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100 Great Journeys

By Keith Lye
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Keith Lye
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  • 1001: Days That Shaped Our World

    By Peter Furtado
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    Peter Furtado
    This remarkable book presents enthralling accounts of 1001 life-changing events that have taken place around the world since the Big Bang. From the foundation of Rome on 21 April 753bce to the execution of Saddam Hussein on 30 December 2006, and from the Battle of Marathon on 21 September 490 bce to the accord in Northern Ireland in 2007, 1001 Days That Shaped Our World tells the history of the world through extraordinary moments, decisive encounters, memorable incidents, and natural disasters. Compiled by historian, Peter Furtado, and written by an international team of historians, journalists, and scientists, the book features a detailed and informative account of every event, together with an assessment of the longer term physical, cultural, social or economic impact. Evocative paintings and dramatic photographs complement the incisive text to make this book the one essential guide you'll need to understand just why the world is what it is today.
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  • 200 Budget Meals

    By Sunil Vijayakar
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    Sunil Vijayakar
    With food costs growing every year, many of us can do nothing but buy the same cheap ingredients each week, resulting in us eating the same old meals every day. However, with Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Budget Meals this will become a thing of the past. This book shows you how to take these inexpensive ingredients and, with a bit of ingenuity and flair, turn them into sumptuous meals for any occasion. From soups and starters to suppers and desserts, there are 200 recipes for every chef on a shoestring budget, including clever variations and new ideas for delicious dishes. With tastebud-tingling photography and clear step-by-step instructions for every recipe, the only thing you need to worry about is which recipe to cook next!
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  • 200 Chocolate Recipes

    By Felicity Barnum-Bobb
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    Felicity Barnum-Bobb
    Everyone needs to treat themselves from time to time, and there's no better way than with the world's most naughty-but-unbelievably-nice ingredient. From cakes and bakes to desserts and sweets, Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Chocolate Recipes provides you with 200 irresistible recipes to satisfy every sweet tooth, including clever variations and new ideas. Every recipe is illustrated and includes clear step-by-step instructions, making them suitable for any cook. Whether indulging yourself on the sofa or stunning guests with these tantalising dishes, you'll never need another chocolate recipe book again.
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  • 200 Make Ahead Dishes

    By Sara Lewis
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    Sara Lewis
    We all love fantastic food, but the fact is that we don't always have the time to cook it. Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Make Ahead Dishes shows you how to create beautiful dishes at your own pace, so that whenever you fancy a delicious dish, all you need to do is reheat and eat! From a simple Picnic Pie to an impressive Garlicky Chicken & Chorizo Pappadelle, this handy book contains 200 tasty recipes to entertain effortlessly or simply give you the night off, including clever variations and new ideas. Every recipe is illustrated and includes clear step-by-step instructions, making them suitable for cooks of all abilities.
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    500 Essential Anime Movies

    By Helen McCarthy
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    Helen McCarthy
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  • 1001 Foods

    By Frances Case
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    Frances Case
    Food, good food, is having it's day. Never before have people been more aware of just how much there is out there to try. Ostrich steak, Himalayan pink salt, urchin sushi, Indian spices, Sardinian maggot cheese; each of the foods featured in the book are different in appearance, taste, and texture but all tempting and intriguing in their own way and waiting to blow your senses away.Written by a variety of chefs and food conoisseurs, this book not only tells you what foods to try but where they come from, how they have been and are used in cooking today and features detailed tasting notes indicating what to expect when you try them. Join Frances Case as she recommends brands, and takes you into the different market places, souks, food halls and delicatessens all over the world.Food is not just about keeping us going but a way of experiencing the many other cultures and traditions of the world we live in. So grab the book, grab a fork and tuck in.
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    500 Essential Graphic Novels

    By Gene Kannenberg Jr
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    Gene Kannenberg Jr
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  • 4 Kids To Cook

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    500 Manga Creatures

    By Yishan Li
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    Yishan Li
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  • 200 Low Fat Dishes

    By Cara Hobday
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    Cara Hobday
    Everyone likes to eat healthily and eat well, but sometimes it's difficult to combine the two without your diet becoming repetitive. However, help is at hand in the form of Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Low Fat Recipes, a cookbook crammed with low-fat recipes. Choose from 200 simple, healthy, tasty meals including Thai-style Haddock Parcels with Coconut Rice, Chargrilled Lamb with Hummus & Tortillas, Monkfish Brochettes with Cannellini Beans & Pesto and Spicy Goan Aubergine Curry. And once you've enjoyed your main course, treat yourself to a wide selection of low-fat desserts such as the Mango & Passion Fruit Trifle or Chocolate & Nectarine Soufflé Cake.Every recipe is accompanied by a full-page colour photograph and clever variations and ideas so that you have over 200 meals to choose from, meaning you and your family can stay healthy and happy without going hungry!
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  • 1001: Historic Sites You Must See Before You Die

