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Product Description: Find out what life was like in Britain before the National Health Service was introduced in 1948? How has medicine progressed since the Victorian times? Starting in 1871, this book takes a look at how hospitals have changed and how scientific discoveries have improved health care for all...read more

Hardcover:

9780750277754 | Gardners Books, April 25, 2013, cover price $21.70

Paperback:

9780750283540 | Wayland, November 22, 2016, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Find out what life was like in Britain before the National Health Service was introduced in 1948?

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Product Description: Find out how the holidays of British families have changed dramatically in the past 150 years as foreign travel has become easier, cheaper and more accessible. What were holidays like for Victorian children? This book looks at family holidays through the ages, from days out in the countryside, to British seaside resorts and more modern destinations...read more

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9780750279697 | Gardners Books, June 27, 2013, cover price $21.70 | About this edition: Photographs from The National Archives show how holidays were taken from the Victorian times through to the 20th Century.

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9780750283533 | Wayland, November 15, 2016, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Find out how the holidays of British families have changed dramatically in the past 150 years as foreign travel has become easier, cheaper and more accessible.

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Product Description: Find out how society's treatment of people who break the law was transformed in Victorian times with the introduction of an organised police force. How has this affected criminal activity? Have the punishments given changed over the years? Starting in 1812, this book takes a look at how prisons, and the treatment of prisoners, have changed over the past 200 years...read more

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9780750277785 | Gardners Books, May 23, 2013, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: We see how people were punished for the crimes they committed in the past.

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9780750283489 | Wayland, November 1, 2016, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Find out how society's treatment of people who break the law was transformed in Victorian times with the introduction of an organised police force.

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Product Description: Tudor Kings and Queens is the ideal, handy guide to what is a perennially popular era in British history. Beginning with the accession to the English throne of Henry VII, the author guides the reader through a succession of monarchs, who also included the infamous King Henry VIII, Mary I, Edward VI and Elizabeth I...read more

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9781784282523 | Arcturus Pub, October 15, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Tudor Kings and Queens is the ideal, handy guide to what is a perennially popular era in British history.

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Product Description: Welcome to a past that never was. Enter the world of Iron Sky, a new steampunk series that transports readers back to the year 1845, when war raged between France and Britain and Napoleon fought for the ultimate power. Only this alternative nineteenth century features things the Emperor never could have imagined: fantastical coal-powered robots, aerial steam carriages, floating cities, giant mechanical birds, and a new kind of secret agent...read more

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9781909645004 | Scribo Pubns Ltd, September 6, 2016, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Welcome to a past that never was.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. What would happen if there were no bees in this world? It would be a disaster! Without bees, we would, of course, have no honey. But we'd also lose a lot of other foods and useful products like cotton produced by plants that bees pollinate...read more

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9780531224878 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Each title in this series takes readers on a historical journey, examining how people coped in the past and how they developed ingenious ways to make life safer and less unpleasant.

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9780531224588 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2016, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: What would happen if there were no bees in this world?

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9780606387156 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2016, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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9780531224885 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Each title in this series takes readers on a historical journey, examining how people coped in the past and how they developed ingenious ways to make life safer and less unpleasant.

Library:

9780531224595 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2016, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: What if we didn't have mucus?

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9780606387163 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2016, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: This book traces the history of the world’s great religions from their foundation to the present day. Their development is shown in interesting visuals―such as maps and photographs―as well as informative yet concise text. Also included are short biographies of major figures, statistics, calendars of festivals and timelines...read more

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9781785991103 | Arcturus Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This book traces the history of the world’s great religions from their foundation to the present day.

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Product Description: Did you know that the plain-looking bags you use to brew a steaming mug of tea are steeped in fascinating history? This simple drink has caused wars, been smuggled, been the drink of the elite and even resulted ship races across the globe! This book describes the journey tea has taken, from ancient Chinese rituals to an everyday staple drink...read more

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9780750296618 | Gardners Books, January 28, 2016, cover price $20.40 | About this edition: Did you know that the plain-looking bags you use to brew a steaming mug of tea are steeped in fascinating history?

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Product Description: Did you know that the little white grains that sit in your salt cellar have an amazing story to tell? The simple condiment has caused wars to break out, empires to be conquered and black markets to flourish. This book describes the journey salt has taken, from prehistoric religious offerings to a staple seasoning...read more

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9780750296588 | Gardners Books, January 28, 2016, cover price $20.40 | About this edition: Did you know that the little white grains that sit in your salt cellar have an amazing story to tell?

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9780306795640, titled "Read 'Em and Weep: The Songs You Forgot to Remember" | Da Capo Pr, June 1, 1979, cover price $47.00 | also contains Read ''Em and Weep: The Songs You Forgot to Remember, Short History of the Celts

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9780292730557, titled "Indians of the Rio Grande Delta: Their Role in the History of Southern Texas and Northeastern Mexico" | Univ of Texas Pr, January 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | also contains Indians of the Rio Grande Delta: Their Role in the History of Southern Texas and Northeastern Mexico, Short History of the Celts

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This series helps children to develop critical thinking and debating skills. Each book examines a topic and presents readers with information to help them weigh up, debate and decide for themselves.

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9781406282665 | Gardners Books, September 11, 2014, cover price $88.60 | About this edition: This series helps children to develop critical thinking and debating skills.

