History

Great Convict Stories

Graham Seal

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

Graham Seal brings to life the brutal Australian convict transportation system with stories of notorious criminals, colourful characters, and harsh punishments. There were also happy endings for the men and women for whom transportation was an opportunity to start afresh in a new land.

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The Rise of Rome

Kathryn Lomas

AUD $49.99

A fresh, original account of the origins and rise of the ancient world's greatest imperial power.

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Courage in the Skies

Jim Eames

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

This is the extraordinary and little known story of Qantas' significant role during World War II, particularly in its campaigns against the Japanese.

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The 50 Greatest Churches and Cathedrals

Sue Dobson

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

The most awe-inspiring churches and cathedrals from around the world.

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Rooms with a View

Adrian Mourby

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

Incredible, startling and often hilarious tales from the world’s best hotels.

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The Written World

Martin Puchner

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $32.99

A hugely engaging exploration of how writing changed civilizations, cultures and the history of the world.

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Lady Fanshawe's Receipt Book

Lucy Moore

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $39.99

A revealing and intimate account of one woman's life during the turbulent years of the English Civil War, by the bestselling author and broadcaster.

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Codename Suzette

Anne Nelson

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

Codename Suzette is one of the untold stories of the Holocaust, an account of extraordinary courage in the face of evil.

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Monash and Chauvel

Roland Perry

Format: Paperback

AUD $34.99

Monash and Chauvel: How Australia's two greatest generals changed the course of world history tells the story of the emergence and dominance of these brilliant Australian soldiers, who commanded the two most effective armies in defeating the Germans and the Turks in the Great War.

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Africa: A Modern History

Guy Arnold

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $69.99

A revised and updated edition of this magisterial and sweeping history of modern Africa.

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