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            World War II Visual Encyclopedia

            World War II Visual Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $30.00
            • $22.50
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            World War II: Visual Encyclopedia profiles the soldiers who served, as well as key events and the technology of war. Find the facts about the most cunning strategists, the longest battles, the fastest fighter planes, and much more in this spectacular visual dictionary. Key inform...ation is available at a glance, with data boxes, facts and stats to dip into alongside cutting-edge CGI technology that bring these infamous events to life. Packed with profiles of the people, places and events, from Winston Churchill to Pearl Harbor, World War II: Visual Encyclopedia explores this historic event that shaped our world.
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            ISBN 9780241206997
            Released NZ 27 May 2015
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            150 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Volcanoes
             

            Volcanoes (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Simon, Seymour

            • RRP: $17.50
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            Volcanoes don't always look like mountains--they aren't always full of fire. Some are holes in the ground, some form under the sea. Despite their reputation for destruction, volcanoes produce new mountains, new islands and new soil. Visit some of the world's most remarkable volca...noes with one of the most outstanding science writers in children's books. Full-color photos.
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            ISBN 9780060877170
            Released NZ 11 Aug 2006
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 5-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            Fighter Planes

            Fighter Planes (Paperback)

            By Brook, Henry

            • RRP: $16.99
            • $13.59
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            Features detailed technical diagrams revealing mysteries from how planes fly to how radar works. This title contains the picture strips that retell famous air battles including The Battle of Britain. It also features cutaways of fighters and photographs of planes in flight.

            ISBN 9781409531562
            Released NZ 18 Nov 2011
            Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Beginners Plus Series
            Availability
            10 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Strange But True!: Our Weird, Wild, Wonderful World
             

            Strange But True!: Our Weird, Wild, Wonderful World (Hardback)

            By Mills, Andrea; DK

            • RRP: $37.00
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            Stuffed full of strange animals, peculiar weather and odd places, this book unravels all these strange phenomena, from fish that rain from the sky to huge sinkholes, through specially commissioned CGI artworks, jaw-dropping illustration and clear scientific explanations.

            ISBN 9780241203378
            Released NZ 26 Aug 2015
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Gorillas

            Gorillas (Paperback, Updated ed.)

            By Simon, Seymour

            • RRP: $14.99
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            Real gorillas are gentle, social animals who live together peacefully in family groups. A renowned science writer explores what makes these remarkable and often misunderstood creatures so fascinating. Full-color photos.

            ISBN 9780060891015
            Released NZ 6 Mar 2009
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            See Inside Ships

            See Inside Ships (Board Book, UK)

            By Mason, Conrad; Illustrated by King, Colin

            • RRP: $22.99
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            Part of See Inside series, this title deals with ships throughout history from Viking longboats to Spanish galleons, ironclads to aircraft carriers. It includes a gate-fold page of a huge aircraft carrier.

            ISBN 9781409519034
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2010
            Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series See Inside
            Availability
            64 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            True or False?: Big Questions, Unbelievable Answers
             

            True or False?: Big Questions, Unbelievable Answers (Hardback)

            By Mills, Andrea; DK

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Do we only use 10 per cent of our brains. Does lightning never strike twice. Was penicillin invented by mistake. True or False? Packed with amazing fun facts for kids, unbelievable statistics and common sayings, this title reveals the truth.

            ISBN 9781409347958
            Released NZ 24 Sep 2014
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            What Happened When in the World: History as You've Never Seen it Before!

            What Happened When in the World: History as You've Never Seen it Before! (Hardback)

            By DK

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            History as you've never seen it before, walk through the past and find out what happened when Step into What Happened When in the World, a unique historical atlas for kids and discover the global events that shaped our world. Watch the key moments in our history unravel on the pa...ge in front of you through colourful, illustrated 3D maps. Follow the devastating spread of the black death through Europe, the Roman Empire's expansion to North Africa and the Middle East, and the impact of world war II on the globe. What Happened When in the World reveals our history through 60 stunning, specially commissioned historical maps which chart the migration of humans, the spread of the black death, D-day landings and much more.
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            ISBN 9781409356592
            Released NZ 25 Mar 2015
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            258 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            All About Your Brain
             

            All About Your Brain (Paperback, 3rd edition)

            By Winston, Robert

            • RRP: $24.00
            • $19.00
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            Packed with amazing illustrations and fascinating facts like why bird song is similar to human speech and what makes animals yawn, this book uncovers the amazing things your brain does while you are awake and asleep.

            ISBN 9780241243596
            Released NZ 29 Feb 2016
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Big Questions
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            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            It Can't Be True 2!: More Incredible Visual Comparisons
             

            It Can't Be True 2!: More Incredible Visual Comparisons (Hardback, 2nd edition)

            By DK

            • RRP: $37.00
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            With It Can't Be True 2! you will never see your jar of honey the same way again once you realise that it took 1,308 honey bees to make it. Or notice a small snail in your garden without thinking of the gargantuan Giant Ghana Snail with its 30cm long shell! The outstanding arr...ay of topics and amazing facts will satisfy all readers, comparing comets to Los Angeles and the weight of the global ant population to that of the human race. Cutting-edge visuals make the most astounding facts digestible, and bring the statistics to life!
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            ISBN 9780241239001
            Released NZ 19 Sep 2016
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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