    By Richard Cavendish
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    Richard Cavendish
    This book is the only guide you will need to explore all the most important historical sites on the planet. From Stonehenge to the Great Wall of China, from Sterkfontein Caves - the 'cradle of humanity' in South Africa to ancient Mayan cities and from great gothic cathedrals of Europe to majestic Middle Eastern Mosques and Indian temples, this book explores all the sites that bear significance to mankind today. Places where Kings and Queens were crowned, wars were won and lost, and Gods were worshipped are all featured here, as well as sites that saw great advancements in structural engineering. Some will be familiar to all, others are less well-known but informed, entertaining text and stunning photography will ensure the reader hs immense satisfaction at the discovery of each and every one.
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  • 200 Easy Suppers

    By Jo McAuley
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    Jo McAuley
    Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Easy Suppers is perfect for anyone who loves to eat well at the end of the day but doesn't have the time to prepare an elaborate meal. Containing 200 easy-to-make recipes, each accompanied by a full-page colour photograph, this comprehensive cookbook shows you how to create dinner in a dash for any occasion. Choose from a broad selection of dishes, including Grilled Italian Lamb with Rosemary Oil, Stuffed Sweet Potato Melts, Chorizo & Smoked Paprika Penne and Pan-fried Bream with Crispy New Potatoes & Garlic Mayonnaise. And once the main course is over, treat yourself to a delicious Peach and Blueberry Crunch or the sinful Hot Brioche with Chocolate Fudge Sauce and Ice Cream. With extra variations and new ideas for every recipe, giving you over 200 meals to choose from, Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Easy Suppers shows you that fast food needn't be boring ever again!
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  • 200 Curries

    By Sunil Vijayakar
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    Sunil Vijayakar
    For everyone who loves the taste and aroma of authentic, home-made curry, this wide-ranging cookbook is packed with 200 simple, delicious recipes for different curries from around the world. Whether you prefer the tangy taste of Lemongrass Chicken Curry, the smells of Aromatic Pork Belly Curry or the spices of Red Beef Curry with Bamboo Shoots, every palate is catered for.With full-page colour photography for each recipe and clever variations and new ideas to give you over 200 meals to choose from, Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Curries ensures no end to your experience of these exotic flavours.
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  • 1001 Classical Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die

    By Matthew Rye
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    Matthew Rye
    1001 Classical Recordings is a guide concerned with excellence in every field of classical music. The reader becomes familiar with the Gregorian chants of the Medieval age (pre-1400), the madrigals and more secular music of the Renaissance (1400-1600), the intricate ornamentation of the Baroque era (1600-1750), the structured pieces of the Classic period (1750-1820), and the emotionally charged Romantic works (1820-1900), right through to the innovative and sometimes challenging composers of the 20th and 21st centuries.From the great and inspiring Masses, choral works, symphonies, concertos, and operas, to the intimacies and subtleties of chamber music and pieces written for small ensembles and soloists, the reader builds up a full understanding of the variety of music in the classical genre, and is guided to the most outstanding recordings of each masterpiece. Each entry is potentially a gateway to exciting new territories of music for the reader to explore.
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    1000 Paths: Good Luck

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    1001 Nights of Passion and Pleasure

    By Eleanor McKenzie, Linda Sonntag
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    Eleanor McKenzie, Linda Sonntag
    Spice up your sex life and inject some variety into your lovemaking with this unique mix-and-match guide. Divided pages, with foreplay on top and sexual positions on the bottom, allow you to draw on thousands of exciting combinations. Choose pages at random or take turns with your partner to discover what really ignites your passions. Unleash your wild side, be creative and make every night different with a host of saucy seductions, erotic massage, appetising aphrodisiacs, naughty games, the sexiest positions and sensuous afterplay.
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    "Ready Steady Cook" for Kids

    By Joanna Farrow
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    Joanna Farrow
    This work includes 60 step-by-step recipes that are quick and easy for children to make in 30 minutes or less. Take up to 6 fresh, wholesome ingredients and add a few storecupboard basics to create an array of delicious dishes. Jewelled Couscous, Tooty Fruits, Berried Treasures and Stripy Macaroons indulge your child's imagination and inspire them to learn that cooking is fun and rewarding.
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    100 Great Home Movie Techniques

    By Chris Kenworthy
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    Chris Kenworthy
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    3D Toons

    By Raf Anzovin, Steve Anzovin
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    Raf Anzovin, Steve Anzovin
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