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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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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]

$34.99

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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]

$32.95

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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]

$19.99

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Private Bill: In Love and War

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Private Bill: In Love and War

Barrie Cassidy

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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The private battles of Barrie Cassidy's father, who was a WW2 prisoner of war for 1500 days and his mother who, for many months... [more]

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The Best Australian Essays 2014

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The Best Australian Essays 2014

Robert Manne

Literary essays; Anthologies (non-poetry); History

Paperback

This sharp collection of essays about the human condition evinces lucid insight, shrewd understanding and heartbreaking empathy.... [more]

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Berlin Now: The Rise of the City and the Fall of the Wall

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Berlin Now: The Rise of the City and the Fall of the Wall

Peter Schneider

History; European history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

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Divided in 1961, reunited in 1989, Berlin has morphed over the last twenty-five years into Europe's most vibrant melting-pot... [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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Crime, Punishment and Redemption: A Convict's Story

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Crime, Punishment and Redemption: A Convict's Story

June Slee

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Colonialism & imperialism

Paperback

John Ward, writing whilst incarcerated on Norfolk Island, tells a story of thwarted love that led him to a life of crime:... [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]

$49.99

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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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Australia on Horseback: The Story of the Horse and the Making of a Nation

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Australia on Horseback: The Story of the Horse and the Making of a Nation...

Cameron Forbes

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history; Animals & society; Horses & ponies

Hardback

One of Australia's most respected history writers is back with a book that looks at the role of the horse in all aspects of... [more]

$44.99

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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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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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SPQR: A Roman Miscellany

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SPQR: A Roman Miscellany

Anthony Everitt

History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A moreishly entertaining and richly informative miscellany of facts about Rome and the Roman world. [more]

$24.99

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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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The Making of Home

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The Making of Home

Judith Flanders

History; Social & cultural history

Hardback

The 500-year story of how, and why, our homes have come to be what there are, from the bestselling author of The Victorian... [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]

$39.99

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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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How the World Was Won: The Americanization of Everywhere

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How the World Was Won: The Americanization of Everywhere

Peter Conrad

History; History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Popular culture

Hardback

Tells the story of the spectacular rise and subsequent waning of American influence across the world since 1945. [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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