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    Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Life


    Product Code: DAPL
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    Discover the story of life on Earth...

    From the Big Bang to the age of the dinosaurs and the earliest humans, this comprehensive DK hardback (published in association with the Smithsonian Institution) explores geological time, fossils, evolution and the way life-forms are classified.

    From how forces shaped Earth and steered the course of history to the story of how life began 4 billion years ago, this encyclopedia is packed with stunning visuals and authoritative text.
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  • The Tool Book

    Phil Davy

    Product Code: TLBK
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    This big book from DK will help you always choose the right tool for the job. It comes with a foreword from Ron Swanson himself - woodworker and tool fan Nick Offerman.

    The information in this book will help you understand, look after and use tools effectively. It contains over 800 photographs and illustrations of tools and pays homage to centuries of craftsmanship and know-how. Looking at tools from every angle, it will help you understand the structure and manufacturing of so many different pieces of hardware.

    From hammers and spades to chisels, this has step-by-step photography that will help you use tools like a pro.
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