498 books (25 pages) in this category

Best We Forget: The War for White Australia, 1914-18

by Peter Cochrane

In the half-century preceding the Great War there was a dramatic shift in the mindset of Australia's political leaders, from a profound sense of safety in the Empire's embrace to a deep anxiety about abandonment by Britain.<br><br>Collective ...

ISBN: 9781925603750

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Between Worlds

by Anne Salmond

'Vivid, convincing and utterly memorable.'<br>-Michael King, <i>North & South</i><br><br>Anne Salmond's extraordinary <i>Between Worlds</i> begins with the arrival of Cook's second expedition in 1773 and takes the story through to 1815, with the

ISBN: 9780143772170

Binding: Paperback

$55.00

Beyond Betrayal

by Keith Newman

<i>Beyond Betrayal</i> delves into New Zealand's pioneering history, and asks why such promising partnerships descended into decades of distrust. After the Treaty of Waitangi was signed, a succession of governors resisted missionary advice, ...

ISBN: 9780143570516

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Beyond Gallipoli

New Perspectives on Anzac

by Raelene Frances & Bruce Scates

Much of the scholarship on the Great War, and especially the Dardanelles/Çanakkale campaign, has been viewed through a narrow national prism and focused exclusively on military aspects of the engagement. This new collection of essays offers ...

ISBN: 9781925495126

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Beyond the Ladies Lounge: Australia's Female Publicans

by Wright Clare

Clare Wright's award-winning research challenges the myth that the Australian pub is a male domain, revealing the enduring and dynamic presence of female publicans behind the bar. Wright takes the reader on a pub crawl through this history-

ISBN: 9781922182579

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bible & Treaty: Missionaries Among The Maori-A New Perspecti

by Keith Newman

<i>Bible & Treaty</i>- <i>Missionaries among the Maori</i> is a complex and colourful adventure of faith, bravery, perseverance and betrayal that seeks to recover lost connections in the story of modern New Zealand. It brings a fresh ...

ISBN: 9780143204084

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

Black Founders

The Unknown Story of Australia's First Black Settlers

by Cassandra Pybus

In this compelling new book, distinguished historian and writer Cassandra Pybus reveals that black convicts were among our first fleet settlers ? a fact which profoundly complicates our understanding of race relations in early colonial ...

ISBN: 9780868408491

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Black Snake

by Leo Kennedy

ISBN: 9781925584950

Binding: Hardback

$35.00

Bligh: William Bligh in the South Seas

by Anne Salmond

In <i>Bligh</i>, the story of the most notorious of all Pacific explorers is told through a new lens as a key episode in the history of the world, rather than simply of the West. Award-winning anthropologist Anne Salmond recounts with a fresh ...

ISBN: 9780143770831

Binding: Paperback

$44.99

Blockbuster!: Fergus Hume And The Mystery Of A Hansom Cab

by Lucy Sussex

Fergus Hume was an aspiring playwright when he moved from Dunedin to Melbourne in 1885. He wrote The Mystery of a Hansom Cab with the humble hope of bringing his name to the attention of theatre managers. The book sold out its first run almost ...

ISBN: 9781922147943

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Blood Revenge

Murder on the Hawkesbury 1799

by Lyn Stewart

<p><i>Blood Revenge</i> examines the first time that white men were held to account in a criminal court of New South Wales for killing Australian Aborigines. It happened in 1799, just 11 years after the New South Wales colony began. This book ...

ISBN: 9781925078466

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

Blue Ribbons Bitter Bread

Joice Loch ? Australia's most heroic woman

by Susanna de Vries

Joice Loch was an extraordinary Australian. She had the inspired courage that saved many hundreds of Jews and Poles in World War II, the compassion that made her a self-trained doctor to tens of thousands of refugees, the incredible grit that ...

ISBN: 9781489421609

Binding: CD-Extra

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Born in 1945?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories, such as the end of the War in Europe, bringing our soldiers home, fighting in New Guinea and Japanese surrender, housing shortages at home and Food for Britain.

ISBN: 9780987543677

Binding: Paperback

$19.95

Born in 1946?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as war brides, rationing, polio and TB. A great gift for hard-to-buy for 70 year old relatives and friends; entertaining,

ISBN: 9780987543691

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1947?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as petrol rationing, strikes, British rocket-testing at Woomera, Australia's cricket hey-day, Princess Elizabeth's ...

ISBN: 9780995354975

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1948?

What else happened

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as ongoing post-war rationing and regulation, professional resistance to the new idea of free medicine, and the first ...

ISBN: 9780995354906

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1950?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as war brides, rationing, polio and TB. A great gift for hard-to-buy for 70 year old relatives and friends; entertaining,

ISBN: 9780994601506

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1951?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as war brides, rationing, polio and TB. A great gift for hard-to-buy for 70 year old relatives and friends; entertaining,

ISBN: 9780994601513

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1952?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as war brides, rationing, polio and TB. A great gift for hard-to-buy for 70 year old relatives and friends; entertaining,

ISBN: 9780994601520

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1953?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as war brides, rationing, polio and TB. A great gift for hard-to-buy for 70 year old relatives and friends; entertaining,

ISBN: 9780994601537

Binding: Paperback

$19.99