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First World War

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Flanders in Australia: A Personal History of Wool and War

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Flanders in Australia: A Personal History of Wool and War

Jacqueline Dwyer

History; First World War

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From the late 19th century to the 1950s, many wool buyers from the Flanders region of France and Belgium emigrated to Australia... [more]

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Killer Butterflies: Combat, Psychology and Morale in the British 19th (Western) Division 1915-18

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Killer Butterflies: Combat, Psychology and Morale in the British 19th (Western)...

James Roberts

History; British & Irish history; First World War; Land forces & warfare; War & defence operations

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In this ground-breaking work, James Roberts examines the willingness and ability of British volunteer and conscript infantrymen... [more]

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The Wobblies at War: A History of the IWW and the Great War in Australia

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The Wobblies at War: A History of the IWW and the Great War in Australia...

Frank Cain

History; First World War

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Driven by Marxist ideology, the Industrial Workers of the World sought to draw the Australian unions into One Big Union, but... [more]

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Passchendaele 1917: The Third Battle of Ypres in Photographs

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Passchendaele 1917: The Third Battle of Ypres in Photographs

Chris McNab

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

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In his richly illustrated commemoration of this bloodiest of battles, Chris McNab brings to life the Passchendaele story using... [more]

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Freeing the Baltic 1918 - 1920

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Freeing the Baltic 1918 - 1920

Geoffrey Bennett

History; First World War; Naval forces & warfare

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The incredible story of the out-numbered British Navy in the fight against Germany and Russia [more]

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America and the Great War: A Library of Congress Illustrated History

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America and the Great War: A Library of Congress Illustrated History

Margaret E. Wagner

History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

Hardback

A uniquely colorful chronicle of this dramatic and convulsive chapter in American--and world--history. It's an epic tale,... [more]

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Faith in Conflict: The Impact of the Great War on the Faith of the People of Britain

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Faith in Conflict: The Impact of the Great War on the Faith of the People...

Stuart Bell

History; British & Irish history; First World War; Christian life & practice; Christian ministry & pastoral activity

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Explores how the Great War affected the religious faith of British soldiers and civilians. [more]

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Breakdown: The Crisis of Shell Shock on the Somme, 1916

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Breakdown: The Crisis of Shell Shock on the Somme, 1916

Taylor Downing

History; First World War; Trauma & shock

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One hundred years on from the Battle of the Somme, Breakdown tells the unusual and little-known story of shell shock in one... [more]

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The Conscription Conflict and the Great War

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The Conscription Conflict and the Great War

Robin Archer, Joy Damousi, Murray Goot, Sean Scalmer

History; Australasian & Pacific history; First World War; Elections & referenda; International relations

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While the Great War raged, Australians were twice asked to vote on the question of military conscription for overseas service.... [more]

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Germany Ascendant: The Eastern Front 1915

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Germany Ascendant: The Eastern Front 1915

Prit Buttar

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

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A detailed narrative of the campaigns fought on the forgotten Eastern Front of the Great War, which were no less important... [more]

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The Battles of Bullecourt: 1917

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The Battles of Bullecourt: 1917

David Coombes

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

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In April-May 1917 the sleepy hamlet of Bullecourt in northern France became the focus of two battles involving Australian... [more]

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Line of Fire

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Line of Fire

Ian Townsend

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

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The little known and intriguing WWII story of an eleven-year-old Australian schoolboy who was shot by the Japanese in Rabaul... [more]

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Poetry of the First World War: An Anthology

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Poetry of the First World War: An Anthology

Tim Kendall (Professor of English Literature, University of Exeter)

Poetry; Poetry anthologies; First World War

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A new anthology that combines generous selections from well-known soldier poets such as Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon... [more]

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Churchill and the Dardanelles

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Churchill and the Dardanelles

Christopher M. Bell

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

Hardback

The story of the highly controversial First World War campaign that nearly destroyed Churchill's reputation for good and of... [more]

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Jewish Anzacs: Jews in the Australian Military

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Jewish Anzacs: Jews in the Australian Military

Mark Dapin

History; First World War

Hardback

A landmark history of Australian Jews in the military, from the First Fleet to the recent war in Afghanistan. Over 7000 Jews... [more]

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Austro-Hungarian Cruisers and Destroyers 1914-18

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Austro-Hungarian Cruisers and Destroyers 1914-18

Ryan K. Noppen

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

Paperback

An expert in the field, Ryan Noppen examines Austro-Hungarian cruisers and destroyers in this fascinating study that will... [more]

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Australian Army History Series: Soldiers and Gentlemen: Australian Battalion Commanders in the Great War, 1914-1918

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Australian Army History Series: Soldiers and Gentlemen: Australian Battalion...

William Westerman

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history; First World War

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In his ground-breaking book, William Westerman explores the stories of the vitally important, yet often forgotten, commanding... [more]

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Ghosts of War: A History of World War I in Poetry and Prose

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Ghosts of War: A History of World War I in Poetry and Prose

Andrew Ferguson

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Prose: non-fiction; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

Hardback

The First World War produced a unique outpouring of prose and poetry depicting the stark realism of a brutal and futile war;... [more]

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Verdun: The Longest Battle of the Great War

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Verdun: The Longest Battle of the Great War

Paul Jankowski

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

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Paul Jankowski offers a fresh look at Verdun, one of the longest and bloodiest battles of the First World War, in a book that... [more]

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Complete Illustrated History of the First & Second World Wars

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Complete Illustrated History of the First & Second World Wars

Donald Sommerville, Ian Westwell

Reference works; History; First World War; Second World War

Hardback

A comprehensive chronicle and analysis of the two deadliest conflicts, and how they were fought. [more]

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World War I Seaplane and Aircraft Carriers

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World War I Seaplane and Aircraft Carriers

Mark Lardas

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

Paperback

A highly illustrated history exploring the world's first aircraft carriers and their World War I exploits, appealing to enthusiasts... [more]

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A History Of The First World War In 100 Objects: In Association With The Imperial War Museum

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A History Of The First World War In 100 Objects: In Association With The...

John Hughes-Wilson

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

Paperback

A powerful narrative and visual treatment of the First World War, in association with the Imperial War Museum. [more]

$35.00

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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 (Colorado College, USA)

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

Hardback

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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Elegy: The First Day on the Somme

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Elegy: The First Day on the Somme

Andrew Roberts

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

Paperback

One of our finest narrative historians tells the shattering story of the blackest day in the history of the British army:... [more]

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The Somme

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The Somme

A. H. Farrar-Hockley

History; Military history; First World War

Paperback

Originally published in 1964 by Batsford, this is the story of the military engagements and trench actions of the Somme, from... [more]

$37.99

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