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The Battle of Waterloo

By: A Near Observer

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 000390

ISBN: 1472805895

Condition: New


From the team that brought you the bestselling Bradshaw's Handbook comes another fantastic facsimile reproduction - The Battle of Waterloo. First published in the months after the battle, this unique title gives an unprecedented glimpse into how the battle of Waterloo was viewed in its immediate aftermath. Published to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the battle, this is a collection of reports of the battle from all sides, records of the orders issued to both armies, the official gazette sent by Wellington, the firsthand accounts of French marshals, sobering lists of those killed in the... View more info

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Alan Lacer's Woodturning Projects & Techniques

By: Alan Lacer

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Betterway Books: 2015

Seller ID: 001978

ISBN: 1440340951

Condition: New


Selected from more than 15 years of articles from one of the country's top turners, Alan Lacer's Woodturning Projects & Techniques has everything you need to learn to turn and take your lathe skills to the next level. This book includes an in-depth look at techniques, tools and chucks that will help perfect your core turning skills. You'll learn the right tools to use, how to handle them safely and how to maintain them. Lacer's expert instruction helps you master the bowl gouge, the spindle-roughing gouge, the skew and other essential turning tools. You'll also gain insight into finishing tech... View more info

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The Count of Monte Cristo

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $7.99

Publisher: UK, Wordsworth: 1997

Edition: Wordsworth Classics

Seller ID: 9781853267338

ISBN: 1853267333

Condition: New


The victim of a miscarriage of justice, Edmund Dantes is fired by a desire for retribution and empowered by a stroke of providence. In his campaign of vengeance, he becomes an anonymous agent of fate. This title includes an introduction and notes by Keith Wren, University of Kent at Canterbury. The story of Edmund Dantes, self-styled Count of Monte Cristo, is told with consummate skill. The victim of a miscarriage of justice, Dantes is fired by a desire for retribution and empowered by a stroke of providence. In his campaign of vengeance, he becomes an anonymous agent of fate. The sensational ... View more info

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The Machiavelli Covenant #2 Nicholas Marten [used book]

By: Allan Folsom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, St Martin's Press: 2007

Seller ID: 0765318393

ISBN: 0765318393

Condition: Good


Former LAPD detective Nicholas Marten's investigation into the murder of his ex-girlfriend leads him to a chance meeting with the US President, John Henry Harris. But Harris is on the run from a murderous cabal. With the help of French photojournalist Demi Picard, Marten and Harris uncover one of the most secretive and brutally powerful groups this world has ever known. This brotherhood of blood will stop at nothing to realise their deprived ambitions. The origin of their evil reaches back to the Renaissance, when Niccolo Machiavelli fashioned a sinister addendum to "The Prince". "The Covenant... View more info

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The Machiavelli Covenant #2 Nicholas Marten [used book]

By: Allan Folsom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, St Martin's Press: 2008

Seller ID: 0765351587

ISBN: 0765351587

Condition: Good


Former LAPD Detective Nichola Marten's investigation into the murder of his former girlfriend leads him across the globe and to a chance meeting with U.S. President John Henry Harris. But President Harris is on the run from a murderous cabal. With the help of Demi Picard, a beautiful and enigmatic French photojournalist, Marten and Harris uncover one of the most secretive and brutally powerful groups this world has ever known. This brotherhood of blood will stop at nothing to realize their depraved ambitions.The origin of their evil reaches back to the Renaissance when the dying political thin... View more info

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The Australian Renovator's Manual [Seventh Edition]

By: Allan Staines

Price: $32.99  $25.95

Publisher: Australia, Pinedale Press: 2015

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 9781875217083

ISBN: 1875217088

Condition: New


The Updated 7th Edition - covers most of the popular renovations and alterations around the home with trade methods and hints described. The all Australian practical guide for renovations and alterations in line with the Building Code of Australia. This book is specifically designed to deal with problems confronted when renovating or altering an existing dwelling. It also shows step-by-step how to accomplish popular renovation projects. * It solves problems such as rising damp, floor and wall cracking, rot in members, small kitchens and bathrooms, leaking shower recesses, and termites.... View more info

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Edexcel A Level French (includes AS)

