History

Picture of A History of Canberra.

A History of Canberra.

Brown, Nicholas.

It was designed as an ‘ideal city’, and emblem of the nation. But Canberra’s evolution was...

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Picture of Impeached: The Trial of President Andrew Johnson and the Fight for Lincoln's Legacy.

Impeached: The Trial of President Andrew Johnson and the Fight for Lincoln's Legacy.

Stewart, David O.

It was one of American history's most dismal moments when, in 1868 Congress impeached Pres...

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Picture of Women of the World: The Rise of the Female Diplomat.

Women of the World: The Rise of the Female Diplomat.

McCarthy, Helen.

This fascinating, award-winning book affords a well-researched glimpse into the very mascu...

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Picture of McKie's Gazetteer: A Local History of Britain.

McKie's Gazetteer: A Local History of Britain.

McKie, David.

Takes the reader on a journey through the hidden history of Great Britain. 'There is no ne...

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Picture of What Britain Has Done 1939-1945: A Selection of Outstanding Facts and Figures.

What Britain Has Done 1939-1945: A Selection of Outstanding Facts and Figures.

Overy, Richard et al.

This was originally published in 1945 by the Ministry of Information. For this reprint, Ri...

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Picture of Our Troubles with Food: Fears, Fads and Fallacies.

Our Troubles with Food: Fears, Fads and Fallacies.

Halliday, Stephen.

Halliday is a social historian who looks at our fascinating relationship with food and ana...

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Picture of Burning the Reichstag: An Investigation into the Third Reich's Enduring Mystery.

Burning the Reichstag: An Investigation into the Third Reich's Enduring Mystery.

Hett, Benjamin Carter.

On February 27th, 1933, arson sent the Reichstag, the parliamentary home and symbol of Ger...

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Picture of Beauty Imagined: A History of the Global Beauty Industry.

Beauty Imagined: A History of the Global Beauty Industry.

Jones, Geoffrey.

Describes the people and the firms that have built the industry since the nineteenth centu...

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Picture of The Eternal Nazi: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim.

The Eternal Nazi: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim.

Kulish, Nicholas and Mekhennet, Souad.

Dr. Aribert Heim experimented on healthy people at the Mathausen concentration camp. In th...

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Picture of The Private Life of a Country House.

The Private Life of a Country House.

Lewis, Lesley.

An intriguing glimpse into how family life was lived in an English country house between t...

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Picture of Return From the Natives: How Margaret Mead Won the Second World War and Lost the Cold War.

Return From the Natives: How Margaret Mead Won the Second World War and Lost the Cold War.

Mandler, Peter.

As the Second World War approached, Mead was determined to help the Allied cause by showin...

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Picture of The Almost Impossible Ally: Harold Macmillan and Charles de Gaulle.

The Almost Impossible Ally: Harold Macmillan and Charles de Gaulle.

Mangold, Peter.

Witty, well-written and well researched, this portrays two of the most complex and skilful...

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Picture of The Suffragette Derby.

The Suffragette Derby.

Tanner, Michael.

Wednesday, 4th June 1913 was the most dramatic day in English Turf history. First, the mil...

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