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First World War

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Duty Nobly Done: An Extraordinary Account of 11 Family Members in the Great War

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Duty Nobly Done: An Extraordinary Account of 11 Family Members in the Great...

Adam Holloway

History; First World War

Paperback

This is the extraordinary true story of 11 young Australian men from one extended family and their experiences in the great... [more]

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A World on Edge: The End of the Great War and the Dawn of a New Age

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A World on Edge: The End of the Great War and the Dawn of a New Age

Daniel Schoenpflug

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

Hardback

The internationally bestselling account of the transformative period that followed the Armistice in November 1918. [more]

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The Western Front Diaries of Charles Bean

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The Western Front Diaries of Charles Bean

Charles Bean

Diaries, letters & journals; History; First World War; Press & journalism

Hardback

Australia's official First World War correspondent Charles Bean saw more of the Australian army's activities and battles on... [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

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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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SIGINT: The Secret History of Signals Intelligence in the World Wars

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SIGINT: The Secret History of Signals Intelligence in the World Wars

Peter Matthews

Coding theory & cryptology; History; First World War; Second World War; Military intelligence

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From LORENZ to ENIGMA, Room 40 to Bletchley, SIGINT reveals the story of the secret signals of both world wars [more]

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The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Breakout of WWI

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The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Breakout...

Neal Bascomb

History; First World War; Prisoners of war

Paperback

The tale of the three daredevil World War I pilots held in Germany's most infamous POW prison, their organisation of the greatest... [more]

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The Nameless Names: Recovering the Missing Anzacs

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The Nameless Names: Recovering the Missing Anzacs

Scott Bennett

Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; True war & combat stories; History; First World War

Hardback

Few Australians realise that of the 62,000 Anzac soldiers who died in the Great War, over one-third are still listed as `missing.'... [more]

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The First World War in Focus: Rare and Unseen Photographs

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The First World War in Focus: Rare and Unseen Photographs

Alan Wakefield

Photographs: collections; History; First World War

Paperback

As we near the end of extensive centennial commemorations of World War I, it nonetheless retains the power to surprise, even... [more]

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If the War Goes On... Reflections on War and Politics

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If the War Goes On... Reflections on War and Politics

Hermann Hesse

Literary essays; First World War; Second World War

Paperback

A collection of essays on the absurdity of war, from the Nobel Prize laureate [more]

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Angels in the Trenches: Spiritualism, Superstition and the Supernatural during the First World War

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Angels in the Trenches: Spiritualism, Superstition and the Supernatural...

Leo Ruickbie

History; First World War; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

Paperback

The mechanised slaughter of the First World War brought a sudden and concentrated interest in life after death. This book... [more]

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The Book of the Poppy

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The Book of the Poppy

Chris McNab

Military history; First World War; Gardening

Paperback

How the poppy came to be a symbol of remembrance after the First World War [more]

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The Landing in the Dawn: Dissecting a Legend - the Landing at ANZAC, Gallipoli, 25 April 1915

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The Landing in the Dawn: Dissecting a Legend - the Landing at ANZAC, Gallipoli,...

James Hurst

History; First World War

Hardback

The Gallipoli landing of 25 April 1915 is arguably Australia's best known battle. It is commemorated each year with a national... [more]

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French and Germans, Germans and French: A Personal Interpretation of France under Two Occupations, 1914-1918/1940-1944

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French and Germans, Germans and French: A Personal Interpretation of France...

Richard Cobb

History; European history; First World War; Second World War

Paperback

A unique chronicle of the relations between the occupiers and the occupied [more]

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The Kaiser's Dawn: The Untold Story of Britain's Secret Mission to Murder the Kaiser in 1918

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The Kaiser's Dawn: The Untold Story of Britain's Secret Mission to Murder...

John Hughes-Wilson

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Military tactics

Paperback

In mid summer 1918 the First World War was still finely balanced. A top secret mission, which has remained classified information... [more]

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Mutiny On The Western Front: Shamed Anzacs

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Mutiny On The Western Front: Shamed Anzacs

Greg Raffin

History; First World War; Mutiny

Paperback

On 21 September 1918, with retreating German forces on their last legs, the 1st Battalion of the AIF was ordered to return... [more]

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The Times Great War Letters: Correspondence During the First World War

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The Times Great War Letters: Correspondence During the First World War

James Owen

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; First World War; Press & journalism

Hardback

Selection of more than 300 letters published by The Times newspaper between 1914 and 1918, as its readers and the nation alike... [more]

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November 1918: Triumph and Tragedy in the Final Days of WW1

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November 1918: Triumph and Tragedy in the Final Days of WW1

Gordon Brook-Shepherd

History; Social & cultural history; First World War

Paperback

The account of the Great War portrayed in this book spans the last hundred days of the conflict; from the surprise blow struck... [more]

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Instrument of War: The German Army 1914-18

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Instrument of War: The German Army 1914-18

Dennis Showalter

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

Paperback

Drawing on research, this title presents a fresh perspective on the German Army during World War I. Exploring the internal... [more]

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A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination, and Faith during the First World War

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A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination, and Faith during the First World...

Owen Davies

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; First World War; Alternative belief systems

Hardback

How widespread belief in fortune-telling, prophecies, spirits, magic, and protective talismans gripped the battlefields and... [more]

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Silent Landscape at Gallipoli: The Battlefields of the Dardanelles, One Hundred Years on

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Silent Landscape at Gallipoli: The Battlefields of the Dardanelles, One...

Simon Doughty, James Kerr

Photographs: collections; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

Hardback

Evocative and richly atmospheric photographs of the Gallipoli Peninsula's battlefields today. [more]

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The Sunken Gold: First World War Espionage and the Greatest Treasure Salvage in History

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The Sunken Gold: First World War Espionage and the Greatest Treasure Salvage...

Joseph A. Williams

History; First World War

Hardback

The first book to recount the remarkable story of the hunt for HMS Laurentic's gold [more]

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War is Over

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War is Over

David Almond

First World War fiction; First World War; Children's & Educational; Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA)

Hardback

From the bestselling, award-winning author of SKELLIG comes a vivid and moving story, beautifully illustrated, which commemorates... [more]

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The Battle of Polygon Wood 1917

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The Battle of Polygon Wood 1917

Jonathan Passlow

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

Buoyed by the success of the 1st and 2nd Australian divisions in the Battle of Menin Road, the men of the 4th and 5th Australian... [more]

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Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror

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Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror

W. Scott Poole

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Social & cultural history; First World War; Popular culture; Media studies

Hardback

Historian and Bram Stoker Award nominee W. Scott Poole traces the confluence of history, technology, and art that gave us... [more]

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The Battle of Menin Road 1917

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The Battle of Menin Road 1917

Roger Lee

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

Paperback

The Passchendaele Campaign of 1917 is associated with images of slimy, oozing mud: mud deep enough and glutinous enough to... [more]

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