698 books (35 pages) in this category

The Abacus and the Cross

The Story of the Pope Who Brought the Light of Science to the Dark Ages

by Nancy Brown

ISBN: 9780465031443

Binding: Paperback

$23.99

The Accident of Color A Story of Race in Reconstruction

by Daniel Brook

A history of the first civil rights movement and the origins of black and white in America.  When we hear “civil rights,” we tend to think of the 1950s and 1960s activism that put an end to Jim Crow segregation laws. In The Accident ...

ISBN: 9780393247442

Binding: Hardback

$43.95

The Age of Caesar

Five Roman Lives

by Plutarch

<p>Major figures in the civil wars that ended the Roman Republic, the names Pompey, Caesar, Cicero, Brutus and Antony haunt us with questions of character and authority. Plutarch's rich, vivid profiles show character-shaping history through ...

ISBN: 9780393292824

Binding: Hardback

$54.95

The Age Of Empire

1875-1914

by Eric Hobsbawm

ISBN: 9780349105987

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

The Age Of Extremes

1914-1991

by Eric Hobsbawm

ISBN: 9780349106717

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

The Age Of Revolution

1789-1848

by Eric Hobsbawm

ISBN: 9780349104843

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

The Aleutians 1942-43: Struggle for the North Pacific

by Brian Lane Herder

It is often forgotten that during World War II, the Japanese managed to successfully invade and conquer a precious part of American home soil the first time this had happened since 1815. Capturing the Aleutian Islands, located in Alaska ...

ISBN: 9781472832542

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

The All-American Muscle Car

The birth, death and resurrection of Detroit's greatest performance cars

by Jim Wangers

<i>The All-American Muscle Car</i> celebrates the fifty-year history of the breed through stunning modern and archival photography, head-to-head shootouts between the cars, past and present, and brilliant essays from today's top muscle-car ...

ISBN: 9780760353356

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

The Alps

An Environmental History

by Jon Mathieu

<p>Stretching 1,200 kilometres across six countries, the colossal mountains of the Alps dominate Europe, geographically and historically. Enlightenment thinkers felt the sublime and magisterial peaks were the very embodiment of nature, Romantic ...

ISBN: 9781509527717

Binding: Hardback

$41.95

The American President

From Teddy Roosevelt to Bill Clinton

by William E. Leuchtenburg

ISBN: 9780195176162

Binding: Hardback

$51.95

The Anarchy: The Rise and Fall of the East India Company

by William Dalrymple

In August 1765 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and forced him to establish in his richest provinces a new administration run by English merchants who collected taxes through means of a ruthless private army what we ...

ISBN: 9781408864371

Binding: Hardback

$37.99

The Anarchy: The Rise and Fall of the East India Company

by William Dalrymple

In August 1765 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and forced him to establish in his richest provinces a new administration run by English merchants who collected taxes through means of a ruthless private army what we ...

ISBN: 9781408864388

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

The Art of Time Travel: Historians and Their Craft

by Tom Griffiths

In this landmark, critically acclaimed book, eminent historian and award-winning author Tom Griffiths explores the craft of history. <br><br>Through portraits of fourteen historians, including Inga Clendinnen, Judith Wright, Geoffrey Blainey and

ISBN: 9781863959407

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

The Basis Of Everything

Rutherford, Oliphant and the Making of the Atomic Bomb

by Andrew Ramsey

ISBN: 9781460780879

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

The Basis Of Everything

Rutherford, Oliphant and the Making of the Atomic Bomb

by Andrew Ramsey

ISBN: 9781460780886

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

The Battle For Singapore

The true story of the greatest catastrophe of World War II

by Peter Thompson

ISBN: 9780749950996

Binding: Paperback

$36.00

The Battle for Spain

The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939

by Antony Beevor

ISBN: 9780753821657

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

The Battle That Stopped Rome

Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the Slaughter of the Legions in the Teutoburg Forest

by Peter S. Wells

In AD 9, a Roman traitor led an army of barbarians who trapped and then slaughtered three entire Roman legions: 20,000 men, half the Roman army in Europe. If not for this battle, the Roman Empire would surely have expanded to the Elbe River, and

ISBN: 9780393326437

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

The Beastly Battles Of Old England

The misguided manoeuvres of the British at war

by Nigel Cawthorne

ISBN: 9780749953942

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

The Billionaire Raj

by James Crabtree

Over the past two decades India has grown at an unprecedented rate, rivalled only by China. Yet while the Bollygarchs revel in the riches of their new dynasties, millions languish in their shadows, still trapped in the teeming slums of the ...

ISBN: 9781786075291

Binding: Paperback

$32.99