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The Worst Childrens Jobs in History

The Worst Childrens Jobs in History

The Worst Children's Jobs in History takes you back to the days when being a kid was no excuse for getting out of hard labour. This book tells the stories of the children throughout Britain's history whose work fed the nation kept trains running and put clothes on everyone's back.Next…

£8.99

Make Your Own Hero Dog Sock Puppet

Make Your Own Hero Dog Sock Puppet

…the brave and heroic dogs that served in World War I and World War II.Dogs were used in both World Wars in a wide variety of roles. Their jobs included pulling machine guns and equipment for their fellow soldiers; carrying aid to the wounded and sniffing out enemy soldiers.Did you know?…

£7.00

Womens War Memorabilia Pack

Womens War Memorabilia Pack

…about the ATS down to the "You are not obliged to wear Army underwear but since it is attractive most members do". Included: Details of jobs available to those in the ATS; Rates of Pay; Welfare; Clothes; ABC of the ATS Woman's Land Army flyer Synonymous with the war effort the…

£6.00

Horrible Histories Dark Knights & Dingy Castles

Horrible Histories Dark Knights & Dingy Castles

…lived in dark dingy horrible homes.Want to know why one nutty knight chopped off his own finger the revolting truth about a gong-farmer's job and what went on in gruesome castle garderobes? Read on and find out about dreadful dungeons cruel crusaders ghastly ghosts that haunt creepy British…

£7.99

Metric Survey Specifications for Cultural Heritage

Metric Survey Specifications for Cultural Heritage

…work for cultural heritage. A proven specification is a valuable tool for use in achieving this goal. Getting the right survey for the right job is important. This specification provides a guide to the user and the supplier of metric survey data. It explains the services expected and performance…

£20.00

The Roses of No Mans Land

The Roses of No Mans Land

…INSPIRATION BEHIND THE BBC DRAMA THE CRIMSON FIELD 'On the face of it' writes Lyn Macdonald 'no one could have been less equipped for the job than these gently nurtured girls who walked straight out of Edwardian drawing rooms into the manifest horrors of the First World War ...' Yet…

£9.99

Uppies and Downies - The Extraordinary Football Games of Britain

Uppies and Downies - The Extraordinary Football Games of Britain

"Hornby a former curator of the National Football Museum in Preston has done a fantastic job to immerse himself in so many communities to untangle the threads that come together in festival football games." Daily Telegraph January 2008."the most purely enjoyable new book . . . A…

£16.99

The Last Veteran

The Last Veteran

…and in September 1917 was wounded by a shell that killed three of his comrades. After the war Patch returned to Somerset to work as a plumber a job he continued to do until his retirement. The First World War was fought not by a professional army but by ordinary civilians like Patch who epitomised…

£9.99

Bee Pewter Tea Spoon

Bee Pewter Tea Spoon

Whether you are stirring sugar into your tea or drizzling honey over your breakfast porridge this spoon is perfect for the job. The ideal partner for a sugar bowl honey pot or jam jar the teaspoon has an elaborate finial crafted in the shape of a honey bee on a leaf.Supplied gift boxed the teaspoon…

£12.00

Stonehenge Equinox Compact Mirror

Stonehenge Equinox Compact Mirror

Whether you need to touch up your make up get something out of your eye or just want to see how you look this compact mirror is perfect for the job. The lid of the mirror is printed with English Heritage's exclusive Equinox design inspired by the relationship Stonehenge has with its natural…

£13.00

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