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First World War

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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

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

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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

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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

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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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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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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

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

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The Battle of Pozieres: 1916: Australian Army Campaign Series

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The Battle of Pozieres: 1916: Australian Army Campaign Series

Meleah Hampton

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

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The Battle of Pozieres has reverberated throughout Australia's military history, long regarded as a costly battle that produced... [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

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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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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

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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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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

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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 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

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

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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

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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 Shortest History of Germany

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The Shortest History of Germany

James Hawes

History; European history; First World War; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism

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The West is in full retreat. The Anglo-Saxon powers, great and small, withdraw into fantasies of lost greatness. Populists... [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

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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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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

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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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Missing in Action: Australia's World War I Grave Services, an Astonishing True Story of Misconduct, Fraud and Hoaxing

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Missing in Action: Australia's World War I Grave Services, an Astonishing...

Marianne Van Velzen

History; Australasian & Pacific history; First World War; Memorials & rolls of honour

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Poor leadership, mismanagement, quarrels, distrust and accusations of hoaxing ... this is the story of what happened after... [more]

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US Marine vs German Soldier: Belleau Wood 1918

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US Marine vs German Soldier: Belleau Wood 1918

Gregg Adams

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

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After the US declaration of war on Germany, hundreds of thousands of American troops flooded into France and were thrust into... [more]

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Polish Legions 1914-19

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Polish Legions 1914-19

Nigel Thomas

History; European history; First World War; Military life & institutions

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Due to its partitions and dissolution in the late eighteenth century, hundreds of thousands of Polish soldiers enlisted in... [more]

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1918: How the First World War Was Won

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1918: How the First World War Was Won

Julian Gen Thompson

History; First World War; Warfare & defence

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Produced in association with Imperial War Museums, and illustrated beautifully with contemporary photographs and full-colour... [more]

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Der Kapitan: U-Boat Ace Hans Rose

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Der Kapitan: U-Boat Ace Hans Rose

Markus Robinson, Gertrude J. Robinson

Biography: historical, political & military; History; First World War; Naval forces & warfare

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The biography of Hans Rose, Germany's most successful WWI convoy period U-boat Ace and WWII anti-fascist naval officer. 'He... [more]

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The Battle of Broodseinde Ridge 1917

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The Battle of Broodseinde Ridge 1917

William Westerman

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

Paperback

The Third Battle of Ypres - more commonly referred to simply as Passchendaele - is often remembered as a futile slaughter... [more]

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Monash's Masterpiece: The Battle of Le Hamel and the 93 Minutes that Changed the World

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Monash's Masterpiece: The Battle of Le Hamel and the 93 Minutes that Changed...

Peter FitzSimons

Biography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; History; Military history; First World War

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Peter FitzSimons brings the Allied triumph at the Battle of Le Hamel to life, and tells the magnificent story of the first... [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

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

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Churchill: Military Genius or Menace?

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Churchill: Military Genius or Menace?

Stephen Napier

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; First World War; Second World War; Political leaders & leadership; Defence strategy, planning & research

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A long overdue reassessment of the part Churchill played in WWII, and how his actions really affected those he led [more]

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