1963 books (99 pages) in this category

A Short History of Disease

Plagues, Poxes and Civilisations

by Sean Martin

<p>Using an interdisciplinary approach, Sean Martin’s <i>A Short History of Disease</i> chronicles the&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">historical and geographical evolution of infectious and non-infectious diseases, from ...

ISBN: 9781843444190

Binding: Paperback

$17.99

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

Audio Book
$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 5E

by Peter Church

The success of the first four editions shows that this book fills a vacuum for readers who wish to learn about the countries of South-East Asia. Recent years have seen a number of important developments all of which are covered here. With the ...

ISBN: 9780470824818

Binding: Paperback

$28.95

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 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 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: 9781489360557

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

A World History of Rubber

Empire, Industry, and the Everyday

by Stephen L. Harp

<p><i>A World History of Rubber</i> helps readers understand and gain new insights into the social and cultural contexts of global production and consumption, from the nineteenth century to today, through the fascinating story of one ...

ISBN: 9781118934227

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

A Wretched and Precarious Situation in Search of the Last Arctic Frontier

by David Welky

<p>In 1906, from atop a snow-swept hill in the ice fields northwest of Greenland, hundreds of miles from another human being, Commander Robert E. Peary spotted a line of mysterious peaks looming in the distance. He called this unexplored realm ...

ISBN: 9780393254419

Binding: Hardback

$40.95

A Wretched and Precarious Situation in Search of the Last Arctic Frontier

by David Welky

<p>In 1906, from atop a snow-swept hill in the ice fields northwest of Greenland, hundreds of miles from another human being, Commander Robert E. Peary spotted a line of mysterious peaks looming in the distance. He called this unexplored realm ...

ISBN: 9780393354829

Binding: Paperback

$25.95

A-26 Invader Units of World War 2

by Jim;Swiatlon, Janusz Roeder

Designed to combine the bombing capability of the B-26 Marauder with the versatility of the ground-attack A-20 Havoc, the A-26 Invader would become the USAAF's attack bomber par excellence. Capable of flying low-level strafing or conventional ...

ISBN: 9781846034312

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

ABC Book of Early Americana

by ERIC SLOANE

From Almanack, Bathtub, and Conestoga Wagon to X-Brace, Yankee, and Zig-Zag Fence, this sketchbook of antiquities revisits delightful words and inventions of old-time America. Artist and historian Eric Sloane presents a wondrous collection of ...

ISBN: 9780486498089

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

ABC of Queen Victoria's Empire: Or a Primer of Conquest, Dissent and Disruption

by Antoinette Burton

<i>An ABC of Queen Victoria's Empire </i>offers a provocative rewriting of Mrs. Ernest Ames' <i>ABCs for Baby Patriots</i> (1899). Whimsically illustrated for the nursery or primary school child, Ames' book demonstrates how deeply imperialism ...

ISBN: 9781474230162

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Aboriginal Australia: An Introductory Reader in Australian Aboriginal Studies

by Colin Bourke

<i>Aboriginal Australia</i> presents selected themes that relate to indigenous Australians against a background of traditional, colonial and contemporary experiences. Particular facets of the lives of Aboriginal Australians are revealed through ...

ISBN: 9780702230516

Binding: Paperback

$26.95

Abraham Lincoln

by LORD CHARNWOOD

As preserver of the Union and emancipator of the slaves, Lincoln occupies a unique niche in the pantheon of American leaders. People from around the world admire his eloquence as a spokesman for democracy and fighter for the oppressed. In this ...

ISBN: 9780486299594

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Abraham Lincoln Tribute

by CHARLES TURZAK

From a humble backwoods cabin to the highest office in the land, this graphic art biography chronicles Abraham Lincoln's path from obscurity to immortality. Its thirty-six striking woodcuts, each accompanied by a brief caption, depict scenes ...

ISBN: 9780486471679

Binding: Hardback

$18.99

Account of Mary Rowlandson and Other Indian Captivity Narratives

by HORACE KEPHART

The wife of a minister in a small frontier town west of Boston, Mary Rowlandson was forced to leave her house in the late winter of 1676 after marauding Indians set the building on fire. ""I had often before this said,"" she later wrote, ""that ...

ISBN: 9780486445205

Binding: Paperback

$10.99