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All You Need Is Kill
All You Need Is Kill
Price: 2.88

4.0 out of 5 stars Good book, 14 July 2014
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Bought this because I enjoyed the movie "Edge of Tomorrow", but wanted to see if the book had an ending that made more sense. It does - in fact the book is quite different in lots of ways. It's easy to get into, intriguing, and not very long.


1914-1918: The History of the First World War
1914-1918: The History of the First World War
Price: 6.02

3.0 out of 5 stars A political history, 14 July 2014
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I have to admit, that having spent along time reading this book (it's not easy going), I was in the end a bit disappointed. Near the end it is revealed that it was previously published under a different title, which included the word "political", and which was more honest. This book focusses very much on the politics of the war - of generals, presidents, prime ministers and so on. It does discuss the battles, but the focus is at the strategic level, not soldiering - major battles like the Somme are covered in a page. Having said that, it is an interesting book, well researched and written, just not quite what I had hoped for.


World War One: A Layman's Guide
World War One: A Layman's Guide
Price: 2.98

5.0 out of 5 stars Does what it sets out to do, 7 May 2014
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This book does what it sets out to do. It is a very brief, very readable guide to the First World War that serves as a great introduction for people like myself who have no real idea of the history. It is a bit informal, and could be longer, but a good introduction.


Time & Space Visualiser: The story and history of Doctor Who as data visualisations
Time & Space Visualiser: The story and history of Doctor Who as data visualisations
by Paul Smith
Edition: Paperback
Price: 15.76

4.0 out of 5 stars A joy for fans, 14 April 2014
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if you're a long-term fan of Doctor Who, your are bound to enjoy this. A book of trivia, but presented as graphs and diagrams rather than lists and essays. Though I do have to admit, my copy was quite badly printed.


The Cthulhu Mythos Megapack: 40 Modern and Classic Lovecraftian Stories
The Cthulhu Mythos Megapack: 40 Modern and Classic Lovecraftian Stories
Price: 0.36

4.0 out of 5 stars Feels right, 13 Feb 2014
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If you like HP Lovecraft's writing, then you will probably enjoy this, as all the familiar ingredients are there (both good and bad), but in slightly different combinations due to the variety of authors. Worth reading if you're a fan, avoid if not.


DC Entertainment Essential Graphic Novels and Chronology 2013
DC Entertainment Essential Graphic Novels and Chronology 2013
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2.0 out of 5 stars Really just a promo, 2 Jan 2014
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This is really just a promo for their new series.
The bit at the start about their top 10 books is more interesting, but your could find a dozen top tens online.
I wasn't impressed.


SODIAL(TM) USB over Cat5/5e/6 Extension Cable RJ45 Adapter Set
SODIAL(TM) USB over Cat5/5e/6 Extension Cable RJ45 Adapter Set
Offered by POP GATE(Ships From HongKong)
Price: 3.85

4.0 out of 5 stars Works for me, 12 Aug 2013
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I was able to use this to place a USB webcam a huge distance from the computer, without any need for extra power.
Worked just fine.


Speck FitFolio Tablet Case Cover with Built-In Stand for Google Nexus 7 (2012) - Black
Speck FitFolio Tablet Case Cover with Built-In Stand for Google Nexus 7 (2012) - Black
Price: 17.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Very nice case, 12 Aug 2013
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I really like this case. It's a perfect fit, it looks good, it feels nice and secure, and the magnet turns my Nexus 7 on and off automagically.


A Quantum Murder (Greg Mandel 2)
A Quantum Murder (Greg Mandel 2)
Price: 4.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Another great read from Peter F. Hamilton, 13 April 2013
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This is one of his earlier books I believe, but none the worse for it.
Hamilton remains one of my favourite authors.


The Nano Flower (Greg Mandel 3)
The Nano Flower (Greg Mandel 3)
Price: 4.49

5.0 out of 5 stars I liked it, 13 April 2013
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It's a shame that this series didn't last longer.
A very different plot to the previous two, but another good read from Hamilton.


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