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              Books by David Long

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              Rescue

              Rescue (Hardback, Main)

              By Long, David; Illustrated by Hyndman, Kerry

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $25.73
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              Astonishing real-life rescue missions from on, under and above the earth from the award-winning team behind Survivors and Heroes. How far would you go to save a life? Scrambling from the wreckage of his school after an earthquake, a nine-year-old Sichuan boy rescued two unconscio...us friends.
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              ISBN 9780571346325
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age Children
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              When We Walked on the Moon

              When We Walked on the Moon (Hardback, Illustrated Edition)

              By Long, David; Illustrated by Kalda, Sam

              • RRP: $24.99
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              Published to celebrate the 50th anniversary since humans walked on the moon, this fully-illustrated book tells the story of the Apollo Missions, detailing what happened and what we learnt.

              ISBN 9781786030917
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2019
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Survivors
               

              Survivors (Hardback, Main)

              By Long, David; Illustrated by Hyndman, Kerry

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              Featuring real-life stories about extreme survival, this book includes stories of a man who sucked blood from a shark, and a woman who froze to death.

              ISBN 9780571316014
              Released NZ 26 Oct 2016
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Heroes: Incredible true stories of courageous animals

              Heroes: Incredible true stories of courageous animals (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Long, David; Illustrated by Hyndman, Kerry

              • RRP: $32.99
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              Courageous dogs, cats, birds, horses, and even a bear have shown courage and devotion, and this book tells you their extraordinary stories. Includes the story of Jet the Alsatian who became a hero of the Blitz, pulling survivors from burning rubble, night after night.

              ISBN 9780571342105
              Released NZ 28 Nov 2018
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              TfL: The Story of the London Underground

              TfL: The Story of the London Underground (Hardback)

              By Long, David; Illustrated by McMenemy, Sarah

              • RRP: $26.99
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              When the first passengers climbed aboard the earliest ever underground train in 1863, it would have been impossible to imagine how the London Underground would change and grow over the next 150 years. From smelly steam trains running along a single track to the innovative electri...c trains speeding through a vast network of tunnels beneath our feet today, the London Underground keeps this busy city on the move. The Story of the London Underground tells the extraordinary history of the world's most famous underground railway. Explore Victorian London as the Brunels dig deep under the Thames. Take refuge in the tunnels during World War II and discover which world leader's bath was found in an abandoned station. Marvel at the famous fossil wall, deserted ghost stations and unusual spiral escalators that are all part of the London Underground's fascinating history. Published in association with TfL, this beautiful book from Blue Peter Award-winning author David Long and exceptionally talented artist Sarah McMenemy tells a captivating story of the London Underground that will delight children and grown-ups alike.
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              ISBN 9781408889954
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Egypt Magnified: With a 3x Magnifying Glass

              Egypt Magnified: With a 3x Magnifying Glass (Hardback)

              By Long, David; Illustrated by Bloom, Harry

              • RRP: $32.99
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              Grab your magnifying glass and explore the sights and sounds of ancient Egypt in this fascinating search-and-find adventure, packed with over 200 things to spot.

              ISBN 9781786030962
              Released NZ 24 Oct 2018
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Magnified
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              The Hats that Made Britain: A History of the Nation Through its Headwear
                

              The Hats that Made Britain: A History of the Nation Through its Headwear (Hardback)

              By Long, David

              • RRP: $64.99
              • $61.74
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              • Pub Date
                3 Aug 20

              The first book to tell the history of Britain through its headwear

              ISBN 9780750993814
              Released NZ 3 Aug 2020
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 1 Oct 2020
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              Blood, Sweat and Tyres: The Little Book of the Automobile
               

              Blood, Sweat and Tyres: The Little Book of the Automobile (Hardback)

              By Long, David

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              With a quarter of million cars a day crowding onto the M25, and millions more standing nose-to-tail on our A-roads, Britain is officially Europe's largest car park. This book lets you find out: why the most successful Le Mans driver of all time wishes he could race a 90 year old ...lady, and how it is we know Shakespeare wasn't a petrolhead.
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              ISBN 9780752454887
              Released NZ 5 Apr 2010
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              London's Big Day: The Coronation 60 Years On
               

              London's Big Day: The Coronation 60 Years On (Paperback)

              By Long, David; Whitelaw, Gavin

              • RRP: $48.50
              • $46.08
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              • Internationally sourced

              June 2013 sees the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Queen's coronation. At the core of this book is a hitherto private collection of more than 200 images showing London's West End on the day of the coronation.

              ISBN 9780752497143
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2014
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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              Hidden City: The Secret Alleys, Courts & Yards of London's Square Mile

              Hidden City: The Secret Alleys, Courts & Yards of London's Square Mile (Hardback)

              By Long, David

              • RRP: $69.99
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              • Temporarily out of stock

              Such was Samuel Johnson's advice to his companion Boswell, and more than two centuries later his advice is still just as valid.

              ISBN 9780752457741
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2011
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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