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First World War

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Gallipoli: Centenary Edition

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Gallipoli: Centenary Edition

Les Carlyon

History; Australasian & Pacific history; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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The international best-seller about the men and battle that forged the legend of Anzac in 1915. [more]

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The Guns of August: The Classic Bestselling Account of the Outbreak of the First World War

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The Guns of August: The Classic Bestselling Account of the Outbreak of the...

Barbara W. Tuchman

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

Paperback

From the precipitous plunge into war and the brutal and bloody battles of August 1914, this book shows how events were propelled... [more]

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The War that Ended Peace: How Europe Abandoned Peace for the First World War

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The War that Ended Peace: How Europe Abandoned Peace for the First World...

Margaret MacMillan

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

Paperback

The First World War followed a period of sustained peace in Europe during which people talked with confidence of prosperity,... [more]

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World War I in Cartoons

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World War I in Cartoons

Mark Bryant

Comic book & cartoon art; History; European history; First World War

Paperback

Using images from a wide variety of international wartime magazines, newspapers, books, postcards, posters and prints Mark... [more]

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The First World War: A New History

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The First World War: A New History

Sir Hew Strachan

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

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Anzac's Long Shadow: The Cost of Our National Obsession

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Anzac's Long Shadow: The Cost of Our National Obsession

James Brown

History; Social & cultural history; First World War

Paperback

'This year an Anzac orgy begins. A commemorative program that would make the pharaohs envious. But commemorating soldiers... [more]

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To Win the Battle: The 1st Australian Division in the Great War 1914-1918

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To Win the Battle: The 1st Australian Division in the Great War 1914-1918...

Robert Stevenson

History; Military history; First World War

Hardback

Tells the story of how the 1st Australian Division became one of the great fighting formations of WWI. [more]

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British Battlecruiser vs German Battlecruiser: 1914-16

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British Battlecruiser vs German Battlecruiser: 1914-16

Mark Stille

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Military & naval ships

Paperback

Tells the story of the clash between the rival battlecruisers of the Royal Navy and the Kaiserliche Marine at the height of... [more]

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Gunboats of World War I

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Gunboats of World War I

Angus Konstam

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Military & naval ships

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From the Mediterranean to the Black Sea, from the Balkans to Mesopotamia, gunboats played an influential part in the story... [more]

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Ottoman Navy Warships 1914-18

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Ottoman Navy Warships 1914-18

Ryan K. Noppen

History; First World War; Naval forces & warfare; Military & naval ships

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Presents an appraisal of the technical aspects and operations of the warships of the Ottoman Navy in World War I. Packed with... [more]

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ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15: From New Guinea to Gallipoli

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ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15: From New Guinea to Gallipoli

Ian Sumner

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

Paperback

ANZAC Infantryman, 1914-15: From New Guinea to Gallipoli . [more]

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The Three Emperors: Three Cousins, Three Empires and the Road to World War One

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The Three Emperors: Three Cousins, Three Empires and the Road to World War...

Miranda Carter

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

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As cousins, George V, Kaiser Wilhelm II and the last Tsar Nicholas II should have been friends - but they happened also to... [more]

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Battle of Fromelles 1916

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Battle of Fromelles 1916

Roger Lee

History; First World War

Paperback

The Battle of Fromelles - until recently largely forgotten in the accounts of Australia's experiences in World War One- remains... [more]

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Goodbye To All That: Popular Penguins

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Goodbye To All That: Popular Penguins

Robert Graves

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Poetry by individual poets; First World War

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Graves' classic 1929 autobiography with its searing account of life in the trenches of the First World War has been re-published... [more]

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The Pity of War

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The Pity of War

Niall Ferguson

History; General & world history; European history; First World War

Paperback

The First World War killed around eight million men and bled Europe dry. Was the sacrifice worth it? Was it all really an... [more]

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World War One: A Short History

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World War One: A Short History

Norman Stone

History; General & world history; British & Irish history; First World War

Paperback

In 1914 a new kind of war, and a new kind of world, came about. Fourteen million combatants died, a further twenty million... [more]

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Pompey Elliott

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Pompey Elliott

Ross McMullin

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; General & world history; First World War

Paperback

Pompey Elliott was a remarkable Australian. During the Great War he was a charismatic, controversial, and outstandingly successful... [more]

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The Great War

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The Great War

Les Carlyon

History; General & world history; First World War

Paperback

Winner of the inaugural Prime Minister's Prize for History, 2007The Great War is Les Carlyon's extraordinary account of the... [more]

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The First World War: A Very Short Introduction

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The First World War: A Very Short Introduction

Michael Howard, QC

History; General & world history; British & Irish history; First World War

Paperback

By the time the First World War ended in 1918, eight million people had died in what had been perhaps the most apocalyptic... [more]

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On Secret Service East of Constantinople: The Plot to Bring Down the British Empire

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On Secret Service East of Constantinople: The Plot to Bring Down the British...

Peter Hopkirk

History; European history; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; First World War; Revolutionary groups & movements

Paperback

'Hopkirk has made the extraordinary field of Central-Asian espionage his own ... an enthralling story' Observer [more]

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Tolkien and the Great War: the Threshold of Middle Earth

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Tolkien and the Great War: the Threshold of Middle Earth

John Garth

Biography: literary; Literature: history & criticism; First World War

Paperback

Revealing the horror and heroism Tolkien experienced in World War I, the author argues that Tolkien transformed the cataclysm... [more]

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Storm of Steel

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Storm of Steel

Ernst Junger

Biography: general; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); History; European history; First World War

Paperback

A memoir of astonishing power, savagery and ashen lyricism that illuminates the horrors as well as the fascination of total... [more]

$22.99

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The Guns of August

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The Guns of August

Barbara W Tuchman

History; First World War

Paperback

The acclaimed Pulitzer Prize-winning account of the first month of World War I is now in mass market paperback. Fascinating... [more]

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The German Army in World War I (2): 1915-17

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The German Army in World War I (2): 1915-17

Nigel Thomas

History; European history; First World War; Warfare & defence

Paperback

This second volume in a series of three covers the troops that fought in the massive battles of attrition of the mid-war years... [more]

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Ataturk

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Ataturk

Andrew Mango

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Asian history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

Paperback

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk was born plain Mustafa in Ottoman Salonica in 1881. In this biography Andrew Mango looks at his ideals... [more]

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