2343 books (118 pages) in this category

Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes

by Michael Sims

As a young medical student at the University of Edinburgh, Arthur Conan Doyle studied under the vigilant eye of Dr Joseph Bell. He observed as Dr Bell identified a patient's occupation, hometown and ailments both imagined and genuine from the ...

ISBN: 9781408858530

Binding: Hardback

$35.00

Arthur Boyd

A life

by Darleen Bungey

Meticulously researched and beautifully written, this is the first full biography of the complex genius, Arthur Boyd. ...

ISBN: 9781741756135

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Arthur Rimbaud

by Seth Whidden

<p>Before he had turned 21, Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891) upended the house of French poetry and left it in shambles. What makes Rimbaud's poetry important, argues Seth Whidden, is part of what makes his life so compelling: rebellion, audacity, ...

ISBN: 9781780239804

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Ashoka

The Search for India's Lost Emperor

by Charles Allen

ISBN: 9780349122380

Binding: Paperback

$30.99

Asylum

by WILLIAM SEABROOK

"Perhaps the most honest and haunting accounts of the struggle for mental health in literature." - Observer This dramatic memoir recounts an eight-month stay at a Westchester mental hospital in the early 1930s. William Seabrook, a renowned ...

ISBN: 9780486798103

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

At Home in Japan

A Foreign Woman's Journey of Discovery

by Rebecca Otowa

<p>What would it be like to move to Japan, leaving everyone you know behind, to become part of a traditional Japanese household? <i>At Home in Japan </i>tells an extraordinary true story of a foreign woman who goes through an amazing ...

ISBN: 9780804848718

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

Attila The Hun

by John Man

The name Attila the Hun has become a byword for barbarism, savagery and violence. His is a truly household name, but what do we really know about the man himself, his position in history and the world in which he lived? This riveting biography ...

ISBN: 9780553816587

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

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Running away from home at fifty

by Mary Moody

Living the good life in the Blue Mountains in New South Wales with her husband, four grown-up children and four (and counting) grandchildren, Mary Moody’s life was full. The only thing missing was time for herself, a chance to reflect on life ...

ISBN: 9781742677910

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$18.95

Audacity of Inez Burns: Dreams, Desire, Treachery & Ruin in the City of Gold

by Stephen G. Bloom

Synopsis coming soon....... ...

ISBN: 9781682450093

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Augustus Carp, Esq., by Himself

by HENRY H. BASHFORD

A self-satisfied fool enthusiastically recounts his mundane achievements in this cult classic and comic gem. Sanctimonious Augustus Carp finds faults in everyone else, excusing his own deficiencies with unwitting hilarity. This spoof ...

ISBN: 9780486812878

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Aussie Midwives

by Fiona McArthur

'Being present as the midwife at a baby's birth is one of life's glorious adventures.' Midwives play a vital role in supporting women through some of the most challenging and rewarding moments of their lives. These remarkable professionals ...

ISBN: 9781489385833

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

Aussie Midwives

by Fiona McArthur

'Being present as the midwife at a baby's birth is one of life's glorious adventures.' Midwives play a vital role in supporting women through some of the most challenging and rewarding moments of their lives. These remarkable professionals ...

ISBN: 9781489385840

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories

by Jim Haynes

Did you know that in 1932 the Australian army was called out to wage war on an invading army of 20,000 ... emus? Or that the first royal personage to arrive in Australia was the King of Iceland and he came as a convict? And how about the spooky ...

ISBN: 9781489376541

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories

by Jim Haynes

Did you know that in 1932 the Australian army was called out to wage war on an invading army of 20,000 ... emus? Or that the first royal personage to arrive in Australia was the King of Iceland and he came as a convict? And how about the spooky ...

ISBN: 9781489376558

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Australian Dictionary of Biography Index

by John Ritchie

"<p>This is the complete index to Volumes 1 through 12 of the ADB.</p> <p>Since 1962 the Australian Dictionary of Biography has been prepared by its staff in the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University. It ...

ISBN: 9780522844597

Binding: Hardback

$59.99

Australian Dictionary of Biography V1

by Douglas Pike

"<p>Since 1962 the Australian Dictionary of Biography has been prepared by its staff in the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University. It provides concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of prominent men ...

ISBN: 9780522841213

Binding: Hardback

$82.50

Australian Dictionary of Biography V10

by Bede Nairn And Geoffrey Serle

"<p>Since 1962 the Australian Dictionary of Biography has been prepared by its staff in the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University. It provides concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of prominent men ...

ISBN: 9780522843279

Binding: Hardback

$82.50

Australian Dictionary of Biography V11

by Geoffrey Serle

"<p>Since 1962 the Australian Dictionary of Biography has been prepared by its staff in the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University. It provides concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of prominent men ...

ISBN: 9780522843804

Binding: Hardback

$82.50

Australian Dictionary of Biography V12

by Ritchie John

"<p>Since 1962 the Australian Dictionary of Biography has been prepared by its staff in the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University. It provides concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of prominent men ...

ISBN: 9780522844375

Binding: Hardback

$82.50

Australian Dictionary of Biography V13

by John Ritchie

"<p>Since 1962 the Australian Dictionary of Biography has been prepared by its staff in the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University. It provides concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of prominent men ...

ISBN: 9780522845129

Binding: Hardback

$82.50