History, Archaeology, Religion
What do you believe happened? Whether you want to read about the undisputed facts, how those facts were found, how different religion & beliefs came about or the meaning of life and similar questions our History, Archaeology & Religion section will help you find the answers.
Paperback. Asks the fundamental questions: Where do we go from here And how will we protect this fragile world from our own destructive powers This book explores the projects, dreams and nightmares that shapes the twenty-first century - from overcoming death to creating artificial life. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: HBTB; JHMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 38. Weight in Grams: 489.
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a collection of illustrated stories that celebrate extraordinary women - real women of the the past and the present who have achieved incredible results, despite all odds. Rebel girls whose actions have changed the course of history. Painters, scientists, dancers, chefs, astronauts, jazz singers, pharaohs, boxers, writers, political leaders… from every corner of the globe!
It’s a collection of bedtime stories that will inspire young girls (and their mothers, their aunts, their cousins…) to be confident, to dream big, to cultivate their strength.
Packed with 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women from the past and the present, illustrated by 60 female artists from all over the world.
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Hardcover. Penguin. 224 pages.
Hardcover. In a return to sweeping social history of wartime, Patrick Bishop - author of bestselling Fighter Boys and Bomber Boys - explores the lives and wartime experience of thousands of men and women who served in all units of the airforce. To mark the centenary of the RAF in 2018. Num Pages: 400 pages, (16pp black and white pictures, 8 maps). BIC Classification: 1DB; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 159. .
Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; HPS; KCY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 164 x 241 x 34. Weight in Grams: 672.
Hardcover. The remarkable story of the Knights Templar - the wealthiest, most powerful and most secretive of the military orders that flourished in the crusading era. Num Pages: 432 pages, 2 x 8pp colour illustrations. BIC Classification: HBLC1; HBWC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Paperback. Across the millennia, philosophers have thought long and hard about happiness, and come up with all sorts of different definitions and ideas for how we might live a happier life. Here, Derren explores the history of happiness from classical times until today, when the self-help industry has attempted to claim happiness as its own. His aim is to reclaim happiness for us all, and enable us to appreciate the really good things in life for what they are. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: HP. .
Hardcover. Traces the story of women at home and in work from pre-First World War domesticity, through the first clerical girls in silk blouses, to the delights of beading and glamour in the thirties to short skirts and sexual liberation in the sixties. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: AKTH; BM; HBTB; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 156. .
Hardcover. The most hotly anticipated political book of the year. Num Pages: 608 pages, 16 pages photos. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BGH; HBJD1; HBLX; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 165 x 54. Weight in Grams: 958.