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Ten Days in a Mad-House: Illustrated by Nellie Bly (Paperback / softback, 2015)Nellie Bly, whose given name was Elizabeth Jane Cochran, was a pio-neer of investigative journalism. She died in 1922. Of her many expose assignments for Joseph Pulitzer's NEW YORK WORLD, her voluntary (and undercover) journey into the "lunatic asylum" on Blackwell's (now Roosevelt) Island is perhaps the most well known.Brand newAU $14.25Trending at AU $14.55
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Renniks Stamps of Australia by Alan B. Pitt (Paperback, 2016)Renniks Stamps of Australia 15th Edition. Territory, right through to 30th June 2016. This is an essential satmps cataloue both for the novice as well as the serious collector. Well regarded by all collectors and the only stamp catalogue within the market place.Brand newAU $25.00Free postage56 sold6 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
A New History of Witchcraft: Sorcerers, Heretics and Pagans by Brooks Alexander, Jeffrey Burton Russell (Paperback, 2007)110 illustrations. New History of Witchcraft. Title: New History of Witchcraft. "It separates centuries of supernatural nonsense from documented fact.spellbinding.". --"Los Angeles Times". Format: Paperback.Brand newAU $25.75Free postageOnly 1 left!14 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond (Hardback, 2005)Jared Diamond is Professor of Physiology at the University of California, Los Angeles. Trained in physiology, he later took up the study of ecology and has made fundamental contributions to both disciplines.Brand newAU $47.75Free postage9 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Sound of the Beast: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal by Ian Christe (Paperback, 2004)LARGE PAPERBACK IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.Pre-ownedAU $24.90Free postage10 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
LEGS-ELEVENBeing the Story of the 11th Battalion AIF in the Great War by Belford Walter C Capt (Paperback, 2011)By Capt Walter C Belford. From a population of fewer than five million, 416,809 men enlisted, of which over 60,000 were killed and 156,000 wounded, gassed, or taken prisoner. Format: Paperback. ISBN: 9781845748739.Brand newAU $87.75Free postage5 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Genocide and Settler Society: Frontier Violence and Stolen Indigenous Children in Australian History by Dirk A. Moses (Paperback, 2005)Patterns of Prejudice "The value of this stimulating collection of historical essays is that it points to both the usefulness of a transnational framework for analysing race thinking and the necessity for close attention to the historical specificity of particular moments and places.".Brand newAU $53.40Free postage5 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Dark Deeds in a Sunny Land: Blacks and Whites in North West Australia by J.B. Gribble (Paperback, 1988)This is a very rare book and is hard to find. It is written in 1905 by a very brave and courageous clergyman. He documents alarming issues that are still coming to the fore. This text is a 1987 reproduction of that 1905 version. The spine is plastic. The book has very minute dog-ear in lower right-hand corner. Wrinkle in top right of back cover with slight tear to top of spine. In the frontpiece , I have my signature. Otherwise, book is in very good condition.
Juniper Hall: An English Refuge from the French Revolution - Linda Kelly HbDjIn 1792-3, Juniper Hall was the unlikely refuge for a group of French aristocrats, freshly escaped from the dramas of the revolution. Into the quiet Surrey countryside descended the sophisticated, slightly scandalous Madame de Stael and her entourage of friends and lovers.Brand newAU $293.93Was: Previous priceAU $419.90AU $8.90 postage
Defining Moments of the New Millennium by Peter Murray, David Evans HCDJ - NewBrand newAU $95.00or Best OfferAU $12.50 postage
Four Weeks One Summer: When it All Went Wrong by Nicholas Whitlam (Paperback, 2016)In the summer of 1936, over just four weeks, it all went wrong - for democracy and for Spain, even for the British royals. When some army generals sought to overthrow Spain's elected government, Francisco Franco quickly emerged as their leader; Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy supported him with men and materiel; pusillanimous politicians in Britain and the United States, even in France, turned a blind eye - and the Spanish Civil War was on.Brand newAU $51.40Free postage4 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Strategy: A History by Sir Lawrence Freedman (Hardback, 2014)The core issue at the heart of strategy, the author notes, is whether it is possible to manipulate and shape our environment rather than simply become the victim of forces beyond one's control. Time and again, Freedman demonstrates that the inherent unpredictability of this environment-subject to chance events, the efforts of opponents, the missteps of friends-provides strategy with its challenge and its drama.
