History

Australia's Great Depression

Joan Beaumont

AUD $49.99

How a nation still in grief from the Great War found the courage and resilience to face a new tragedy, the Great Depression.

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Mary Ann and Captain Piper

Jessica North

Format: Paperback

AUD $34.99

The fascinating story of the daughter of First Fleet convicts who managed to overcome her humble origins to become the mistress of the grandest home in colonial Sydney.

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Britain Alone

Philip Stephens

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A magisterial and profoundly perceptive survey of Britain's post-war role on the global stage, from Suez to Brexit.

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The BBC

David Hendy

AUD $49.99

A monumental work of popular history, making the case that the Beeb is as much of a National Treasure as the NHS.

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A Grand Tour of the Roman Empire by Marcus Sidonius Falx

Jerry Toner

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $34.99

The first ever travel guide to the Roman Empire.

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The Last Emperor of Mexico

Edward Shawcross

AUD $39.99

The bizarre and little known story of how a hubristic Archduke became the puppet Emperor of Mexico - with tragic results and pivotal historical consequences for Europe and America.

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Let's Get Physical

Danielle Friedman

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $32.99

The untold history of women's exercise culture, from jogging and Jazzercise to Jane Fonda.

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Ten Days in Harlem

Simon Hall

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

Rising star Simon Hall captures the spirit of the 1960s in ten days that revolutionised the Cold War: Fidel Castro's visit to New York.

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The Delusions of Crowds

William L Bernstein

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A fascinating new history of financial and religious mass manias over the past five centuries.

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New Rome

Paul Stephenson

AUD $49.99

Three hundred action-packed years of Roman history, encompassing the fall of Rome and the rise of a new empire in the East.

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