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The History of British Rock and Roll: The Psychedelic Years 1967 - 1969 By Robin Bell
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Psychedelic: Adjective: - of or noting a mental state characterized by a profound sense of intensified sensory perception, sometimes accompanied by severe perceptual distortion and... More > hallucinations and by extreme feelings of either euphoria or despair. The later years of the 1960s saw the rise in more avant-garde music as artists and musicians began to experiment with mind altering substances. Beginning with the hippie movement in America and rapidly spreading across the Atlantic to Britain, this period in music saw bands such as The Beatles - free from their touring commitments - together with The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd and many others make use of sensory altering concoctions to reach new heights of artistic creativity. This is the story of those years.< Less
The History of British Rock 'n' Roll: The Beat Boom 1963 - 1966 By Robin Bell
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There is no doubt that Rock 'n' Roll had its beginnings in America. Artists such as Bill Haley, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Gene Vincent, Elvis Presley and Eddie Cochran were the idols of the... More > early British rock 'n' rollers, as homegrown acts such as Tommy Steele, Lonnie Donegan, Billy Fury and Cliff Richard produced their own versions of this new music. But by the end of 1962, rock 'n' roll was in danger of becoming extinct. The music charts on both sides of the Atlantic were overwhelmed by softer songs lacking the dynamism and raw power of the originators. Emerging from this panache of smoothness, the British acts of the Beat Boom rejuvenated and revitalised the music industry with their freshness and excitement. This is the story of those climactic years when Britannia ruled the airwaves across the world.< Less
The History of British Rock and Roll: The Beat Boom 1963 - 1966 By Robin Bell
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There is no doubt that Rock 'n' Roll had its beginnings in America. Artists such as Bill Haley, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Gene Vincent, Elvis Presley and Eddie Cochran were the idols of the... More > early British rock 'n' rollers, as homegrown acts such as Tommy Steele, Lonnie Donegan, Billy Fury and Cliff Richard produced their own versions of this new music. But by the end of 1962, rock 'n' roll was in danger of becoming extinct. The music charts on both sides of the Atlantic were overwhelmed by softer songs lacking the dynamism and raw power of the originators. Emerging from this panache of smoothness, the British acts of the Beat Boom rejuvenated and revitalised the music industry with their freshness and excitement. This is the story of those climactic years when Britannia ruled the airwaves across the world.< 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
My Adventure in Space By Robin Bell
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In a Spaceship. Landing on the Moon, A Shower of Meteors. A Close Encounter with a Comet. Could it be a Flying Saucer? Home Safely! What an Adventure! And it’s all yours to write and... More > illustrate! My Adventure books are as unique as the young person who finishes them. Every page calls for new pictures to be drawn and new words to be added. From the space on the front cover, to the spaces inside the book, the options are never ending. My Adventure books challenge the imagination and create books worthy of being read again and again!< Less
My Adventure with Pirates (Advanced) By Robin Bell
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You're off on a pirate adventure, matey! Travel out to an unknown island in search of the infamous Black Jack's treasure. But be warned - mystery, magic and danger await all those brave enough to... More > start the journey. Can you withstand the deadly encounters, turbulent storms and daring escapes of a true adventure with pirates?< Less
My Adventure Discovering Australia By Robin Bell
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Sailing uncharted seas. Arriving on a strange shore. Peculiar creatures. Wood that flies?! Colourful birds and even a shipwreck. What an Adventure! My Adventure books are as unique as the child who... More > 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 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< Less
My Adventure in Australia (Advanced) By Robin Bell
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A message in a bottle sparks a treasure trail across Australia. Follow the clues to a mysterious cave, to Cook’s Lookout and face the hostility of the Australian desert to find a mountain of... More > gold. What an Adventure!< Less
My Adventure in Sweden By Robin Bell
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In the forest. Meeting a Moose. A swim in the Lake. Seeing a Beaver. A Wolf howls. Hiding in a tree. Safely home! What an adventure! My Adventure books are as unique as the young person who finishes... More > them. Every page calls for new pictures to be drawn and new words to be added. From the space on the front cover, to the spaces inside the book, the options are never ending. My Adventure books challenge the imagination and create books worthy of being read again and again!< Less
My Adventure with Pirates By Robin Bell
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Sailing on a pirate ship. Meeting Black Jack the pirate. Spying a treasure island. Burying a treasure chest. Making a treasure map. A shipwreck. What an adventure!