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A little book Discovering Corn dollies

Advantages: size patterns
Disadvantages: none

Recently I harvested some long straw wheat, (I have a friendly source for this) Long straw wheat is the type used for thatching. I learnt to make corn dollies many years ago. One of the books which I bought back then to help me get patterns instructions ...

mumsymary 05.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Discovering Corn Dollies - M. Lambeth

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How the record business grows, shrinks, and then grows again

Advantages: Fascinating account of the music business from a different angle
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...It’s not difficult to find a history of popular or recorded music, written around the musical names who made it happen. Cowboys and Indies takes a different approach. While there is plenty in these pages about several of the most important stars, there is ...

JOHNV 01.03.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Cowboys and Indies: The Epic History of the Record Industry - Gareth Murphy

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Never Turn Your Back on the Sawdust Ring

Advantages: Strong journalism, engaging, entertaining, informative and attractively presented
Disadvantages: A few minor factual errors

Circus Mania” is a much needed dispassionately written book on the British circus scene. In order for this institution to survive, thrive and regain mainstream respectability in the media it needs journalistic appraisal, insight and critique. The author, ...

BlackSwan 22.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Circus Mania - Douglas McPherson

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'Blooming' Marvellous

Advantages: beautiful photography wide range of flowers clear step by step instructions
Disadvantages: none

At the beginning of the year I started a cake decorating class and it was not long before I became interesting in making sugar flowers and searching for books on the topic. During one of my Amazon searches I discovered that Peggy Porchen whose flower skil ...

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Review of Cakes in Bloom - Peggy Porschen

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The Clarinet by Jack Brymer

Advantages: Covers all aspects of playing/history of clarinet
Disadvantages: May be too in depth for the average player!

If you play the clarinet and interested in finding out a little more about it than the fact that it’s black, about 2 feet long with a single reed, try Jack Brymer’s “Clarinet” from the Yehudi Menuhin Series. If you don’t play the clarinet, may I ask why n ...

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Review of Clarinet - Jack Brymer

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