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PurOrganica RETINOL SERUM - Best Treatment for Acne and Acne Scars, Pigmentation, Fine Lines, Wrinkles and Dark Circles - Premium 2.5% Retinol, Vegan Hyaluronic Acid & Jojoba Oil - It Works or 100% Money Back Guarantee
PurOrganica RETINOL SERUM - Best Treatment for Acne and Acne Scars, Pigmentation, Fine Lines, Wrinkles and Dark Circles - Premium 2.5% Retinol, Vegan Hyaluronic Acid & Jojoba Oil - It Works or 100% Money Back Guarantee
Offered by PurOrganica UK
Price: £59.99


Speaker Boost
Speaker Boost
Price: £0.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Improves Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet volume., 20 July 2017
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Works with Fire HD8 Tablet. Increases volume but don't overload the speakers with excessive volume


Mini Bike Pump by Pro Bike Tool - Presta and Schrader Valve Compatible. High Pressure, Reliable, Compact and Light - Superior Quality and Performance - Bicycle Tyre Pump for Road, Mountain and BMX Bikes
Mini Bike Pump by Pro Bike Tool - Presta and Schrader Valve Compatible. High Pressure, Reliable, Compact and Light - Superior Quality and Performance - Bicycle Tyre Pump for Road, Mountain and BMX Bikes
Offered by Pro-Bike Tool
Price: £34.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Useful but not perfect, 16 July 2017
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Its OK but still went back to my old pump as I find elements of Pro-Bike to be awkward to use.


Amazon Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD | Streaming Media Player
Amazon Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD | Streaming Media Player

5.0 out of 5 stars Worth the investement, 3 May 2017
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Does what I wanted it for. Many years fan of baseball and with Amazon Fire TV and MLB App and cheap subscription can watch baseball games live from the USA.


Mobility Choices Back Soother Support Cushion
Mobility Choices Back Soother Support Cushion
Offered by Easier To
Price: £20.91

5.0 out of 5 stars Solves a problem., 5 Mar. 2017
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Solves an issue with a wheelchair back rest which was uncomfortable for the user. Now her back is cushioned and much more comfortable.


Boules 8 Set - Luxury 8 Boules Set in Zip Case
Boules 8 Set - Luxury 8 Boules Set in Zip Case
Offered by Jaques of London
Price: £39.99

5.0 out of 5 stars French sport, 23 Jan. 2017
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Quality item, really well made. Anyone playing boules or petanque should consider purchasing from Jaques of London. 8 boules with cochonnet and carry bag


Spy Point HD 7 Game Trail Camera
Spy Point HD 7 Game Trail Camera

2.0 out of 5 stars Not covert on infra red., 13 Sept. 2015
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This camera emits a red glow on the infra red which animals can see and then react to it by moving away. It is not covert to animals and when I tested it by activating it on myself I can also see the red glow. Therefore if used for detecting intruders and left unattended the camera red glow can be seen working which makes it vulnerable to theft. Also problem with the transfer of photos from camera to computer on the internal USB so I returned the camera.


Adult Mealtime Protector / Bib
Adult Mealtime Protector / Bib
Offered by BK Distribution Online
Price: £8.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Too much stitching should be one piece., 9 Feb. 2015
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The problem with the bib is that it is made up of multiple pieces with stitching that eventually splits even after short use. Food particles can even get trapped in the stitching. What is needed is one piece of fabric with no stitching.


Akai A24003 Stainless Steel Digital Microwave, 6 Power Levels, 800 W - Silver
Akai A24003 Stainless Steel Digital Microwave, 6 Power Levels, 800 W - Silver
Price: £59.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Short term fuse, 22 Jan. 2015
On the third use firework display from the back of the microwave then ceased to work. Returned to supplier for refund.


A Message from Martha: The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon and its Relevance Today (Natural History Narratives)
A Message from Martha: The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon and its Relevance Today (Natural History Narratives)
by Mark Avery
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £16.99

7 of 9 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars An image of Martha required., 14 Aug. 2014
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I am struggling with Mark Avery’s book and his attempt to engage readers with his cause.
First of all no illustrations of the extinct passenger pigeon save Cary Ackroyd’s flocking representations on the dust wrapper. No distribution maps of the birds former range in North America. So anyone new to the story of the demise of this elegant bird has to work hard. Therefore we have lots of text of varying fonts and an overuse of brackets by the author.
I have a number of books on the passenger pigeon including A.W. Schorger’s The Passenger Pigeon and Joel Greenberg’s A Feathered River Across the Sky. The latter while grim at times reading the accounts of the slaughter does have some excellent illustrations of the passenger pigeon, which is all we really have left save a stuffed Martha.
Mark Avery pans out the book with his accounts of his travels in North America while doing his research and then concludes the book with a chapter “Bringing it all back home” comparing the extinction of the passenger pigeon with the potential extinction of farmland birds particularly the turtle dove.

New research suggests a “combination of huge human exploitation along with ecological variations in food availability and climate leads to the rapid extinction of the passenger pigeon”. In France we have flocks of 3-4 thousand wood pigeons feeding on acorns from the oak trees, a really splendid sight. How I wish there was still at least that number of passenger pigeons. I have always been interested in masting events and their somewhat irregular occurrences. Walter Koenig’s research into the acorn woodpecker is well worth reading on acorn masting events.
So Mark Avery please do launch into the NFU and the intensive farming regime but also ascertain why I can drive miles along French roads, last week in Vienne and Indre, with verges full of wildflowers and therefore numerous insects and seeds but on many roads in the UK all there is are docks, nettles and rye grass or nothing because its flailed clean. Yes, many French roads are empty of cars so the verges are almost like undisturbed meadows. In the UK the roads are busy, but we should still encourage wild flowers, but this is also why we need farmers to create similar margins in their fields.
Also just like in the UK e.g. grouse, pheasant and partridge the French have long cultural and social hunting traditions just as the Seneca had with the passenger pigeon. But it is the illegal shooting and snaring of species such as the turtle dove and the declining availability of their food sources in countries like the UK that leads to extinction just as happened to the passenger pigeon. I think Chris Packham’s recent escapades in Malta with the hunters highlights one of the issues for the turtle dove on migration, not so sure that the genuine chasse are responsible in France as they are highly regulated.
If food sources south of the Sahara are problematic coupled with poor food sources in countries like the UK along with unregulated hunting on route little wonder the turtle dove faces extinction. Please Mark Avery write a book on the turtle dove, with illustrations, before it’s too late


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