2313 books (116 pages) in this category

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

$41.95

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

$26.95

A Tradition Of Victory

by Alexander Kent

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 Alexander Kent

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 Bill Bryson

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

Audio Book
$39.95

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

$45.95

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

$27.95

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 ...

ISBN: 9781474230162

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Abelard

A Medieval Life

by Michael T. Clanchy

Michael Clanchy introduces the reader to medieval life through the experience of Peter Abelard, the master of the Paris schools. ...

ISBN: 9780631214441

Binding: Paperback

$69.95

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

Across the Pond

An Englishman's View of America

by Terry Eagleton

ISBN: 9780393349405

Binding: Paperback

$23.95

Across the Revolutionary Divide

Russia and the USSR, 1861-1945

by Theodore R. Weeks

<i>Across the Revolutionary Divide: Russia and the USSR 1861-1945</i> offers a broad interpretive account of Russian history from the emancipation of the serfs to the end of World War II. <ul type="disc"> <li>Provides a coherent overview of ...

ISBN: 9781405169608

Binding: Paperback

$52.95

Adrift

A True Story of Tragedy on the Icy Atlantic and the One Man Who Lived to Tell about It

by Brian Murphy

ISBN: 9780306902000

Binding: Hardback

$40.99

After

by Morris Gleitzman

Following a heartbreaking struggle to survive as a Jewish child in Germany, Felix faces perhaps his greatest challenge - to find hope when he's lost almost everything. As Europe goes through the final agonizing stages of the war, Felix struggles

ISBN: 9781743118917

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$24.95

After

by Morris Gleitzman

Following a heartbreaking struggle to survive as a Jewish child in Germany, Felix faces perhaps his greatest challenge - to find hope when he's lost almost everything. As Europe goes through the final agonizing stages of the war, Felix struggles

ISBN: 9781743118948

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$19.95

After the Fire

by HORNAK ANGELO

London was but is no more!' In these words diarist John Evelyn summed up the destruction wreaked by the Great Fire that swept through the City of London in 1666. The losses included St Paul's Cathedral and eight-seven parish churches (as well as

ISBN: 9781910258088

Binding: Hardback

$149.95

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