2361 books (119 pages) in this category

1914

The Year The World Ended

by Paul Ham

Few years can justly be said to have transformed the earth: 1914 did. In July that year, Germany, Austria-Hungary, Russia, Britain and France were poised to plunge the world into a war that would kill or wound 37 million people, tear down the ...

ISBN: 9781486242634

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$44.95

1916 and All That

by CIARA BOYLAN

The Little Book of Limerick is a compendium of fascinating information about the city and county, past and present. Here you will find out about Limerickâ s buildings and bridges, crime and punishment, tragic accidents, and its famous (and ...

ISBN: 9781845887490

Binding: Paperback

$17.99

1920

The Year that Made the Decade Roar

by Eric Burns

ISBN: 9781681771601

Binding: Paperback

$25.95

1944: FDR and the Year That Changed History

by Jay Winik

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ISBN: 9781501125362

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

1956, The World in Revolt

by Simon Hall

Vibrantly and sympathetically told, this is the story of one year - a capsule history of exhilarating triumphs and shattering defeats around the world. ...

ISBN: 9780571312337

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

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

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

1983

The World at the Brink

by Taylor Downing

ISBN: 9780349143040

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

1983

The World at the Brink

by Taylor Downing

ISBN: 9781408710531

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

24 Hours in Ancient Egypt

A Day in the Life of the People Who Lived There

by Donald P Ryan

Spend 24 hours with the ancient Egyptians.<BR /><BR /> Ancient Egypt wasn&rsquo;t all pyramids, sphinxes and gold sarcophagi. For your average Egyptian, life was tough, and work was hard, conducted under the burning gaze of the sun god Ra.<BR ...

ISBN: 9781782439110

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

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

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$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

5 Steps A 5 500 Ap World History Qstns To Know By

by Stevens

ISBN: 9781259836756

Binding: Hardback

$25.95

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

6880

by Gordon Brook-Shepherd

The account of the Great War portrayed in this book spans the last hundred days of the conflict; from the surprise blow struck by the British at Amiens on 8 August, down to the signing of the Armistice which ended the war three months later. ...

ISBN: 9781448217182

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

A Beautiful Place To Die

by Malla Nunn

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

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$39.95

A Beautiful Place To Die

by Malla Nunn

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 Guide to J. R. R. Tolkien

A comprehensive introduction to the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings

by Nigel Cawthorne

ISBN: 9781780338590

Binding: Paperback

$19.99