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    • Man On The Moon

    • By: Copyright Group
    • Length: 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 2
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    When Kennedy spoke of landing a man on the moon it seemed an impossible task "We do this not because it is easy but because it is hard". Man was space bound and Kennedy's goal was to achieve this on many levels; to show the Soviet Union that America was the pre-eminent Superpower, to give a boost to the military industrial complex and to rally America to a common purpose and goal.

    Regular price: £4.49

    • The Natural History of Selborne

    • By: Gilbert White
    • Narrated by: James Taylor
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
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    More than any other writer, Gilbert White (1720-1793) has shaped the relationship between man and nature. A hundred years before Darwin, White realised the crucial role of worms in the formation of soil and understood the significance of territory and song in birds. His precise, scrupulously honest, and unaffectedly witty observations led him to interpret animals’ behaviour in a unique manner. Here, a collection of his letters to Daines Barrington and Thomas Pennant.

    Regular price: £17.99

    • The Warwickshire Murders

    • By: Kevin Turton
    • Narrated by: Phil Reynolds
    • Length: 3 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 3
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    Warwickshire has seen its fair share of murder down the centuries. This latest collection explores notorious crimes from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, using contemporary documents; trial transcripts and newspaper accounts to examine cases that gripped both the county and the nation. Warwickshire Murders is a powerful and fascinating reappraisal of some of the most brutal and gruesome killings in the country’s history.

    Regular price: £12.99