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Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Caroline Moorehead

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

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High up in the mountains of the southern Massif Central in France lie tiny, remote villages united by a long and particular... [more]

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Hitler's Last Witness: The Memoirs of Hitler's Bodyguard

Hitler's Last Witness: The Memoirs of Hitler's Bodyguard

Rochus Misch

Biography; Memoirs; History; Second World War

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First-hand testimony of the last surviving witness to Hitler's final hours. The personal memoirs of Hitler's bodyguard, telephonist... [more]

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Rendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World

Rendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary...

Michael Fullilove

History; Second World War; Diplomacy

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In the dark days between Hitler's invasion of Poland and the attack on Pearl Harbor, a group of highly unorthodox emissaries... [more]

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The Good Fight: Six years, Two Prime Ministers and Staring Down the Great Recession

The Good Fight: Six years, Two Prime Ministers and Staring Down the Great...

Wayne Swan

Memoirs; History; Social issues & processes; Politics & government; Political parties; Political economy

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A highly personal account of the Rudd and Gillard governments from the heart of the Cabinet and the real story of how Australia... [more]

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Refugees: Why Seeking Asylum is Legal and Australia's Policies are Not

Refugees: Why Seeking Asylum is Legal and Australia's Policies are Not

Jane McAdam, Fiona Chong

History; Refugees & political asylum

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A short, straightforward guide to the rights and wrongs of our refugee policy written by the expert in the field. Stopping... [more]

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Ambon: The Truth About One of the Most Brutal POW Camps in World War II and the Triumph of the Aussie Spirit

Ambon: The Truth About One of the Most Brutal POW Camps in World War II...

Roger Maynard

True war & combat stories; Prose: non-fiction; History; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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In February 1942 the Indonesian island of Ambon fell to the might of the advancing Japanese war machine. [more]

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Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China

Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China

Jung Chang

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Describes how Empress Dowager Cixi - the most important woman in Chinese history - brought a medieval empire into the modern... [more]

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Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648

Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648

Mark Greengrass

History; European history

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Presents the study of 16th and 17th century Europe and the fundamental changes which led to the collapse of Christendom and... [more]

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Sydney Rock Pools

Sydney Rock Pools

Ignacio Palacios

Photography & photographs; History; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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Sydneys coastline and harbor has a series of beautiful rock pools that have been cut into the base of cliffs and rocky headlands.... [more]

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Europe: The Struggle for Supremacy, 1453 to the Present

Europe: The Struggle for Supremacy, 1453 to the Present

Brendan Simms

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Tells the story of a group of highly competitive and mutually suspicious dynasties, and also of a continent uniquely prone... [more]

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Arthur Phillip: Sailor, Mercenary, Governor, Spy

Arthur Phillip: Sailor, Mercenary, Governor, Spy

Michael Pembroke

Biography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; History; Australasian & Pacific history

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A fascinating and expansive tale of history, war and intrigue, which brings to light a most unusual and remarkable life. [more]

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The Deluge: The Great War and the Remaking of Global Order

The Deluge: The Great War and the Remaking of Global Order

Adam Tooze

History; General & world history; History of other lands; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

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In the depths of the Great War, with millions of dead and no imaginable end to the conflict, societies around the world began... [more]

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Coming of Age: Growing Up Muslim in Australia

Coming of Age: Growing Up Muslim in Australia

Amra Pajalic, Demet Divaroren

History; People & places (Children's&YA)

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In this refreshing and fascinating collection, twelve Muslim-Australians - some known names, some not - reveal their fascinating,... [more]

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The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature

The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature

Peter E. Knox, J. C. McKeown

Poetry anthologies; Anthologies (non-poetry); History

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

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The Beau Monde: Fashionable Society in Georgian London

The Beau Monde: Fashionable Society in Georgian London

Hannah Greig

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history; Material culture; Fashion & society

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The story of the world's first fashion-obsessed society in eighteenth-century London - and the colourful tales of extravagance,... [more]

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Killing Fairfax: Packer, Murdoch and the Ultimate Revenge

Killing Fairfax: Packer, Murdoch and the Ultimate Revenge

Pamela Williams

History; Media studies; Business & Economics; Press & journalism

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An incisive, hard-hitting and utterly compelling exposé of media, powerful mates and multimillion-dollar deals. [more]

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Party Time: Who Runs China and How

Party Time: Who Runs China and How

Rowan Callick

History; Cultural studies; Political ideologies; Political parties

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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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The Caliph's Splendor: Islam and the West in the Golden Age of Baghdad

The Caliph's Splendor: Islam and the West in the Golden Age of Baghdad

Benson Bobrick

History; European history; Middle Eastern history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Medieval history; International relations

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The story of Harun al-Rashid, the celebrated caliph from The Thousand and One Nights, who ruled the Islamic world when its... [more]

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Nothing to Envy: Love, Life and Death in North Korea

Nothing to Envy: Love, Life and Death in North Korea

Barbara Demick

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Cultural studies

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North Korea, run by a mad dictator, is cut off from the rest of the world, unknown and unknowable. But North Korea is also... [more]

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Waterloo: June 18, 1815: The Battle for Modern Europe

Waterloo: June 18, 1815: The Battle for Modern Europe

Andrew Roberts

History

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<p>June 18, 1815, was one of the most momentous days in world history, marking the end of twenty-two years of French Revolutionary... [more]

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Cambridge Latin Course Unit 3 Workbook North American Edition

Cambridge Latin Course Unit 3 Workbook North American Edition

North American Cambridge Classics Project

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; History

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The Cambridge Latin Course is a well-established introductory program in... [more]

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Class Act: Ending the Education Act

Class Act: Ending the Education Act

Maxine McKew

History; Educational strategies & policy; Schools

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Maxine McKew makes the case for a considered examination of the transformation that's now underway in some of Australia's... [more]

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Attrition: Fighting the First World War

Attrition: Fighting the First World War

William Philpott

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

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The First World War was too big to be grasped by its participants. In the retelling of their war in the competing memories... [more]

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The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking

The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking

Brendan I. Koerner

Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: general; True crime; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Terrorism, armed struggle

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Brendan I. Koerner presents the fascinating true story of how young couple Roger Holder and Cathy Kerkow pulled off the longest-distance... [more]

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