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Birds without Wings by Bernieres, Louis de ( Author ) ON Jul-01-2004, Hardback
Birds without Wings by Bernieres, Louis de ( Author ) ON Jul-01-2004, Hardback
by Louis de Bernieres
Edition: Hardcover

4.0 out of 5 stars Turkey in the early 20th century., 17 July 2014
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I bought this book after visiting the ghost village of katakoy on a holiday in Turkey. I found it an interesting read and an insight into life in Turkey ( Ottoman Empire) in the early 20 th century during the war.an enjoyable read.


Operation Kingfisher
Operation Kingfisher
Price: 3.79

5.0 out of 5 stars left me wanting to read more, 15 Mar 2014
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A charming story. An alternative take on life in France during the war. I would love to know if they ever met again.


The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave
The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave
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4.0 out of 5 stars Interesting insight into the life of a slave, 21 Jan 2014
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This is not really a story, more a collection of factual information but gives a good insight into life as it was for people who had the misfortune to become enslaved.


Clint Eastwood Collection [DVD]
Clint Eastwood Collection [DVD]
Dvd ~ Clint Eastwood
Price: 10.00

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Bought as a gift, 7 Oct 2013
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I bought this a a gift. I thought it was good Value for the money. Recipient was very pleased with this item.


Double Sunset
Double Sunset
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4.0 out of 5 stars interesting storyline, 15 Sep 2013
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This review is from: Double Sunset (Kindle Edition)
Living only a few miles from Rudyard lake I decided to read this book. I enjoyed it but found some americanisims didn't fit the English setting.
If you believe dreams can come true then you will enjoy this book.


HG Headstone Cleaning Spray
HG Headstone Cleaning Spray
Price: 10.76

5.0 out of 5 stars It did what it said in the add, 12 Jun 2013
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I used this to clean a white marble headstone and it did the job. Was pleased with the final result


The Pictorial Guides To The Lakeland Fells - Complete Revised Editions Boxed Set
The Pictorial Guides To The Lakeland Fells - Complete Revised Editions Boxed Set
by Alfred Wainwright
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Interesting reading, 3 Feb 2013
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Wainwright's name is legendary amongst hill walkers in the lakes. This is the updated edition, more useful if you are planning to follow the routes today.


DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Iceland
DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Iceland
by Collectif
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars Good content, 3 Feb 2013
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I always look for the eyewitness guides as my first choice. I find them more interesting than some of the text only guides


Prada Tendre Eau De Parfum 7ml
Prada Tendre Eau De Parfum 7ml
Offered by Scents Of Distinction
Price: 9.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Impulse buy, 3 Feb 2013
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I bought this to pop into my travel bag as I usually use prada perfumes. The fragrance wore off very quickly, usually it will last all day. Would not buy any more.


Life of Pi
Life of Pi
by Yann Martel
Edition: Paperback
Price: 3.85

5.0 out of 5 stars A good read, 3 Feb 2013
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Read the book then saw the film. I enjoyed the film but the book gives more detail and a better insight to the story.


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