2089 books (105 pages) in this category

A Journey to Britannia: From the Heart of Rome to Hadrian's Wall, AD 130

by Bronwen Riley

An evocation of a journey from Rome, the heart of Empire, to Hadrian's Wall during the reign of the emperor Hadrian. It is AD 130. Rome is the dazzling heart of a vast empire and Hadrian its most complex and compelling ruler. Faraway Britannia ...

ISBN: 9781781851340

Binding: Hardback

$44.99

A Kind of Victory

Captain Charles Cox and His Australian Cavalrymen

by Craig Wilcox

<p>In 1899, on the eve of the Boer War, Captain Charles Cox from Parramatta took 100 Australian cavalrymen to train with the British army in England. These military apprentices became British soldiers as well as Australian ones. But everything ...

ISBN: 9780642278579

Binding: Paperback

$44.99

A Mad Catastrophe

The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire

by Geoffrey Wawro

ISBN: 9780465057955

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

A Most Dangerous Book

Tacitus's Germania From the Roman Empire to the Third Reich

by Christopher B. Krebs

ISBN: 9780393342925

Binding: Paperback

$23.95

A New History of the Peloponnesian War

by Lawrence A. Tritle

This stimulating new study provides a narrative of the monumental conflict of the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta, and examines the realities of the war and its effects on the average Athenian. <ul> <li> <div>A penetrating new study

ISBN: 9781405122511

Binding: Paperback

$71.95

A Radical Faith

The Assassination of Sister Maura

by Eileen Markey

ISBN: 9781568585734

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

A Revolution in Color the World of John Singleton Copley

by Jane Kamensky

In this intimate portrait of the painter John Singleton Copley and his extraordinary times, award-winning Harvard historian Jane Kamensky gives "a wonderfully fresh and surprising perspective on the American Revolution" (Stephen Greenblatt), a ...

ISBN: 9780393354867

Binding: Paperback

$28.95

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by William Roberts

A Short History of Nearly Everything is Bill Bryson's fascinating and humorous quest to understand everything that has happened from the Big Bang to the rise of civilisation. He takes subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, like ...

ISBN: 9781486283972

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by William Roberts

A Short History of Nearly Everything is Bill Bryson's fascinating and humorous quest to understand everything that has happened from the Big Bang to the rise of civilisation. He takes subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, like ...

ISBN: 9781486283989

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$44.95

A Short History of South-east Asia 6E

by Peter Church

<b>Explore the fascinating history of south-east Asia</b> <p><i>A Short History of South-East Asia, Sixth Edition</i> is the latest in a series of updated texts spotlighting this fascinating region. With revised chapters for all of the countries

ISBN: 9781119062493

Binding: Paperback

$28.95

A Short History of the Vietnam War

The wound that would never heal

by Gordon Kerr

<p>On 8 March, 1965, 3,500 United States Marines of the 9th Marine Expeditionary Brigade made an amphibious landing at Da Nang on the south central coast of South Vietnam, marking the beginning of a conflict that would haunt American politics ...

ISBN: 9781843442134

Binding: Paperback

$17.99

A Shorter History Of Australia

by Humphrey Bower

After a lifetime of research and debate on Australian and international history, Geoffrey Blainey is well placed to introduce us to the people who have played a part and to guide us through the events which have created the Australian identity: ...

ISBN: 9781742336886

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

A Spy Named Orphan

The Enigma of Donald Maclean

by Jonathan Keeble

Donald Maclean was a star diplomat, an establishment insider and a keeper of some of the West's greatest secrets. He was also a Russian spy, driven by passionately held beliefs, whose betrayal and defection to Moscow reverberated for ...

ISBN: 9781489441133

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

A Spy Named Orphan

The Enigma of Donald Maclean

by Jonathan Keeble

Donald Maclean was a star diplomat, an establishment insider and a keeper of some of the West's greatest secrets. He was also a Russian spy, driven by passionately held beliefs, whose betrayal and defection to Moscow reverberated for ...

ISBN: 9781489441140

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

A Stranger in My Own Country - the 1944 Prison Diary

by Hans Fallada

<p>&ldquo;I lived the same life as everyone else, the life of ordinary people, the masses.&rdquo; Sitting in a prison cell in the autumn of 1944, the German author Hans Fallada sums up his life under the National Socialist dictatorship, the time

ISBN: 9780745669885

Binding: Hardback

$44.95

A Stranger in My Own Country - the 1944 Prison Diary

by Hans Fallada

<p>&ldquo;I lived the same life as everyone else, the life of ordinary people, the masses.&rdquo; Sitting in a prison cell in the autumn of 1944, the German author Hans Fallada sums up his life under the National Socialist dictatorship, the time

ISBN: 9780745669892

Binding: Paperback

$28.95

A Tradition Of Victory

by Michael Jayston

After eight years of war between Britain and France there is at last a rumour of peace. But the old enemies are well aware that any settlement will be only a breathing space in which to recover from their terrible losses. To obtain the best ...

ISBN: 9781489400277

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

A Tradition Of Victory

by Michael Jayston

After eight years of war between Britain and France there is at last a rumour of peace. But the old enemies are well aware that any settlement will be only a breathing space in which to recover from their terrible losses. To obtain the best ...

ISBN: 9781489400284

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

A University of the People

A history of the University of Western Sydney

by Mark Hutchinson

The story of the university that serves the people of Western Sydney, from agricultural college to a modern education, research and regional hub. ...

ISBN: 9781743312902

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

A Walk In The Woods

The World's Funniest Travel Writer Takes a Hike

by William Roberts

In the company of his friend Stephen Katz (last seen in the bestselling Neither Here nor There), Bill Bryson set off to hike the Appalachian Trail, the longest continuous footpath in the world. Ahead lay almost 2,200 miles of remote mountain ...

ISBN: 9781489360540

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95