Goodbye Cobber, God Bless You

by John Hamilton

On August 7th, 1915, men of the 3rd Light Horse Brigade staged one of the most tragic, brave and futile charges of the First World War. Seeking to break out of the Anzac position at Gallipoli, they attempted to storm an extraordinarily strong ...

ISBN: 9780330422024

Binding: Paperback

$24.95

Khaki Crims and Desperadoes

by Pan Macmillan Australia

When Australia entered World War I, volunteers swarmed to enlistment centres in their thousands. Among the recruits, however, were criminals with extensive police records - hardened men, fresh out of jail or on the run from the law, or fleeing ...

ISBN: 9781742614151

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Red Fortress: The Secret Heart of Russia's History

by Merridale Catherine

ISBN: 9780141032351

Binding: Paperback / softback

$24.99

Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914 The

by Clark Christopher

The moments that it took Gavrilo Princip to step forward to the stalled car and shoot dead Franz Ferdinand and his wife were perhaps the most fateful of the modern era. An act of terrorism of staggering efficiency, it fulfilled its every aim: it ...

ISBN: 9780141027821

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Another Politics: Talking across Today's Transformative Movements

by University of California Press

ISBN: 9780520279025

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Australia's Few and the Battle of Britain

by NewSouth Publishing

Jack Kennedy (Sydney), Stuart Walch (Hobart), Dick Glyde (Perth), Ken Holland (Sydney), Pat Hughes (Cooma and Sydney), Bill Millington (Adelaide), John Crossman (Newcastle) and Des Sheen (Canberra): eight Australian Spitfire and Hurricane pilots ...

ISBN: 9781742234151

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Bannockburn 1314

The First Battle for Independence

by Angus Konstam

The Battle of Bannockburn on the 24th June 1314 is arguably the most seminal event in Scottish history, and one of the least understood. Bannockburn is a battle that helped define the Britain we know today. Seven centuries later, ...

ISBN: 9781781312872

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Battle Castles: 500 Years of Knights and Siege Warfare

by Dan Snow

Bring the Middle Ages back to life with this sumptuous, action-packed tie-in book to Dan Snow's new Castles series. Follow the building of these epic structures and the bloody weapons used to defeat them - from Edward I's castles in North Wales, ...

ISBN: 9780007455584

Binding: Hardback

$35.00

Germany and Propaganda in World War I: Pacifism, Mobilization and Total War

by David Welch

ISBN: 9781780768274

Binding: Paperback / softback

$39.95

Glorious Misadventures Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America

by Owen Matthews

The Russian Empire once extended deep into America: in 1818 Russia's furthest outposts were in California and Hawaii. The dreamer behind this great Imperial vision was Nikolai Rezanov diplomat, adventurer, courtier, millionaire and gambler.

ISBN: 9781408833995

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$19.99

The Bourgeois Between History and Literature

by Franco Moretti

The bourgeois ... Not so long ago, this notion seemed indispensable to social analysis; these days, one might go years without hearing it mentioned. Capitalism is more powerful than ever, but its human embodiment seems to have vanished.

ISBN: 9781781683040

Binding: Paperback / softback

$32.99

Ugly Renaissance, The

by Random House UK

Featuring the beauties of Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, combined with the dark and hidden side of the Renaissance, by an acclaimed historian and expert in the period. Renowned as an age of artistic rebirth, the Renaissance is cloaked with ...

ISBN: 9780099579472

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Village of Secrets

by Random House UK

A SUNDAY TIMES TOP FIVE BESTSELLER High up in the mountains of the southern Massif Central in France lie tiny, remote villages united by a long and particular history. During the Nazi occupation, the inhabitants of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon and the ...

ISBN: 9780701188061

Binding: Book

$35.00

Waterloo

Four Days that Changed Europe s Destiny

by Hachette Australia

The bloodbath at Waterloo ended a war that had engulfed the world for over twenty years. It also finished the career of the charismatic Napoleon Bonaparte. It ensured the final liberation of Germany and the restoration of the old European ...

ISBN: 9781408702482

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Wild Women History's female rebels, radicals & revolutionaries

by Pamela Robson

Wild Women details the lives and deeds of some of the most extraordinary women in history. Trailblazers, hell-raisers and firebrands, these women showed a level of daring and disregard for traditional gender roles completely atypical of their ...

ISBN: 9781741966329

Binding: Paperback / softback

$39.99

A Strange Business

by James Hamilton

Britain in the nineteenth century saw a series of technological and social changes which continue to influence and direct us today. Its reactants were human genius, money and influence, its crucibles the streets and institutions, its catalyst ...

ISBN: 9781848879249

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Attrition

Fighting the First World War

by Hachette Australia

The First World War was too big to be grasped by its participants. In the retelling of their war in the competing memories of leaders and commanders, and the anguished fiction of its combatants, any sense of order and purpose, effort and ...

ISBN: 9781408703564

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Born Bad: Original Sin and the Making of the Western World

by Boyce James

ISBN: 9781863956765

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

The Tragedy of Liberation A History of the Chinese Revolution 1945-1957

by Frank Dikotter

In 1949 Mao Zedong hoisted the red flag over Beijing's Forbidden City. Instead of liberating the country, the communists destroyed the old order and replaced it with a repressive system that would dominate every aspect of Chinese life.

ISBN: 9781408837603

Binding: Paperback / softback

$19.99

A Brief History of the Roman Empire

by Stephen Kershaw

In this lively and very readable history of the Roman Empire from its establishment in 27 BC to the barbarian incursions and the fall of Rome in AD 476, Kershaw draws on a range of evidence, from Juvenal's Satires to recent archaeological finds.

ISBN: 9781780330488

Binding: Paperback / softback

$14.99