By: Amy Gregg and Rod Hares and Karine Harrington and Wendy O'Mahony and Kirsty Thathapudi

Price: $93.95

Publisher: UK, Hodder: 2016

Seller ID: 9781471858161

ISBN: 1471858162

Condition: New


Exam Board: Edexcel, Level: AS/A-level, Subject: French. Develop all four language skills with a single textbook that has clear progression from GCSE and throughout the new A Level. - Clear progression through four stages of learning: transition, AS, A-level and extension. - Develops language skills through reading, listening, speaking and writing tasks, plus translation and research practice. - Exposes students to authentic topical stimulus and film and literature tasters for every work. - Equips students with the tools they need to succeed with learning strategies throughout. ... View more info

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Coffee Obsession: Flavoursome Beans, Barista Techniques, Over 100 Global Recipes

By: Anette Moldvaer

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Dorling Kindersley: 2014

Seller ID: 002479

ISBN: 1409354687

Condition: New


Perfect your barista technique with over 100 global coffee recipes from chai latte to ristretto. Take a journey from bean to cup with Coffee Obsession, which shows you how to make iconic coffees through step-by-step barista training. From the techniques of roasting, grinding, tamping and brewing to how to make a cappuccino, you'll learn everything you need to know to make the perfect coffee and about the beauty of latte art. Over 100 recipes include brews to suit every taste, from contemporary favourites such as the flat white to classic choices such as the ideal Irish coffee recipe. From ... View more info

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Ooh La La! A French Romp [used book]

By: Ann Rickard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2008

Seller ID: 1741106702

ISBN: 1741106702

Condition: Good


Ooh La! La! A French Romp: Take two voluptuous dames d'un certain age, one fond of a romp in the lavender fields, the other an anxious first-time tour operator. Add eight expectant tour guests, throw them together in the French countryside with lashings of good food and wine, and you have Ooh la la! A French Romp. Not Another Greek Salad: Resistance is useless in this unputdownable book as Ann draws you into the sun-soaked fun and passion of a Greek summer. View more info

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Practice Makes Perfect : Complete French Grammar Premium Third Edition

By: Annie Heminway

Price: $27.95

Publisher: USA, McGraw-Hill Education: 2016

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 9781259642371

ISBN: 1259642372

Condition: New


Master grammar with the bestselling workbook for learners of French. Practice Makes Perfect: Complete French Grammar is the go-to guide for clear, precise explanations of all aspects of French grammar: from the present tense of regular verbs to direct object pronouns, from the differences between savoir and connaitre to the use of pronouns y and en. This comprehensive guide will also give you plenty of practice in using your language skills. And this new edition is accompanied by flashcards and audio recordings, available online and via app, that will provide a new dimension and flexibilit... View more info

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All the Light We Cannot See [used book]

By: Anthony Doerr

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Fourth Estate: 2018

Seller ID: 0007548699

ISBN: 0007548699

Condition: Good


WINNER OF THE 2015 PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION. NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. WINNER OF THE CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR FICTION. A beautiful, stunningly ambitious novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II Open your eyes and see what you can with them before they close forever.' For Marie-Laure, blind since the age of six, the world is full of mazes. The miniature of a Paris neighbourhood, made by her father to teach her the way home. The microscopic layers... View more info

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French Bulldog 3D Bookmark

By: Artgame

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Artgame: 2013

Edition: BK88FRB

Seller ID: 002677

ISBN: 810554023086

Condition: New


Fantastic 3D French Bulldog Bookmark. Artgame manufactures the highest quality eye-popping 3D lenticular products on the market. No 3D glasses required! Each item features the artwork of renowned artist, Royce B. McClure. Check out all of the amazing designs to start your own collection! Each bookmark comes with a tassle. Tassle colours may vary. View more info

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A Sudden Change of Heart [used book]

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

Price: $5.00

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 1999

Seller ID: 002325

ISBN: 000783375X

Condition: Good


Barbara Taylor Bradford has become one of the world's most cherished storytellers, having written fourteen bestselling novels that went on to become enduring favorites. In A Sudden Change of Heart, readers are once again invited to fall under the spell of a magical weaver of tales at her most seductive. Laura Valiant and Claire Benson are best friends from childhood and have remained exceptionally close through the turmoil of adult life. They have much to celebrate : Laura is a partner in a challenging and successful art dealership in New York, and her marriage to the handsome and always amia... View more info

