History

Armageddon and Paranoia

Rodric Braithwaite

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

How did we end up living in a terrifying reality of potential nuclear annihilation?

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Nefertiti's Face

Joyce Tyldesley

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

Exploring the story behind Ancient Egypt's most famous art work.

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Courage in the Skies

Jim Eames

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

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 Squatters

Barry Stone

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

Fascinating stories of the indomitable men and women who established the first cattle and sheep properties that became the foundation of a prosperous nation.

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Hungary

Norman Stone

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $35.00

A short history of Hungary for academics and travellers alike.

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A Revolution of Feeling

Rachel Hewitt

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

From the author of Map of a Nation, a captivating history of the dramatic collapse of the Enlightenment and the emotional revolution it incorporated, told through the lives of those who lived through the turbulent 1790s.

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Exterminate All The Brutes

Sven Lindqvist

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

New edition of this impassioned and perception-altering classic, which blends travelogue and deep historical investigation to reveal the true horror of Europe's racist colonial past in Africa.

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Great Convict Stories

Graham Seal

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

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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Renoir's Dancer

Catherine Hewitt

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

From the author of The Mistress of Paris, a lavish biography of a remarkable 19th-century woman.

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Memento Mori

Peter Jones

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

A thoughtful and revealing guide to how the Romans confronted their own mortality, with particular emphasis on how the old dealt with the certainty of death.

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