The Barmy British Empire - Terry Deary

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The Barmy British Empire - Terry Deary

Giving you the brutal facts about how Britannia ruled the waves - from infamous antics in India to dreadful deeds down under. Read about savage slaver...

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“A bit too horrible”

published 27/12/2011

ProInteresting, lots of detail in a slim volume

ConsShocking, 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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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 with Queen Victoria's quick eastern quiz and meet the horrid heroes of the British Empire.

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EAN: 9780439992251

Type: Fiction

Genre: Children's

Publisher: Scholastic

Title: The Barmy British Empire

Author: Terry Deary

ISBN: 0439992257

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