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              Books by Graeme Donald

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              Stuff They Don't Want You to Know
               

              Stuff They Don't Want You to Know (Hardback)

              By Southwell, David; Donald, Graeme

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              Taking each theory in turn, Stuff They Don't Want You to Know considers more than 80 conspiracies, examining the evidence and key suspects in an explosive account of the world's secrets.

              ISBN 9781787390744
              Release Date 1 November 2019 by CARLTON BOOKS LTD
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              Loose Cannons: 101 Myths, Mishaps and Misadventurers of Military History
               

              Loose Cannons: 101 Myths, Mishaps and Misadventurers of Military History (EPUB ebook)

              By Donald, Graeme

              Who tried to bomb Japan with bats? Who invented the air-gun in 250BC? Which stories should we believe? The so-called Dambusters raid was all but ineffective; the Hurricane not the Spitfire was the champion of the Battle of Britain; Singapore did not fall because all the guns were ...

              ISBN 9781849086516
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              Language en
              Published 1 January 2011 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Series General Military
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              Loose Cannons: 101 Myths, Mishaps, And Misadventures Of Military History

              Loose Cannons: 101 Myths, Mishaps, And Misadventures Of Military History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Donald, Graeme

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              Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-254) and index.

              ISBN 9780762777945
              Published 4 September 2012 by Woodslane Pty Ltd
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              Lies, Damned Lies and History

              Lies, Damned Lies and History (Paperback)

              By Donald, Graeme

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              From cats, spats and catacombs to the Wall Street shuffle, this book looks at how historical events didn't always unfold as we think they did. It takes the readers on a journey, century-by-century, showing how the truth we take for granted is a far cry from the facts. It is suita ...

              ISBN 9780752452333
              Published 23 September 2009 by The History Press Ltd
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              The Accidental Scientist: The Role of Chance and Luck in Scientific Discovery

              The Accidental Scientist: The Role of Chance and Luck in Scientific Discovery (Hardback)

              By Donald, Graeme

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              Explores the role of chance and error in scientific, medical and commercial innovation, outlining exactly how some of the most well-known products, gadgets and useful gizmos came to be. This book also explores many of the discoveries that we are all so familiar with today, yet ha ...

              ISBN 9781782430155
              Published 2 January 2014 by Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
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              Words of a Feather: An Etymological Explanation of Astonishing Word Pairs
               

              Words of a Feather: An Etymological Explanation of Astonishing Word Pairs (Hardback)

              By Donald, Graeme

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              Is there any PRESTIGE in a STRAITJACKET? When does a CLIQUE become a CLICHE? And what has MORRIS DANCING to do with MAURITANIA? In this witty volume, Graeme Donald explores the intriguing links between words with a common origin.

              ISBN 9781784188146
              Published 1 February 2016 by John Blake Publishing Ltd
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              Words of a Feather - An Etymological Explanation of Astonishing Word Pairs
               

              Words of a Feather - An Etymological Explanation of Astonishing Word Pairs (EPUB ebook)

              By Donald, Graeme

              Is there any PRESTIGE in a STRAITJACKET? When does a CLIQUE become a CLICHE? And what has MORRIS DANCING to do with MAURITANIA? In this witty volume, Graeme Donald explores the intriguing links between words with a common origin.

              ISBN 9781784189242
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              Language en
              Published 5 November 2015 by John Blake Publishing Ltd
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              Mussolini's Barber: And Other Stories of the Unknown Players Who Made History Happen

              Mussolini's Barber: And Other Stories of the Unknown Players Who Made History Happen (Hardback)

              By Donald, Graeme

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              Reveals the stories of 75 bit-players of military history - Hitler's personal pilot, Hanna Reitsch; Pierre Basile, the crossbowman whose arrow hit Richard I; Major John D Barry, the Confederate who mistakenly gave the order to fire upon General Stonewall Jackson; and, Lee Duncan, ...

              ISBN 9781849081696
              Published 20 May 2012 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Series General Military
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              The Long and the Short of It: How We Came to Measure Our World

              The Long and the Short of It: How We Came to Measure Our World (Hardback)

              By Donald, Graeme

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              We've always measured the world around us, from how big things are, to how fast they go, how much they're worth and practically everything in between. But who decided how we do it, and why?

              ISBN 9781782436287
              Published 1 December 2016 by Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
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              Language (English)
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              Man Who Shot the Man Who Shot Lincoln: And 44 Other Forgotten Figures From History

              Man Who Shot the Man Who Shot Lincoln: And 44 Other Forgotten Figures From History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Donald, Graeme

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              First published in the UK in 2010 by Osprey Publishing --T.p. verso.

              ISBN 9780762774289
              Published 22 November 2011 by Woodslane Pty Ltd
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