1838 books (92 pages) in this category

1966

The Year the Decade Exploded

by Jon Savage

2016 is the 50th anniversary of defining year in global pop cultural history, 1966. Jon Savage's exploration of the key highs, lows and revolutionary moments, will be at the centre of reflection on what made that year so uniquely resonant. ...

ISBN: 9780571277636

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

1970s Teenager

by SIMON WEBB

ISBN: 9780752488158

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

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

24 Hours in Ancient Rome

A day in the life of the people who lived there

by Philip Matyszak

<DIV>What was it like to live in one of the ancient world&rsquo;s most powerful and bustling cities &ndash; one that was eight times more densely populated than modern day New York?<BR /><BR /> In this entertaining and enlightening guide, ...

ISBN: 9781782438564

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

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 Beautiful Place To Die

by Humphrey Bower

In the tiny South African town of Jacob's Rest, Detective Emmanuel Cooper is sent to investigate the murder of an Afrikaner police officer, Captain Willem Pretorius. Cooper, an 'English' South African, is viewed with suspicion by both the Boer ...

ISBN: 9781742331591

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

A Beautiful Place To Die

by Humphrey Bower

In the tiny South African town of Jacob's Rest, Detective Emmanuel Cooper is sent to investigate the murder of an Afrikaner police officer, Captain Willem Pretorius. Cooper, an 'English' South African, is viewed with suspicion by both the Boer ...

ISBN: 9781742333564

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$29.95

A Brief History of Infinity

The Quest to Think the Unthinkable

by Brian Clegg

ISBN: 9781841196503

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

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 Brief History of the Knights Templar

by Helen Nicholson

ISBN: 9781849011006

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

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