Empires in World History: Power and the Politics of Difference by Jane Burbank, Frederick Cooper (Paperback, 2011)Empires in World History. Burbank and Cooper examine Rome and China from the third century BCE, empires that sustained state power for centuries. They delve into the militant monotheism of Byzantium, the Islamic Caliphates, and the short-lived Carolingians, as well as the pragmatically tolerant rule of the Mongols and Ottomans, who combined religious protection with the politics of loyalty.Brand newAU $44.75Free postage10 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Anzac Journeys: Returning to the Battlefields of World War Two by Bruce Scates (Hardback, 2013)Australians have been making pilgrimages to the battlefields and cemeteries of World War Two since the 1940's, from the jungles of New Guinea and South-East Asia to the mountains of Greece and the deserts of North Africa.Brand newAU $48.25Free postage8 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Maps of Time: An Introduction to Big History by David Christian (Paperback, 2011)"Maps of Time opens with the origins of the universe, the stars and the galaxies, the sun and the solar system, including the earth, and conducts readers through the evolution of the planet before human habitation.Brand newAU $43.75Free postage8 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Mr Smith, Mr Jones and a Time of Bliss by L. Gilbert (Paperback, 1987)Mr Smith, Mr Jones and a Time of Bliss. Full title:Mr Smith, Mr Jones and a Time of Bliss. Like New:(LN) A book in excellent condition. May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. Very minimal wear and tear.Pre-ownedAU $47.25Was: Previous priceAU $63.00Free postage2 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
ARMED STRUGGLE THE HISTORY OF THE IRA by Richard English 2003 First Edition P/bFrom the back cover. THE HISTORY OF THE IRA. by Richard English. Macmillan, London, 2003, First Edition, softcover large 8vo, 4 Parts, 8 Chapters, 8 pages B/W PHOTOS, 486pp., Conclusion, Bibliography & Index.Pre-ownedAU $42.60Free postage
A Very Short History of the World by Geoffrey Blainey (Hardback, 2004)A Very Short History of the World is the story of the world's people during the last four million years. It begins before the human race moved out of Africa to explore and settle the other continents, several of which were later marooned by the great rising of the seas.
2 VOLUMES IN SLIP CASE 2 VOYAGES TO THE SOUTH SEAS BY JULES S-C DUMONT DURVILLEPre-ownedAU $100.00AU $13.80 postage
To the Threshold of Power, 1922/33: Origins and Dynamics of the Fascist and National Socialist Dictatorships: v. 1 by MacGregor Knox (Paperback, 2007)Author Biography MacGregor Knox has served as Stevenson Professor of International History at the London School of Economics and Political Science since 1994. He was educated at Harvard College (B.A., 1967) and Yale University (Ph.D., 1977), and has also taught at the University of Rochester (United States).
Lady on the Hill: How Biltmore Became an American Icon by The Biltmore Company, Howard E. Covington (Hardback, 2006)Gary J. Walters, Chief Usher, The White House. How Biltmore Estate Became An American Icon. He has set a high standard for what all historic house museums strive for: magnificently preserved buildings and grounds, engaging interpretation, and--perhaps most challenging of all--economic self-sufficiency.Brand newAU $52.10Free postage6 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
The LIfe and Letters of Sir John Everett Millais Volume 1 - Brand New PaperbackA prodigiously talented artist, Sir John Everett Millais co-founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood with Rossetti and others, helping to revolutionise the Victorian art world. The minute realism of paintings like Christ in the House of his Parents, and his high-profile marriage to Ruskin's ex-wife Effie, were gradually accepted, and the iconic Ophelia was widely admired.Brand newAU $45.50Free postage
Gone to Gowings: a History of Gowing Bros. by Stephanie Gowing (Paperback, 1993)Gone to Gowings a History of Gowing Bros. State Library of New South Wales Press (Paperback, 1993). Gowing Bros Sydney NSW Clothing History. Stephanie Gowing. THE IMPORTANT STUFF.Pre-ownedAU $39.99Free postage
Go! Go! Go!: The Definitive Inside Story of the Iranian Embassy Siege by Will Pearson, Rusty Firmin (Hardback, 2010)In 1980, terrorists seized the Iranian embassy in London, taking everyone inside captive. Seventeen minutes later, five of the six terrorists lay dead, and the last captured. This mission catapulted the SAS overnight to worldwide fame.
