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Crossword Companion
Crossword Companion
Price: £3.52

5.0 out of 5 stars a worth while source, 22 Jan. 2015
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Martin Manser has written a book which covers most of the aspects of cryptic solving. My weakness is recognising which type of cryptic clue is given. This book has improved my skill in I.d. Ing this basic need.


Religion and the Decline of Magic: Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth-Century England (Penguin History)
Religion and the Decline of Magic: Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth-Century England (Penguin History)
Price: £6.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Heavy, 20 Jan. 2015
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Well worth reading if your thing is history, it is well researched. Like most books of this ilke it concludes their is no conclusion. Logic and faith are unkown bed fellows. I found it impossible not to laugh at some beliefs of the 17th century. However these were common held by the majority.


Wanderjahre: A Reporter's Journey in a Mad World
Wanderjahre: A Reporter's Journey in a Mad World
Price: £2.99

4.0 out of 5 stars worth a read, 14 Jan. 2015
I enjoyed reading his accounts on people ,politics,and places. But equally interesting was his self analysis . How true ? Who knows.?


Life in a 17th Century Coffee Shop (Sutton Life)
Life in a 17th Century Coffee Shop (Sutton Life)
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4.0 out of 5 stars easy read, 9 Jan. 2015
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This is a pleasant enough read . Given the period ,200 years and their number this is not an indepth look at their influence.


All Hell Let Loose: The World at War 1939-1945
All Hell Let Loose: The World at War 1939-1945
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5.0 out of 5 stars Read, 24 Dec. 2014
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this is must for any interested in WW2. His book makes it clear that nether John Wayne or Audey Murphy won the war.


Crossword Cryptic
Crossword Cryptic
Price: £2.07

5.0 out of 5 stars old newbie, 11 Nov. 2014
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Ideal for a beginner regardless of their age. After using it a lot i may need to look for a more difficult set of puzzles.


The Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (Chambers Crosswords)
The Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (Chambers Crosswords)
Price: £12.15

5.0 out of 5 stars I'm greedy but, 30 Oct. 2014
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Money well spent, for both crosswords and reading. Only used it a couple of days but there maybe a faster and more accurate way to use search, as it is it's slow.


Crossword Puzzles: Ultimate Edition Guide
Crossword Puzzles: Ultimate Edition Guide
Price: £2.28

1.0 out of 5 stars wasted, 26 Oct. 2014
A short book explaining the obvious. I cannot select a group who would learn from this advice, except a a Martian,perhaps.


Bosch Tassimo T12 Vivy TAS1202GB Hot Drinks & Coffee Machine - Black
Bosch Tassimo T12 Vivy TAS1202GB Hot Drinks & Coffee Machine - Black
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Price: £52.34

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2.0 out of 5 stars Not the machine I want, 5 Aug. 2014
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It worked for one day then died on me. In the process of returning it.


An Officer and a Spy
An Officer and a Spy
Price: £2.85

4.0 out of 5 stars a good read, 19 July 2014
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Based on the infamous intrigue and corruption in the French Army,and their target,a Jew. A retelling of a well known case.


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