2150 books (108 pages) in this category

1941

Fighting the Shadow War: How Britain and America Came Together for Victory

by Marc Wortman

The thrilling story of the hidden war fought by America before they entered World War II, revealing how President Roosevelt aided Churchill in the fight against the Nazis. ...

ISBN: 9781786491152

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

1944: FDR and the Year That Changed History

by Jay Winik

Synopsis coming soon....... ...

ISBN: 9781501125362

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

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

1970s Teenager

by SIMON WEBB

ISBN: 9780752488158

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

1975

Australia's Greatest Year

by Mark Juddery

1975 in Australia was a year marked by political upheaval and cultural revival, a time when it was exciting to be an Australian. In this fascinating book, journalist Mark Juddery examines the year that marked a complete turning point ...

ISBN: 9781740311311

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

1983

The World at the Brink

by Taylor Downing

ISBN: 9781408710531

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

24 Hours in Ancient Rome

A day in the life of the people who lived there

by Philip Matyszak

<DIV>What was it like to live in one of the ancient world&rsquo;s most powerful and bustling cities &ndash; one that was eight times more densely populated than modern day New York?<BR /><BR /> In this entertaining and enlightening guide, ...

ISBN: 9781782438564

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

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

Audio Book
$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

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

Audio Book
$18.95

A Beautiful Place To Die

by Humphrey Bower

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

Audio Book
$39.95

A Beautiful Place To Die

by Humphrey Bower

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: 9781742333564

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$29.95

A Bridge Too Far

by Cornelius Ryan

ISBN: 9780340933985

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

A Brief Guide to J. R. R. Tolkien

A comprehensive introduction to the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings

by Nigel Cawthorne

ISBN: 9781780338590

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Brief History of Nakedness

by Philip Carr-Gomm

<i>A Brief History of Nakedness</i> traces humanity’s preoccupation with nudity in three distinct areas of human endeavour: religion, politics and popular culture. Rather than studying the history of the nude in art or photography, or detailing ...

ISBN: 9781780230221

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

A Brief History of the Wars of the Roses

by Desmond Seward

ISBN: 9781845290061

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

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

$77.95

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

$278.95