Nearest the Pole A Narrative of the Polar Expedition R E Peary 1907 NSW LibraryThis book came from The NSW Parliamentary Library. Photos are of the actual book you will receive. Pick Up is available from the EPPING area NSW 2121. First few pages have come out and page 41/42 is loose - see photos.Pre-ownedAU $95.20or Best OfferWas: Previous priceAU $119.00
Australian Plays for the Colonial Stage, 1834-1899 by Richard Fotheringham (Paperback, 2006)FREE SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS & FREE RETURNSBrand newAU $57.93Was: Previous priceAU $79.99Free postage5 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Summits: Six Meetings That Shaped the Twentieth Century by David Reynolds (Hardback, 2007)Near new, minor jacket wear with small scratch on back (not visible), no name inside, no age tanning, minor shelf wear only. First edition.
Victorious Insurgencies: Four Rebellions That Shaped Our World by Anthony James Joes (Hardback, 2010)Four Rebellions that Shaped our World. Anthony James Joes. Victorious Insurgencies. Cover, Bindings: Firmly bound Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Some shelf wear on edges, see photos. ISBN 9780813126142.
The Atlas of Legendary Lands: Fabled Kingdoms, Phantom Islands, Lost...Fabled Kingdoms, Phantom Islands, Lost Continents and other mythical worlds. Reproduces many of the historical maps discussed in the text - maps filled with bizarre inaccurcies and imaginings. Captures a period when the world still held room enough for wonders to exist.New (other)AU $80.00or Best OfferFree postage
ALASTAIR LAMB, KASHMIR. A DISPUTED LEGACY 1846 -1990. 019577423XIF YOU BUY QUITE A BOOK I WILL BE HAPPY TO FILL A SATCHEL FOR YOU. BUT FOR SURE I WILL SEND IT STRAIGHT AWAY!Pre-ownedAU $80.00AU $15.00 postage
The Darker Nations: A People's History of the Third World by Vijay Prashad (Paperback, 2008)The book focuses on the three-point agenda of the colonizers: erasing indigenous histories, marginalizing hill inhabitants, and foisting a culture of leisure. In doing so, it also dwells on the ways in which an exercise of benevolent paternalism was carried out to recast the hill communities vis-a-vis their usefulness to the colonial capitalist enterprise.Brand newAU $48.95Free postage7 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Humble and Obedient Servants: The Administration of New South Wales: v. 2: 1901-1960 by Peter J. Tyler (Hardback, 2006)HUMBLE AND OBEDIENT SERVANTS The Administration of New South Wales - Volume 2 1901-1960 by Peter J. Tyler Published in 2006 by University of New South Wales Press Hardback with Pictorial Covers, 267 Pages New South Wales government administration increased four-fold during the first six decades of the twentieth century.
