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By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold:

Seller ID: 008704

illus throughout by Hardy, a prolific illus & artist (died 1914), also enjoy a col map of Aust without Canberra. 144pp + Arnold's catalogue at rear. This book part of the 1/- series. Name fountain pen front, biro inside & pencil. Corners worn/bumped. Some pencil notes throughout, spine separating at 1st page but still well attached. Interesting bit of Aussie history. View more info

Tony Abbott

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009704

Computer says no? No - Tony fans rejoice! Show your fandom in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees, sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. Help others to understand the trials & tribulations of having to say NO quite a few times. View more info


By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009705

Tired of explaining to others that they are WRONG? Well, in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees - you won't have to say a word - sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. Help others to understand the trials & tribulations of having an erroneous POV. View more info


By: Abunimah Ali

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007662

As New condition. "A creative, provocative approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict- one state for two peoples- that is sure to touch nerves on all sides." View more info

Churchill on the home front 1900-1955

By: Addison, Paul

Price: $22.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 1992

Seller ID: 010985

ex-InterClyde lib - those library users must be among the most careful in the world as the book's in great order. 493pp, several photo sections & just over a kilo for posting. A masterly chronicle of Churchill as a domestic figure rather than as the bulldog wartime leader, and one of the most subtle portraits of him as a politician. Addison (History/Univ. of Edinburgh, Scotland) revises the view of Churchill as uninterested and out of his depth in domestic affairs, paint... View more info

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Bombshell : the secret story of America's unknown atomic spy Conspiracy

By: Albright, Joseph & Kunstel, Marcia

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Times Books: 1997

Seller ID: 010984

Ted Hall was a physics prodigy so gifted that he was asked to join the Manhattan Project when he was only eighteen years old. There, in wartime Los Alamos, working under Robert Oppenheimer and Bruno Rossi, Hall helped build the atomic bomb. But he also worked for others . . . Bombshell tracks Hall from his days as a brilliant schoolboy in New York City, when he came under the influence of his older brother's radical tracts, and on to Harvard, Los Alamos, and Chicago, w... View more info



Price: $19.00

Publisher: Australia, Double Day: 1977

Seller ID: 009207

Attard is best known as a journalist and radio and television reporter In 1991 she received the Gold Walkley Award. From 1990 to1994 she was a Russian correspondent for which she received three Walkley awards. This resulted in her book: Russia: Which Way Paradise? detailing her Russian experience, which was published in 1997. She was awarded the Order of Australia Medal in 1992 for services to the community as a radio correspondent while working in Russia. Attard is one... View more info


By: Baldwin A.W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, UK: 1956

Seller ID: 011946

Stanley Baldwin's younger son reveals the private and public life of his father and those of Baldwin's contemporaries including Sir Winston Churchill. View more info

Witchcraze A New History of the European Witch Hunts Our Legacy of Violence Against Women

By: Barstow, Anne Llewellyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, Pandora: 1994

Seller ID: 009942

An extensive investigation into the social mores that caused the "status quo classes" to denigrate anything that invaded their territory & to use fear & religion to expunge the challengers via the stake or the noose. 255pp with broad appendices/notes/references at rear. View more info

The Wonder That Was India: A Survey of the History and Culture of the Indian Sub-Continent from the Coming of the Muslims

By: Basham, AL

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Fontana: 1974

Seller ID: 009307

review - it thoroughly deserves its reputation as a classic, holding up well after 53 years. In my experience with histories of India, you generally have two extremes: Ones written by Indian authors that so aggressively seek to discount earlier volumes' Western slant it comes across as "one-upsmanship", and the volumes written by Western authors that seek to apologize for earlier transgressions. A.L. Basham achieves a happy medium. Some of his language can be ex... View more info

The Risorgimento and the Unification of Italy

By: Beales, Derek

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Longman Group: 1981

Seller ID: 012219

176 pp & less than 500g to post. Faults? the upper right corner has had a bit of mafiosa treatment & spine sunned, see photo. The Risorgimento and the Unification of Italy by Derek Beales introduces the reader to the relationship between the Italian national movement, achieved by the Risorgimento, and the Italian unification in 1860. Covering the literary, cultural, religious and political history of the period, Beales and Biagini show Italy struggled towards nation stat... View more info

