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First World War

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The Oarsmen: The Remarkable Story of the Men Who Rowed from the Great War to Peace

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The Oarsmen: The Remarkable Story of the Men Who Rowed from the Great War...

Scott Patterson

True war & combat stories; History; First World War; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Rowing

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This is a book about the difficult peace that can follow a war: the untold story of soldiers stranded far from home, facing... [more]

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

Edward J. Erickson

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

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Unique among World War I campaigns, the fighting at Gallipoli brought together a modern amphibious assault and multi-national... [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

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

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A Lab of One's Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War

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A Lab of One's Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War

Patricia Fara

Social & cultural history; First World War; Gender studies: women; Civil rights & citizenship; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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2018 marked the centenary not only of the Armistice but also of women gaining the vote. A Lab of One's Own commemorates both... [more]

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Russia in Flames: War, Revolution, Civil War, 1914 - 1921

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Russia in Flames: War, Revolution, Civil War, 1914 - 1921

Laura Engelstein

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Russian Revolution; First World War

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Laura Engelstein, one of the greatest scholars of Russian history, has written a searing and defining account of the Russian... [more]

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1917: War, Peace, and Revolution

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1917: War, Peace, and Revolution

David Stevenson (Professor of International History, London School of Economics & Political Science)

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Russian Revolution; First World War

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The first global history of 1917-a year of calamitous events, and of pivotal importance in the development of the First World... [more]

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The Hindenburg Line Campaign 1918

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The Hindenburg Line Campaign 1918

Adam Rankin

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

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In the last devastating months of the First World War, the British Fourth Army pursued the Germans to their final defensive... [more]

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Monash and Chauvel: How Australia's Two Greatest Generals Changed the Course of World History

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Monash and Chauvel: How Australia's Two Greatest Generals Changed the Course...

Roland Perry

History; General & world history; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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Monash and Chauvel is a gripping narrative history that follows the extraordinary campaigns of the two most outstanding battlefield... [more]

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Paris 1919

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Paris 1919

Margaret MacMillan

History; European history; First World War; Diplomacy

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The story of the Paris Peace Conference of 1919, when for six extraordinary months the city was at the centre of world government... [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

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

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First Know Your Enemy: Comprehending Imperial German War Aims & Deciphering the Enigma of Kultur

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First Know Your Enemy: Comprehending Imperial German War Aims & Deciphering...

John A. Moses, Peter Overlack

History; First World War

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In the search for the deeper causes of the 'War to end all wars' the reading public has been presented with countless titles... [more]

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

Patricia O'Toole

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Political leaders & leadership

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In this biography of one of the most high-minded, consequential, and controversial US presidents, [the author presents] a... [more]

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The World at War, 1914-1945

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The World at War, 1914-1945

Jeremy Black

History; Military history; First World War; Second World War

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This text provides an innovative global military history that joins three periods-World War I, the interwar years, and World... [more]

$59.99

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The Treaty of Versailles: A Very Short Introduction

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The Treaty of Versailles: A Very Short Introduction

Michael S. Neiberg

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; European history; First World War; Treaties & other sources of international law

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This book presents an introduction to one of the most important treaties ever written, the Treaty of Versailles, which formally... [more]

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Our Forgotten Volunteers: Australians and New Zealanders with Serbs in World War One

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Our Forgotten Volunteers: Australians and New Zealanders with Serbs in World...

Bojan Pajic

History; First World War

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Australian and New Zealand volunteers were already in Serbia, treating wounded Serbian soldiers and fighting a typhus epidemic,... [more]

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The Birth of the RAF, 1918: The World's First Air Force

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The Birth of the RAF, 1918: The World's First Air Force

Richard Overy

History; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Air forces & warfare

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The dizzying pace of technological change in the early 20th century meant that it took only a little over ten years from the... [more]

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Purple Patch: History of the 3rd Field Company Engineers in World War One

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Purple Patch: History of the 3rd Field Company Engineers in World War One...

Darren Prickett

History; First World War; Regiments

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The 3rd Field Company Engineers holds a distinguished place in the history of the Australian Army, being the first unit of... [more]

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The Battle of Lys: April 1918

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The Battle of Lys: April 1918

Colin Mattey

History; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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In the wave of devastating German offensives launched in the spring of 1918, it is Operation Michael that has captured most... [more]

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To End All Wars, New Edition: Woodrow Wilson and the Quest for a New World Order

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To End All Wars, New Edition: Woodrow Wilson and the Quest for a New World...

Thomas Knock

History; History of the Americas; First World War; Diplomacy

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A close look at Woodrow Wilson's political thought and international diplomacy In the widely acclaimed To End All Wars,... [more]

$57.99

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A Tangled Web: Mata Hari: Dancer, Courtesan, Spy

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A Tangled Web: Mata Hari: Dancer, Courtesan, Spy

Mary Craig

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Military history; First World War; Gender studies: women

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A new study of the most infamous spy of the First World War, published to coincide with the 100th anniversary of her execution... [more]

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World War One: The Most Catastrophic Event in 20th Century European History

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World War One: The Most Catastrophic Event in 20th Century European History...

Max Egremont

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

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World War One was the most catastrophic event in 20th century Europe. Distinguished historian Max Egremont explains what caused... [more]

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The Catastrophe of 8 August 1918: German/English Text

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The Catastrophe of 8 August 1918: German/English Text

Thilo Von Bose

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

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Thilo von Bose's 1930 book The Catastrophe of 8 August 1918 was the 36th and last volume in a series of popular semi-official... [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

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

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For King and Other Countries

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For King and Other Countries

Glyn Harper

History; Australasian & Pacific history; First World War

Hardback

Leading military historian Glyn Harper has scoured archives and museums worldwide to show where and when New Zealanders served... [more]

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Exploring the Britannic: The life, last voyage and wreck of Titanic's tragic twin

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Exploring the Britannic: The life, last voyage and wreck of Titanic's tragic...

Simon Mills

History; Maritime history; First World War; Ships & shipping: general interest; Swimming & diving

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Launched in 1914, two years after the ill-fated voyage of her sister ship, RMS Titanic, the Britannic was intended to be superior... [more]

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