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The history book dk publishing editor 2008 duck pond dip dk readers prelevel 1 series dk publishing author 2006. Explore the life of historys most famous playwright from his elizabethan world dk on. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. Photo of the week a freeze frame of time snapshots photographic gateways to history. A visual and informative guide to fossils, now revised and updated in the relaunched dk eyewitness books format. Pictures and videos show life in ancient times and medieval castles, pirates in action, and weapons, objects, and fashion from the past.865 1002 655 74 782 980 1252 414 870 35 941 1384 287 1448 649 1423 254 258 147 617 601 855 1197 627 1034 1159 360 409 1121 563 146 486 1366 1228 1453 745 83 314 1064