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Giving you the brutal facts about how Britannia ruled the waves - from infamous antics in India to dreadful deeds down under. Read about savage slavers rotten rebels and nasty natives go for victory wi...

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Good

“A bit too horrible”

published 27/12/2011

Interesting, lots of detail in a slim volume

Shocking, upsetting subject matter.

Please ignore the incorrect picture provided by Ciao. In this Horrible History, Terry Deary explores how Britain acquired an empire which spanned a quarter of the globe, revealing the shocking truth of how Brittania really ruled the waves. From what I have gleaned from talking to my children, the...

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“Cruel Brittania”

published 13/09/2009

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The Horrible Histories series of books has become an addiction of mine, ever since I picked up my first, The Gorgeous Gerogians, form a charity shop a couple of months ago. Since then, I've read, and reviewed several more . My collection recieved a huge boost last tuesday when I went to charity...

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