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The Scarlet Pimpernel

By: Baroness Orczy

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Hodder: 2005

Seller ID: 9780340894989

ISBN: 0340894989

Condition: New


The Terror has begun. Paris, 1792. Each day scores of the French nobility feed the guillotine. They are trapped in the capital. There is no escape. But rumours whisper of a league of young English gentleman of unparalleled daring who are risking their lives to spirit aristocrats across the Channel. They leave no trace behind them except a note from the Scarlet Pimpernel . The ruthless spy master Chauvelin is determined to stop the rescuers by fair means or foul, and, desperately outnumbered, the Scarlet Pimpernel and his men must use all their wits to evade capture and stay alive. About the A... View more info

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The Scarlet Pimpernel (Collins Classics)

By: Baroness Orczy

Price: $9.99

Publisher: UK, Collins: 2019

Seller ID: 9780008278762

ISBN: 0008278768

Condition: New


HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics. “Vaguely she began to wonder … which of these worldly men round her was the mysterious ‘Scarlet Pimpernel,' who held the threads of such daring plots, and the fate of valuable lives in his hands.”In the early days of the bloody French Revolution, fleeing aristocrats are being captured and sent to the guillotine. But the mysterious Scarlet Pimpernel – along with his band of English gentlemen – is outwitting the revolutionaries. Known only by his calling card, he arrives in disguise and smuggles... View more info

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Vagabond #2 Grail Quest

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2009

Seller ID: 9780007310319

ISBN: 0007310315

Condition: New


The eagerly anticipated follow-up to the bestselling Harlequin, this is the second instalment in Bernard Cornwell's GRAIL QUEST series, in a bright and bold repackage. It is 1346. While King Edward III fights in France, England lies exposed to the threat of invasion. Thomas of Hookton, archer and hero of Crécy, finds himself back in the north just as the Scots invade on behalf of their French allies.Thomas is determined to pursue his personal quest: to discover whether a relic he is searching for is the Holy Grail. But once again it is the archers whose skills will be called upon, and who wil... View more info

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Harlequin #1 Grail Quest

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2009

Seller ID: 9780007310302

ISBN: 0007310307

Condition: New


The first book in Bernard Cornwell's bestselling GRAIL QUEST series, in a bright and bold repackage. The year is 1342. The English, led by Edward III, are laying waste to the French countryside. The army may be led by the King, but it is the archers, the common men, who are England's secret weapon. The French know them as Harlequins.Thomas of Hookton is one of these archers. But he is also on a personal mission: to avenge his father's death and retrieve a stolen relic. Thomas begins a quest that will lead him through fields smeared with the smoke of fires set by the rampaging English, until at... View more info

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1356 #4 Grail Quest

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2017

Seller ID: 9780007331864

ISBN: 000733186X

Condition: New


Go with God and Fight Like the Devil. The remarkable new novel by Britain's master storyteller, which culminates at the Battle of Poitiers. 1356: France stands alert to danger. The English army, victorious at the battle of Crécy and led by the Black Prince, is invading and the French are hunting them down. The bloodiest battles of the Hundred Years War are yet to be fought.Thomas of Hookton, an English archer, becomes trapped with his outnumbered army. And here, near the town of Poitiers, an extraordinary confrontation will ignite one of the greatest battles of all time. About the Author: Be... View more info

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Sharpe's Prey : The Expedition to Copenhagen, 1807 #5 Richard Sharpe

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2017

Seller ID: 9780007425853

ISBN: 0007425856

Condition: New


Richard Sharpe is sent to Copenhagen to deliver a bribe to stop the Danes handing over possession of their battle fleet to the French. It seems very easy. But nothing is easy in a Europe stirred by French ambitions. The Danes possess a battle fleet that could replace every ship the French lost at Trafalgar, and Napoleon's forces are gathering to take it. The British have to stop them, while the Danes insist on remaining neutral.Dragged into a war of spies and brutality, Sharpe finds that he is a sacrificial pawn. But pawns can sometimes change the game, and Sharpe makes his own rules. When he ... View more info

