2150 books (108 pages) in this category

1914

The Year The World Ended

by Paul Ham

Few years can justly be said to have transformed the earth: 1914 did. In July that year, Germany, Austria-Hungary, Russia, Britain and France were poised to plunge the world into a war that would kill or wound 37 million people, tear down the ...

ISBN: 9781486242634

Binding: CD-Extra

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$44.95

1916 and All That

by CIARA BOYLAN

The Little Book of Limerick is a compendium of fascinating information about the city and county, past and present. Here you will find out about Limerickâ s buildings and bridges, crime and punishment, tragic accidents, and its famous (and ...

ISBN: 9781845887490

Binding: Paperback

$17.99

1956, The World in Revolt

by Simon Hall

Vibrantly and sympathetically told, this is the story of one year - a capsule history of exhilarating triumphs and shattering defeats around the world. ...

ISBN: 9780571312337

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

1966

The Year the Decade Exploded

by Jon Savage

2016 is the 50th anniversary of defining year in global pop cultural history, 1966. Jon Savage's exploration of the key highs, lows and revolutionary moments, will be at the centre of reflection on what made that year so uniquely resonant. ...

ISBN: 9780571277636

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

1983

The World at the Brink

by Taylor Downing

ISBN: 9780349143040

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

19th Century Europe

A Cultural History

by Hannu Salmi

<i>Nineteenth-Century Europe</i> offers a much-needed concise and fresh look at European culture between the Great Revolution in France and the First World War. It encompasses all major themes of the period, from the rising nationalism of the ...

ISBN: 9780745643601

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

30-Second Mythology

The 50 most important classical myths, monsters, heroes, and gods, each explained in half a minute

by Robert A Segal

The perfect introduction to the study of mythology, covering essential facts and details in one handy volume. ...

ISBN: 9781742669922

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

44 Days

75 Squadron and the Fight for Australia

by Michael Veitch

In March and April 1942, RAAF 75 Squadron bravely defended Port Moresby for 44 days when Australia truly stood alone against the Japanese. This group of raw young recruits scrambled ceaselessly in their Kittyhawk fighters to an extraordinary and

ISBN: 9781489348166

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

44 Days

75 Squadron and the Fight for Australia

by Michael Veitch

In March and April 1942, RAAF 75 Squadron bravely defended Port Moresby for 44 days when Australia truly stood alone against the Japanese. This group of raw young recruits scrambled ceaselessly in their Kittyhawk fighters to an extraordinary and

ISBN: 9781489348173

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

5 Steps A 5 500 Ap World History Qstns To Know By

by Stevens

ISBN: 9781259836756

Binding: Hardback

$25.95

50 Years Of Silence

by Beverley Dunn

The long idyllic summer of Jan Ruff-O'Herne's childhood in Dutch colonial Indonesia ended in 1942 with the Japanese invasion of Java. She was interned in Ambarawa Prison Camp, along with her mother and two younger sisters. In February 1944, when

ISBN: 9781742011639

Binding: CD-Audio

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$18.95

6880

by Gordon Brook-Shepherd

The account of the Great War portrayed in this book spans the last hundred days of the conflict; from the surprise blow struck by the British at Amiens on 8 August, down to the signing of the Armistice which ended the war three months later. ...

ISBN: 9781448217182

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

A Beautiful Place To Die

by Malla Nunn

In the tiny South African town of Jacob's Rest, Detective Emmanuel Cooper is sent to investigate the murder of an Afrikaner police officer, Captain Willem Pretorius. Cooper, an 'English' South African, is viewed with suspicion by both the Boer ...

ISBN: 9781742331591

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

A Brief History of Ancient Astrology

by Roger Beck

<i>A Brief History of Ancient Astrology</i> explores the theory and practice of astrology from Babylon to Ancient Greece and Rome and its cultural and political impact on ancient societies. <ul> <li>Discusses the union between early astrology ...

ISBN: 9781405110747

Binding: Paperback

$50.95

A Companion to Ancient Greek Government

by Hans Beck

<p>This comprehensive volume details the variety of constitutions and types of governing bodies in the ancient Greek world.</p> <ul> <li>A collection of original scholarship on ancient Greek governing structures and ...

ISBN: 9781405198585

Binding: Hardback

$282.95

A Companion to Ancient History

by Andrew Erskine

This <i>Companion</i> provides a comprehensive introduction to key topics in the study of ancient history. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Examines the forms of evidence, problems, approaches, and major themes in the ...

ISBN: 9781118451366

Binding: Paperback

$73.95

A Companion to Ancient Thrace

by Julia Valeva

<p><i>A Companion to Ancient Thrace</i> presents a series of essays that reveal the newly recognized complexity of the social and cultural phenomena of the peoples inhabiting the Balkan periphery of the Classical world.</p> <p>? Features a rich ...

ISBN: 9781444351040

Binding: Hardback

$318.95

A Companion to Augustine

by Mark Vessey

<i>A Companion to Augustine</i> presents a fresh collection of scholarship by leading academics with a new approach to contextualizing Augustine and his works within the multi-disciplinary field of Late Antiquity, showing Augustine as both a ...

ISBN: 9781119025559

Binding: Paperback

$69.95

A Companion to Classical Receptions

by Lorna Hardwick

Examining the profusion of ways in which the arts, culture, and thought of Greece and Rome have been transmitted, interpreted, adapted and used, <i>A Companion to Classical Receptions</i> explores the impact of this phenomenon on both ancient ...

ISBN: 9781444339222

Binding: Paperback

$76.95

A Companion to Contemporary Britain 1939 - 2000

by Paul Addison

<i>A Companion to Contemporary Britain</i> covers the key themes and debates of 20th-century history from the outbreak of the Second World War to the end of the century. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Assesses the ...

ISBN: 9780631220404

Binding: Hardback

$316.95