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The Road to the Hermitage By Robin Bell
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The Road To The Hermitage is a story of one man’s attempt to find satisfaction through isolation. Robin Bell purchased a 100 acre farm in the remote Southern Highlands of New South Wales and... More > lived there with just his dogs for companionship for 2 years. During this time he was entirely reliant on the sun, wind and rain for his basic power and water needs. Outside normal mobile phone coverage and with a sometimes-unreliable fixed telephone connection, he was at times cut off from the rest of the world by rising floodwaters in the Abercrombie River. Despite the remoteness, Robin managed to build extensions to his small cottage, run a successful computer consultant business, grow olives and grapes and supply himself with homegrown vegetables. The book deals with the initial purchase of the property, the first few weekends of isolation and the growing pleasure at the remoteness and beauty of the Australian bush< Less
The Australian Outback - The History and Mythology of the Land Down-Under By Robin Bell
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Take a journey through space and time to discover the history, exploration, culture, traditions, myths and lifestyle of the Australian Outback from pre-history to tomorrow.
How Swede It Is By Robin Bell
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Have you ever wondered what it is like to move to a country where you don’t speak the language and where traditions are subtly different from the country you left behind? Join Robin Bell as he... More > makes such a move. Robin moved to Sweden after living for thirty years in Australia. From a land of hot summers, cricket and surfing to a land of thirty degrees below zero temperatures, of bandy and ice hockey. Read about Swedish culinary delights such as raw, fermented Baltic herrings, lingonberry jam in sausage like tubes and Jansson’s Temptation. Learn the history behind the Lucia celebrations and the Swedish Midsummer celebrations. Discover where the real Santa Claus lives and how he cools off in summer. Find out the dangers from Trolls in the Swedish forests and the hazards of Swedish roads - and no, we’re not talking about Volvo drivers now...< Less
The Australian Outback - Study Guide By Robin Bell
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This guide is intended as an educational resource for teachers using The Australian Outback – The History and Mythology of the Land Down-Under. The Guide is divided into several sections... More > – a brief description of the book itself, a list of main individuals mentioned in the book, a series of questions for discussion based on the book and finally a series of topics intended to serve as starting points for further research into Australia and Australian history.< Less
How Swede It Is By Robin Bell
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Have you ever wondered what it is like to move to a country where you don't speak the language and where traditions are subtly different from the country you left behind? Join Robin Bell as he makes... More > such a move. Robin moved to Sweden after living for thirty years in Australia. From a land of hot summers, cricket and surfing to a land of thirty degrees below zero temperatures, of bandy and ice hockey Read about Swedish culinary delights such as raw, fermented Baltic herrings, lingonberry jam in sausage like tubes and Jansson's Temptation Learn the history behind the Lucia celebrations and the Swedish Midsummer celebrations. Discover where the real Santa Claus lives and how he cools off in summer. Find out the dangers from Trolls in the Swedish forests and the hazards of Swedish roads - and no, we're not talking about Volvo drivers now...< Less
The Australian Outback: The History and Mythology of the Land Down Under By Robin Bell
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Take a journey through space and time to discover the history, exploration, culture, traditions, myths and lifestyle of the Australian Outback from pre-history to tomorrow.
The Road to the Hermitage By Robin Bell
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What is it like to live on a remote 100 acre farm in the remote Southern Highlands of Australia? Where you have no mains electricity or water and the nearest shop is over 35 km away... Join Robin... More > Bell as he gets back to the basics< Less
The History of British Rock 'n' Roll: The Forgotten Years 1956 - 1962 By Robin Bell
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From the all-too-sweet sounds of the contemporary British artists of the mid-1950's through to the breakthrough of the more biting and vibrant sounds of Tommy Steele, Marty Wilde, Cliff Richard... More > and all the Elvis clones that emerged during the late 1950's, this book chronicles the development of British rock 'n' roll into a fully blown home industry that paved the way for the British takeover that was to come in 1962 when the Beatles conquered the world. However, before that earth-shattering event, British pop music suffered an anti-climactic decline into the mediocrity of what is often called 'bubblegum' music. This is the story of that rise and fall.< Less
The History of British Rock and Roll: The Forgotten Years 1956 - 1962 By Robin Bell
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The History of British Rock 'n' Roll: The Forgotten Years - 1956 - 1962 covers the period between the late 1950's and the early 1960's,when British artists began to challenge the dominance of their... More > American counterparts in the rock 'n' roll music scene Read about those early pioneers of British rock such as Tommy Steele, Marty Wilde and Cliff Richard. Rediscover the memories of The Six-Five Special, Oh Boy! and Drumbeat. What was Larry Parnes really like? Who were the Elvis wannabe's? All this and more...< Less
My Adventure Under the Ocean By Robin Bell
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My Adventure books are as unique as the child who finishes them. Every page calls for new pictures to be drawn. From the space on the front cover where a child can write his or her name, to the... More > never-ending choices for each blank in the story, My Adventures challenge the imagination and create books to be read again and again. Each adventure in the series is innovative and different. My Adventure stories are rich in excitement and detail, allowing young authors and artists to truly create a book of their own. Travel under the ocean in a submarine, visit a mysterious underwater cave, escape from an octopus and find a shipwreck. What an Adventure!< Less

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