2924 books (147 pages) in this category

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

$39.99

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

$35.00

A Colorful History Of Popular Delusions

by ROBERT E. BARTHOLOMEW

"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

$35.00

A Companion to Ancient Egypt

by 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

$111.95

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

$77.95

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

$278.95

A Companion to Dwight D. Eisenhower

by Chester Pach

A Companion to Dwight D. Eisenhower brings new depth to the historiography of this significant and complex figure, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date depiction of both the man and era. Thoughtfully incorporates new and significant ...

ISBN: 9780470655214

Binding: Hardback

$231.95

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

$75.95

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: 9781119025573

Binding: Paperback

$78.95

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

$81.95

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

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

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 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

$72.95

A Companion to the Roman Empire

by David S. Potter

A Companion to the Roman Empire provides readers with a guide both to Roman imperial history and to the field of Roman studies, taking account of the most recent discoveries. This Companion brings together thirty original essays guiding readers

ISBN: 9781405199186

Binding: Paperback

$80.95

A Companion to the Roman Republic

by Nathan Rosenstein

This Companion provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of Roman Republican history as it is currently practiced. Highlights recent developments, including archaeological discoveries, fresh approaches to textual sources, and the ...

ISBN: 9781444334135

Binding: Paperback

$86.95

A Companion to World War I

by John Horne

A Companion to the First World War 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. Comprises 38 essays by ...

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