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Denny Day: The Life and Times of Australia's Greatest Lawman: The Forgotten Hero of the Myall Creek Massacre

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Denny Day: The Life and Times of Australia's Greatest Lawman: The Forgotten...

Terry Smyth

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history

Paperback

Captain Edward Denny Day – the only law 'from the Big River to the sea' – was Australia's greatest lawman, yet... [more]

$34.99

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Collins Latin Dictionary and Grammar: Your All-in-One Guide to Latin

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Collins Latin Dictionary and Grammar: Your All-in-One Guide to Latin

Collins Dictionaries

Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries; History; Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries Children's & Young Adult

Paperback

Newly designed and laid out for maximum ease of use this Latin Dictionary & Grammar offers the student of Latin the essential... [more]

$29.99

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The Fires of Spring: A Post-Arab Spring Journey Through the Turbulent New Middle East - Turkey, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, and Tunisia

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The Fires of Spring: A Post-Arab Spring Journey Through the Turbulent New...

Shelly Culbertson

Regional studies; History; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Politics & government; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

Turkey, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, and Tunisia The Arab Spring all started when a young Tunisian fruit seller set himself... [more]

$54.95  $15.00

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Latin Grammar: a QuickStudy Language Reference Guide

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Latin Grammar: a QuickStudy Language Reference Guide

Liliane Arnet, Rachel Jacobs

Dictionaries; Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); History

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Latin is the key that opens the door to many other languages. This 6 page laminated reference guide is designed for quick... [more]

$13.95

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Creating Cities

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Creating Cities

Marcus Westbury

Humanities; History; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Creating Cities is about how the Renew Newcastle scheme helped transform Newcastle, launched more than 200 creative and community... [more]

$27.50

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1946: The Making of the Modern World

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1946: The Making of the Modern World

Victor Sebestyen

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

Hardback

Originally published: London: Macmillan, 2014. [more]

$54.95  $15.00

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The Beach: An Australian Passion

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The Beach: An Australian Passion

Robert Drewe

History; Popular culture

Hardback

<p>From an Indigenous food source to a hedonistic playground, the beach has long been a national obsession. Robert Drewe‚??s... [more]

$39.99  $10.00

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Magna Carta: The Birth of Liberty

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Magna Carta: The Birth of Liberty

Dan Jones (University of Central Florida)

History; British & Irish history

Hardback

Dan Jones has an enviable gift for telling a dramatic story. [more]

$46.95  $18.00

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Pacific: The Ocean of the Future

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Pacific: The Ocean of the Future

Simon Winchester

History; Human geography; Geographical discovery & exploration

Hardback

Travelling the circumference of the truly gigantic Pacific, Simon Winchester tells the story of the world's largest body of... [more]

$52.99  $20.00

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Hatshepsut: Interpreting the Evidence

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Hatshepsut: Interpreting the Evidence

Brian Brennan

History

Paperback

This full colour textbook gives students access to the most up-to-date scholarship on Hatshepsut and her times. [more]

$29.00

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Yuval Noah Harari

General & world history; History of ideas; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it.... [more]

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Avenue Of Spies

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Avenue Of Spies

Alex Kershaw

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; European history; Second World War; Espionage & secret services

Hardback

The leafy Avenue Foch, one of the most exclusive residential streets in Nazi-occupied France, was Paris s hotbed of daring... [more]

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

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Gallipoli: Command Under Fire

Edward J. Erickson

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

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Unique among World War I campaigns, the fighting at Gallipoli brought together a modern amphibious assault and multi-national... [more]

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Furphies and Whizz-bangs: Anzac Slang from the Great War

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Furphies and Whizz-bangs: Anzac Slang from the Great War

Amanda Laugesen (Director, Australian National Dictionary Centre)

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries; linguistics; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history

Paperback

This book illuminates Australian soldiers' voices, feelings and thoughts, through exploration of the words and language used... [more]

$32.95  $12.00

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Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage

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Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage

Robin Inglis

Colonial art; History; History: earliest times to present day; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Captain James Cook is justly famous for his explorations of the southern Pacific Ocean, but his contributions to the exploration... [more]

$56.95  $30.00

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Crime, Punishment and Redemption: A Convict's Story

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Crime, Punishment and Redemption: A Convict's Story

June Slee

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Colonialism & imperialism

Paperback

John Ward, writing whilst incarcerated on Norfolk Island, tells a story of thwarted love that led him to a life of crime:... [more]

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British Military Withdrawal and the Rise of Regional Cooperation in South-East Asia, 1964-73

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British Military Withdrawal and the Rise of Regional Cooperation in South-East...

S. Thompson

History; National liberation & independence, post-colonialism; Political structure & processes

Hardback

This book examines the links between Britain's withdrawal from its east of Suez role and the establishment of South-East Asian... [more]

$127.95  $40.00

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Operation Sea Lion: The Failed Nazi Invasion That Turned the Tide of War

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Operation Sea Lion: The Failed Nazi Invasion That Turned the Tide of War...

Leo McKinstry

History; Military history

Paperback

Using archival and primary source materials, Leo McKinstry provides an assessment of the six fateful months in mid-1940 when... [more]

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Leningrad: Siege and Symphony: The Story of the Great City Terrorized by Stalin, Starved by Hitler, Immortalized by Shostakovich

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Leningrad: Siege and Symphony: The Story of the Great City Terrorized by...

Brian Moynahan

History; European history

Hardback

Shostakovich's Seventh Symphony was first played in the city of its birth on 9 August, 1942. There has never been a first... [more]

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Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia: Language, Culture, Identity

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Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia: Language, Culture, Identity

Finex Ndhlovu

Sociolinguistics; History; Migration, immigration & emigration; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies

Hardback

Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia extends debates on identities, cultures and notions of race and racism into new... [more]

$137.95  $40.00

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Churchill's First War: Young Winston and the Fight Against the Taliban

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Churchill's First War: Young Winston and the Fight Against the Taliban

Con Coughlin

History; Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

A gripping and revelatory account of Winston Churchill's first military campaign [more]

$22.99  $10.00

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Cities of Vesuvius: Interpreting the Evidence

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Cities of Vesuvius: Interpreting the Evidence

Brian Brennan

History

Paperback

A comprehensive textbook based on the most up-to-date scholarship and designed for senior students studying Pompeii and Herculaneum.... [more]

$49.00

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Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia - Volume 1

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Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia - Volume 1

David Hunt

History; Australasian & Pacific history

Paperback

Girt. No word could better capture the essence of Australia...In this hilarious history, David Hunt tells the real story of... [more]

$29.99

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Iran: From Theocracy to the Green Movement

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Iran: From Theocracy to the Green Movement

Negin Nabavi

History; Middle Eastern history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000

Paperback

Negin Nabavi brings together essays written by experts and scholars that shed light on the many transformations that Iran... [more]

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Globalizing Ideal Beauty: Women, Advertising, and the Power of Marketing

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Globalizing Ideal Beauty: Women, Advertising, and the Power of Marketing...

D. Sutton

History: specific events & topics; Advertising

Paperback

Globalizing Ideal Beauty is the forgotten history of a group of women copywriters whose successful ad campaigns went international... [more]

$51.95  $15.00

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