1838 books (92 pages) in this category

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

Australian Dictionary of Biography: Supplement, 1580 1980

by Christopher Cuneen

"<p>This Supplement 1580-1980 is an adjunct to the first sixteen volumes of the Australian Dictionary of Biography, and includes people who played a part in Australia's history from the beginning of European contact with the continent, ranging ...

ISBN: 9780522852141

Binding: Hardback

$99.00

Australian Explorers Vol 3 Burke & Wills

by Jo Jensen

Robert O???Hara Burke (1821-1861), a former soldier and police officer, and William John Wills (1834-1861), a Surveyor, are both known for their ill fated attempt to cross Australia from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria. Their crossing ...

ISBN: 9780958762229

Binding: Hardback

$27.99

Australian Explorers Vol 7 Allan Cunningham

by Jo Jensen

Allan Cunningham (1791-1839) was an explorer and botanist who is credited with the discovery of Cunningham???s gap in the Great Dividing Range in Queensland and his subsequent discovery of the Darling Downs Region. He is remembered through his ...

ISBN: 9780958762267

Binding: Hardback

$27.99

Australian Gypsies

Their secret history

by Mandy Sayer

<p>Since the arrival of the First Fleet there have been Gypsies in Australia, yet their experiences have never been included in any official histories. In&nbsp;<i>Australian Gypsies</i>, award-winning memoirist and novelist Mandy Sayer weaves ...

ISBN: 9781742234670

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Australian Heroines Of World War One

by Deidre Rubenstein

The outstanding stories of eight courageous women. One brave nursing sister Hilda Samsing became a whistle blower. Nursing aboard the hospital ship Gascon, outraged by the bungled evacuation of wounded Anzacs which was censored out of the press

ISBN: 9781489376466

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

Australian Heroines Of World War One

by Deidre Rubenstein

The outstanding stories of eight courageous women. One brave nursing sister Hilda Samsing became a whistle blower. Nursing aboard the hospital ship Gascon, outraged by the bungled evacuation of wounded Anzacs which was censored out of the press

ISBN: 9781489376473

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

Australian History for Dummies

by Alex McDermott

<b>Created especially for the Australian customer!</b><br /> <br /> <p>Exciting and informative history of the land down under</p> <p><i>Australian History For Dummies</i> is your tour guide through the important events of Australia's past, ...

ISBN: 9781742169996

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Australian History Now

by Anna Clark

<p>Australian history has changed drastically over the last fifty years and has found itself at the centre of heated and consuming public debates. </p> <p>So how do historians themselves read this history? Where do they see themselves in these ...

ISBN: 9781742233710

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Ayesha's Gift

by Martin Sixsmith

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ISBN: 9781471149764

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Ayesha's Gift

by Martin Sixsmith

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ISBN: 9781471149771

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Bad Girls Throughout History

by Ann Shen

<DIV><B>Bad Girls Throughout History</B>&#160;is a vibrantly illustrated&#160;volume featuring 100 women who were bad in the best sense&#160;of the word: they challenged the status quo and changed the&#160;rules for all who followed. Each entry ...

ISBN: 9781452153933

Binding: Hardback

$37.99

Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship

by Anjan Sundaram

Hearing a blast, journalist Anjan Sundaram headed uphill towards the sound. Grenade explosions are not entirely unusual in the city of Kigali; dissidents throw them in public areas to try and destabilise the government and, since moving to ...

ISBN: 9781408866474

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Badlands: Decadent Playground Of Old Peking: Penguin Special, The

by Paul French

An evocative account of the infamous nightlife district of pre-communist Beijing, from the internationally acclaimed author of the book<i> Midnight in Peking. </i> The Badlands, a warren of narrow <i>hutongs</i> in the eastern district of ...

ISBN: 9780143570899

Binding: Paperback

$9.99

Band Of Brothers

by Stephen E. Ambrose

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ISBN: 9781471158292

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Bannockburn 1314

by Quarto UK

ISBN: 9781781312872

Binding: Hardback

$36.99

Barefoot through the Bindies

by Marion Houldsworth

Australian children of this new millennium takes for granted a lifestyle that includes videos, T.V. Soapies, DVD???s, computer games. But the children of a hundred years ago, the Federation era. ...

ISBN: 9781921920615

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bartolomé De Las Casas and the Conquest of the Americas

by Lawrence A. Clayton

This is a short history of the age of exploration and the conquest of the Americas told through the experience of Bartolomé de las Casas, a Dominican friar who fervently defended the American Indians, and the single most important figure of the ...

ISBN: 9781405194280

Binding: Paperback

$41.95

Basingstoke Workhouse

by BARBARA A LARGE

A fascinating look at all aspects of life in Basingstoke Workhouse This absorbing book explores all aspects of life in that feared institution, the workhouse. From the staff who lived and worked there to the poor souls kept in the medical wing,

ISBN: 9780750962407

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Batavia

by Richard Aspel

The story begins in 1629, when the pride of the Dutch East India Company, the Batavia, is on its maiden voyage en route from Amsterdam to the Dutch East Indies, laden down with the greatest treasure to leave Holland. The magnificent ship is ...

ISBN: 9781742677675

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95