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Brook, Henry

Summary: Explore amazing true survival stories of people stranded alone in the wildest places on Earth, and find out simple survival techniques.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 613.6 BRO

Brook, Henry.

Summary: From Al Capone's reign of terror in Chicago to the last stand of Ned Kelly in the Australian bush, most gangsters lived lives of cold, calculating violence, living hard and dying young. Learn about some of the most notorious in these eleven thrilling stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BRO

Brook, Henry.

Summary: Traces the history of fighter planes from the dogfights of World War I to the missions flown by modern stealth fighters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2012

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Brook, Henry

Summary: "Where can drones fly that no human would dare? Why do engineers turn to nature to design new flying machines? Could a drone space rover reveal the secrets of distant planets? How can a fire rescue drone save lives? Fast, agile and cheap to build, drones offer all the benefits of flight with no risk to any pilot. Already vital tools for the world's armed forces, drones in our towns and cities...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623 BRO

Brook, Henry

Summary: "Who were the original Commandos? How do ordinary soldiers become Special Forces? How do troops communicate without speaking? What's the difference between HALO and HAHO? Meet the best of the best, the elite soldiers who have been through the toughest training on earth, ready to take on missions in any climate, against any enemy with no fear"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 356 BRO

Brook, Henry

Summary: From tropical sharks to tiny insects with lethal bites, deadly animals can be found in every region of the globe. This book uncovers the incredible poisons, weapons and senses that make some animals natural born killers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2015

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Dowswell, Paul.

Summary: The two world wars of 1914-1918 and 1939-1945 cast a malevolent shadow over the entire 20th Century. This book takes you through the story of both conflicts, from the soldiers' terrifying experiences of the trenches in the First War, to the huge battles and bombing of cities in the second. Stunningly illustrated with dramatic contemporary photographs, paintings, posters and maps, this is an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Y 940.3 World

Milbourne, Anna

Summary: "From Romeo and Juliet's star-crossed love, to the dark ambitions of Macbeth, the characters from Shakespeare's plays are famous throughout the world. This collection of stories from all the plays, with beautiful illustrations and quotations, is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare." -- Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 822.33 MIL

Brocklehurst, Ruth.

Summary: An overview of World War I discusses the reasons behind the conflict, its effect on countries all over the world, the major battles fought, and the aftermath.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne Pub. 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.3 BRO

Broom, Jenny

Summary: Celebrates everyday similarities and differences that exist between people throughout the world, inviting readers to peek through windows, open doors, and delve underground by opening flaps on every spread.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Big Picture Press 2013

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Summary: Basil Rathbone portrays the deductive genius, Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce his mystified colleague, Dr. Watson in these fourteen classic films.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Home Video 2010

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY COM