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      WOODSTOCK

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The Woodstock Music & Art Fair was held in the United States in 1969 which attracted an audience of more than 400,000. Scheduled for August 15–17 on a dairy farm in the Catskill Mountains of southern New York State, northwest of New York City, it ran over to Monday, August 18. Billed as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music", it was held at Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm near the hamlet of White Lake in the town of Bethel. Located in Sullivan County, Bethel is 43 miles (70 km) southwest of the town of Woodstock in adjoining Ulster County

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      THE EAGLE HAS LANDED

      50th Anniversary

      by Peter Murray

      The most significant event of our time and the start of hundreds of Space expeditions for mankind, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's journey to the moon and back. With amazing images of the event supplied by NASA with a foreword from astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the book is an amazing resource.

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      SPIRITUAL PLACES

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      These wonderful places have marked history by their beauty or the grandeur of their architecture. Throughout history men have built or preserved these breathtaking places. Here you will find a world tour of these amazing places that for centuries have been admired by pilgrims, believers and tourists alike. Places of worship, protected national parks or climbs to crazy heights. Take a trip on 5 continents. In this beautiful book discover many unique places in the world with beautiful photographs full of emotion and grandeur. The panoramic pages will make you discover them a little closer.

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      ANCIENT CIVILISATIONS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The incessant discoveries that archeology reveals to us attest that humans wished very early to leave traces of their lives and thus offer their descendants testimonials of their ingenuity and creativity in all areas. Footprints left on cave walls to the wonders of the early dynasties of China, or those of the Aztec empires and Inca, going through the complexity of civilizations from Mesopotamia, let yourself be carried away by the extraordinary history of civilizations!

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      PICTORIAL ATLAS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      In Greek mythology, Atlas is the god who supports the columns of the sky. That's why his name was given to map collections, because opening an atlas means keeping the world in your hands. This book invites you to a journey always recommenced: whether you are looking for a destination for your next vacation or would like to learn more on a given country, open this book and your curiosity will be satisfied. Or, open this book randomly and let yourself be transported immediately to an unknown country where you will learn the essentials. In this book, all the countries of the world are represented, continent by continent.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF CARS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The most popular means of transport, the automobile has experienced in all countries a craze that continues to grow. The car is considered a freedom and a means of emancipation, it is the world within the reach of all. Enthusiasts and collectors are fascinated by the power of the engines and the beauty of the bodies that constantly evolve and dazzle us. Used in everyday life or as a racing vehicle, the car evolves with its era and is enriched with embedded technologies that facilitate driving. Rally, F1, Endurance or Formula E, motorsport attracts crowds and brands compete for something new to stand out from the crowd.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF BIKES

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The most representative models with their technical specificities, their attributes and the history of the biggest brands. Competition bikes, business models, travel, war, luxury, sports, etc. Also find the story of innovative models with unique style and sensational look, designed by engineering builders. This book offers a journey into the fascinating world of motorcycles, but also presents the cultural context that accompanies and influences the technical evolution of the various machines, showing that the bike, through the decades, remains a symbol of freedom. In this beautiful book discover many brands and the largest models in beautiful photographs.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF DOGS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      Anyone who has known and loved a dog knows they are more than just a faithful companion, they are family. Their affection is unconditional and freely given without judgment, and they ask for relatively nothing in return. But, the domesticated dogs we know and love today weren’t always loyal and dutiful. In fact, all dogs share in part, a connection to the wolf. With their transformation from wolf to human companion happening relatively quickly, there is much to be learned about the dogs we know today.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF CATS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      Domestic cats have a special place in the life and hearts of humans. An important pet who amuses, fascinates and soothes, he participates in life in a house and animates it very often. The breeds are as diverse as the places of habitat in which to find these felines. This beautiful animal also has attributes that is a perfect companion for everyone. Long or short hair, calm or hyperactive, small or large, each has distinctive traits. In this beautiful book, discover many breeds of cats in beautiful photographs full of emotion and sweetness.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF HORSES

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      More than 60 million horses populate the Earth. They have always had a special place in the lives of humans. Pets, help at work, weapon of war or partner in sport, their place has always been important. The horse fascinates with its magnificence and splendor. The breeds are as diverse as the places of habitat and work in which they are found. Long or short hair, calm or bold, small or large, each has distinctive traits. This beautiful book discover many breeds of horses in beautiful photographs full of emotion and panache.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF TRACTORS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The tractor has been a revolution for the world of agriculture. After the First World War, the tractor developed with the motorization of machines. With the Second World War and the shortage of manpower, the development of the tractor took off. The agricultural tractor, in its classic form, had two driving wheels. But farmers were looking for more powerful machines that were more adaptable to difficult terrain. The modern tractor is equipped with four-wheel drive, high power and increasingly sharp performance, the driving position can be with or without cab and the comfort has improved continuously. Most contemporary tractors have computers equipped with GPS, radio, wifi and even television ... Tractors have become complete and incredibly powerful to help with the work of the land and better crop management. This book lists the makes and models that made history: John Deere, Massey-Fergusson, Fendt, Allis Chalmers, Ford, Fiat, International Harvester and many more.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF TRAINS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The history of rail transport began in 6th century BC in Ancient Greece. It can be divided up into several discrete periods defined by the principal means of track material and motive power used. Evidence indicates that there was 6 to 8.5 km long Diolkos paved trackway, which transported boats across the Isthmus of Corinth in Greece from around 600 BC. Wheeled vehicles pulled by men and animals ran in grooves in limestone, which provided the track element, preventing the wagons from leaving the intended route.

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      THE BIG BOOK OF PLANES

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The history of aviation extends for more than two thousand years, from the earliest forms of aviation such as kites and attempts at tower jumping to supersonicand hypersonic flight by powered, heavier-than-air jets. Kite flying in China dates back to several hundred years BC and slowly spread around the world. It is thought to be the earliest example of man-made flight. Leonardo da Vinci's 15th-century dream of flight found expression in several rational but unscientific designs, though he did not attempt to construct any of them. This book captures the history of the Planes in great detail with beautiful images and descriptions.

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      20th CENTURY WARS

      by Peter Murray and Lorri Lynn

      The twentieth century remains to this day the most deadly century of history. Whether wars against foreign powers or civil wars, the last century is testimony the fury that seizes humans when they defend their territory or fight against the oppression of regimes or the independence of their homeland. This century has witnessed two world wars, saw the dismantling of former powerful empires, the end of colonial empires and the questioning of permanent boundaries. This beautiful book, illustrated with poignant photographs, traces the turbulent history of the world throughout the twentieth century.

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