2301 books (116 pages) in this category

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

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50 Leaders Who Changed History

by Charles Phillips

The greatest leaders in politics, religion, business, art and sciences. ...

ISBN: 9781743366042

Binding: Paperback


50 Strategies That Changed History

by Daniel Smith

The greatest strategies ever developed for war, business, and politics. ...

ISBN: 9781743366035

Binding: Paperback


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

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Was There an Alternative?

by Noam Chomsky

In 911, 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 political ...

ISBN: 9781742583655

Binding: Paperback


A Higher Call

The Incredible True Story of Heroism and Chivalry during the Second World War

by Adam Makos

This instant bestseller tells the story of two fighter pilots, an American and a German, whose remarkable encounter during the Second World War became the stuff of legend. ...

ISBN: 9781782392569

Binding: Paperback


A Brief History of Nakedness

by Philip Carr-Gomm

A Brief History of Nakedness traces humanitys 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 the ways

ISBN: 9781780230221

Binding: Paperback


A Cargo of Women

Susannah Watson and the convicts of the Princess Royal

by Babette Smith

New edition of the bestselling history that traces the chequered story of 100 women transported together in 1829 to Sydney. Includes new information on the women and treatment of convicts, and new illustrations. ...

ISBN: 9781741755510

Binding: Paperback


A Colorful History Of Popular Delusions


"This eclectic history of unusual crowd behavior describes a rich assortment of mass phenomena ranging from the amusing and quirky to the shocking and deplorable. What do fads, crazes, manias, urban legends, moral panics, riots, stampedes, and ...

ISBN: 9781633881228

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Aegean Art and Architecture

by Dr. Louise A. Hitchcock

ISBN: 9781444335774

Binding: Hardback


A Companion to Ancient Egypt

by Alan B. Lloyd

This companion provides the very latest accounts of the major and current aspects of Egyptology by leading scholars. Delivered in a highly readable style and extensively illustrated, it offers unprecedented breadth and depth of coverage, giving ...

ISBN: 9781118785140

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Ancient History

by Andrew Erskine

This Companion provides a comprehensive introduction to key topics in the study of ancient history. Examines the forms of evidence, problems, approaches, and major themes in the study of ancient history Comprises more than 40 essays, ...

ISBN: 9781118451366

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Ancient Thrace

by Julia Valeva

A Companion to Ancient Thrace 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. ? Features a rich and detailed ...

ISBN: 9781444351040

Binding: Hardback


A Companion to Europe Since 1945

by Klaus Larres

A Companion to Europe Since 1945 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. Includes 22 original essays ...

ISBN: 9781118729984

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Greek Mythology

by Ken Dowden

A Companion to Greek Mythology 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


A Companion to Julius Caesar

by Miriam Griffin

A Companion to Julius Caesar comprises 30 essays from leading scholars examining the life and after life of this great polarizing figure. Explores Caesar from a variety of perspectives: military genius, ruthless tyrant, brilliant politician, ...

ISBN: 9781405149235

Binding: Hardback


A Companion to Ovid

by Peter E. Knox

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

ISBN: 9781118451342

Binding: Paperback


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. Includes essays by both prominent and emerging scholars from ...

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 French Revolution

by Peter McPhee

A Companion to the French Revolution comprises twenty-nine newly-written essays reassessing the origins, development, and impact of this great turning-point in modern history. Examines the origins, development and impact of the French ...

ISBN: 9781118977521

Binding: Paperback