History

Strange 66

Michael Witzel

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $35.00

When you open Strange 66 you will take a look beyond the all-American sheen and to the seedy, creepy, and just plain weird stories behind Americas Mother Road.

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The Million Dollar Duchesses

Julie Ferry

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

Brimful of scandal, illicit affairs, spurned loves and unexpected tragedy, The Million Dollar Duchesses reveals the closed-door bargaining which led to these most influential matches and how America’s heiresses shook-up British high society for ever.

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The British Empire

Piers Brendon

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

The astonishing story of how a small island in the North Atlantic created the largest empire ever known, one which at its height covered a quarter of the earth's surface.

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In The Master's Presence

Nidar Singh Nihang and Parmjit Singh

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $69.99

Some of the most far-reaching events in Sikh history have centred on Hazoor Sahib (‘Master’s Presence’), the final resting place of the tenth Sikh Guru – who had spent much of his life battling against the oppressive policies of the Mughal Empire

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Slavery

James Walvin

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

James Walvin tells the story of one of the world's most brutal and enduring institutions and explains how it helped shape the modern world in ways most of us scarcely understand.

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The Great Explorers

Robin Hanbury-Tenison

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

In this short, lively book, Robin Hanbury-Tenison tells the story of the greatest explorers in history and explains what made them so special and their achievements so extraordinary.

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World War Two

Max Hastings

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

A graphic and memorable account of World War Two - from the invasion of Poland to the final surrender of Japan.

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The Voyages of Captain James Cook

Nicholas Thomas

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

The Voyages of Captain James Cook is now available in a paperback edition specially to coincide with the 250th anniversary of Cook's first voyage.

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Mrs Pankhurst's Purple Feather

Tessa Boase

AUD $39.99

The untold story of two women who fought for change in a male-dominated Victorian society deeply resistant to change.

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Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

Mary-Ann Ochota

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

'This book is perfect for anyone who’s travelled through the countryside, scratched their head, and thought, ‘what on earth is that thing?' - Tony Robinson

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