1838 books (92 pages) in this category

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


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


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


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


A Crowd Is Not Company

by Robert Kee

ISBN: 9780753826744

Binding: Paperback


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


A Force To Be Reckoned With

A History of the Women's Institute

by Jane Robinson

ISBN: 9781844086603

Binding: Paperback


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

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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

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A Full Account Of The Dreadful Explosion Of Wallsend Colliery By Which 101 Human Beings Perished!

by Cecily Gayford

An account of a devastating mining disaster, celebrating the 175th anniversary of The London Library ...

ISBN: 9781782273257

Binding: Paperback


A Good Place to Hide

How one French community saved thousands of lives in World War II

by Peter Grose

They kept their heads down, they kept their mouths shut and they stuck together to offer sanctuary and shelter to over 3500 Jews in their small villages in the isolated upper reaches of the Loire. This is one of the great modern stories of ...

ISBN: 9781760290290

Binding: Paperback


A Guide to Ancient Greek Drama

by Ian C. Storey

<p>This newly updated second edition features wide-ranging, systematically organized scholarship in a concise introduction to ancient Greek drama, which flourished from the sixth to third century BC.</p> <ul> <li>Covers all three genres of ...

ISBN: 9781118455128

Binding: Paperback


A Heavy Reckoning

War, Medicine and Survival in Afghanistan and Beyond

by Emily Mayhew

No-holds-barred, powerful medical non-fiction from the bleeding edge of medicine and war. ...

ISBN: 9781781255858

Binding: Hardback


A History of Ancient Egypt

by Marc Van De Mieroop

Outlining the major political and cultural events, <i>A History of Ancient Egypt</i> is an authoritative and accessible introduction to this fascinating ancient culture. <ul> <li>An accessible chronological narrative that draws on a range of ...

ISBN: 9781405160711

Binding: Paperback


A History Of Britain In 21 Women

by Jenni Murray

I was 10 years old when I came across Boadicea, and she became the first woman to make me realise that the designated future of a girl born in 1950 – to be sweet, domesticated, undemanding and super feminine – was not always realistic. Boadicea

ISBN: 9781489384997

Binding: CD-Audio

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A History of Byzantium 2E

by Timothy E. Gregory

This revised and expanded edition of the widely-praised <i>A History of Byzantium</i> covers the time of Constantine the Great in AD 306 to the fall of Constantinople in 1453. <ul> <li> <div>Expands treatment of the middle and later Byzantine ...

ISBN: 9781405184717

Binding: Paperback


A History of China

by Morris Rossabi

<p>Capturing China?s past in all its complexity, this multi-faceted history portrays China in the context of a larger global world, while incorporating the narratives of Chinese as well as non-Chinese ethnic groups and discussing people ...

ISBN: 9781577181132

Binding: Paperback


A History of Florence 1200-1575

by John M. Najemy

In this history of Florence, distinguished historian John Najemy discusses all the major developments in Florentine history from 1200 to 1575. <ul> <li>Captures Florence's transformation from a medieval commune into an aristocratic republic, ...

ISBN: 9781405182423

Binding: Paperback


A History of Greece - 1300 to 30 Bc

by Victor Parker

<p><i>A History of Greece: 1300</i>?<i>30 BC</i>, offers a comprehensive introduction to the foundational political history of Greece, from the late Mycenaean Age through to the death of Cleopatra VII, the last Hellenistic monarch of Egypt.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781405190336

Binding: Paperback


A History of Japan 2E

by Conrad Totman

This is an updated edition of Conrad Totman?s authoritative history of Japan from c.8000 BC to the present day. <br /> <ul class="noindent"> <li>The first edition was widely praised for combining sophistication and accessibility.<br /> </li> ...

ISBN: 9781405123594

Binding: Paperback