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              A Brief History of 1917: Russia's Year of Revolution
               

              A Brief History of 1917: Russia's Year of Revolution (Paperback, New title)

              By Bainton, Roy

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              Lenin? Yes he was a good man, he ran the whole country and did it on a worker's wages. The words are in stark contrast to the opinion of a 34 year old Russian entrepreneur: Lenin and Trotsky were totally evil man, they turned my country into a nightmare.

              ISBN 9781841199504
              Released NZ 20 May 2001
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Brief Histories
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              The Modern Library: The 200 Best Novels in English Since 1950

              The Modern Library: The 200 Best Novels in English Since 1950 (Paperback)

              By Callil, Carmen; Toibin, Colm

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              Includes a selection of the best 200 novels written since 1950.

              ISBN 9781849016766
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2006
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Brief Histories
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              SAS: The Autobiography
               

              SAS: The Autobiography (Paperback)

              By Lewis, Jon E.

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              Presents a story of the world's most famous special forces regiment by those who truly know it - the troopers and officers themselves. This title takes the reader on a high adrenaline history of the regiment which simultaneously lifts the shroud of mystery from the regiment's ope...rations.
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              ISBN 9781849017206
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2006
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Brief Histories
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              A Brief Guide to J. R. R. Tolkien: A comprehensive introduction to the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings
               

              A Brief Guide to J. R. R. Tolkien: A comprehensive introduction to the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings (Paperback)

              By Cawthorne, Nigel

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              Offers an overview of Tolkien and his work, incorporating a brief biography, an examination of the books and a look at the process of filming his work, including The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings saga . This title explores how Tolkien's background as a medievalist and linguist... informed the languages of Middle-earth.
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              ISBN 9781780338590
              Released NZ 20 Dec 2010
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Brief Histories
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              A Brief Guide to Jeeves and Wooster
               

              A Brief Guide to Jeeves and Wooster (Paperback)

              By Cawthorne, Nigel

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              A guide to two best-loved comic characters, Bertram Wilbeforce Wooster and his valet ('Reggie') Jeeves, Bertie's friends and relatives and their world of sunshine, country houses and champagne. It offers insights into Wodehouse's world, his life - on Long Island.

              ISBN 9781780338248
              Released NZ 21 Mar 2013
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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              A Brief Guide To OZ: 75 Years Going Over The Rainbow
               

              A Brief Guide To OZ: 75 Years Going Over The Rainbow (Paperback)

              By Simpson, Paul

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              MGM's landmark 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz, did not mark the beginning of adventures in Oz. Both before and since, dozens of tales have been told of the Marvellous Land of Oz, and its inhabitants. This book celebrates the 75th anniversary of the best-loved film in the world toget...her with Oz's vampires, muppets, dragons and living statues.
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              ISBN 9781472109880
              Released NZ 7 Nov 2013
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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              A Brief History of the Battle of Agincourt
               

              A Brief History of the Battle of Agincourt (Paperback)

              By Hibbert, Christopher

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              A vivid account of one of the greatest British military victories

              ISBN 9781472136428
              Released NZ 27 Jul 2015
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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              A Brief History of Gangsters

              A Brief History of Gangsters (Paperback)

              By Robb, Brian

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              The romanticised American gangster of the Prohibition era has proved an enduringly popular figure. This title explores the histories of key figures, from gangs in the Old West, through Prohibition and the Great Depression, to the likes of John Gotti and Frank Lucas in the 1970s a...nd 1980s.
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              ISBN 9781472110541
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2014
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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              Cleopatra: Last Pharaoh of Egypt
               

              Cleopatra: Last Pharaoh of Egypt (Paperback)

              By Trow, M. J.

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              When Cleopatra took the throne of the kingdom of Egypt, the pyramids and Sphinx were already ancient wonders. The author draws on archaeological finds and fresh interpretations of ancient texts to separate truth from myth and set this incomparably beautiful queen in context.

              ISBN 9781849019781
              Released NZ 21 Feb 2013
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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              World War II: The Autobiography

              World War II: The Autobiography (Paperback)

              By Lewis, Jon E.

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              How will the Second World War be remembered? This book places centre stage the individual accounts of over 200 people who saw events unfolding before their eyes: from the first stirrings of Nazi aggression, to the phoney war and the Blitzkrieg; from the frozen wastes of the Easte...rn Front to life under the threat of the Blitz in London.
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              ISBN 9781849010030
              Released NZ 30 Jul 2009
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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              Series Brief Histories
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