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              Offspring of the Vic: A History of Morley College
               

              Offspring of the Vic: A History of Morley College (Hardback, New edition)

              By Richards, Denis

              • RRP: $576.00
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              Provides case-history of the growth and spread of adult education in the second half of the nineteenth and early years of the twentieth centuries.

              ISBN 9780415432764
              Released NZ 17 May 2007
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Offspring of the Vic: A History of Morley College
               

              Offspring of the Vic: A History of Morley College (Paperback)

              By Richards, Denis

              • RRP: $104.00
              • $104.00
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              Originally published in 1958.The history of Morley College provides an illuminating case-history of the growth and spread of adult education in the second half of the nineteenth and early years of the twentieth centuries. Morley College is unique in that it was one of the first o...f such institutions to proclaim and inculcate absolute sex and class equality. It has always been guided by democratic principles in the sense that the students have been encouraged to play a definite part in the administration of the college - an ethos which continues to this day.
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              ISBN 9780415860659
              Released NZ 8 May 2013
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Battle of Britain

              Battle of Britain (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Hough, Richard; Richards, Denis

              • RRP: $69.99
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              High above the warm, summer fields Churchill's 'few' fought with courage and skill against overwhelming odds - and won. This title provides an account of the air battles as well as an explanation of how the campaign developed. It provides insights into the controversies with the ...aid of original material. It is illustrated with many photographs.
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              ISBN 9781844156573
              Released NZ 20 Jul 2008
              Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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              The Battle of Britain: The Greatest Air Battle of World War II
                

              The Battle of Britain: The Greatest Air Battle of World War II (Paperback, New edition)

              By Hough, Richard Alexander; Richards, Denis

              • RRP: $78.50
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              An unsentimental and unaffected account of how the outnumbered RAF fought the Luftwaffe to a standstill during the summer and early autumn of 1940 ...A wide-ranging, painstakingly documented and comprehensive appreciation of a turning-point engagement . Kirkus Reviews. Forty page...s of photographs.
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              ISBN 9780393307344
              Released NZ 13 Feb 1991
              Publisher WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Battle of Britain
               

              Battle of Britain (EPUB ebook)

              By Hough, Richard; Richards, Denis

              Based on interviews and correspondence with more than three hundred surviving air crew and ground staff, this authoritative yet vivid volume provides fresh insights into the Battle of Britain. More than 40 pages of color and phtos and maps.

              ISBN 9781473812185
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              Released NZ 24 Jan 2020
              Publisher Pen & Sword Books
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              Official History of the Royal Air Force 1935-1945 - Vol. I -Fight at Odds [Illustrated Edition]
               

              Official History of the Royal Air Force 1935-1945 - Vol. I -Fight at Odds [Illustrated Edition] (EPUB ebook)

              By Richards, Denis

              Includes, 21 maps/diagrams and 17 Illustrations/photos The Royal Air Force is the oldest independent air force in the world, having gained its spurs over the trenches of Flanders in the First World War it was officially established in 1918. However it was during the Second World ...War that it would achieve its greatest successes yet, from an inauspicious start following post war budget cuts it would rise to become a decisive factor in the campaign to remove the Nazis from Europe and the Japanese from mainland Asia. The three volume Official History gives a sound and broad narrative of all of the campaigns, actions and engagements that the Royal Air Force was party to across Europe, Asia, Africa and Australasia. The text was set out in manageable chapters, each dealing with a particular episode of the struggle against Fascism; and is written in an easy and accessible style free from the specialised vocabulary of flying or aerial combat. The first volume covers the period - 1939-1942; including The Initial Phoney War period. The Norway Expedition The Battle of France The Battle of Britain The Blitz The opening stages of the Battle of the Atlantic The opening stages of the North African Campaign.
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              ISBN 9781782893417
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              Released NZ 15 Aug 2014
              Publisher Lucknow Books
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              Official History of the Royal Air Force 1935-1945 - Vol. II -Fight Avails [Illustrated Edition]
               

              Official History of the Royal Air Force 1935-1945 - Vol. II -Fight Avails [Illustrated Edition] (EPUB ebook)

              By Richards, Denis; Saunders, Hilary

              Includes, 20 maps/diagrams and 23 Illustrations/photos The Royal Air Force is the oldest independent air force in the world, having gained its spurs over the trenches of Flanders in the First World War it was officially established in 1918. However it was during the Second World ...War that it would achieve its greatest successes yet, from an inauspicious start following post war budget cuts it would rise to become a decisive factor in the campaign to remove the Nazis from Europe and the Japanese from mainland Asia. The three volume Official History gives a sound and broad narrative of all of the campaigns, actions and engagements that the Royal Air Force was party to across Europe, Asia, Africa and Australasia. The text was set out in manageable chapters, each dealing with a particular episode of the struggle against Fascism; and is written in an easy and accessible style free from the specialised vocabulary of flying or aerial combat. This second volume covers the period - 1941-1944, including The Fall of Burma The Capitulation The Continuing struggle during the Battle of the Atlantic The Victory in the North African Campaign The Capture of Sicily The Battle of Monte Cassino and the Fall of Rome The Bombing campaign against Germany gains momentum
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              ISBN 9781782893424
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              Released NZ 15 Aug 2014
              Publisher Lucknow Books
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