701 books (36 pages) in this category

Stand Up Straight!

A History of Posture

by Sander L. Gilman

<p>Our bodies are not fixed; they change over time. They vary with alterations in diet, exercise, and illness, and shift as we age. Our attitudes to bodies, and especially to posture — how people hold themselves, how they move — are also fluid. ...

ISBN: 9781780239248

Binding: Hardback


Story of Australia's People v2, The

by Geoffrey Blainey

ISBN: 9780670078028

Binding: Hardback


Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica

by Laurie Gwen Shapiro

The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York's Lower East Side who stowed away on the Roaring Twenties' most remarkable feat of science and daring: an expedition to Antarctica. It was 1928: a time of illicit booze, of Gatsby ...

ISBN: 9781476753867

Binding: Hardback


Strange Defeat

by Marc Bloch

<p>Marc Bloch wrote Strange Defeat during the three months following the fall of France, after he returned home from military service. In the midst of his anguish, he nevertheless "brought to his study of the crisis all the critical faculty and ...

ISBN: 9780393319118

Binding: Paperback


Strange Rebels

1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century

by Christian Caryl

ISBN: 9780465065677

Binding: Paperback


Strasbourg AD 357

by Raffaele,Frediani, Andrea D'Amato

Civil war in the Western Roman Empire between AD 350 53 had left the frontiers weakly defended, and the major German confederations along the Rhine the Franks and Alemanni took advantage of the situation to cross the river, destroy the

ISBN: 9781472833983

Binding: Paperback


Study and Teaching Guide for The History of the Renaissance World

by Julia Kaziewicz

<p>Susan Wise Bauer's narrative world history series is widely used in advanced high school history classes, as well as by home educating parents. The Study and Teaching Guide, designed for use by both parents and teachers, provides a full ...

ISBN: 9781933339795

Binding: Paperback


Subduing Satan: Religion, Recreation, and Manhood in the Rural South, 1865-1920

by Ted Ownby

ISBN: 9780807844298

Binding: Paperback


Such As Us: Southern Voices of the Thirties

by Tom E. Terrill

ISBN: 9780807841914

Binding: Paperback



The Fight for Votes for Women

by Joyce Marlow

ISBN: 9780349007748

Binding: Paperback


Survival of the Princes in the Tower: Murder, Mystery and Myth


The murder of the Princes in the Tower is the most famous cold case in English or British history. Traditionally considered victims of a ruthless uncle, there are other suspects too often and too easily discounted. There may be no definitive ...

ISBN: 9780750989145

Binding: Paperback


Survivor Memorials

Remembering Trauma and Loss in Contemporary Australia

by Alison Atkinson-Phillips

<p>This is a book about memorials — specifically about a new type of memorial that commemorates experiences of survivors. These new memorials acknowledge loss and trauma that people have lived through, rather than died because of. It is also a ...

ISBN: 9781760800260

Binding: Paperback



Sydney Observed

by Gavin Souter

<DIV>When <B>Sydney Observed</B> was first published in 1965 (under the title <I>Sydney</I>), it won instant and rapturous praise from reviewers across Australia and beyond. Within the space of a few years it came to be regarded as the best ...

ISBN: 9781925143409

Binding: Paperback



by Bentley

ISBN: 9780073513324

Binding: Paperback


Taken at the Flood

The Roman Conquest of Greece

by Robin Waterfield

Apart from the thrilling military action, the story of the Roman conquest of Greece is central to the story of Rome itself and the empire it created. As Robin Waterfield shows, the Romans developed a highly sophisticated method of dominance by ...

ISBN: 9780198767473

Binding: Paperback



Target: America: Hitler's Plan To Attack The United States

by James Duffy

ISBN: 9780762772926

Binding: Paperback


Ten Days That Shook The World

by John Reed

<i>Ten Days That Shook the World </i>is John Reed's eyewitness account of the Russian Revolution. A contemporary journalist writing in the first flush of revolutionary enthusiasm, he gives a gripping record of the events in Petrograd in November

ISBN: 9780141442129

Binding: Paperback


Terminus: The Pub That Sydney Forgot

by Shirley Fitzgerald

For over thirty years the Terminus Hotel had stood dilapidated and abandoned on the corner of Harris and John Streets in Pyrmont &#8211; shrouded in mystery and a heavy coat of ivy, and the memories of its publicans and customers long faded. ...

ISBN: 9781925384352

Binding: Paperback