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  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Robert Dawson has over 50 years experience with Gypsies and Travellers, is an acknowledged authority on Britain's Gypsies and Travellers and has written over 80 books on the subject. He is a former head teacher who had Gypsies and Traveller pupils in his own school.
    5th February 2009

    Wild Reads: Bees

    This brilliant book about bees covers a wide range of topics, from a chapter about how honey is made to the exciting sto... More

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    1st January 2004

    Spotting Old Vardus

    Each wagon is shown in a silhouette drawing form, with brief descfription, height, length, weight and records to record ... More

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    1st July 2007

    Kenny, the SAS and the Queen

    Kenny has a rotten life and the worst mum in the world. So it's a good job his best mate is a Traveller boy, Gary, espec... More

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    30th August 2010

    Kushti 4U: The Comic Book for Traveller Kids

    The first ever comic book for Traveller children - Romany Gypsy, Irish Traveller, Scottish Traveller and Roma. Strip car... More

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    17th October 2013

    Gypsies and Travellers: Prejudice and Stereotypes in Children's Literature

    An examination of over 240 children's books in which Gypsies/Travellers feature, from Victorian times to today and how t... More

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    1st July 2003

    Hell and Damp Nation

    When schoolboy Sidney ends up in hell, it's heaven help the devil who takes a bit of a shine to him and makes him into o... More

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    14th March 2009

    Gypsy and Traveller History in the UK: A Pack for Schools

    Topics covered are: Who are Travellers? What do they do for a living? Gypsies and Travellers: The Early Years Travellers... More

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