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World Atlas of Wine (Other)
Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson once again share their extensive knowledge of a much-loved drink in the seventh edition of The World Atlas of Wine.
- RRP £75.00
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A reference guide that reflects the changing nature of the wine scene, the book takes into account changes in climate, techniques, fashion and new regulations and also provides extensive information on the different types of wine available.
With an infographic style of illustration and accessible text, the book also features more than 215 detailed and unique maps that cover the world's most significant wine regions.
Philip's Atlas of the World 2013 (Hardback)
Featuring 193 pages of detailed physical and political maps, this latest edition of Philip's Atlas of the World has been fully updated and revised to see you through the year.
- RRP £75.00
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The unique combination of relief colouring and hill-shading gives an exceptional portrayal of landforms and this brand new edition comes complete with an informative World Geography section too, featuring maps, diagrams and detail about key topics such as climate change, geology, trade, agriculture and population.
Urban-area and city-centre maps are also included, from Dubai to Venice, as well as spectacular satellite views, illustrated flags, an 84,000-name index plus plenty more practical and informative elements that make this atlas one of the best (and most stunning) you can buy.
Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia (Hardback)
Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia is the authoritative voice when it comes to collectables. From 18th century furniture and decorations all the way through to contemporary sports and music memorabilia, the enormous hardback has all the information any antiques enthusiast could ever want.
- RRP £40.00
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With more than 3,000 colour photographs to show the pieces that can be found in shops, auctions and fairs, the book also reveals a price code for each item and will help you identify whether you have found a genuine antique.
Compiled by an international team of over 40 consultants, lead by the expert Judith Miller, the book provides useful information and some of the antiques covered include furniture, ceramics, silver, jewellery, toys and games.
MENC 11 years +
Marvel Encyclopedia Updated and Expanded (Hardback)
Dorling Kindersley11 years +
There's no stopping Marvel! For the past few years, their classic characters have been brought to the big screen in hit film after hit film, while the comics have continued to go from strength to strength.
- RRP £30.00
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The likes of the X-Men, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Iron Man and Captain America are much-loved characters that have long been ingrained in popular culture and after the success of the films starring Andrew Garfield, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr and Chris Evans, they now entertain a whole new fanbase too!
Fully updated and expanded, this book gives Marvel fans all the information they'll ever need about the 1,000 various heroes and villains that now exist in the much-expanded universe that was established by Stan Lee all those years ago. Full of original comic book art, there are also little-known facts featured throughout this brilliant fan's guide.
Are you thinking of taking a trip to Europe? We've all heard horror stories about using a sat nav, so the experts at Collins have put together this fully revised guide to Europe - Collins Big Road Atlas Europe 2015.
- RRP £12.99
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Presented in a detailed, spiral-bound A4 format, this European road atlas is sure to come in useful for any kind trip to the Continent (be it business or pleasure) and highlights 16 thorough routes through Europe's major cities, including: Amsterdam, Munich, London, Paris and more...
Featuring a 1cm to 10km scale, Collins' Big Road Atlas Europe 2015 contains clear and detailed road mapping across the country, as well as detailed and indexed town and city centre plans making it essential for any trip whether you're travelling by car or bike.
Collins France Big Road Atlas (Paperback)
Are you thinking of taking a trip to France? We've all heard horror stories about using a sat nav, so the experts at Collins have put together this fully revised guide to France - Collins Big Road Atlas France 2015.
- RRP £9.99
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Presented in a detailed A3 format, this road atlas is sure to come in useful for any kind trip across the Channel (be it business or pleasure) and highlights eight thorough routes through France's major cities: Bordeaux, Lille, Lyon, Paris, Marseille, Nice, Strasbourg and Toulouse.
Featuring a 1cm to 3km scale, Collins' Big Road Atlas France 2015 contains clear and detailed road mapping across the country, as well as detailed and indexed town and city centre plans making it essential for any trip whether you're travelling by car or bike.
Human Anatomy (Hardback)
Alice M Roberts
Go on a visual journey and discover the biological wonders of the human body with Human Anatomy: The Definitive Visual Guide.
- RRP £20.00
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In the book you'll be greeted by spectacular anatomical images of each of the body's core systems in dazzling detail - from ear bones to lymph nodes - expertly written and annotated to provide essential details on organs and body structures.
A beneficial resource to anyone studying Biology or Physiology, or for those curious as to how these in-depth systems combine to make the body work, the book is the definitive visual guide to human anatomy.
Complete Flags of the World (Paperback)
Full of up-to-date information on over 300 national, regional and provincial flags, Complete Flags of the World is an essential, instant-reference pocket guide to the flags from around the globe from the experts at DK.
- RRP £12.99
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Telling the story behind each flag, going as far as to explain the meanings of the differing colours, symbols and insignia, the book - with its topically woven cover - provides readers with everything they need to know about the history of flags, from Armenia to Zimbabwe. A perfect pub quiz partner.
James A. Mackay
The Ultimate Illustrated Reference to Over 3000 of the World's Best Stamps, and a Professional Guide to Starting and Perfecting a Spectacular Collection
- RRP £16.99
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