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Buttons: Latin Quotations

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Buttons: Latin Quotations

Bolchazy

History; Stationery items

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We have a selection of fun buttons (custodi animus castus) for you to wear featuring popular latin phrases. Proudly signpost... [more]

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Latham at Large

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Latham at Large

Mark Latham

History; Politics & government; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - Politics

Paperback

Mark Latham is, by his own admission, the most outspoken, rebellious, thoroughly uncontrollable former leader in Labor Party... [more]

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Flashpoints: The Emerging Crisis in Europe

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Flashpoints: The Emerging Crisis in Europe

George Friedman

History; European history; Geopolitics; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - History

Paperback

The Emerging Crisis in Europe. Analysing the fault lines that have led to two world wars and dozens more conflicts, Friedman... [more]

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The Great War: Ten Contested Questions

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The Great War: Ten Contested Questions

Geraldine Doogue

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - History

Paperback

100 years after the Great War, why are we still arguing about how it began, who opposed it, why so many Chinese and Africans... [more]

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If This is A Woman: Inside Ravensbruck - Hitler's Concentration Camp For Women

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If This is A Woman: Inside Ravensbruck - Hitler's Concentration Camp For...

Sarah Helm

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; The Holocaust

Paperback

Ravensbruck Concentration Camp is the worst atrocity ever committed solely against women, but today the name of the camp is... [more]

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An Inconvenient Genocide: Who Now Remembers the Armenians?

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An Inconvenient Genocide: Who Now Remembers the Armenians?

Geoffrey Robertson QC

History; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; First World War

Paperback

The most controversial issue left over from the First World War - was there an Armenian Genocide? - comes to a head on 24... [more]

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Quartley Essay #56: Guy Rundle on Clive Palmer

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Quartley Essay #56: Guy Rundle on Clive Palmer

Guy Rundle

History; Political leaders & leadership; Political parties

Paperback

Guy Rundle on Clive Palmer and the Palmer United Party. Clive Palmer is the wildcard of Australian politics. [more]

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Furphies and Whizz-Bangs: ANZAC Slang from the Great War

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Furphies and Whizz-Bangs: ANZAC Slang from the Great War

Amanda Laugesen

Dictionaries; linguistics; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history

Paperback

This book illuminates Australian soldiers' voices, feelings and thoughts, through exploration of the words and language used... [more]

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The Story of Australia's People: The Rise and Fall of Ancient Australia

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The Story of Australia's People: The Rise and Fall of Ancient Australia...

Geoffrey Blainey

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Indigenous peoples; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - History

Hardback

The vast, ancient land of Australia was settled in two main streams, far apart in time and origin. The first stream of immigrants... [more]

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Ned Kelly Under the Microscope: Solving the Forensic Mystery of Ned Kelly's Remains

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Ned Kelly Under the Microscope: Solving the Forensic Mystery of Ned Kelly's...

Craig Cormick

History; Forensic science

Paperback

Tells the fascinating behind-the-scenes stories of the science used in analysing Ned Kelly's remains. [more]

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Napoleon the Great

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Napoleon the Great

Andrew Roberts

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Hardback

It has become all too common for Napoleon Bonaparte's biographers to approach him as a figure to be reviled, bent on world... [more]

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The Naming of the Shrew: A Curious History of Latin Names

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The Naming of the Shrew: A Curious History of Latin Names

John Wright

History; Popular science; Taxonomy & systematics

Hardback

A witty tribute to the history, construction and joyousness of the Latin names that describe our natural world. [more]

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The Edge of the World: How the North Sea Made Us Who We are

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The Edge of the World: How the North Sea Made Us Who We are

Michael Pye

History; European history

Hardback

Tells a story of saints and spies, of fishermen and pirates, traders and marauders - and of how their wild and daring journeys... [more]

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In All Respects Ready: Australia's Navy in World War One

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In All Respects Ready: Australia's Navy in World War One

David Stevens

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Naval forces & warfare

Hardback

Written by Australia’s foremost naval historian, In All Respects Ready presents the most comprehensive and authoritative... [more]

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Stand and Deliver: Celebrating 50 Years of the National Press Club

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Stand and Deliver: Celebrating 50 Years of the National Press Club

Steve Lewis

History; Media studies; Social groups: clubs & societies

Hardback

For the past half century, the National Press Club has stood at the centre of political and social debate in Australia. Leaders... [more]

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Gallipoli

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Gallipoli

Peter FitzSimons

History; European history; Australasian & Pacific history; First World War; Battles & campaigns

Hardback

On 25 April 1915, Allied forces landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula in present-day Turkey to secure the sea route between Britain... [more]

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Last Woman Hanged: The Terrible, True Story of Louisa Collins

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Last Woman Hanged: The Terrible, True Story of Louisa Collins

Caroline Overington

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Gender studies: women; Human rights

Hardback

One woman. Two husbands. Four trials. One bloody execution. The last woman hanged in NSW. [more]

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The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife and the Missing Corpse

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The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife and the Missing Corpse

Piu Marie Eatwell

True crime; History

Hardback

The extraordinary story of the Druce-Portland affair, one of the most notorious, tangled and bizarre legal cases of the late... [more]

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The Classics Magpie: From Chariot-Racing Hooligans to Debauched Dinner Parties - A Miscellany That Shakes the Dust off the Ancient World

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The Classics Magpie: From Chariot-Racing Hooligans to Debauched Dinner Parties...

Jane C. Hood

History; Classical history & classical civilisation

Hardback

A fascinating compendium of absorbing history, stories, facts, anecdotes and puzzles from the ancient world [more]

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Kokoda Secret: Ian Hutchison - Australian Hero

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Kokoda Secret: Ian Hutchison - Australian Hero

S P Ramage

History

Hardback

What is the secret of Eora Creek that still haunts the Kokoda Campaign and is of national and international significance?... [more]

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Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary at War, 1914-1918

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Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary at War, 1914-1918

Alexander Watson

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; War & defence operations

Hardback

For the empires of Germany and Austria-Hungary the Great War - which had begun with such high hopes for a fast, dramatic outcome... [more]

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Gin Glorious Gin: How Mother's Ruin Became the Spirit of London

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Gin Glorious Gin: How Mother's Ruin Became the Spirit of London

Olivia Williams

History; British & Irish history; History: specific events & topics; Spirits & cocktails

Hardback

As a keen London historian and even keener lover of gin, Olivia Williams' first book brings together her two passions to create... [more]

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The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses and the Rise of The Tudors

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The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses and the Rise of The Tudors

Dan Jones

History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Military history

Hardback

The fifteenth century saw the crown of England change hands seven times as the great families of England fought to the death... [more]

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A History of New York in 101 Objects

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A History of New York in 101 Objects

Sam Roberts

History; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history

Hardback

The story of America's great metropolis, told through 101 distinctive objects that span the history of New York, all reproduced... [more]

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Australia and the War in the Air: Volume I - The Centenary History of Australia and the Great War

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Australia and the War in the Air: Volume I - The Centenary History of Australia...

Michael Molkentin

History; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Military history; First World War; Air forces & warfare

Hardback

Drawing on archival records in Australasia, Europe and North America, Australia and the War in the Air provides a fresh perspective... [more]

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