In their isolated world on the Yorkshire Moors, the Bronte sisters found an escape in the childhood fantasies that would help mould the novels now regarded as classics of world literature; the grey-stone parsonage at Haworth in which they spent much of their short lives has become a place of literary pilgrimage. In this acclaimed mini-series, distinguished playwright, author and critic Christopher
In their isolated world on the Yorkshire Moors the Bronte sisters found an escape in the childhood fantasies that would help mould the novels now regarded as classics of world literature; the grey-stone parsonage at Hawo...
Tour of Duty focuses on a single platoon of young U.S. soldiers during their tour of combat duty in Vietnam during the late 1960s. Terence Knox, Kevin Conroy, Stephen Caffrey, Joshua Maurer, Steve Akahoshi, Tony Becker, Eric Bruskotter, Stan Foster, Ramon Franco, Miguel A. Nunez Jr, Dan Gauthier and Kyle Chandler star as the infantrymen, who represent diverse racial, cultural and philosophical
Fast, cheap, silent, safe and healthy, the bicycle is destined for a new golden age. With new materials, new technology and the looming problems for fossil fuel based transport, the bicycle has a fabulous future as well as a fascinating past. This classic BBC series features vintage footage and reconstructions of early days, epic bicycle based adventures pinnacles of bicycle sport, heroes,
Whether you’re a woodworker expanding your talents, a seasoned carver refining your skills, or a beginner newly introduced to this fulfilling craft, this is the only carving book you need. Brimming with expert instruction and nine attractive projects, you’ll learn all the classic carving styles and techniques along with the fundamentals of wood and tool selection, sharpening, creating
The definitive full-colour edition celebrating 150 years of Lewis Carrolls Alices Adventures in Wonderland. With an introduction by Philip Pullman. Lewis Carrolls Alice has been enchanting children for 150 years. Curious Alice, the bossy White Rabbit, the formidable Queen of Hearts and the Mad Hatter are among the best loved, most iconic literary creations of all time. Macmillan was the original
The Pulitzer Prize-winning survivor story that retells the Holocaust in graphic art. Its a game of cat and mouse. The Nazis are cats on the prowl. The Jews are mice, hiding in holes. From ghetto to Auschwitz to freedom in America, one young mouse named Vladek survives the terrible chase. Now his son, a cartoonist, tries capture his story in this book: a daring and powerful true tale of the horrors
Position: full sun or partial shade; Soil: moderately fertile, well-drained, slightly acid, sandy soil; Rate of growth: average; Flowering period: June to July; Flower colour: blue and white; Other features: the seeds can cause severe discomfort if ingested; Hardiness: fully hardy Blue, pea-like flowers with white standards that are sometimes streaked with purple, open from the base of the flower
Meet the larger than life characters in the Guardians of the Galaxy Titan Hero collection! Also known as Peter Quill, Star Lord is the leader and beating heart of the Guardians of the Galaxy team. This 30cm figure is poseable and looks just like the Marvel superhero. A great gift for ages four and up.
The Complete Pub Quiz BookEver been to one of those pretty lousy pub quizzes? Sometimes they can be pretty dire! Guess what? Now you can show your mates how its done and host one of your own!This collection of pub quiz questions is perfect for a boozy night in with the mates. With over 10,000 questions, itll be ages till you manage to run out! Ranging from easy-peasy to incredibly challenging
From the unchallenged master of 1960s small screen sci-fi, Irwin Allen presents his boldest and most expensive show, Land of the Giants. Premiering in 1968, Giants has built up a devoted fan base over the past four decades, thanks to its heady mix of mind-blowing special effects, suspense and pure escapism. Its 1983 and sub-orbital spaceship the Spindrift is en route from Los Angeles to London.
Complete Book of The Microscope explores objects and organisms that can be viewed with a microscope and discusses various kinds of microscopes and microscopy techniques. Winner of the Rhone-Poulenc Junior Science Book Prize, this book is a breathtaking introduction to an extraordinary new dimension. Fantastic photographs, reveal the secrets of the micro universe, while step-by-step project ideas
Channel your inner angle in this stunning pair of skinnies. ; The Farrah jean has a high rise, slim fit, and skinny leg opening. This pair flaunts an exposed button fly for the ultimate retro look. ; Complete Darkness is the perfect slightly faded black hue. ; 8.5 oz. Double Black Denim. ; Classic five-pocket construction. ; Signature embroidery on the back patch pockets. ; Tonal topstitching. ;
If youve got a wild side then these are the Crown Joules for you. Featuring a whole host of animals from stags to horses and dogs to pigs. Crafted from super soft cotton that contains a little stretch for a lot of comfort.
\26in Tall, 4 legs covered in sisal, Sisal provides alternate scratching texture your cat will love, Hole in bottom so your cat can climb inside for a cozy home, Poly whiskers provide hours of entertainment for your cat, High quality materials, Excellent craftsmanship. Molly is a unique cat toy that is a favorite among cats and their owners. High quality materials and craftsmanship alone make
This medium (2.5), easy to clean rubber ball whistles in flight; adding another fun element to an what would otherwise be an ordinary game of fetch! Whistler ball is compatible will all Chuckit! Medium ball launchers.