701 books (36 pages) in this category
by Bonham C. Richardson
by Lawrence James
Forty Years of Essays
by Goenawan Mohamad
<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Goenawan Mohamad is one of Indonesia’s foremost literary figures and public intellectuals, and this translated volume of essays, from 1968 to 2014, demonstrates the breadth of his perceptive and elegant ...
by Michael Jarvis
The Sikhs of Hazoor Sahib
by Nidar Singh Nihang
Some of the most far-reaching events in Sikh history have centred on Hazoor Sahib ('Master's Presence'), the final resting place of the tenth Sikh Guru - who had spent much of his life battling against the oppressive policies of the Mughal Empire
The Battle for Global Empire and the End of the Ancient World
by Tom Holland
What Everyone Needs to Know
by Mira Kamdar
The Private World of the Presidential Retreat
by Michael Giorgione
An Oral History
by Russell L. Riley
President Bill Clinton led one of the most influential and consequential White House tenures in recent memory. However, because of the office's traditional climate of confidentiality, many details of his behind-the-scenes activities have ...
Eight Months in the Sonderkommando of Auschwitz
by Shlomo Venezia
This is a unique, eye-witness account of everyday life right at the heart of the Nazi extermination machine. <p>Slomo Venezia was born into a poor Jewish-Italian community living in Thessaloniki, Greece. At first, the occupying ...
by Ada Ferrer
A Graphic Guide
by Duncan Heath
The birth of modern attitudes to political and artistic freedom. ...
by John Robertson
In this analysis of Iraq's role in both the Middle East and the world, throughout history, Robertson provides a balanced account of the country and its people that explores the greatness and grandeur of its ancient empires and achievements, its ...
by Tilar J. Mazzeo
For desperate families trapped inside the Warsaw ghetto in 1942 with small children, one name was whispered urgently. It was the name of a young social worker in her thirties with the courage to take staggering risks and to save over 2,000 of ...
by Lady Gregory
From Atlantis to Zanzibar
by Steven Roger Fischer
Historian, linguist, philologist, island expert and long-time islanddweller Steven Roger Fischer reveals how since time began islands have been one of the primary birthplaces for plants, animals and proto-humans. He shows how these same islets ...
by Anita Shapira
by Eleanor Roosevelt
by Robert Darlington
<p><b><i>Jacaranda History Alive 7 AC 2e learnON & Print<br /></i></b>This combined print and digital title provides 100% coverage of the Australian Curriculum for History.</p> <p>The textbook comes with a complimentary activation code for ...
by Robert Darlington