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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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HUMAN BODY [256pp]

Discover how the individual parts of the human body function and work together: in this accessible and...

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Format: 244 x 186mm (9.5 x 7.5”)
Extent: 256 pages
Word count: 130,000 words
Illustrations: Over 240 illustrations
ISBN: 9781782745167


 
HOW THE BRAIN WORKS

Where in the brain would you find the hippocampus and what is its function? What happens in the brain when we...

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Format: 297 x 227mm (113⁄4 x 9”)
Extent: 176 pages
Word count: 95,000 words
Illustrations: More than 600 colour photographs and artworks
ISBN: 9781782745174 hb


 
Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weapons of World War II

What was the armament and crew of the German Tiger tank and its Soviet equivalent, the T-34? What was the...

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Extent: 608pp
Format: 276 x 220mm (11 x 8¾”)
Illustrations: 1,600 colour & b/w photos and artworks
ISBN: 9781782743880 pb
ISBN: 9781782741671 hb


 
Illustrated Encyclopedia of Space & Space Exploration

The Sun is our nearest star but it takes eight minutes for its light to reach us – we see the Sun as it was...

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Format: 285 x 225mm (113⁄4 x 9”)
Extent: 512pp
Word count: 225,000 words
Illustrations: 5000 photographs and illustrations
ISBN: 9781782741640


 
WORLD'S GREATEST TANKS: An Illustrated History

"An interesting and attractive looking book" –...

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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: 9781782741084


 
ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE VIETNAM WAR

It is over 40 years since the end of the Vietnam War, but it remains a controversial war among veterans and...

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Format: 297 x 227mm (11¾ x 9")
Extent: 256pp
Illustrations: 250 col & 50 b/w photos & 30 col a/w
Text: 60,000 words
ISBN: 9781782742883
Available as a text-only ebook
Ebook ISBN: 9781908696021


 
HISTORY OF TORTURE

However repugnant, torture has been practised, either publicly approved or clandestinely, for thousands of...

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Format: 240 x 189mm (9¼ x 7½”)
Extent: 192pp
Illustrations: 110 b/w photos
Text: 60,000 words
ISBN: 9781782745198

A previous edition (ISBN: 9781856054645) is no longer in print.


 
Guitar Book

Ever wanted to play like a famous guitarist? Now’s your chance! From basic techniques to the most advanced...

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Format: 295 x 234mm (11 1⁄2 x 9 1⁄4”) pb
Extent: 496pp
Illustrations: 1500 photos & 1000 diagrams
Text:100,000 words
ISBN: 9781782744726


 
HISTORY OF PIRATES

Did pirates really swear their allegiance on crossed pistols? Were they punished by being marooned on desert...

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Format: 240 x 189mm (91/2 x 71/2”)
Extent: 192pp
Illustrations: 125 b/w photos & a/ws
Text: 60,000 words
ISBN: 9781782744900 pb

A previous edition was available as 'The Pirate Code'.


 
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR II

This encyclopedia is an exhaustive survey of the aircraft flown by all the combatants in Europe and the Pacific...

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Format: 297 x 228mm (11 3/4 x 9")
Extent: 512pp
Illustrations: 1200 col & b/w photos & a/ws
Text: 190000 words
ISBN: 9781782744733