2263 books (114 pages) in this category

American Revolution


This book of over 400 illustrations is a vast pictorial sourcebook and informal history of the American Revolution. Chosen from contemporary sources and the best material of the last two hundred years, these illustrations include major battles ...

ISBN: 9780486232263

Binding: Paperback


American Revolutions a Continental History, 1750-1804

by Alan Taylor

ISBN: 9780393082814

Binding: Hardback


American Strategy in Vietnam


""A masterful analysis of the strategy, or lack thereof, in the Vietnam War ... a book that every policy maker in Washington should absorb."" - Max Cleland, Atlanta Journal ConstitutionRequired reading at The National, Naval, and Air War ...

ISBN: 9780486454542

Binding: Paperback


American Yesterday


A compilation of engrossing facts and anecdotes vitalized by author Eric Sloane's own pen, this book captures the living legacy of America as seen in ""the things that were."" According to Sloane, American Yesterday explores ""our national attic

ISBN: 9780486427607

Binding: Paperback



A History of the World's Most Liberal City

by Russell Shorto

ISBN: 9780349000022

Binding: Paperback


An Appreciation of Difference

WEH Stanner, Aboriginal Australia and Anthropology

by Melinda Hinkson

WEH Stanner was a public intellectual whose work reached beyond the walls of the academy, and he remains a highly significant figure in Aboriginal affairs and Australian anthropology. He contributed much to public understandings of the Dreaming ...

ISBN: 9780855756604

Binding: Paperback


An Awkward Truth

The bombing of Darwin, February 1942

by Peter Grose

Special 75th anniversary edition of the compelling and very human story of the first foreign assault on Australian soil since settlement - the attack on Darwin by the Japanese in February, 1942. ...

ISBN: 9781760296520

Binding: Paperback


Anarchism and Other Essays


In the 1890s and for years thereafter, America reverberated with the name of the ""notorious Anarchist,"" feminist, revolutionist, and agitator, Emma Goldberg. A Russian Jewish immigrant at the age of 17, she moved by her own efforts from ...

ISBN: 9780486224848

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Celts, The

by Barry Cunliffe

For 2500 years the Celts have continued to fascinate those who have come into contact with them, yet their origins have remained a mystery and even today are the subject of heated debate among historians and archaeologists. In this engaging ...

ISBN: 9780140254228

Binding: Paperback


Ancient City


With this influential study, French historian Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges initiated a new approach to Greek and Roman city organisation. Fustel de Coulanges' 1864 masterpiece, La Cit antique, drew upon physical evidence as well as ancient ...

ISBN: 9780486447308

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Civilizations of Mexico and Central America


From the archaic period, through the great Mayan civilization and the ""Middle"" civilizations of Olmecs, Toltecs and others, to the glory of the Aztecs, this classic study offers a comprehensive survey of the extent and variety of pre-Columbian

ISBN: 9780486409023

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Egyptian Designs for Artists and Craftspeople


The timeless simplicity, elegance, and clarity of Egyptian design are clearly evident in this album of over 400 copyright-free illustrations. Spanning more than 3,000 years of arts and crafts in the land of the Pharaohs, the designs have been ...

ISBN: 9780486253398

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Egyptian, Mesopotamian and Persian Costume


Clothing was hardly a practical necessity in North Africa and what is today the Middle East. Often a luxury item in these warm, humid climates, it became more essential as people's lives improved socially and economically. But even then, the ...

ISBN: 9780486425627

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction

by Paul Cartledge

ISBN: 9780199601349

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Greek Civilization, Third Edition

by David Sansone

The third edition of Ancient Greek Civilization is a concise, engaging introduction to the history and culture of ancient Greece from the Minoan civilization to the age of the Roman Empire. Explores the evolution and development of Greek art, ...

ISBN: 9781119098157

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Greek Religion - a Sourcebook

by Emily Kearns

Ancient Greek Religion: Historical Sources in Translation presents a wide range of documents relating to the religious world of the ancient Greeks from the earliest surviving literature to around the end of the fourth century BCE. Presents a ...

ISBN: 9781405149280

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Lives of Virgil: Literary and Historical Studies

by Philip Hardie

ISBN: 9781910589618

Binding: Hardback


And Man Created God

Kings, Cults and Conquests at the Time of Jesus

by Selina O'Grady

And Man Created God is a sweeping exploration of the religions of the world at the time of Jesus: this is popular history at its best. ...

ISBN: 9781843546979

Binding: Paperback


Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust: Language, Rhetoric and the Traditions of Hatred

by Beth A. Griech-Polelle

Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust surveys the history of the Holocaust whilst demonstrating the pivotal importance of the historical tradition of anti-Semitism and the power of discriminatory language in relation to the Nazi-led persecution of the

ISBN: 9781472586919

Binding: Paperback




In almost every town you care to visit in either New Zealand or Australia you will find a memorial to those killed in the Great War of 19141918. These memorials were commissioned and built in the years shortly after the conflict, by communities,

ISBN: 9780864739339

Binding: Hardback