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A Trip Down Memory Lane With One of the Car Giants of Yesteryear

Advantages: Filled with information and photographs of nearly every Corgi toy produced
Disadvantages: Apparently it doesn't include every model, but I only found that out from other reviews

Introduction At the beginning of the year I started selling some items on Ebay to earn some extra pennies. I eventually got the bug and it became so addictive, that I was rapidly running out of things of my own to sell, I needed a niche. My brother ...

mikeb2102 12.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The New Great Book of Corgi 1956-2010 - Marcel R.Van Cleemput

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How many balls would Aamer chuck, if Aamer could chuck balls?

Advantages: The best sporting annual in the world, insightful and high-quality essays, packed with information
Disadvantages: Legal constraints prevent the whole story of the no-ball affair being told, tiny print as usual

I don't like cricket, oh no... If you are not interested in cricket, then you will not enjoy Wisden Cricketers' Almanack. That's a fairly obvious statement, yet it does sometimes surprise me just how many people read about a book like this and co ...

davidbuttery 27.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2011 - Berry, Scyld

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World Fact book by Philips

Advantages: invaluable information in a small book.
Disadvantages: none

I know this is in the wrong section, but ciao will be creating one for me soon. This opinion will then be moved to correct place. Sorry for any inconvenience. World Fact book by Philip’s Have you ever wanted to know the capital of a country? Maybe i ...

aimlow 01.10.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Big Book of Knowledge - Dorling Kindersley

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Great Book for children.

Advantages: Great for kids of all ages
Disadvantages: mother inlaw pressie again, lol

Ok so I know that my mother in law still thinks that my husband is around 10/11 but buying a book bless her that is meant for a child of around this age, please. However I must admit if something ever crops up we do tend to have a look in this book and ...

BUBBLES171 28.12.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Big Book of Knowledge - Dorling Kindersley

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Why? What? Where? When?..

Advantages: easy for children to use and informative too
Disadvantages: none

How many times have your children wanted to know something but you can't quite tell them the answer? Here is the first encyclopaedia for children which is easy for them to use and interesting too. The different chapters give facts on everything from ear ...

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Review of Big Book of Knowledge - Dorling Kindersley

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