Paperback:

9781406282719, titled "Let's Think About Pack a" | Gardners Books, October 8, 2015, cover price $55.95

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Product Description: Would you rather put your grubby clothes in the washing machine, or take them down to the river and beat the dirt out of them?This series takes readers (Ages 8-12) on a historical journey, examining how people coped in the past and how they developed ingenious ways to make life safer and less unpleasant...read more

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9780531220511 | Franklin Watts, September 1, 2015, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Would you rather put your grubby clothes in the washing machine, or take them down to the river and beat the dirt out of them?

Prebinding:

9780606374736 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, September 1, 2015), cover price $20.80 | also contains You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Soap!

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9780606374712 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, September 1, 2015), cover price $20.80 | also contains You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Money!

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Product Description: How have technology and science helped historians and archaeologists through the years? How does today’s technology help us understand the past? What role does technology hold for the future of history studies? From the invention of metal detectors through to today’s computer modelling of long-dead people, our knowledge of the past has always been improving thanks to technology...read more

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9781484626429 | Not Applicable, August 1, 2015, cover price $9.49 | About this edition: How have technology and science helped historians and archaeologists through the years?

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9781484626375 | Not Applicable, August 1, 2015, cover price $33.50 | About this edition: How have technology and science helped historians and archaeologists through the years?

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Product Description: How have technology and science helped artists through the years? How do today's artists use technology in their work? What role does technology hold for the future of art? From the invention of the camera obscura through to today’s digital painting and internet art, artists have always used contemporary technology to aid in the creation and display of their work...read more

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9781484626405 | Not Applicable, August 1, 2015, cover price $9.49 | About this edition: How have technology and science helped artists through the years?

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9781484626351 | Not Applicable, August 1, 2015, cover price $33.50 | About this edition: How have technology and science helped artists through the years?

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Product Description: What is it like to witness a meteor? This book looks at the Chelyabinsk Meteor and other asteroid strikes, using first-hand accounts to describe events and people's experiences, providing multiple perspectives from eyewitnesses, survivors, the emergency services, scientists and the media...read more

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9781406280364 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $16.45 | About this edition: What is it like to witness a meteor?

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9781484601822 | Heinemann/Raintree, July 3, 2014, cover price $33.50 | About this edition: What is it like to witness a meteor?

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9781783225507 | Readzone Books, November 1, 2015, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: Maddie has been convicted of a crime she didn't commit and sentenced to death, and it's up to time-traveling detectives Joe and Maya to prove her innocence   When Joe Smallwood goes to stay with his Uncle Theo and cousin Maya, life seems dull until he finds a strange smartphone nestling beside a gravestone...read more

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9781783224593 | Independent Pub Group, May 1, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Maddie has been convicted of a crime she didn't commit and sentenced to death, and it's up to time-traveling detectives Joe and Maya to prove her innocence   When Joe Smallwood goes to stay with his Uncle Theo and cousin Maya, life seems dull until he finds a strange smartphone nestling beside a gravestone.
9780345316202, titled "Cyborg" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, August 1, 1984), cover price $2.95 | also contains Cyborg | About this edition: This book pagest are brown and there is a names writing on the inside but is in quality condition.

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Product Description: Elderly Michael's brother disappeared many years ago, during World War II, and it's up to time-traveling detectives Joe and Maya to find out just what happened Joe and his cousin Maya stumble upon an old house in the middle of the woods...read more

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9781783224586 | Independent Pub Group, May 1, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Elderly Michael's brother disappeared many years ago, during World War II, and it's up to time-traveling detectives Joe and Maya to find out just what happened Joe and his cousin Maya stumble upon an old house in the middle of the woods.

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Follow a day in the life, from wake-up to bedtime, of a young person from Brazil.

Hardcover:

9781445137360 | Ill edition (Gardners Books, January 8, 2015), cover price $21.25

Paperback:

9781502600417 | Cavendish Square, January 1, 2015, cover price $10.58 | About this edition: Follow a day in the life, from wake-up to bedtime, of a young person from Brazil.

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9781502600448 | Cavendish Square, January 1, 2015, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Follow a day in the life, from wake-up to bedtime, of a young person from Brazil.

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Product Description: Follow a real child through a day in their life in one of six countries in our world. What's it really like to live in Kenya? Come and experience a day in the life of one child, from the moment they get up to the moment they go to bed...read more

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9781502600554 | Cavendish Square, January 1, 2015, cover price $10.58 | About this edition: Follow a real child through a day in their life in one of six countries in our world.
9780394876948, titled "Trivia Fun and Games" | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1985, cover price $3.95 | also contains Trivia Fun and Games

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9781502600455 | Cavendish Square, January 1, 2015, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Follow a day in the life, from wake-up to bedtime, of a young person from Kenya.

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Product Description: What's it really like to live in Indonesia? Come and experience a day in the life of one child, from the moment they get up to the moment they go to bed. See inside their home, their school and find out about all the things they do each day, what they do with their friends and what family life is like...read more

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9781502602787 | Cavendish Square, January 1, 2015, cover price $10.58 | About this edition: What's it really like to live in Indonesia?
9780394876894, titled "Autos, Ships, Trains and Planes" | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1985, cover price $3.95 | also contains Autos, Ships, Trains and Planes

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9781502600509 | Cavendish Square, January 1, 2015, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Follow a day in the life, from wake-up to bedtime, of a young person from Indonesia.

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