699 books (35 pages) in this category

Double Entry

How the merchants of Venice shaped the modern world - and how their invention could make or break the planet

by Jane Gleeson-White

A fascinating exploration of how a simple system used to measure and record wealth spawned a cultural revolution. Prepare to have your idea of accounting changed forever. ...

ISBN: 9781743311554

Binding: Paperback


Dracula, Prince Of Many Faces

His Life and Times

by Radu R. Florescu

ISBN: 9780316286565

Binding: Paperback


Dreams of a Great Small Nation

The Mutinous Army that Threatened a Revolution, Destroyed an Empire, Founded a Republic, and Remade the Map of Europe

by Kevin J McNamara

ISBN: 9781610394840

Binding: Hardback



The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar

by Tom Holland

ISBN: 9780349123837

Binding: Paperback



The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar

by Tom Holland

ISBN: 9781408703373

Binding: Hardback


East Indies

The 200 year struggle between Portugal, the Dutch East India Co. and the English East India Co. for supremacy in the Eastern Seas

by Ian Burnet

<blockquote style="margin: 0 0 0 40px; border: none; padding: 0px;"><p>East Indies<span style="font-style: normal;"> follows the trade winds, the trade routes, and the port cities across the East Indies and the Orient. High finance, piracy, ...

ISBN: 9780994562753

Binding: Paperback


East to the Dawn (Media tie-in)

The Life of Amelia Earhart

by Susan Butler

ISBN: 9780306818370

Binding: Paperback


Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life Of A Mass Murderer

by Bettina Stangneth

A total re-assessment of the life of Adolf Eichmann that reveals his activities and notoriety amongst a global network of National Socialists following the collapse of the Third Reich, and that permanently undermines Hannah Arendt's often-cited ...

ISBN: 9781925106176

Binding: Paperback


Ellsworth Bunker: Global Troubleshooter, Vietnam Hawk

by Howard B Schaffer

ISBN: 9781469615127

Binding: Paperback


Emancipation: How Liberating Europe's Jews from the Ghetto Led to Revolution and Renaissance

by Goldfarb Michael

For almost five hundred years the Jews of Europe lived in enforced segregation, sequestered in tiny rural villages, locked away at night inside ghettos. Then, in one remarkable act of the French Revolution, the ghetto gates were opened. The Jews

ISBN: 9781921372780

Binding: Paperback


Empire of the Deep

The Rise and Fall of the British Navy

by Ben Wilson

ISBN: 9780753829202

Binding: Paperback


Empire: How Britain Made The Modern World: Popular Penguins

by Niall Ferguson

Niall Ferguson's <i>Empire</i> is one of the most successful and controversial history books of recent years. Brilliantly re-telling the story of Britain's imperial past, it shows how a gang of buccaneers and gold-diggers from a rainy island in ...

ISBN: 9780141037318

Binding: Paperback


Energy Storage

by Ralph Zito

ISBN: 9781119083597

Binding: Hardback


Escape from Earth

A Secret History of the Space Rocket

by Fraser MacDonald

Lies, spies, movies, sex-magic and socialism in America: the secret history of the first rocket in space. ...

ISBN: 9781781259702

Binding: Hardback



The Unfinished Rebellion

by Peter FitzSimons

In 1854, Victorian miners fought a deadly battle under the flag of the Southern Cross at the Eureka Stockade. Though brief and doomed to fail, the battle is legend in both our history and in the Australian mind. Henry Lawson wrote poems about ...

ISBN: 9781743136249

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book

European History For Dummies

by Seán Lang

The rich variety of Europe's history rolled into one thrilling account. This book takes you on a fascinating journey through the disasters, triumphs, people, power and politics that have shaped the Europe we know today - and you'll meet some ...

ISBN: 9780470978184

Binding: Paperback



A life

by John Murphy

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">John Murphy’s </span><i style="line-height: 1.45em;">Evatt: A life </i><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">is a biography of Australian parliamentarian and jurist HV Evatt. Remembered as the first foreign ...

ISBN: 9781742234465

Binding: Hardback


Every Hill Got a Story

by Central Land Council

<DIV>This collective memoir is for anyone who has ever wondered why Aboriginal people choose to live in remote communities in the heart of Australia. It is for all who want to truly understand why <I>nyinanyi ngurangka</I> &ndash; being on ...

ISBN: 9781742709819

Binding: Paperback



The Port Arthur Convict Photographs

by Edwin Barnard

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;"><b>Reprint now available</b><br></span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">The Port Arthur convict photographs are a truly remarkable survival from Australia’s colonial past. Taken shortly before the ...

ISBN: 9780642277091

Binding: Paperback


Exploration Fawcett

by Percy Fawcett

ISBN: 9780753827901

Binding: Paperback