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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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Seneca: A Life

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Seneca: A Life

Emily Wilson

History; Classical history & classical civilisation

Hardback

Tells the story of Seneca, the Roman philosopher, dramatist, and rhetorician of the first century CE, who came from Spain... [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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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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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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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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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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Kidnap in Crete: The True Story of the Abduction of a Nazi General

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Kidnap in Crete: The True Story of the Abduction of a Nazi General

Rick Stroud

History; First World War; Second World War

Hardback

The extraordinary story of the kidnapping of a Nazi general in World War II by Patrick Leigh Fermor and the SOE, and its consequences... [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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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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A Good Place to Hide: How One French Community Saved Thousands of Lives in World War II

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A Good Place to Hide: How One French Community Saved Thousands of Lives...

Peter Grose

History; History: specific events & topics

Paperback

They kept their heads down, they kept their mouths shut and they stuck together to offer sanctuary and shelter to over 3500... [more]

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The Spy Who Changed The World: Klaus Fuchs and the Secrets of the Nuclear Bomb

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The Spy Who Changed The World: Klaus Fuchs and the Secrets of the Nuclear...

Mike Rossiter

History; Espionage & secret services

Paperback

Brilliant German physicist Klaus Fuchs worked on the Manhattan Project and developed many of the significant calculations... [more]

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Berlin: Imagine a City

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Berlin: Imagine a City

Rory MacLean

History; European history

Paperback

Through these vivid portraits, Rory MacLean masterfully evokes the seen and the unseen, in a richly varied, unexpected tour... [more]

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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History

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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure...

Robert M. Edsel

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

Paperback

What if I told you that there was an epic story about World War II that has not been told, involving the most unlikely group... [more]

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The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature

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The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature

Peter E. Knox, J. C. McKeown

Poetry anthologies; Anthologies (non-poetry); History

Paperback

The Oxford Anthology of Literature in the Roman World gathers together critical examples of Roman literature from the earliest... [more]

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Across Great Divides: True Stories of Life at Sydney Cove

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Across Great Divides: True Stories of Life at Sydney Cove

Susan Boyer

True stories; History; Australasian & Pacific history

Paperback

Across Great Divides: true stories of life at Sydney Cove, will appeal to all readers, young, old and in-between, who love... [more]

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Foundation: The History of England from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Tudors

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Foundation: The History of England from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Tudors...

Peter Ackroyd

History; British & Irish history

Paperback

A massive bestseller in England, this title by one of Britain's most popular and esteemed historians tells the epic story... [more]

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Warsaw 1944: Hitler, Himmler, and the Warsaw Uprising

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Warsaw 1944: Hitler, Himmler, and the Warsaw Uprising

Alexandra Richie

History; European history; Second World War

Hardback

Originally published in 2013 by William Collins, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, Great Britain, as Warsaw 1944: the... [more]

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Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic

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Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic

Tom Holland

History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation

Paperback

This narrative history paints a vivid portrait of the Republic at the climax of its greatness - the same greatness which would... [more]

$14.99  $9.00

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Year Zero: A History of 1945

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Year Zero: A History of 1945

Ian Buruma

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

Hardback

Originally published in hardcover in 2013. [more]

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

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

Professor Frank Dikotter (University of Hong Kong)

History; Asian history; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions

Hardback

A groundbreaking chronicle of the violent early years of the People's Republic of China, by the author of the BBC Samuel Johnson... [more]

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The Book of Woe: The DSM and the Unmaking of Psychiatry

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The Book of Woe: The DSM and the Unmaking of Psychiatry

Gary Greenberg

History: specific events & topics; Psychology; Abnormal psychology

Hardback

An expos of the psychiatric profession's bible from a leading psychotherapist that reveals the deeply flawed process by which... [more]

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Party Time: Who Runs China and How

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Party Time: Who Runs China and How

Rowan Callick

History; Political ideologies; Political parties

Paperback

Who is running China? As the third generation since Mao takes charge, where does real power lie? In Party Time, Rowan Callick... [more]

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