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First World War

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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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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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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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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

Hardback

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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The German Soldier's Pocket Manual: 1914-18

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The German Soldier's Pocket Manual: 1914-18

Stephen Bull

History; Military history; First World War

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This is the first Pocket Manual to be dedicated to the German Army in the First World War, with chapters comprising of complete... [more]

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March 1917: On the Brink of War and Revolution

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March 1917: On the Brink of War and Revolution

Will Englund

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

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A riveting history of the month that transformed the world's greatest nations as Russia faced revolution and America entered... [more]

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Broken Lives: How Ordinary Germans Experienced the 20th Century

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Broken Lives: How Ordinary Germans Experienced the 20th Century

Konrad H. Jarausch

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; First World War; Second World War

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The gripping stories of ordinary Germans who lived through World War II, the Holocaust, and Cold War partition-but also recovery,... [more]

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Raymond Asquith: Life and Letters

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Raymond Asquith: Life and Letters

John Jolliffe

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; First World War

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A long-anticipated reissue of the letters of one of the most enigmatic characters the `Corrupt Coterie' of World War I [more]

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Anzac Spirituality: First AIF soldiers speak

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Anzac Spirituality: First AIF soldiers speak

Daniel Reynaud

History; Asian history; First World War

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We have absorbed the notion of the Anzac into the spiritual core of what it means to be Australian without ever examining... [more]

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In Flanders Fields: The 1917 Campaign

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In Flanders Fields: The 1917 Campaign

Leon Wolff

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

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A First World War classic, detailed in its history, evocative of the period and the context, Wolff 's study of the 1917 campaign... [more]

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Captive Anzacs: Australian POWs of the Ottomans during the First World War

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Captive Anzacs: Australian POWs of the Ottomans during the First World War...

Kate Ariotti

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Prisoners of war

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Captive Anzacs explores the experiences of the 198 Australians who became prisoners of the Ottomans during the First World... [more]

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Pandora's Box: A History of the First World War

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Pandora's Box: A History of the First World War

Joern Leonhard

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

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In a monumental history of WWI, Germany's leading historian of the first great 20th-century catastrophe explains the war's... [more]

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Attack on the Somme: 1st ANZAC Corps and the Battle of PozieRes Ridge, 1916

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Attack on the Somme: 1st ANZAC Corps and the Battle of PozieRes Ridge, 1916...

Meleah Hampton

History; Military history; First World War

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The Battle of Pozieres Ridge lasted six weeks. In that time the 1st Anzac Corps advanced the British line just over a mile... [more]

$49.99

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Glum Heroes: Hardship, Fear and Death - Resilience and Coping in the British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918

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Glum Heroes: Hardship, Fear and Death - Resilience and Coping in the British...

Peter Hodgkinson

History; First World War

Paperback

Our vision of the soldier of the Great War is often clouded by sentimentality. This is a portrayal of how the soldiers of... [more]

$45.00

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Pouring with Rain - Troops Fed Up: British Second Army and the Liberation Offensive in Flanders 1918

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Pouring with Rain - Troops Fed Up: British Second Army and the Liberation...

Dennis Williams

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

Hardback

In September 1918 Second Army was the weakest of the British Armies on the Western Front; many of its formations had been... [more]

$79.95

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Gallipoli

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Gallipoli

Robert Rhodes James

History; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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Gallipoli stands the test of time, bringing vividly to life the conditions and circumstances of a campaign which has never... [more]

$42.99

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Nieuwpoort Sector 1917: The Battle of the Dunes

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Nieuwpoort Sector 1917: The Battle of the Dunes

Kristof Jacobs

History; First World War; Landscape archaeology; Battles & campaigns

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The mainly forgotten story of the British and Australian tunnellers and their work on the Belgian Coast during the Great War.... [more]

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Legends of War: The AIF in France, 1918

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Legends of War: The AIF in France, 1918

Pat Beale

History; First World War

Paperback

1918 was a year of triumph for the Australian Corps in France yet today this is seldom recognised by most Australians. Our... [more]

$34.95

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Haig's Enemy: Crown Prince Rupprecht and Germany's War on the Western Front

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Haig's Enemy: Crown Prince Rupprecht and Germany's War on the Western Front...

Jonathan Boff

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

Hardback

The war on the Western Front as seen through the eyes of one of Germany's leading First World War generals, Crown Prince Rupprecht... [more]

$50.95

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Between the Wars: 1919-1939

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Between the Wars: 1919-1939

Philip Ziegler

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

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Renowned biographer and historian Philip Ziegler tackles the great cultural and social events, flashpoints and diplomatic... [more]

$22.99

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Passchendaele: Requiem for Doomed Youth

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Passchendaele: Requiem for Doomed Youth

Paul Ham

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

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The intervening century, the most violent in human history, has not disarmed these pictures of their power to shock. At the... [more]

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Victory at Villers-Bretonneux: Why a French Town will never forget the ANZACs

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Victory at Villers-Bretonneux: Why a French Town will never forget the ANZACs...

Peter FitzSimons

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

Paperback

It's early 1918, and after... [more]

$34.99

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Passchendaele: A New History

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Passchendaele: A New History

Nick Lloyd

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

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Between July and November 1917, in a small corner of Belgium, more than 500,000 men were killed or maimed, gassed or drowned... [more]

$24.99

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The Russian Revolution

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The Russian Revolution

Sheila Fitzpatrick

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

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This updated new edition of Sheila Fitzpatrick's classic short history of the Russian Revolution takes into account the centenary... [more]

$27.95

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

$39.95

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