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The Building of England: How the History of England Has Shaped Our Buildings
The Building of England: How the History of England Has Shaped Our Buildings
by Simon Thurley
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £22.75

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect!, 6 Oct 2014
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Videoscript to Accompany Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish
Videoscript to Accompany Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish
by Bill VanPatten
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect!, 6 Oct 2014
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The Inheritance of Rome: A History of Europe from 400 to 1000
The Inheritance of Rome: A History of Europe from 400 to 1000
by Chris Wickham
Edition: Hardcover

10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Find this book too detailed? Use this book as a companion to the Open Yale course that has this as a companion text, 4 Jun 2012
In these Amazon reviews, a lot of the readers of this book complain that the book is too detailed. If they want to
get a good overview of the material in the book whilst reading it, take the Open Yale Course - Hist 210 The Early Middle Ages(free to all) which uses the book as a companion text. Yale University has put a selection of its student courses online (videos) free for anyone to use. The courses are called Open Yale Courses.

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Open Yale Hist 210 The Early Middle Ages
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1001 Spot Shot Stain Remover 400ml -Cussons.
1001 Spot Shot Stain Remover 400ml -Cussons.

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent stain remover, 4 April 2012
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This removed all the stains on my carpet very quickly. Thought I would have to buy a new carpet until I used this. It is the best product I have used for carpet stain removal by far.


Hitch 22: A Memoir
Hitch 22: A Memoir
by Christopher Hitchens
Edition: Paperback
Price: £6.99

2 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Great Man, 26 May 2011
This review is from: Hitch 22: A Memoir (Paperback)
This is an absorbing account of the life of a genius. The world needs Christopher Hitchens. I love his journalism - he gets it right more times than anyone else in the business.


Heroes of History: A Brief History of Civilisation
Heroes of History: A Brief History of Civilisation
by Will Durant
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £17.82

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderfully Written, 23 May 2009
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I love Will Durant's writing style. This history is an engrossing "unputdownable" summary of world history from ancient China up to the time of Francis Bacon and Shakespeare (unfortunately Durant died before the work could be taken further - but see his multi volume Story of Civilization, of which this is a partial summary, for more recent history). He picks out a lot of the main characters in history, puts their lives in the context of their time and weaves wonderful stories with great analysis of significant events. Durant has a wonderful turn of phrase. I can't recommend this book enough. I have thoroughly enjoyed reading it and feel I have come out of the experience of reading it with a much greater understanding of how we got to where we are (obviously excluding more recent history)!


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