Gold and Typhoid - Two Fevers: Social History of Western Australia, 1891-1900 by Vera Whittington (Paperback, 1989)
The Hellenistic World from Alexander to the Roman Conquest: A Selection of Ancient Sources in Translation by M. M. Austin (Paperback, 2006)Pre-ownedAU $45.00AU $12.00 postage10 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Who Owns the Past? by Australian Academy of the Humanities (Paperback, 1986)Oxford Uni Press, 1996. Hard to find title by renowned author Isabel McBryde. Minimal wear to extremities.Pre-ownedAU $52.50Was: Previous priceAU $75.00AU $8.40 postage
The Men of the Line: Stories of the Thai-Burma Railway Survivors by Pattie Wright (Hardback, 2008)
MEERREENG-AN HERE IS MY COUNTRY THE STORY OF ABORIGINAL VIC. TOLD THROUGH ARTPre-ownedAU $45.00AU $13.80 postage
The Ring and the Crown: A History of Royal Weddings 1066-2011 by Kate Williams, Alison Weir, Tracy Borman, Sarah Gristwood (Hardback, 2011)Lovely presented book, scarce in Australia.
Forge of Empires 1861-1871: Three Revolutionary Statesmen and the World They Made by Michael Knox Beran (Paperback, 2011)Forge Of Empires 1861 - 1871. Cover, Bindings: Firmly bound Hardcover with dust jacket, little shelf wear on edges and small tear on back bottom corner, see photos. Edition : Free Press 2007. Pages : 477 pages.New (other)AU $48.89Free postage5 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Stanley: A Young Man's Colonial Experience/ Rev Stanley Howard Writing to His Family in England 1872-1878 by Stanley Howard (Paperback, 2005)A YOUNG MAN'S COLONIAL EXPERIENCE - Rev. Stanley Howard writing to his family in England 1872-1878. - Stanley Howard, after almost completing his degree at Cambridge contracted tuberculosis and had to travel to Australia for the good of his health.
One World Divisible: A Global History Since 1945 by David Reynolds (Paperback, 2001)Bought new this year, use for one trimester of Uni. Ready for further use, no highlighting to book. Almost as new Feel free to ask any questions Must pay via PayPal Only available in Australia
Street Seen by Clive Faro, Garry Wotherspoon (Paperback, 1996)The book presents a rich and textured account of Sydney life over nearly two centuries. A major focus is on the people and how they lived and worked. by Clive Faro & Garry Wotherspoon. THIS BOOK IS IN EXCELLENT LIKE NEW CONDITION.
A Short History of the World by Geoffrey Blainey (Paperback, 2001)FREE SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS & FREE RETURNSBrand newAU $41.94Free postage9 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
THE HISTORY OF BNP PARIBAS in Australia and New Zealand 1881 - 2011Published 2011; large hardcover/dustjacket; 192 pages, illustrated throughout. Note: the text is in both French and English language.Pre-ownedAU $50.00Free postage
An Airman Far Away by Eric Fry (Hardback, 1993)An Airman Far Away. Full title:An Airman Far Away. We will reply to you within 24-36 hours. Dustjacket: Good, Condition: Good, Binding: Hardcover, Size: Octavo (standard book size), Edition: Edition Unstated, Foxing: No foxing in this copy, Page edges: Page edge clean, ====== Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-232) and index.Pre-ownedAU $48.75Was: Previous priceAU $65.00Free postage4 More buying optionsPre-owned · Lowest price
Battling for News: Women Reporters from the Risorgimento to Tiananmen Square by Anne Sebba (Paperback, 2010)And, for the time, bravely answered, 'I can find none.'. They have investigated many a horror of peacetime society from prostitution, drug abuse and sexual deviation to riots, strikes and criminal trials.Pre-ownedAU $40.50or Best OfferWas: Previous priceAU $54.00Free postage3 More buying optionsBrand new · Lowest price
Sentenced To Cross The Raging Sea Story of Sam Johnson Oldham Bankside Riot 1834Sentenced to Cross the Raging Sea. Victim of Oldham's Bankside Riot of 1834. The Story of Sam Johnson. This thoroughly researched true story describes the life of convict no 13841. Arriving at Botany Bay and the Hyde Park barracks and his later assignment to the Scottish master Archibald Macleod.Pre-ownedAU $39.99Free postage
Australian History in New South Wales 1888-1938 by Brian Fletcher pb 1993Book is located in Australia. Used paperback in very good condition.Pre-ownedAU $40.00Free postage
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