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Amber Books Ltd
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Amber Books Ltd
VAT Number: GB672581613
Registered Number: 3186678
Registered Office: 30 City Road, London EC1Y 2AB

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2013
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KINGS AND QUEENS OF EUROPE

To many, Europe has been the pinnacle of world sophistication and culture, yet beneath the power, the glamour...

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Format: 244 x 186mm (9 1/2 x 7 1/3”)
Extent: 512 pages
Word count: 140,000 words
Illustrations: 400 colour and black-&-white photographs and artworks
ISBN: 9781782744719

Now available in an updated edition, this book was previously published as two separate volumes: Dark History of the Kings and Queens of England and Dark History of the Kings and Queens of Europe.


 
Mental Fitness: The Elite Forces Way

How do soldiers cope with fear? What techniques does a sniper use to keep himself alert for hour after hour?...

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Format: 178 x 127mm (7 x 5”)
Extent: 192pp
Word count: 27,000 words
Illustrations: 160 b/w artworks


 
SUBMARINES: World War I to the Present

The emergence of the submarine in 1914 as a major strategic weapon was swift and unexpected. On 5 September...

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Format: 270 x 215mm (10½ x 8½")
Extent: 384pp
Word count: 100,000 words
Illustrations: 500 artworks and 80 photographs
ISBN: 9781782744337


 
HAIKU

Haiku is an ancient form of Japanese poetry. Its structure has become popular in other languages and today it...

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Format: 264 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾")
Extent: 96pp
Illustrations: 90 haiku in Japanese script
Word Count: 2,500 words
ISBN: 9781782743873


 
WORLD'S GREATEST SUBMARINES: An Illustrated History

In 1776, American Patriots attempted to destroy the British flagship Eagle using a man-operated semi-...

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Format: 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9”)
Extent: 224pp
Word count: 65,000 words
Illustrations: 200 colour artworks and photographs
ISBN: 9781782744214


 
FAT CATS

Is there anything more galling than a fat cat who got the cream? We all know of
someone who has indulged...

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Format: 153 x 153mm (6 x 6”)
Extent: 96 pages
Illustrations: 43 colour photomontages
Word count: 4500 words
ISBN: 9781782744290


 
WARRIORS OF THE ANCIENT WORLD

Why is Alexander the Great considered the most successful military leader of all time? How did the ancient...

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Format: 254 x 197mm (10 x 7 3⁄4”)
Pages: 128pp
Illustrations: 110 col a/ws and photos
Word count: 16,000 words
ISBN: 9781782744467


 
Warriors of the Medieval World

Why were medieval castles so difficult to capture? How did boys train to become knights? What were the...

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Format: 254 x 197mm (10 x 7 3⁄4”)
Pages: 128pp
Illustrations: 110 col a/ws and photos
Word count: 9,000 words
ISBN: 9781782744474


 
A-Z of Dinosaurs

The names of dinosaurs are some of the first impressively long words that children learn. From Apatosaurus to...

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Extent: 32pp
Format: 213 x 290mm (81⁄2 x 111⁄2”)
Illustrations: 26 colour artworks
Word count: 1,000 words


 
ABANDONED PLACES

Children’s schoolbooks left open in a classroom, trees entangled in a rusting ferris wheel, hulks of ships high...

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Format: 297 x 227mm (113⁄4 x 9”)
Extent: 224pp
Word count: 10,000 words
Illustrations: 150 colour photographs
ISBN: 9781782743941