Historian Niall Ferguson asks how the Western Civilization came to dominate the rest of the world during the 15th century but now is the West about to be overtaken by the rest of the world?He reveals the key elements of the wests success in six application: competition; science; the property-owning democracy; modern medicine; the consumer society; and the Protestant work ethic.
Eleven years after the hit British-Asian comedy drama East is East (1999) writer Ayub Khan-Din continues the story of the dysfunctional Khan family and its ongoing struggles with life between two worlds. In 1975 four y...
Youve got to admit it: the Queens pretty cool. I mean, this lady drove a truck during World War Two and is a fully trained military mechanic. Plus, she paid for her wedding dress with ration coupons and has lots of adorable corgis. But were Englands monarchs always this awesome? Join Sherlock Bones as he investigates Britains kings and queens. In the hall of shame is Henry VIII, with his horrible
Skyscrapers, sequoias, and impossibly big skies await you in Americas West. This 15-day tour through the urban and natural wonders of California, Arizona, and Nevada is perfect for travellers who want to inject a little downtown energy into their out-of-town escapes. In the cities, youll traverse the concrete jungle by day with an expert CEO and overnight in centrally located hotels. Elsewhere,
The Random History of Rugby BookThe Random History of Rugby Book is a brilliant yet and funny book made to bring to light some of the more random facts about what goes on in and around the wonderful sport of rugby. From bizarre stories about Frenchmen to embarrassing stories about our own Clive Woodward the Random History of Rugby Book has all you need to know that you never dared to ask
A bestseller in 2008, Remember Remember has continued to enlighten and entertain readers wanting to brush up on their history. Concise and authoritative, Remember, Remember makes history interesting and accessible for everyone once again.
Keep muddy paws whether canine feline or human off your floor with this hard wearing super-absorbent mat. Treated with aegis active hygiene technology which protects against bacteria fungi and dust mites. It has a non-slip rubber base and is washable. 74 x 50 x 0.7cm
Hunter S.Thompson is infamous for many things including gonzo journalism and the absolute classic Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas. However, is driving passion was for motorcycles as succinctly captured in this amazing quote. This is not an official product, and is not in any way endorsed.Mug design reads: Love is the feeling you get when you like something as much as your motorcycle. Hunter S.
At 15, Adele doesnt question it: girls go out with boys. Her life is changed forever when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and finds herself.
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From ancient to modern history, politics to pop culture, your family will have a fun exploring the past with this Time Troopers DVD game. Hosted by John Cleese as Agent Wormold, experience video clips then answer trivia questions. Explore the past with this Time Troopers DVD game Hosted by John Cleese as Agent Wormold Experience fascinating video clips and reenactments such as a Wright
Take a short boat trip from Portsmouth on the mainland, just a mile and a half from the Isle of Wight, and then step aboard the impressive private man-made island of No Mans Fort in the Solent. This former Victorian sea fortress boasts a multi-million pound refurbishment. Take the opportunity to be privately guided around a huge range of unique and fascinating facilities, taking in the many fully
Youll be the cutest cowgirl In The West with this charming saddle bag! ; Synthetic leather upper. ; Snap-flap closure. ; Adjustable crossbody strap. ; Exterior features tassel detail at the front. ; Lined interior flaunts a back wall zip pocket and two slip pockets. ; Imported. Measurements: ; Bottom Width: 8 1 2 in ; Depth: 2 1 2 in ; Height: 7 1 2 in ; Strap Length: 48 in ; Strap Drop: 24 in ;
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