698 books (35 pages) in this category

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What the Romans Really Gave the English Language

by Peter Jones

A surprising, witty and entertaining journey through the Latin roots of the English language, by the bestselling author of <i>Veni Vidi Vici</i> and <i>Eureka</i>! ...

ISBN: 9781782399339

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

RAAF Black Cats

by John Suter Linton

In March 1945 Reg Cleworth, a navigator on PBY Catalina seaplanes flying out of Darwin, went missing in action. No details were ever given about the incident that took his life, nor the reason his plane went down. For Reg’s younger brother, ...

ISBN: 9781489488909

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

RAAF Black Cats

by John Suter Linton

In March 1945 Reg Cleworth, a navigator on PBY Catalina seaplanes flying out of Darwin, went missing in action. No details were ever given about the incident that took his life, nor the reason his plane went down. For Reg’s younger brother, ...

ISBN: 9781489488916

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Radium Girls: They paid with their lives. Their final fight was for justice.

by Kate Moore

Emma Watson's Our Shared Shelfbook club choice New York Times bestseller &#8216;Fascinating.' Sunday Times &#8216;Thrilling.' ????? Mail on Sunday All they wanted was the chance to shine. Be careful what you wish for&#8230; &#8216;The ...

ISBN: 9781471153884

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Railway Carriages

by Tim Bryan

Evolving from the horse-drawn stage coaches that they soon eclipsed, railway carriages steadily grew in sophistication so that by the end of the nineteenth century the railway passenger travelled in comfortable rolling stock of a design familiar

ISBN: 9781784423209

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Rape: A History From 1860 To The Present

by Joanna Bourke

ISBN: 9781844081554

Binding: Paperback

$36.00

Reading The Holocaust

by Inga Clendinnen

'With the profound moral concern of the best general reader, one of our finest historians brings the Holocaust close up and stares the Medusa down. Inga Clendinnen claims for history the same power as poetry or fiction to enter the silences and ...

ISBN: 9781876485351

Binding: Paperback

$26.95

Reproducing the British Caribbean: Sex, Gender, and Population Politics after Slavery

by Juanita De Barros

ISBN: 9781469616056

Binding: Paperback

$64.00

Reptiles and Amphibians of New Zealand: A Field Guide

by VAN WINKEL DYLAN

Illustrated with extraordinary new photography, this is the definitive field guide to all of New Zealand's tuatara, geckos, skinks, frogs, marine turtles and marine snakes. From the ancient tuatara, the sole surviving member of its order, to the

ISBN: 9781869409371

Binding: Paperback

$54.95

$105.00

Resistance: The French Fight Against the Nazis

by Matthew Cobb

The French resistance to Nazi occupation during World War II was a struggle in which ordinary people fought for their liberty, despite terrible odds and horrifying repression. Hundreds of thousands of Frenchmen and women carried out an armed ...

ISBN: 9781847391568

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Restless Empire

China and the World Since 1750

by Odd Westad

ISBN: 9780465056675

Binding: Paperback

$33.99

Revolution

by Philip Parker

<DIV><P>The twentieth century was an age of revolutions. As the pace of social and economic change quickened and the savagery of technological warfare destabilized societies, intolerable pressures were created which exploded into violent ...

ISBN: 9780233005003

Binding: Hardback

$60.00

$76.00

Revolution Song

The Story of America's Founding in Six Remarkable Lives

by Russell Shorto

<p>At a time when America&rsquo;s founding principles are being debated as never before, Russell Shorto looks back to the era in which those principles were forged. In <i>Revolution Song</i>, Shorto weaves the lives of six people into a seamless

ISBN: 9780393356212

Binding: Paperback

$27.95

Ring-a-Ring o'Roses

Old Rhymes and Their True Meanings

by Diana Craig

The rhymes you&rsquo;ll find here are instantly recognisable and provide a comforting link to our past, however, the stories behind them are often unknown and always fascinating &ndash; frequently telling the stories of true historical events ...

ISBN: 9781782439882

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

Robin Hood: Outlaw or Greenwood Myth

by DOEL / DOEL

First mentioned by William Langland in the late fourteenth century, Robin Hood comes down to us through ballads and folksongs, old chronicles and plays, medieval allusions, folklore and place-names. Today Robin Hood folksongs are found in the ...

ISBN: 9780750991407

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Roller-Coaster: Europe, 1950-2017

by Ian Kershaw

After the overwhelming horrors of the first half of the 20th century, described by Ian Kershaw in his previous book as having gone 'to Hell and back', the years from 1950 to 2017 brought peace and relative prosperity to most of Europe. Enormous ...

ISBN: 9780241187166

Binding: Hardback

$59.99

Rome

by Robert Hughes

ISBN: 9780753823057

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Root and Branch: African Americans in New York and East Jersey, 1613-1863

by Graham Russell Hodges

ISBN: 9780807847787

Binding: Paperback

$77.00