2221 books (112 pages) in this category

Anzac Sniper

The extraordinary story of Stan Savige, one of Australia's greatest soldiers

by Roland Perry

‘Stan Savige had been on Gallipoli for just two weeks, in the trenches firing at Turks less than 20 metres away. But Sniper’s Ridge was a different proposition. Killing took on another dimension. In the flurry of trench warfare, a soldier would ...

ISBN: 9781489469649

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

ANZACS on the Western Front

The Australian War Memorial Battlefield Guide

by Peter Pedersen

ISBN: 9780730337393

Binding: Paperback

$49.95

Apostle

Travels Among the Tombs of the Twelve

by Tom Bissell

In this profound and moving journey into the heart of Christianity past and present, Tom Bissell travels across the world to explore the lives and legacies of the Twelve Apostles. ...

ISBN: 9780571234752

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Aquinas

by Edward Feser

One of the most influential philosophers and theologians in the history of Western thought, St Thomas Aquinas established the foundations for much of modern philosophy of religion, and is famous for his arguments for the existence of God. In ...

ISBN: 9781743104477

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$24.95

Archaic Greece

The Age of New Reckonings

by Brian M. Lavelle

ISBN: 9781405198608

Binding: Paperback

$58.95

Ardkinglas

The Biography of a Highland Estate

by Christina Noble

<p><p>Ardkinglas is a 45,000-acre estate in Cairndow, a beautiful area of the Highlands at the head of Loch Fyne. Sir Andrew Noble, the author’s great-grandfather, bought the estate in 1905 and his family have run it ever since. The estate has ...

ISBN: 9781780274867

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Aristocrats

Power, grace and decadence - Britain's great ruling classes from 1066 to the present

by Lawrence James

ISBN: 9780349119571

Binding: Paperback

$30.99

Armageddon and Paranoia

The Nuclear Confrontation

by Rodric Braithwaite

Nuclear weapons exist and so does the possibility of worldwide annihilation. How did we reach this terrifying reality? ...

ISBN: 9781781257197

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Arms and Armour of the Elizabethan Court

by Thom Richardson

The Elizabethan court was a vibrant and colourful place, where the inherited traditions and technological skill that had characterised the Middle Ages came face to face with the decorative techniques of the Renaissance. This book shows how the ...

ISBN: 9780948092732

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Art Of Time Travel: Historians And Their Craft, The

by Tom Griffiths

'No matter how practised we are at history, it always humbles us. No matter how often we visit the past, it always surprises us. The art of time travel is to maintain critical poise and grace in this dizzy space.'<BR> <BR> In this landmark book,

ISBN: 9781863958561

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Art of Time Travel: Historians and Their Craft, The

by Tom Griffiths

In this landmark, critically acclaimed book, eminent historian and award-winning author Tom Griffiths explores the craft of history. <br><br>Through portraits of fourteen historians, including Inga Clendinnen, Judith Wright, Geoffrey Blainey and

ISBN: 9781863959407

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Arthur & Sherlock

by Michael Sims

ISBN: 9781408858554

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Asian Treasures

Gems of the Written Word

by Andrew Gosling

<i>Asian Treasures: Gems of the Written Word</i> showcases Asian writing, printing, and books of beauty and historical significance that are housed in the National Library of Australia. Written by Andrew Gosling, former chief librarian for the ...

ISBN: 9780642277220

Binding: Paperback

$9.99

Asperger's Children

The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna

by Edith Sheffer

<p>In 1930s and 1940s Vienna, child psychiatrist Hans Asperger sought to define autism as a diagnostic category, treating those children he deemed capable of participating fully in society. Depicted as compassionate and devoted, Asperger was in ...

ISBN: 9780393609646

Binding: Hardback

$43.95

At Day's Close

A History of Nighttime

by A. Roger Ekirch

ISBN: 9780753819401

Binding: Paperback

$25.99

At Home

A Short History of Private Life

by Bill Bryson

Bill Bryson was struck one day by the thought that we devote more time to studying the battles and wars of history than to considering what history really consists of: centuries of people quietly going about their daily business. This inspired ...

ISBN: 9781489377104

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

At Home

A Short History of Private Life

by Bill Bryson

Bill Bryson was struck one day by the thought that we devote more time to studying the battles and wars of history than to considering what history really consists of: centuries of people quietly going about their daily business. This inspired ...

ISBN: 9781489377111

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

At Home With the Soanes

by PALMER SUSAN

Born in 1753, the son of a bricklayer, architect John Soane RA died in 1837 after a long and distinguished career. He designed 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields as his home and as a setting for his antiquities and works of art. After his wife's death he ...

ISBN: 9781910258446

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

At War on the Gothic Line

Fighting in Italy, 1944-45

by Christian Jennings

As the Allies stormed across Normandy in the late summer of 1944, another strategically vital yet unsung campaign was being fought across the mountainous terrain of northern Italy. A vast international army of 12 different nationalities, ...

ISBN: 9781250065179

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Ataturk

by Patrick Kinross

ISBN: 9781842125991

Binding: Paperback

$36.00