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              Zeppelin Story
               

              Zeppelin Story (Hardback)

              By Christopher, John

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              In the 1930s the Zeppelins ruled the skies, crossing the Atlantic with a style and elegance never seen before - or since - in air travel. This title charts the history of these incredible airships from their conception to their fiery destruction.

              ISBN 9780752451756
              Released AU 19 Oct 2010
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              The HMS Victory Story
                

              The HMS Victory Story (Hardback)

              By Christopher, John

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              Constructed from the wood of over 6,000 trees, HMS Victory was designed as a 'first rate ship', the Admiralty's designation for its largest ships f the line which packed a formidable punch with over 100 guns arranged on three decks. This title provides an insight into the lives o...f the British sailors who served on her.
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              ISBN 9780752456058
              Released AU 19 Oct 2010
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Empty World
               

              Empty World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Christopher, John

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              Includes an excerpt from another adventure by John Christopher entitled 'In the beginning.'

              ISBN 9781481420006
              Released AU 12 May 2015
              Publisher Aladdin Paperbacks
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Tripods: The White Mountains: Book 1
               

              Tripods: The White Mountains: Book 1 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Christopher, John; Illustrated by Jones, Matt

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              Nobody knows how long it has been since the Tripods came. Nobody remembers life on Earth before they enslaved it. Humans live in scattered farms and villages, kept quiet and obedient by the mind-controlling Caps implanted when they reach their teens. Will Parker's time is fast ap...proaching - but a chance encounter with a madman convinces him that it may still be possible to resist the alien masters. So begins a terrifying story of survival and defiance - and Will's journey to the White Mountains.
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              ISBN 9780141379241
              Released AU 2 Oct 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series The Originals
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              The Mary Rose Story

              The Mary Rose Story (Hardback)

              By Christopher, John

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              The Mary Rose story

              ISBN 9780752464046
              Released AU 1 Apr 2012
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
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              The Apollo Story
               

              The Apollo Story (Hardback)

              By Christopher, John

              When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin of Apollo 11 stepped on to the surface of the Moon in July 1969, it marked the pinnacle of eight years of manned spaceflight. This title presents the dramatic story of the race to put man on the moon.

              ISBN 9780752451732
              Released AU 22 Apr 2010
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Shuttle Story

              The Shuttle Story (Hardback)

              By Christopher, John

              STS - the Space Transportation System - is a 'space plane' to be known as the Space Shuttle. First flown in 1981, the Shuttle is the most complicated flying machine. This book tells the story of the Space Shuttle from its inception to the shape of things to come and through trium...ph and disaster.
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              ISBN 9780752451749
              Released AU 1 Mar 2010
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
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              Sherman Tank: A Pocket History

              Sherman Tank: A Pocket History (Paperback)

              By Christopher, John

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              The most famous tank design of World War Two

              ISBN 9781445600277
              Released AU 1 Jan 2012
              Publisher Amberley Publishing
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              Mini Moke: Small Car, Big Fun
               

              Mini Moke: Small Car, Big Fun (Paperback)

              By Christopher, John

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              Developed for the British Army in response to a contract for a small, Jeep-like, airportable vehicle, the Mini Moke was a failure at this role and found its success as a fun, sunshine toy, equally at home on the beach as in the mountains. Over 50,000 were made and many still surv...ive.
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              ISBN 9781445609195
              Released AU 15 Apr 2013
              Publisher Amberley Publishing
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              1945 The Second World War in Photographs: A Brave New World

              1945 The Second World War in Photographs: A Brave New World (Paperback)

              By Christopher, John; McCutcheon, Campbell

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              A unique look at the final year of the Second World War through the medium of old photographs.

              ISBN 9781445622156
              Released AU 15 Jun 2015
              Publisher Amberley Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Second World War in Photographs
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