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First World War

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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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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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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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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 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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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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]

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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

Paperback

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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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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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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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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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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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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Our Great Hearted Men

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Our Great Hearted Men

Peter Brune

History; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

Hardback

The AIF and the Hundred Days Battlefields such as Gallipoli, Fromelles, Pozieres, Bullecourt and Passchendaele are burnt... [more]

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The Last Battle: Endgame on the Western Front, 1918

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The Last Battle: Endgame on the Western Front, 1918

Peter Hart

History; First World War; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

By August 1918, the outcome of the Great War was not in doubt: the Allies would win. But what was unclear was how this defeat... [more]

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Gallipoli: New Perspectives on the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, 1915-16

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Gallipoli: New Perspectives on the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, 1915-16...

Michael LoCicero, Rhys Crawley

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

Hardback

Generally conceded to be doomed from the outset by the most recent historiography, the Gallipoli campaign still arouses heated... [more]

$115.00

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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]

$35.00

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The Splintered Empires: The Eastern Front 1917-21

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The Splintered Empires: The Eastern Front 1917-21

Prit Buttar

History; First World War; Warfare & defence

Paperback

At the beginning of 1917, the three empires fighting on the Eastern Front were reaching their breaking points, but none was... [more]

$29.99

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Le Quesnoy 1918

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Le Quesnoy 1918

Christopher Pugsley

History; Military history; First World War

Paperback

* A thrilling account of daring and victory at the First World War's close * Superbly written, stunningly illustrated, easily... [more]

$43.95

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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]

$75.00

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Versailles 1919: A Centennial Perspective

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Versailles 1919: A Centennial Perspective

Alan Sharp

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; International relations

Hardback

This book, fully revised and updated with new material for the centenary of the Paris Paris Conferences at Versailles in 1919... [more]

$64.99

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