465 books (24 pages) in this category

Born in 1958?

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: 9780994601582

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1959?

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: 9780994601599

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1965?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories, such as the Freedom Rides, the 'Shrimp', early days of Vietnam War and conscientious objectors, and the Pill in engaging, conversational style. A great gift for

ISBN: 9780987543653

Binding: Paperback

$19.95

Born in 1966?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories, such as Vietnam, conscription, and Joern Utzon, in engaging, conversational style. A great gift for hard-to-buy for 50 year old relatives and friends; ...

ISBN: 9780987543646

Binding: Paperback

$19.95

Born in 1966?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as Vietnam, conscription, and Joern Utzon. A great gift for hard-to-buy for 50 year old relatives and friends; ...

ISBN: 9780987543684

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1967?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as Vietnam and conscription, the habits of teenagers, introduction of postcodes, changing views on immigration, and ...

ISBN: 9780995354968

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Born in 1968?

What else happened?

by Ron Williams

Based largely on major daily newspapers, highlights main events and typical stories in engaging, conversational style, such as the turning tide of opinion on the Vietnam War amid increasing opposition here, and new ideas about drinking, eating, ...

ISBN: 9780995354913

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Breaking The Sheep's Back

by Charles Massy

Breaking the Sheep's Back <b>is the untold story of the events that led to Australia's biggest industry disaster. </b> Once a great nation-building icon, the wool business today is but a third of its size when Australia 'rode on the sheep's ...

ISBN: 9780702238857

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Brisbane Then and Now

by Helen Gregory

A fascinating compilation of vintage Brisbane images matched against the same viewpoint today, with text from a local Brisbane historian. Brisbane is a vibrant, fast-changing city. As the city has grown across the last century and a half many ...

ISBN: 9781910496732

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

Britannia's Shield

Lieutenant-General Sir Edward Hutton and Late-Victorian Imperial Defence

by Craig Stockings

<p>Britannia's Shield: Lieutenant-General Sir Edward Hutton and the Late-Victorian Imperial Defence presents an in-depth, international study of imperial land defence prior to 1914. The book makes sense of the failures, false starts and ...

ISBN: 9781316276372

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British Female Emigration Societies and the New World, 1860-1914

by Marie Ruiz

<p>This book focuses on the departure of Britain’s 'surplus' women to Australia and New Zealand organised by Victorian British female emigration societies. Starting with an analysis of the surplus of women question, it then explores the ...

ISBN: 9783319501796

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Broken Nation

Australians in the Great War

by Joan Beaumont

The Australian experience of war in all its complexity - from the home front as well as the battlefront - as the men and women who experienced it chose to understand and remember it. ...

ISBN: 9781760111304

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Burn

the epic story of bushfire in Australia

by Paul Collins

<p><em>‘Dry heat and hot, dry winds worked upon a land already dry, to suck from it the last, least drop of moisture. Men who had lived their lives in the bush went their ways in the shadow of dread expectancy. But though they felt the imminence

ISBN: 9781922072443

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Burn: The Epic Story of Bushfire in Australia: with an introduction on the Black Saturday fires

by Collins Paul

With the start of every bushfire season and the first threatening hints of burning eucalypt in the air, we are reminded, no matter where we live, that bushfire is an inescapable reality in this country. In <i>Burn, </i>Paul Collins tells the ...

ISBN: 9781921640186

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bushrangers

by New Holland Publishers

Here are the exploits of some of Australia’s most notorious bushrangers, who robbed, stole livestock and sometimes killed. They have been described as brave, bad, loyal, reckless and courageous. In the 19th century they captured the headlines ...

ISBN: 9781921580239

Binding: Hardback

$14.99

Calling the Shots

Aboriginal Photographies

by Jane Lydon

Historically, photographs of Indigenous Australians were produced in unequal and exploitative circumstances. Today, however, such images represent a rich cultural heritage for descendants, who see them in distinctive and positive ways. Calling ...

ISBN: 9781922059611

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Capital: Melbourne When It Was the Capital City of Australia 1901-27

by Otto Kristin

In 1901 the Australian colonies came together to form a new nation which, for the next twenty-six years, was governed from Melbourne. It was a small city, a place where people knew each other - not just the people who mattered, but those who

ISBN: 9781921520778

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Captain Thunderbolt and His Lady

The true story of bushrangers Frederick Ward and Mary Ann Bugg

by Carol Baxter

He was the gentleman bushranger . she was the woman who rode with him. Full of action and drama, this is the richly detailed and unputdownable true story of Captain Thunderbolt and his lady. ...

ISBN: 9781742372877

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Captured By Maori: White Female Captives, Sex & Racism On The Nineteenthcentury New Zealand Frontier

by Trevor Bentley

The capture of white women by Maori in the nineteenth century was often accompanied by high hysteria and moral outrage. Trevor Bentley tells these women's stories, including those of Charlotte Badger, Ann Morley, Caroline Perrett and Elizabeth ...

ISBN: 9780143019237

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$27.99

Caroline Chisholm

An Irresistible Force - How Caroline Chisholm Helped Shape a Nation

by Sarah Goldman

<p>A fresh, spirited and engaging biography of a fascinating and influential woman who was absolutely instrumental in shaping modern Australia - but whose influence and importance has largely been forgotten.</p> <p>Caroline Chisholm was a ...

ISBN: 9781460708002

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