Horrible Histories Special: Wicked Words

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Author: Terry Deary

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407137212

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

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Discover why words rule in this wicked book of them! Find out why they say the pen is mightier than the sword! Terry Deary runs riot through the horrible history of the English language in a book to leave you (and your teacher) speechless.

Wicked Words

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Author: Terry Deary

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407111933

Category: English language

Page: 191

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Readers can discover all the foul facts about Wicked Words, including how to be very rude ... without anybody knowing, some murky Medieval jokes and what to say if someone calls you mundungus, hackum or Jabbernowl. With a bold, accessible new look and a heap of extra-horrible bits, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans.

Horrible Histories Special: England

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Author: Terry Deary

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407137115

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 9234

History with the nasty bits left in! This hideous Horrible History reveals the awful truth behind the rebellions, riots and rumpuses that have made England what it is today (whatever that is). From the cruel Celts right up to the terrible 20th century, it's a tale to make you quake. Want to know: which monk tried to pinch the devil's nose with a pair of tongs? Why some people in the Middle Ages ate dove droppings? Which English king was accused of being a werewolf? Mull over the miseries of Middle Ages monarchs, discover ten ways to die down a Victorian mine, and find out which dreadful days in history we celebrate as holidays. Whether it's plague, fire and civil war, or roast beef, fish and chips and a cup of tea, if it's anything to do with England, you'll find it in this book!

Horrible Histories Special: Rotten Rulers

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Author: Terry Deary

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407137220

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

View: 8427

Readers can discover all the foul facts about ROTTEN RULERS, including who gave the job of high priest to a donkey, who choked to death while eating a crow and who celebrated victory by eating his enemy's head.

Wicked

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Author: Gregory Maguire

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0755391128

Category: Fiction

Page: 473

View: 9695

An astonishingly rich re-creation of the land of Oz, this book retells the story of Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, who wasn't so wicked after all. Taking readers past the yellow brick road and into a phantasmagoric world rich with imagination and allegory, Gregory Maguire just might change the reputation of one of the most sinister characters in literature.

The History of the Works of the Learned ...

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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bibliography

Page: N.A

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Containing impartial accounts and accurate abstracts of the most valuable books published in Great Britain and foreign parts ...

The History Of England

Illustrated with Maps, Genealogical Tables, and the Heads and Monuments of the Kings, Engraven on Seventy Seven Copper Plates

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Author: Paul Rapin de Thoyras,Nicholas Tindal

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 807

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The History of England

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Author: Rapin de Thoyras (M., Paul)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Great Britain

Page: N.A

View: 6400