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Sharpe's Regiment : The Invasion of France, June to November 1813 #17 Richard Sharpe

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2012

Seller ID: 9780007452873

ISBN: 000745287X

Condition: New


Richard Sharpe returns to England to save the regiment. Major Sharpe's men are in mortal danger - not from the French, but from the bureaucrats of Whitehall. Unless reinforcements can be brought from England, the regiment will be disbanded. Determined not to see his regiment die, Sharpe returns to England and uncovers a nest of high-ranking traitors, any of whom could utterly destroy his career with a word. Sharpe is forced into the most desperate gamble of his life - and not even the influence of the Prince Regent may be enough to save him. Soldier, hero, rogue - Sharpe is the ... View more info

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Sharpe's Battle : The Battle of Fuentes de Onoro, May 1811 #12 Richard Sharpe

By: Bernard Cornwell

Price: $16.95

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2012

Seller ID: 9780007452958

ISBN: 0007452950

Condition: New


Richard Sharpe is fighting for his Irish battalion and his own honour through the blood-stained streets of the town. Quartered in a crumbling Portuguese fort, Richard Sharpe and his men are attacked by an elite French unit, led by an old enemy of Sharpe's, and suffer heavy losses.The army's high command blame Sharpe for the disaster and his military career seems to be ruined. His only hope is to redeem himself on the battlefield. So with his honour at stake, against an overwhelming number of French troops, Sharpe leads his men to battle in the narrow streets of Fuentes de Oñoro.Soldier, hero,... View more info

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Shadowbrook: A Novel of Love and War [used book]

By: Beverly Swerling

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Bantam: 2004

Seller ID: 001079

ISBN: 1863253491

Condition: Good


A sweeping tale of love, ambition, and a war that ignited a revolution... 1754. In a low-lying glen in Ohio Country, where both the French and English claim dominion, the first musket ball fired signals the start of a savage seven-year conflict destined to dismantle France's overreaching empire and pave the way for the American Revolution. In a world on the brink of astonishing change are Quentin Hale, the fearless gentleman-turned-scout, fighting to preserve his beloved family plantation, Shadowbrook; Cormac Shea, the part-Irish, part-Indian woodsman with a foot in both worlds; and the beauti... View more info

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Bono on Bono : Conversations with Michka Assayas [used book]

By: Bono and Michka Assayas

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder and Stoughton: 2005

Seller ID: 0340897473

ISBN: 0340897473

Condition: Good


The closest you?re going to get to a Bono biography. Music journalist Michka Assays met Bono in London in 1980 and was one of the first journalists to champion U2 outside Ireland and the UK. He has spent two years putting this book together with Bono, interviewing the global star at his home in Dublin, as well as in Paris, Bologna and the French Riviera. The book is basically an ongoing dialogue between two friends and a unique insight into what makes the U2 frontman?s brain tick. View more info

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The Petit Four Cookbook: Adorably Delicious, Bite-Size Confections from the Dragonfly Cakes Bakery

By: Brooks Coulson Nguyen

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Ulysses Press: 2013

Seller ID: 002586

ISBN: 161243228X

Condition: New


This is the first ever baking book on petit fours, the most adorably delicious dessert for every occasion. It features 50 amazing recipes along with all the instructions you need to perfect this artful treat, as well as the history of the colorful history of the petit four. This is an enchanting recipe collection featuring ornately decorated, bonbon-sized layer cakes. The Petit Four Cookbook reinvents an 18th-century French delicacy and brings it straight to the reader's kitchen. With flavor combinations ranging from classic vanilla, chocolate ganache, and lemon butter cream to tangy apricot, ... View more info

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The Gilded Crown #3 Lions and Lilies

By: Catherine A. Wilson and Catherine T. Wilson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Sid Harta: 2015

