1944 books (98 pages) in this category

1975

Australia's Greatest Year

by Mark Juddery

1975 in Australia was a year marked by political upheaval and cultural revival, a time when it was exciting to be an Australian. In this fascinating book, journalist Mark Juddery examines the year that marked a complete turning point ...

ISBN: 9781740311311

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

30-Second Mythology

The 50 most important classical myths, monsters, heroes, and gods, each explained in half a minute

by Robert A Segal

The perfect introduction to the study of mythology, covering essential facts and details in one handy volume. ...

ISBN: 9781742669922

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

44 Days

75 Squadron and the Fight for Australia

by Michael Veitch

In March and April 1942, RAAF 75 Squadron bravely defended Port Moresby for 44 days when Australia truly stood alone against the Japanese. This group of raw young recruits scrambled ceaselessly in their Kittyhawk fighters to an extraordinary and

ISBN: 9781489348166

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

44 Days

75 Squadron and the Fight for Australia

by Michael Veitch

In March and April 1942, RAAF 75 Squadron bravely defended Port Moresby for 44 days when Australia truly stood alone against the Japanese. This group of raw young recruits scrambled ceaselessly in their Kittyhawk fighters to an extraordinary and

ISBN: 9781489348173

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

50 Years Of Silence

by Beverley Dunn

The long idyllic summer of Jan Ruff-O'Herne's childhood in Dutch colonial Indonesia ended in 1942 with the Japanese invasion of Java. She was interned in Ambarawa Prison Camp, along with her mother and two younger sisters. In February 1944, when

ISBN: 9781742011639

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$18.95

9-11

Was There an Alternative?

by Noam Chomsky

In <i>9–11</i>, published in November 2001 and arguably the single most influential post-9/11 book, internationally renowned thinker Noam Chomsky bridged the information gap around the World Trade Center attacks, cutting through the tangle of ...

ISBN: 9781742583655

Binding: Paperback

$19.95

A Brief History of Nakedness

by Philip Carr-Gomm

<i>A Brief History of Nakedness</i> traces humanity’s preoccupation with nudity in three distinct areas of human endeavour: religion, politics and popular culture. Rather than studying the history of the nude in art or photography, or detailing ...

ISBN: 9781780230221

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

A Companion to Ancient History

by Andrew Erskine

This <i>Companion</i> provides a comprehensive introduction to key topics in the study of ancient history. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Examines the forms of evidence, problems, approaches, and major themes in the ...

ISBN: 9781118451366

Binding: Paperback

$77.95

A Companion to Ancient Thrace

by Julia Valeva

<p><i>A Companion to Ancient Thrace</i> presents a series of essays that reveal the newly recognized complexity of the social and cultural phenomena of the peoples inhabiting the Balkan periphery of the Classical world.</p> <p>? Features a rich ...

ISBN: 9781444351040

Binding: Hardback

$278.95

A Companion to Europe Since 1945

by Klaus Larres

<i>A Companion to Europe Since 1945</i> provides a stimulating guide to numerous important developments which have influenced the political, economic, social, and cultural character of Europe during and since the Cold War. <ul> <li>Includes 22 ...

ISBN: 9781118729984

Binding: Paperback

$75.95

A Companion to Greek Mythology

by Ken Dowden

<i>A Companion to Greek Mythology</i> presents a series of essays that explore the phenomenon of Greek myth from its origins in shared Indo-European story patterns and the Greeks? contacts with their Eastern Mediterranean neighbours through its ...

ISBN: 9781118785164

Binding: Paperback

$75.95

A Companion to Julius Caesar

by Miriam Griffin

<i>A Companion to Julius Caesar</i> comprises 30 essays from leading scholars examining the life and after life of this great polarizing figure.<br /> <ul> <li>Explores Caesar from a variety of perspectives: military genius, ruthless tyrant, ...

ISBN: 9781405149235

Binding: Hardback

$81.95

A Companion to Ovid

by Peter E. Knox

<i>A Companion to Ovid</i> is a comprehensive overview of one of the most influential poets of classical antiquity. <ul> <li>Features more than 30 newly commissioned chapters by noted scholars writing in their areas of specialization</li> ...

ISBN: 9781118451342

Binding: Paperback

$77.95

A Companion to Russian History

by Abbott Gleason

This companion comprises 28 essays by international scholars offering an analytical overview of the development of Russian history from the earliest Slavs through to the present day. <ul> <li>Includes essays by both prominent and emerging ...

ISBN: 9781118730003

Binding: Paperback

$75.95

A Companion to the Etruscans

by Sinclair Bell

This new collection presents a rich selection of innovative scholarship on the Etruscans, a vibrant, independent people whose distinct civilization flourished in central Italy for most of the first millennium BCE and whose artistic, social and ...

ISBN: 9781118352748

Binding: Hardback

$278.95

A Companion to the Roman Republic

by Nathan Rosenstein

This <i>Companion</i> provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of Roman Republican history as it is currently practiced. <ul> <li>Highlights recent developments, including archaeological discoveries, fresh approaches to textual ...

ISBN: 9781444334135

Binding: Paperback

$86.95

A Companion to World War I

by John Horne

<i>A Companion to the First World War</i> brings together an international team of distinguished historians who provide a series of original and thought-provoking essays on one of the most devastating events in modern history. <ul type="disc"> ...

ISBN: 9781119968702

Binding: Paperback

$66.95

A Flying Life

John Duigan and the first Australian aeroplane

by David Crotty

The flying career of John Robertson Duigan spanned just a decade from 1908 to 1918. 100 years ago he built and successfully flew the first aeroplane made in Australia using only photographs, journal articles and an unreliable textbook as his ...

ISBN: 9780980619034

Binding: Paperback

$19.95

A Fortunate Life

by Roger Cardwell

Born in 1894, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine ...

ISBN: 9781743119969

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

A Fortunate Life

by Roger Cardwell

Born in 1894, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine ...

ISBN: 9781743136690

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$44.95