

100 quick and fun word puzzles based on famous British people in a cute pocket-sized package. Whether you are a wordsearch wiz...
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100 Pocket Puzzles Kings And Queens

100 Pocket Puzzles Kings And Queens


100 Pocket Puzzles Kings & Queens : Crosswords, wordsearches and brainteasers of all kinds

100 quick and fun word puzzles based on British royalty in a cute pocket-sized package. Whether you are a wordsearch wizard or ...
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A Short History of Truth

A Short History of Truth

by Julian Baggini

A Short History of Truth : Consolations for a Post-Truth world

How did we find ourselves in a "post-truth" world of "alternative facts"? And can we get out of it? A Short History of Truth sets out to answer these questi...
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Alice's Puzzles Through The Looking Glass

Alice's Puzzles Through The Looking Glass


Alice's Puzzles Through the Looking Glass

Sharpen your wit and wisdom with 80 riddles and conundrums set in Lewis Carroll's weirdly brilliant and brilliantly weird world. Lewis Carroll was an obsessive, inventive expert...
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Bletchley Park Brain Teasers

Bletchley Park Brain Teasers

by Sinclair Mackay

Bletchley Park Brain Teasers

Do you fancy mastering morse code? Discovering whether your crossword hobby might have seen you recruited into the history books? Do you think you could have outsmarted an enigma machine? If...
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Bletchley Park Codebreaking Puzzles Book

Bletchley Park Codebreaking Puzzles Book


Bletchley Park Codebreaking Puzzles

This collection of intriguing and challenging codebreaking puzzles forms part of a series of books produced by the Bletchley Park Trust. This paperback book has 128 pages and measures...
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Bletchley Park Codeword Puzzles Book

Bletchley Park Codeword Puzzles Book


Bletchley Park Codeword Puzzles

Use your powers of logic and just a little educated guesswork to unlock the key to the codewords in this super volume of over 95 puzzles. Each letter is represented by a number, and it's ...
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Bletchley Park IQ Puzzles Book

Bletchley Park IQ Puzzles Book


Bletchley Park IQ Puzzles

Use your powers of logic and just a little educated guesswork in this super volume of puzzles. Produced by the Bletchley Park Trust this book is a brilliant compilation to awaken your inner sl...
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Bletchley Park One Minute Puzzles Book

Bletchley Park One Minute Puzzles Book


Bletchley Park One Minute Puzzles

Part of a series of puzzle books produced by the Bletchley Park Trust. During World War Two, Bletchley Park was the workplace for thousands of people whose job it was to read the encryp...
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Britain's X-traordinary Files

Britain's X-traordinary Files

by David Clarke

Britain's X-traordinary Files

David Clarke opens The National Archives' own X Files to uncover the secret, official accounts behind legendary paranormal and extraordinary phenomena. From mediums employed by the police ...
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Brolliology

Brolliology

by Marion Rankine

Brolliology : A History of the Umbrella in Life and Literature

Humans have been making, using, perfecting, and decorating umbrellas for millennia--holding them over the heads of rulers, signalling class distinctions, an...
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Charles Darwin Victorian Mythmaker

Charles Darwin Victorian Mythmaker

by A.N.Wilson

Charles Darwin : Victorian Mythmaker

'Hugely enjoyable' - Spectator'

A lucid, elegantly written and thought-provoking social and intellectual history' - Evening Standard'

As a historian trying to put Darwin in the con...
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Curiocity: In Pursuit Of London

Curiocity: In Pursuit Of London

by Matt Lloyd-Rose & Henry Eliot

Curiocity In Pursuit Of London

'The most ingenious, informative, inimitable,individual, innovative, insightful, inspiring, instructive, intelligible,intoxicating, intricate, and simply interesting guide to the great cit...
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Da Vinci Trebouchet Kit

Da Vinci Trebouchet Kit


Da Vinci Trebouchet Kit

Leonardo’s take on the most powerful
siege weapon of its time. All you need to construct a working scale model of a 15th century design for the Duke of Milan.

approx. 350 X 300 X 200 mm assemb...
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Dazzle Battleships Game

Dazzle Battleships Game


Dazzle Battleships Game

This game is based on one of the most unconventional ideas ever to have come out of international warfare - dazzle ships! Inspired by the shock and awe of Cubism and Vorticism, the dazzle ships o...
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Folk Song In England

Folk Song In England

by Steve Roud

Folk Song In England

In Victorian times, England was famously dubbed the land without music - but one of the great musical discoveries of the early twentieth century was that England had a vital heritage of folk song an...
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Great Houdini's Puzzle Vault

Great Houdini's Puzzle Vault

by Tim Dedopulos

Great Houdini's Puzzle Vault

The Great Houdini's Puzzle Vault contains 100 puzzles inspired by the greatest escapologist ever to have lived. With puzzle chains where one wrong answer can leave you locked in a never-endi...
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Inventions That Didn't Change The World

Inventions That Didn't Change The World

by Julie Halls

Inventions That Didn't Change the World

Inventions that Didn't Change the World is a fascinating visual tour through some of the most bizarre inventions registered with the British authorities in the nineteenth century....
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