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Tony Robinson - Author

Tony presents Channel 4's archaeology series "Time Team", and played Baldrick in "Blackadder". He also devised and wrote four series of the BBC's "Maid Marian and Her Merry Men" in which he played the Sheriff of Nottingham.

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Sir Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders: World War I and World War II
Tony Robinson
Award-winning Tony Robinson has an outstanding record for bringing the past to life. Here his books on World War 1 and World War 11 are presented in one bumper volume. Through factual accounts, quizzes, diagrams and a great many pictures...
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Format: Paperback | Released 26/03/2015
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Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders: Pets
Tony Robinson
Have you ever looked at your cat or dog and wondered about how they first came to live with humans? Or what would happen if, instead of a cat, they were actually … a lion?! Or whether your dog would...
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Format: Hardback | Released 09/10/2014
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Skulduggery
Tony Robinson - illustrated by Jamie Smith
Interest Age 5-8 A swashbuckling adventure from TV star Tony Robinson. Ben is a pirate at heart who is not at all happy when he discovers on his first day at school that there are no walk-the-plank and cutlass classes....
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Format: Paperback | Released 15/09/2014
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Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders - World War II
Tony Robinson
Winner of the Blue Peter Book of the Year 2014 - Best Book with Facts Tony Robinson takes you on a headlong gallop through time, pointing out all the most important, funny, strange, amazing, entertaining, smelly and disgusting bits...
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Format: Paperback | Released 14/03/2013
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Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders! British
Tony Robinson
Another fascinating title in the fantastically funny history series from the acclaimed Tony Robinson. Find out everything you ever needed to know in this brilliant, action-packed, fact-filled book, including: How to avoid scurvy, why bright red isn't the best colour...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/08/2012
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Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders! Greeks
Tony Robinson
Find out everything you ever needed to know in this brilliant, action-packed, fact-filled book, including: why the ancient Greeks were mad about olive oil, who Pythagoras was, why Alexander the Great named a city after his horse, Bucephalus, and how...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/08/2012
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Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders! Romans
Tony Robinson
Adopting the same technique as he employs in Weird World of Wonders: Egyptians Tony Robinson brings the magnificent Roman world alive. From the famous story of the twins Romulus and Remus, who founded the city after having been brought...
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Format: Paperback | Released 26/04/2012
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Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders! Egyptians
Tony Robinson
Step back in time to the amazing world of the Egpytians and find the answers to all the questions you ever wanted to ask. Tony Robinson is brilliant at explaining the past by telling hilarious stories about the disgusting and...
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Format: Paperback | Released 26/04/2012
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Bad Kids: The Worst Behaved Children in History
Tony Robinson
A Lovereading4kids 'Great Read' you may have missed 2011 selection. Today's children get a very bad press but they are not the first generation to behave badly! And the punishments have been far, far worse! Bad Kids charts the history...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/05/2011
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Bad Kids: The Worst Behaved Children in History
Tony Robinson
Today's children get a very bad press but they are not the first generation to behave badly! And the punishments have been far, far worse! Bad Kids charts the history of how unruly children have been dealt with through the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 04/09/2009
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The Worst Children's Jobs In History
Tony Robinson
Television presenter of all things historical and archaeological, Tony Robinson, takes you on a guided tour through all the lousiest places for a kid to work. With profiles of real kids in rotten jobs, this book will tell you things...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2006
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