A look at the gentlemen behind the popular image of Queen Victoria. It's a good case study of how biased editing can shape a public figure's image.
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Learning about the demise of Australia's favourite car, the Holden.
An excellent read that immerses the reader in the life of Queen Victoria and the era she ruled in.
A brief but hard to follow (due to having to refer to a dictionary many times) look at Queen Victoria's life. More of a commentary than a complete look. Those who don't know the background to the story will find many holes.
A story about defence, intelligence and crisis management in the middle of an attempt to start a conflict between North and South Korea; and even Japan.
Skimpy is an auto biography by Kellie Arrowsmith, a "skimpy" bar waitress. Outrageous true tales of crocodiles, snakes and pulling beers in the top end.
A collection of funny and witty articles by Jeremy Clarkson that were first published in The Sunday Times.
An excellent introduction to learn how to drive a steam locomotive, plus railway safe working.
A great read about how to drive from Melbourne to London; if you really must!
This book is aimed mainly at the programmer. The information is highly technical and it's not the best introduction to Bitcoin.