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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

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Australian and New Zealand volunteers were already in Serbia, treating wounded Serbian soldiers and fighting a typhus epidemic,... [more]

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Culture in Nazi Germany

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Culture in Nazi Germany

Michael Kater

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Cultural studies

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A fresh and insightful history of how the German arts-and-letters scene was transformed under the Nazis [more]

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Wolves of Rome

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Wolves of Rome

Valerio Massimo Manfredi

Fiction & Literature; Thriller & suspense; Historical fiction; Ancient history: to c 500 CE

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From the international bestseller Valerio Massimo Manfredi, Wolves of Rome is a historical thriller about two brothers and... [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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Talking Sideways

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Talking Sideways

Reg Dodd, Malcolm McKinnon

Memoirs; History; Society & culture: general; Indigenous peoples

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Talking Sideways is a unique, enthralling and important contribution to the growing literature of place in Australia. Kim... [more]

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Questions I Am Asked about the Holocaust

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Questions I Am Asked about the Holocaust

Hedi Fried, Alice Olsson

Memoirs; History; The Holocaust; Jewish studies

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One of the few remaining living Holocaust survivors answers the questions children ask her [more]

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The Ink Stain (#4 Monsarrat)

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The Ink Stain (#4 Monsarrat)

Tom Keneally, Meg Keneally

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Social & cultural history

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Henry Hallward, editor of the Sydney Chronicle, has been imprisoned for criminal libel so often he can edit the newspaper... [more]

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The Hunt for Mh370

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The Hunt for Mh370

Ean Higgins

True stories; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; History

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The extraordinary inside story of the mystery, cover-up and truth behind the 2014 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight... [more]

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The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777

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The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777...

Rick Atkinson

History; British & Irish history; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history

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From the bestselling author of the Liberation Trilogy comes this extraordinary history of the American Revolution. [more]

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Nobody Leaves: Impressions of Poland

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Nobody Leaves: Impressions of Poland

Ryszard Kapuscinski

Photographic reportage; Biography: general; History; European history; Media, information & communication industries

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When the great Ryszard Kapuscinski was a young journalist in the early 1960s, he was sent to the farthest reaches of his native... [more]

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Queen Victoria's Matchmaking: The Royal Marriages that Shaped Europe

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Queen Victoria's Matchmaking: The Royal Marriages that Shaped Europe

Deborah Cadbury

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history

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Originally published in hardcover and ebook edition by Bloomsbury Publishing in September 2017. [more]

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Kulikovo 1380: The battle that made Russia

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Kulikovo 1380: The battle that made Russia

Mark Galeotti

History; European history; Medieval history; Military history; Battles & campaigns

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The 14th-century Mongol conquest of the Rus' - the principalities of Russia - was devastating and decisive. Cities were lain... [more]

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Japan 1944-45: LeMay's B-29 strategic bombing campaign

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Japan 1944-45: LeMay's B-29 strategic bombing campaign

Mark Lardas

History; Second World War; Air forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

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The air campaign that incinerated Japan's cities was the first and only time that independent air power has won a war.<br... [more]

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Armies of the Medieval Italian Wars 1125-1325

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Armies of the Medieval Italian Wars 1125-1325

Gabriele Esposito

History; European history; Medieval history; Military history

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The great powers of medieval Europe fought continuously in the Italian peninsula between the 12th and 14th centuries as they... [more]

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Practice: Journalism, essays and criticism

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Practice: Journalism, essays and criticism

Guy Rundle

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Society & culture: general

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Known for his wild wit and irreverent commentary, Guy Rundle is one of Australia's... [more]

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Elizabeth's Sea Dogs

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Elizabeth's Sea Dogs

Hugh Bicheno

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Maritime history

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Elizabeth's Sea Dogs investigates the rise and fall of a unique group of adventurers - men like Francis Drake, John Hawkins,... [more]

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Mary Queen of Scots

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Mary Queen of Scots

Stefan Zweig

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; History

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Mary Stuart Queen of Scots, Queen of France and a claimant to the throne of England, was condemned for treason and executed... [more]

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Old Days, Old Ways: Stories from My Radio Days in the Bush

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Old Days, Old Ways: Stories from My Radio Days in the Bush

Alex Nicol

Biography; Anthologies (non-poetry); Australasian & Pacific history

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Alex Nicol takes us back to the old days in the bush, when booking into a country pub was likely to turn into an adventure,... [more]

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Choice Words: A Collection of Writing About Abortion

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Choice Words: A Collection of Writing About Abortion

Louise Swinn

Anthologies (non-poetry); History; Ethical issues: abortion & birth control; Gender studies: women

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Choice Words: A collection of writing about abortion is a cri de coeur; a passionate appeal from writers, thinkers, musicians,... [more]

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We Need to Talk About Putin: Why the West gets him wrong, and how to get him right

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We Need to Talk About Putin: Why the West gets him wrong, and how to get...

Mark Galeotti

History; Political leaders & leadership

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A The Times best book of 2019'In fewer than 150 pithy pages, Galeotti sketches a bleak, but convincing picture of the man... [more]

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The Death of Democracy

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The Death of Democracy

Benjamin Carter Hett

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Fascism & Nazism; Political structure & processes

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*A TIMES AND TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEAR*WHAT CAUSED THE FALL OF THE MOST PROGRESSIVE GOVERNMENT IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY EUROPE,... [more]

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How to Hide an Empire: A Short History of the Greater United States

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How to Hide an Empire: A Short History of the Greater United States

Daniel Immerwahr

History; History of the Americas; History: earliest times to present day; Colonialism & imperialism; Globalization; Political geography

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For a country that has always denied having dreams of empire, the United States owns a lot of overseas territory. The birth... [more]

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Political Troglodytes and Economic Lunatics: The Hard Right in Australia

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Political Troglodytes and Economic Lunatics: The Hard Right in Australia...

Dominic Kelly

History; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Economics

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In the mid-1980s, Ray Evans and his boss at Western Mining Corporation, Hugh Morgan, became the pioneers of a new form of... [more]

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The Great Escape from Stalag Luft III: The Memoirs of Bram Vanderstok

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The Great Escape from Stalag Luft III: The Memoirs of Bram Vanderstok

Bram Van Der Stok

Memoirs; History; European history; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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I am one of those lucky ones who survived the war, and I can remember my emotional experiences, and those of my friends, as... [more]

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Kosciuszko: Two Men Lost in the Wilderness Who Captured the Imagination of a Nation

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Kosciuszko: Two Men Lost in the Wilderness Who Captured the Imagination...

Nick Brodie

True stories; History; Places & peoples: pictorial works

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The disappearance of two young skiers on Mount Kosciuszko in 1928 is the jumping-off point for a history of Australia between... [more]

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