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Work

Nicola Barber, Paul Harrison
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Nicola Barber, Paul Harrison

Roman Life is a series that will explore the establishment of the Roman Empire and the notable people of the age, such as Augustus, Virgil and Homer. The text will chronicle the features and characteristics of the Roman age and explore the lives of the different social classes, as well as men, women and children. Readers will learn what it was like to live as a Roman, be able to compare how their present lives have been influenced by the past and learn how much has changed since Roman times.This title looks at the different types of jobs that both poor and rich Romans had. It explains what a consul, senator or legionary did, and what the duties of the emperor were. It also shows what being a gladiator, priest or priestess, farmer or chariot racer involved.

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Homes

Nicola Barber, Paul Harrison
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Nicola Barber, Paul Harrison
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Sport and Pastimes

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber
Franklin Watts

Both Sides of the Story: The Death Penalty

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber

Have the worst criminals forfeited their right to life? Or is the death penalty an abuse of human rights? Should all lives be valued equally, even those of convicted murderers? Some people argue that a life sentence in prison can be a worse prospect that the death penalty. It's time to consider Both Sides of the Story.The Both Sides of the Story series explores the major global debates of our time from two opposing viewpoints. Each book investigates the facts behind the headlines, the history behind current trends and the latest hot topics.

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The Arab-Israeli Conflict

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber
Franklin Watts

Cloning and Genetic Engineering

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber
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Entertainment

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber

Homes chronicles the various types of entertainment popular in the Tudor period, examining the differences across age groups, social classes and those who lived in towns and cities and those who lived in the country. It includes music, dance, festivals, masques, theatre, childhood games, and a very gory pastime: public executions!

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Transport

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber

The Viking Life series explores the everyday lives of people who lived during the Viking era. This title looks at the Vikings built and travelled in longships and other forms of transport across water and land. It describes how the Vikings' use of transport enabled them to carry out raiding and trading expeditions and examines evidence ship burials.

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Invasion and Settlement

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber

The Viking Life series explores the everyday lives of people who lived during the Viking era. This title looks at Viking invasion and settlement, describing how far Viking travels extended and how the Vikings attacked, fought against or traded with the people they encountered.

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The Big Day: Moving House

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber

This photographic book looks at a child's day as they move house, from packing to saying goodbye to their old house and exploring their new home. It provides an ideal starting point for young children and adults to discuss first experiences and explores the confusing and often worrying feelings that a child might experience when moving house.'The Big Day' series is aimed at helping young children to understand and cope with change. Using simple sentences, the books offer guidance through first experiences such as starting school, the arrival of a new baby and going to hospital.

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School

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber
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Village Home

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber
Franklin Watts

Plane Crash

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber
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A New Baby Arrives

Nicola Barber
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Nicola Barber

This photographic book tells the story of the arrival of a new baby into the family, and explores the confusing and often worrying feelings that a child might experience when a younger brother or sister comes along. It provides an ideal starting point for young children and adults to discuss first experiences.'The Big Day' series is aimed at helping young children to understand and cope with change. Using simple sentences, the books offer guidance through first experiences such as moving house, starting school and going to hospital.