2221 books (112 pages) in this category

Atisa Dipamkara: Illuminator of the Awakened Mind

by James Apple

Monk, scholar, traveler, and devout follower of the female buddha Tara, Atiśa Dīpaṃkara (982-1054) was one of the most influential Buddhist teachers in India and Tibet. Originally from Bengal, he traveled extensively throughout ...

ISBN: 9781611806472

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

by Simon Winchester

The definitive biography of the world's most important body of water – the Atlantic. One hundred and ninety million years ago, the shifting of two of the world's tectonic plates led to the creation of an immense chasm. This giant gash in ...

ISBN: 9780007341399

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Attrition

Fighting the First World War

by William Philpott

ISBN: 9780349000077

Binding: Paperback

$25.99

Auschwitz Testimonies

1945-1986

by Primo Levi

<p>In 1945, soon after liberation, Soviet authorities in control of the Kattowitz (Katowice) camp in Poland asked Primo Levi and his fellow captive Leonardo De Benedetti to compile a detailed report on the sanitary conditions in Auschwitz. The ...

ISBN: 9781509513376

Binding: Paperback

$31.95

Australia's Military History For Dummies

by David Horner

ISBN: 9781742169835

Binding: Paperback

$45.00

Australian Bushrangers 1788-1880

by Ian Knight

The first 'bushrangers' or frontier outlaws were escaped or time-expired convicts, who took to the wilderness 'the bush' in New South Wales and on the island of Tasmania. Initially, the only Crown forces available were redcoats from the ...

ISBN: 9781472831101

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Australian Dictionary of Biography: Supplement, 1580 1980

by Chris 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 Susanna de Vries

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

Audio Book
$49.95

Australian Heroines Of World War One

by Susanna de Vries

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 In 7 Questions

by John Hirst

'If there are genuine questions about Australian history, there is something to puzzle over. The history ceases to be predictable-and dull.'<BR>From the author of <i>The Shortest History of Europe</i>, acclaimed historian John Hirst, comes this ...

ISBN: 9781863958226

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

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

Australian Tragic

Gripping tales from the dark side of our history - a critically acclaimed bestseller

by Jack Marx

ISBN: 9780733627330

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Axis Midget Submarines: 1939-45

by by Paul Wright

During World War II, Germany, Japan, and Italy built approximately 2,000 small, inherently stealthy, naval craft to perform special operations and conventional naval missions. Much more numerous and more technically advanced than their Allied ...

ISBN: 9781472801227

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Ayesha's Gift: A daughter's search for the truth about her father

by Martin Sixsmith

&#8727;&#8727;FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING PHILOMENA, MADE INTO THE AWARD-WINNING FILM STARRING STEVE COOGAN AND JUDI DENCH&#8727;&#8727; Ayesha's Gift is the true story of a young woman, born in Pakistan, living in Britain, whose life is

ISBN: 9781471149771

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

B-25 Mitchell Units of the CBI

by Edward M. Young

Flying from and between bases in China and India, the B-25s bombed every type of Japanese target during World War 2 in the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theatre, ultimately dropping more ordinance than their larger four-engined B-24 Liberator ...

ISBN: 9781472820365

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Bachem Ba 349 Natter

by Robert Forsyth

The Bachem Ba 349 Natter was a secretive, vertical take-off, single-seat rocket interceptor intended to offer high-speed defence of key targets. This radical aircraft offered Luftwaffe an inexpensive means with which to intercept and attack ...

ISBN: 9781472820099

Binding: Paperback

$32.99