History

Picture of Glory and B*llocks: The Truth Behind Ten Defining Events in British History.

Glory and B*llocks: The Truth Behind Ten Defining Events in British History.

Brown, Colin.

He investigates the truth behind these major events in British history, and questions whet...

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Picture of The Fourteenth Day: JFK and the Aftermath of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

The Fourteenth Day: JFK and the Aftermath of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Coleman, David G.

He uses Kennedy's secret tapes to explore issues about the Cuban missile crisis, which was...

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Picture of Historic Pubs Around Sydney.

Historic Pubs Around Sydney.

Bell, Gary.

Sketches and photos (all b/w) accompany the fascinating historical information about early...

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Picture of The Day Kennedy Was Shot.

The Day Kennedy Was Shot.

Bishop, Jim.

As the day's events unfold, we have the haunting feeling of being there. He interviewed ov...

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Picture of Ancient Egypt: Everyday Life in the Land of the Nile.

Ancient Egypt: Everyday Life in the Land of the Nile.

Brier, Bob and Hobbs, Hoyt.

This is a vivid view of life in ancient Egypt. More than 5,000 years ago, the ancient Egyp...

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Picture of A Brief Guide to British Battlefields.

A Brief Guide to British Battlefields.

Clark, David.

Covers battles fought between AD 84 (Mons Graupius) to Culloden in 1746. Each entry is sel...

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Picture of Great Battles.

Great Battles.

Jorgensen, Christer (ed.).

Great battles, they say, have great consequences. These battles are divided under three he...

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Picture of The War From Within: German Working-Class Women in the First World War.

The War From Within: German Working-Class Women in the First World War.

Daniel, Ute.

The author asks: How did women view the war and whom did they hold responsible for it? How...

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Picture of Agincourt: My Family, the Battle and the Fight for France.

Agincourt: My Family, the Battle and the Fight for France.

Fiennes, Ranulph.

Sir Ranulph casts new light on the battle of Agincourt, 600 years after it took place. He ...

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Picture of Gaddafi's Harem.

Gaddafi's Harem.

Cojean, Annick.

The award-winning journalist tells the shocking stories of Gaddafi’s sex slaves, young wom...

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Picture of Five Days in November.

Five Days in November.

Hill, Clint and McCubbin, Lisa.

Hill was the secret service agent who jumped on the back of the presidential limousine in ...

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Picture of Bosnia's Million Bones: Solving the World's Greatest Forensic Puzzle.

Bosnia's Million Bones: Solving the World's Greatest Forensic Puzzle.

Jennings, Christian.

It was a vast operation to exhume mass graves and identify the remains of thousands of vic...

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Picture of The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel that Defined the Renaissance.

The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel that Defined the Renaissance.

Jones, Jonathan.

The insults flew thick and fast when the two greatest artists of the Renaissance were thro...

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Picture of The First Freedom: A History of Free Speech.

The First Freedom: A History of Free Speech.

Hargreaves, Robert.

To hold and express views which are at variance with those of the majority or which challe...

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Picture of The Wall: The People's Story.

The Wall: The People's Story.

Hilton, Christopher.

The Berlin Wall stood for nearly 30 years and was a strong symbol of East-West confrontati...

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Picture of The Kelly Gang Unmasked.

The Kelly Gang Unmasked.

Macfarlane, Ian.

Re-examines the story of the Kelly Gang and critically unravels the mythology created by p...

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Picture of A History of the World in Numbers.

A History of the World in Numbers.

Marriott, Emma.

A history of the world in numbers which runs from the plains of Mesopotamia to the end of ...

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Picture of Kaiten: Japan's Secret Manned Suicide Submarine and the First American Ship It Sank in WWII.

Kaiten: Japan's Secret Manned Suicide Submarine and the First American Ship It Sank in WWII.

Mair, Michael and Waldron, Joy.

Tells the stories of Japan's secret weapon, the Kaiten

. Even Japanese naval commande...

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Picture of 100 Headlines That Changed The World.

100 Headlines That Changed The World.

Maloney, James.

What a fascinating historical review, it includes tragedies, medical breakthroughs, heroic...

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Picture of Solving History: The Challenge of Environmental Activism.

Solving History: The Challenge of Environmental Activism.

Rogers, Raymond A.

'The increasing domination of the world by the globalising forces of privatisation, deregu...

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Picture of The Founding of Australian Demography: A Tribute to W.D. Borrie.

The Founding of Australian Demography: A Tribute to W.D. Borrie.

Rowland, Jennifer J. et al (eds.).

Narrates the history of the profession of demography and the part that W.D. Borrie played ...

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Picture of The Ancient Olympics.

The Ancient Olympics.

Spivey, Nigel.

Brings to life the Greek Olympics as they really were: fierce contests between bitter riva...

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Picture of Climbing the Stairs.

Climbing the Stairs.

Powell, Margaret.

The author left school at the age of 13 to start working. At 14 she got a job in a hotel l...

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Picture of A Brief History of Australia.

A Brief History of Australia.

West, Barbara A. and Murphy, Frances T.

A chronological history which looks at cultural, economic and political trends over the ye...

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