699 books (35 pages) in this category

Expressions of Mercy: A History of the Mater Hospitals 1906-2006

by Helen Gregory

This extraordinary statistic gives some indication of the depth of the Mater's penetration into the Queensland community. But the Mater Mother's is only one of the seven hospitals in the Brisbane Mater group. <BR><BR><i>Expressions of Mercy</i> ...

ISBN: 9780702235528

Binding: Paperback



A Dangerous History

by Richard Sugg

<p><p>How dangerous were fairies? In the late seventeenth century, they could still scare people to death. Little wonder, as they were thought to be descended from fallen angels, and to have the power to destroy the world itself. Such beliefs, ...

ISBN: 9781789141207

Binding: Paperback


Fashion in the 1970s

by Daniel Milford-Cottam

The 1970s was a decade of style contrasts- every extreme of fashion was met by an equally trendy opposite reaction. Ankle-length maxi skirts vied for attention with super-short hot-pants. Outfits in vibrant prints and obviously man-made fabrics ...

ISBN: 9781784423049

Binding: Paperback


Fatal Rivalry, Flodden 1513

Henry VIII, James IV and the battle for Renaissance Britain

by George Goodwin

ISBN: 9781780221366

Binding: Paperback



A Cultural History

by Joanna Bourke

ISBN: 9781844081561

Binding: Paperback


Ferrari 70 Years

by Dennis Adler

<i>Ferrari 70 Years</i> celebrates Ferrari's fantastic history with detailed text and fascinating images from historic archives. ...

ISBN: 9780760351895

Binding: Hardback


Fighters in the Shadows

A New History of the French Resistance

by Robert Gildea

Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize, <i>Fighters in the Shadows</i> tells the story of the French Resistance - as it was, rather than how some choose to remember it. ...

ISBN: 9780571280360

Binding: Paperback


Finding Eliza: Power and Colonial Storytelling

by Larissa Behrendt

A vital Indigenous perspective on colonial storytelling.<BR> Aboriginal lawyer, writer and filmmaker Larissa Behrendt has long been fascinated by the story of Eliza Fraser, who was purportedly captured by the local Butchulla people after she was

ISBN: 9780702253904

Binding: Paperback


Finland at War

by Vesa,Munter, Peter,Wirtanen, Toni Nenye

In the aftermath of the Winter War, Finland found itself drawing ever closer to Nazi Germany and eventually took part in Operation <i>Barbarossa </i>in 1941. For the Finns this was a chance to right the wrongs of the Winter War, and having ...

ISBN: 9781472827197

Binding: Paperback


Fire In The Sky

The Air War In The South Pacific

by Eric M. Bergerud

ISBN: 9780813338699

Binding: Paperback


First Founding Father

Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence

by Harlow Giles Unger

ISBN: 9780306825613

Binding: Hardback


For King and Other Countries


When war was declared in August 1914, many New Zealanders were travelling or living abroad. In the rush to sign up to defend the Empire, it was often easier to enlist locally than travel back to New Zealand to join the NZEF. That's one of the ...

ISBN: 9780995102996

Binding: Hardback


Former People

by Douglas Smith

Epic in scope, intimate in detail, heartbreaking in its human drama, this is the first book to recount the history of the nobility caught up the maelstrom of the Bolshevik Revolution and the creation of Stalin's Russia. It is a book filled with ...

ISBN: 9780330520294

Binding: Paperback


Foundation: The History of England Volume 1

by Peter Ackroyd

<b>The first volume in a new six-part history of England from acclaimed author Peter Ackroyd. </b> Having written enthralling biographies of London and of its great river, the Thames, Peter Ackroyd now turns to England itself. This first volume

ISBN: 9780330544283

Binding: Paperback



The Overthrow of the Slave Empires

by James Walvin

ISBN: 9781472141439

Binding: Paperback


Freedpeople in the Tobacco South: Virginia, 1860-1900

by Jeffrey R. Kerr-Ritchie

ISBN: 9780807847633

Binding: Paperback


French Battleships 1914-45

by Ryan K. Noppen

On September 1, 1910, France became the last great naval power to lay down a dreadnought battleship, the <i>Courbet</i>. The ensuing Courbet and Bretagne-class dreadnoughts had a relatively quiet World War I, spending most of it at anchor off ...

ISBN: 9781472818195

Binding: Paperback


From Broken Glass

My Story of Finding Hope in Hitler s Death Camps to Inspire a New Generation

by Steve Ross

ISBN: 9780316513043

Binding: Hardback


From Cabin 'Boys' to Captains: 250 Years of Women at Sea


Revealing the hidden history of women on ships, from early cabin boys' to modern cruise ship captains This lively yet scholarly book reveals an unsuspected history of women at sea, from women pirates and daring cabin 'boys' under sail to ...

ISBN: 9780752488783

Binding: Paperback


Fromelles And Pozières

In the Trenches of Hell

by Peter FitzSimons

On 19 July 1916, 7000 Australian soldiers – in the first major action of the AIF on the Western Front – attacked entrenched German positions at Fromelles, in northern France. By the next day, no fewer than 5500 were wounded and just under 1900 ...

ISBN: 9781489017581

Binding: CD-Audio

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