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The Games : A Global History of the Olympics
The Games : A Global History of the Olympics - £10.99

The Olympic Games have become the single greatest festival of a universal and cosmopolitan humanity Seventeen days of sporting competition watched and followed on every continent and in every country on the planet Simply the greatest show on earth Yet when the modern games were inaugurated in Athens in 1896 the founders thought them a "display of manly virtue" an athletic celebration of the kind of amateur gentleman that would rule the world How was such a ritual invented? Why did it prosper and how has it been so utterly transformed?In The Games David Goldblatt - winner of the 2015 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award - takes on a breathtakingly ambitious search for the answers and brilliantly unravels the complex strands of this history Beginning with the olympics as a sporting side show at the great Worlds Fairs of the Belle Epoque and its transformation into a global media spectacular care of Hollywood and the Nazi party The Games shows how sport and the olympics been a battlefield in the global Cold War a defining moment for social and economic change in host cities and countries and a theatre of resistance for women and athletes colour once excluded from the show Illuminated with dazzling vignettes from over a century of olympic completion - this stunningly researched history captures the excitement of sporting brilliance and the kaleidoscopic experience of the Games It shows us how this sporting spectacle has come to reflect the world we hope to inhabit and the one we actually live in

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The Games : A Global History of the Olympics
The Games : A Global History of the Olympics - £10.99

The Olympic Games have become the single greatest festival of a universal and cosmopolitan humanity Seventeen days of sporting competition watched and followed on every continent and in every country on the planet Simply the greatest show on earth Yet when the modern games were inaugurated in Athens in 1896 the founders thought them a "display of manly virtue" an athletic celebration of the kind of amateur gentleman that would rule the world How was such a ritual invented? Why did it prosper and how has it been so utterly transformed?In The Games David Goldblatt - winner of the 2015 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award - takes on a breathtakingly ambitious search for the answers and brilliantly unravels the complex strands of this history Beginning with the olympics as a sporting side show at the great Worlds Fairs of the Belle Epoque and its transformation into a global media spectacular care of Hollywood and the Nazi party The Games shows how sport and the olympics been a battlefield in the global Cold War a defining moment for social and economic change in host cities and countries and a theatre of resistance for women and athletes colour once excluded from the show Illuminated with dazzling vignettes from over a century of olympic completion - this stunningly researched history captures the excitement of sporting brilliance and the kaleidoscopic experience of the Games It shows us how this sporting spectacle has come to reflect the world we hope to inhabit and the one we actually live in

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VEMO - Fan
VEMO - Fan - £100.00

VEMO - Fan, General Information: https://www.autoteile.de/de/produkt/V15-03-1896 Driver Position: for left-hand drive vehicles Vehicle Equipment: for vehicles without air conditioning

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VAICO - Rubber Buffer, suspension  (Set)
VAICO - Rubber Buffer, suspension (Set) - £17.46

VAICO - Rubber Buffer, suspension , General Information: https://www.autoteile.de/de/produkt/V20-1896 Fitting Position: Rear Axle Thickness [mm]: 80 Weight [kg]: 0,07 Material: PU (Polyurethane) Inner diameter [mm]: 25

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Access to History: Italy: The Rise of Fascism 1896-1946 Fourth Edition
Access to History: Italy: The Rise of Fascism 1896-1946 Fourth Edition - £18.49

Exam Board AQA Edexcel OCR & WJECLevel A-levelSubject HistoryFirst Teaching September 2015First Exam June 2016Give your students the best chance of success with this tried and tested series combining in-depth analysis engaging narrative and accessibility Access to History is the most popular trusted and wide-ranging series for A-level History studentsThis title- Supports the content and assessment requirements of the 2015 A-level History specifications- Contains authoritative and engaging content- Includes thought-provoking key debates that examine the opposing views and approaches of historians- Provides exam-style questions and guidance for each relevant specification to help students understand how to apply what they have learntThis title is suitable for a variety of courses including- AQA Italy and Fascism c1900-1945- Edexcel The rise and fall of fascism in Italy c1911-46- OCR Italy 1896-1943

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Access to History: Italy: The Rise of Fascism 1896-1946 Fourth Edition
Access to History: Italy: The Rise of Fascism 1896-1946 Fourth Edition - £18.49

Exam Board AQA Edexcel OCR & WJECLevel A-levelSubject HistoryFirst Teaching September 2015First Exam June 2016Give your students the best chance of success with this tried and tested series combining in-depth analysis engaging narrative and accessibility Access to History is the most popular trusted and wide-ranging series for A-level History studentsThis title- Supports the content and assessment requirements of the 2015 A-level History specifications- Contains authoritative and engaging content- Includes thought-provoking key debates that examine the opposing views and approaches of historians- Provides exam-style questions and guidance for each relevant specification to help students understand how to apply what they have learntThis title is suitable for a variety of courses including- AQA Italy and Fascism c1900-1945- Edexcel The rise and fall of fascism in Italy c1911-46- OCR Italy 1896-1943

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VEMO - Fan, radiator
VEMO - Fan, radiator - £192.10

VEMO - Fan, radiator, General Information: https://www.autoteile.de/de/produkt/V15-01-1896

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Tom Sawyer Abroad & Tom Sawyer, Detective
Tom Sawyer Abroad & Tom Sawyer, Detective - £2.99

With an Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson Following on from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884-5) Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894) became one of Mark Twain's most popular books Again we meet his world famous characters Tom Sawyer 'Nigger Jim' and Huck Finn - together now on a fantastical balloon journey across the Atlantic to meet lions and Bedouins in the Sahara and retrace something of Twain's own expedition to the Holy Land in his best-selling The Innocents Abroad (1869) Later in Tom Sawyer Detective (1896) Twain returns us the banks of the Mississippi and a murder mystery involving identical twins and stolen diamonds The author is back in his formative territory the region his imagination could never leave behind It provides him with another comedy of human foibles starring the irrepressible Tom Sawyer

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Tom Sawyer Abroad & Tom Sawyer, Detective
Tom Sawyer Abroad & Tom Sawyer, Detective - £2.99

With an Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson Following on from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884-5) Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894) became one of Mark Twain's most popular books Again we meet his world famous characters Tom Sawyer 'Nigger Jim' and Huck Finn - together now on a fantastical balloon journey across the Atlantic to meet lions and Bedouins in the Sahara and retrace something of Twain's own expedition to the Holy Land in his best-selling The Innocents Abroad (1869) Later in Tom Sawyer Detective (1896) Twain returns us the banks of the Mississippi and a murder mystery involving identical twins and stolen diamonds The author is back in his formative territory the region his imagination could never leave behind It provides him with another comedy of human foibles starring the irrepressible Tom Sawyer

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