2089 books (105 pages) in this category

Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind

by A. C. Grayling

What happened to the European mind between 1605, when an audience watching <i>Macbeth</i> at the Globe might believe that regicide was such an aberration of the natural order that ghosts could burst from the ground, and 1649, when a large crowd,

ISBN: 9781408870020

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Age of Reason

by THOMAS PAINE

""Of all the tyrannies that affect mankind, tyranny in religion is the worst,"" declared Thomas Paine, adding, ""every other species of tyranny is limited to the world we live in; but this attempts to stride beyond the grave, and seeks to pursue

ISBN: 9780486433936

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

Air Force

Inside the New Era of Australian Air Power

by Richard Aspel

AIR FORCE tells the exclusive, inside story of the modern Royal Australian Air Force in the action-packed period from East Timor and the Bali bombings to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Award-winning journalist and bestselling author Ian ...

ISBN: 9781743100240

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

Airstream

America's World Traveler

by Patrick Foster

Airstream trailers--with their sleek, silver aerodynamic shape--have been around for some 80 years, and this book celebrates their legacy through engaging text and beautiful photography. ...

ISBN: 9780760349991

Binding: Hardback

$59.99

Albert Speer

by Joachim C. Fest

Albert Speer remains the most mysterious character of the leadership of the Nazi regime. He was the chief architect of the Third Reich and Adolf Hitler?s confidant. Speer built the ?Reichskanzlei? (official offices), discovered the ?Lightdome? ...

ISBN: 9780745639185

Binding: Hardback

$28.95

Alexander the Great

by Waldemar Heckel

This source book presents new translations of the most important ancient writings on the life and legacy of Alexander the Great. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Provides comprehensive coverage of Alexander, from his ...

ISBN: 9780631228219

Binding: Paperback

$78.95

Alexander's Heirs

The Age of the Successors

by Edward M. Anson

<i>Alexander?s Heirs</i> offers a narrative account of the approximately forty years following the death of Alexander the Great, during which his generals vied for control of his vast empire, and through their conflicts and politics ultimately ...

ISBN: 9781444339628

Binding: Hardback

$146.95

Alexandria: A History and Guide

by E M Forster

ISBN: 9781780763576

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Algonquin Legends

by CHARLES G. LELAND

Classic study of the myths and folklore of the Micmac, Passamaquoddy and Penobscot tribes. Stories of Glooskap, the divinity; Lox, the mischief-maker; At-o-sis, the serpent; Master Rabbit, the Weewillmekq', the Chenoo, many more. Thorough, ...

ISBN: 9780486269443

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

All Behind You, Winston

Churchill's Great Coalition 1940-45

by Roger Hermiston

Now Roger Hermiston tells the story of the men - and women - who steered Britain through its darkest hour, showing how they helped to win the Second World War, and how they laid the foundations of the 'New Jerusalem' that followed. ...

ISBN: 9781781316641

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Allen Curnow

by CAFFIN ELIZABETH

This is the definitive collection of work by New Zealand's most distinguished poet. Throughout his lifetime, Allen Curnow revised, selected and collected his poetry in various ways. For the first time, this collection brings together all of the ...

ISBN: 9781869408510

Binding: Hardback

$65.95

Alone Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk

Defeat Into Victory

by Michael Korda

<p><b>Combining epic history with rich family stories, Michael Korda chronicles the outbreak of World War II and the great events that led to Dunkirk.</b></p> <p>In an absorbing work peopled with world leaders, generals, and ordinary citizens ...

ISBN: 9781631491320

Binding: Hardback

$42.95

Altered Pasts

Counterfactuals in History

by Richard J. Evans

ISBN: 9780349140179

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Amatory Pleasures: Explorations in Eighteenth-Century Sexual Culture

by Julie Peakman

Encompassing the long 18th century, <i>Amatory Pleasures</i> examines a broad and enticing variety of topics in the history of sexuality in Georgian times. It includes discussion of sexual perversion, criminal conversation, erotic gardens, ...

ISBN: 9781474226448

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

Amazing and Extraordinary Facts: James Bond

by MICHAEL PATERSON

ISBN: 9781446301951

Binding: Hardback

$26.99

Amazing and Extraordinary Facts: Royal Family Life

by RUTH BINNEY

Unearths a wealth of intriguing truths about British royal domestic life, royal celebrations, royal etiquette, wisdom and sayings, and how they have shaped history. Covering the period from Henry VIII to Queen Elizabeth II, this book presents ...

ISBN: 9781446302491

Binding: Hardback

$26.99

America As Seen by Its First Explorers

by JOHN BAKELESS

ISBN: 9780486260310

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

America's Great Game

The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East

by Hugh Wilford

ISBN: 9780465096282

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

American Barns and Covered Bridges

by ERIC SLOANE

When this book was first published in the mid-1950s, the author was concerned that such functional structures as the American barn and the covered bridge would soon give way to progress and be replaced by ""modern"" elements. Today, a number of ...

ISBN: 9780486425610

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

American Family in the Colonial Period

by ARTHUR W. CALHOUN

First published in the early 20th century, this book contributed significantly to an understanding of the forces at work in the evolution of family institutions in the United States. The first of a three-volume series, the text describes the ...

ISBN: 9780486433660

Binding: Paperback

$36.99