Seller ID: 002158

ISBN: 192523083X

Condition: New


Simon and Catherine Marshall travel to Edinburgh, determined to see the safe return of The Lady of Scotland, but they inadvertently uncover a royal deception. Floundering under the pressure of court life, Catherine is offered the guidance of Lady Agnes Dunbar, but what secret is the old lady hiding and why has she taken such an avid interest in the daily life of Lord and Lady Wexford? Trapped within the walls of Edinburgh Castle, Simon must choose where his loyalties lie, the consequence of which will decide the safety of his growing family. In France, Gillet de Bellegarde is instructed by t... View more info

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The Lily and the Lion #1 Lions and Lilies

By: Catherine A. Wilson and Catherine T. Wilson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Sid Harta: 2012

Seller ID: 002159

ISBN: 1921829877

Condition: New


Separated in infancy, rediscovered by chance, can they unravel a mystery and find a way to reunite? Wistful and passionate, the wayward Cecile d'Armagnac has enjoyed the indulgent childhood of a French noble, but life for the young woman is about to change when she learns of her sister. Catherine Pembroke, a naive novice, has endured a lonely existence behind convent walls, but when Cecile's letter is intercepted by the malicious Earl of Salisbury, the shy nun is thrust into a dangerous and foreign world. Placed into the custody of a cynical knight, Simon Marshall, Catherine struggles to unr... View more info

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The Order of the Lily #2 Lions and Lilies

By: Catherine A. Wilson and Catherine T. Wilson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Sid Harta: 2013

Seller ID: 002160

ISBN: 1922086029

Condition: New


When valour and duty stand above a heart's desire... Separated as infants and rediscovered by chance, sisters, Catherine Pembroke and Cecile d'Armagnac solve the mystery which forced them apart (The Lily and the Lion) only to find their reunion all too brief when the Prince of Wales seeks to reclaim his mistress. With an unbreakable bond forged between the girls, Catherine chooses a perilous path to shield her sister. But has the faith in her protector, Simon Marshall, been misplaced? Who is the mysterious Lady of Scotland and why is Simon so determined to locate her? Caught in a web of co... View more info

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Pulp

By: Charles Bukowski

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Virgin: 2009

Seller ID: 9780753518175

ISBN: 0753518171

Condition: New


Charles Bukowski's brilliant, fantastical pastiche of a detective story. Packed with wit, invention and Bukowski's trademark lowlife adventures, it is the final novel of one of the most enjoyable and influential cult writers of the last century. Nicky Belane, private detective and career alcoholic, is a troubled man. He is plagued not just by broads, booze, lack of cash and a raging ego, but also by the surreal jobs he's been hired to do. Not only has been hired to track down French classical author Celine - who's meant to be dead - but he's also supposed to find the elusive Red Sparrow - w... View more info

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Leopard's Prey #6 Leopard People

By: Christine Feehan

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Jove: 2013

Seller ID: 000104

ISBN: 0515151556

Condition: New


#1 "New York Times" bestselling author Christine Feehan "knows how to weave a tale of action, suspense and paranormal passion" ("Romance Junkies"). Now, she's back--and the New Orleans nights have never felt so torrid or so dangerous... "Leopard's Prey " From a tough stint in the armed forces to stalking the unknown as a bayou cop, leopard shifter Remy Boudreaux has been served well by his uncanny gifts. And right now, New Orleans could use a homicide detective like Remy. A serial killer is loose, snatching victims from the French Quarter with pitiless rage and unnatural efficiency. But som... View more info

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Lover Beware [4in1 Anthology] contains Magic in the Wind #1 Sea Haven, August Moon, After Midnight, Only Human

By: Christine Feehan and Katherine Sutcliffe and Fiona Brand and Eileen Wilks

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, Berkley: 2003

Seller ID: 9780425189054

ISBN: 0425189058

Condition: New


Be Warned.. Four of today's most popular authors push passion and intrigue to the limit in four thrilling original stories In a sleepy coastal town. Early retirement turns deadly for a defense expert--until a beautiful woman steps between him and his assassins. Among women of the night. An FBI profiler can see into the mind of a French Quarter killer targeting prostitutes-but not into the heart of the detective she must trust with her life. Between Strangers. Sometimes one glance is all it takes. And sometimes all it takes is one man to tear apart what fate-and desire-have brought toget... View more info