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Buttons: Latin Quotations

Buttons: Latin Quotations

Bolchazy

History

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

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

Craig Cormick

History; Forensic science

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

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Maestro John Monash: Australia's Greatest Citizen General

Maestro John Monash: Australia's Greatest Citizen General

Tim Fischer

Biography: general; History

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Who was the most innovative general of WW1? For Tim Fischer, the answer has to be Australia's 'Maestro' John Monash, a man... [more]

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Mistress: The True Story of Mistresses and Their Men

Mistress: The True Story of Mistresses and Their Men

Matthew Benns, Terry Smyth

Erotic confessions & true stories; History

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What is it that drives a man to risk everything for a Mistress? And why do the women do it? [more]

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Sir Henry Parkes: The Australian Colossus

Sir Henry Parkes: The Australian Colossus

Stephen Dando-Collins

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Australasian & Pacific history; Political leaders & leadership

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Sir Henry Parkes: Father of Federation, Premier of NSW, Statesman, Visionary, Political Leader, Poet, Humanist May 27, 2015... [more]

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Private Bill: In Love and War

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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An Inconvenient Genocide: Who Now Remembers the Armenians?

An Inconvenient Genocide: Who Now Remembers the Armenians?

Geoffrey Robertson QC

History; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; First World War

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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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More Decent Obsessions: The Small Things that Tell the Big Picture

More Decent Obsessions: The Small Things that Tell the Big Picture

Bernard Salt

History; Society & culture: general

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There's matters of fairness, of manners, of pleasures, of observation. [more]

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Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer

Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer

Bettina Stangneth

Biography: historical, political & military; History; The Holocaust; War crimes

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Smuggled out of Europe after the collapse of Germany, Eichmann managed to live a peaceful and active exile in Argentina for... [more]

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Triumph and Demise: The Broken Promise of a Labor Generation

Triumph and Demise: The Broken Promise of a Labor Generation

Paul Kelly

History; Politics & government

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Drawing on more than sixty on-the-record interviews with all the major players, Triumph and Demise is full of remarkable... [more]

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Adventures in Stationery: A Journey Through Your Pencil Case

Adventures in Stationery: A Journey Through Your Pencil Case

James Ward

Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences

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We are surrounded by stationery: half-chewed Cristal Bics and bent paper clips, rubber bands to fiddle with or ping, blunt... [more]

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Abducting a General: The Kreipe Operation and SOE in Crete

Abducting a General: The Kreipe Operation and SOE in Crete

Patrick Leigh Fermor

True war & combat stories; History; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

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One of the greatest feats in Patrick Leigh Fermor's remarkable life was the kidnapping of General Kreipe, the German commander... [more]

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The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History

The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History

Boris Johnson

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political leaders & leadership

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From London's inimitable mayor, Boris Johnson, the story of how Churchill's eccentric genius shaped not only his world but... [more]

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True Light and Shade: An Aboriginal Perspective of Joseph Lycett's Art

True Light and Shade: An Aboriginal Perspective of Joseph Lycett's Art

John Maynard

Colonial art; History

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True Light and Shade is filled with beautiful images by convict artist Joseph Lycett that powerfully capture in intimate detail... [more]

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The Queen, Her Lover and the Most Notorious Spy in History

The Queen, Her Lover and the Most Notorious Spy in History

Roland Perry

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

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The intensely revealing and entertaining account of a great royal secret and hidden love story - an unbuttoned history of... [more]

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The Second World War

The Second World War

Antony Beevor

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

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A magisterial, single-volume history of the greatest conflict the world has ever known by our foremost military historian... [more]

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Gallipoli Diaries: The Anzacs' Own Story, Day by Day

Gallipoli Diaries: The Anzacs' Own Story, Day by Day

Jonathan King

History; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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Gallipoli, for the average Australian, is the most famous battle that our volunteer soldiers ever fought, because it was... [more]

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The Making of Australia: From a Corrupt Convict Settlement to the Remarkable Nation it is Today

The Making of Australia: From a Corrupt Convict Settlement to the Remarkable...

David Hill

History; Australasian & Pacific history

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This is the story of how a struggling convict settlement grew into six dynamic colonies and then the remarkable nation of... [more]

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

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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Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant

Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant...

Tracy Borman

Biography: historical, political & military; History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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Thomas Cromwell is known to millions as the leading character in Hilary Mantel's bestselling Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies.... [more]

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The Wife Drought: Why Women Need Wives, and Men Need Lives

The Wife Drought: Why Women Need Wives, and Men Need Lives

Annabel Crabb

History; Gender studies: women; Sociology: family & relationships

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Crabb's call is for a ceasefire in the gender wars.  Rather than a shout of rage, The Wife Drought is the thoughtful,... [more]

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Agincourt: My Family, the Battle, and the Fight for France

Agincourt: My Family, the Battle, and the Fight for France

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

History; European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Military history; Battles & campaigns

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With fascinating detail on the battle plans, weaponry and human drama of Agincourt, this is a gripping evocation of a historical... [more]

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The Rich: From Slaves to Super Yachts - A 2,000 Year History

The Rich: From Slaves to Super Yachts - A 2,000 Year History

John Kampfner

History; Social & cultural history; Social classes

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From the Orwell Prize shortlisted author of Freedom for Sale, The Richis the fascinating history of how economic elites from... [more]

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1946: The Making of the Modern World

1946: The Making of the Modern World

Victor Sebestyen

History; General & world history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000

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A compelling account of a crucial year in post-war history, in the tradition of Margaret MacMillan's award-winning and bestselling... [more]

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Civil War: The History of England, Volume III

Civil War: The History of England, Volume III

Peter Ackroyd

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; English Civil War

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The third volume of Peter Ackroyd's magisterial six-part History of England, taking readers from the accession of the first... [more]

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