The Roots of Counter-Insurgency

By: Beckett, Ian FW

Price: $40.00

Publisher: UK, Blandford Press: 1988

Seller ID: 011010

700g for post, 160 crisp pp. Looks at the history of modern guerrila warfare and examines the experience of British, French, German, Soviet, and American armies. All that is written about the activities of the partisan, the rebel, the guerrilla seems to emphasize the inhabitant over the invader. This imported collection of six essays from instructors in military science at Britain's Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst examines the other side, using for example literally ... View more info

Betrayal: The Underbelly of Australian Labor

By: Benson, Simon

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Australia, Pantera: 2010

Seller ID: 009301

600g+297 clean white tightly bound pp, review - Award-winning journalist Simon Benson, exposes the betrayal by those at the very top of Australian politics in their brutal pursuit of power. BETRAYAL is no ordinary insiders' book on politics. A fast-paced ride through the treacherous terrain of Australia's political landscape, it is based on hundreds of hours of exclusive interviews with key players, giving readers disturbing insights into the character of some of Austral... View more info

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One Christmas in Washington Churchill and Roosevelt Forge the Grand Alliance

By: Bercuson, David J. & Herwig, Holger H.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Phoenix: 2006

Seller ID: 011231

320 crisp pp, photo section, less than 500g for posting. Light cover wear (embossed title colour worn) contents >> Fighting fascism is hard. Fighting it while arguing who's in charge of the struggle only makes things harder. Multinational military coalitions have been around since the time of the Peloponnesian War, Canadian military historians Bercuson and Herwig write. But WWII imposed requirements of a novel sort on the coalition that formed between Britain and the U.... View more info

No Peace, No Honor

By: Berman, Larry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Free Press: 2001

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 008285

A blistering critique of Nixon/Kissinger policy in Vietnam 334pp clean & tight binding. DJ has minor mark front sticker remnant rear. View more info

Destination Tokyo : a famous diplomatic correspondent's urgent warning to the West about tomorrow in Asia

By: Bilainkin, George

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Odhams Press Limited: 1965

Seller ID: 009299

320pp, photos mid section, a famous diplomatic correspondent's urgent warning to the West about tomorrow in Asia - Bilainkin asserts that the atom bombs will foreshadow an Asia to be feared & desputes Truman's claim that it saved lives (on both sides?) Book has previous owner's plastic wrap (not ex-lib0 View more info

THE CROWNED LIONS The Early Plantagenet Kings

By: Bingham Caroline

Price: $29.00

Publisher: David & Charles, London: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012392

Caroline Bingham has written a fascinating and authoritative work which brings to life one of the most intriguing eras in English history. View more info

The Rise of Hitler's Third Reich: Germany's Victory In Europe, 1939-42

By: Bishop, Chris

Price: $29.00

Publisher: UK, Amber: 2004

Seller ID: 009648

Following the path of Nazi conquest across Europe, this book presents the course of the war's early years supported by a series of colour maps and illustrations. Offers a comprehensive history of the first three years of World War II covering German success from the invasion of Poland in 1939 to the stalemate at Stalingrad in the winter of 1942. Bishop has worked in military publishing for over 20 years. He has written, edited and contributed to numerous books, magazines... View more info

Historical Atlas of Britain The End of the Middle Ages to the Georgian Era

By: Black, Jeremy

Price: $46.00

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 010756

This illustrated volume traces the social and cultural history of Britain from the early 15th to the late 18th century. The maps and photographs focus on archaeological and historical sites held by the British National Trust and the book develops themes including wealth and status, agriculture and rural society, town and industry, population and the family, religion and education, and also spotlights particular events such as the Wars of the Roses, the Dissolution of the... View more info

The Seventy Great Battles of All Time

By: Black, Jeremy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson: 2005

Seller ID: 010576

304 crisply white pp & heading towards 2 kilos packed for post to you. To say it's lavishly illustrated is just the beginning. This comprehensive volume encompasses not just the greatest land battles of all time, but sieges such as Constantinople and Tenochtitlan; naval battles such as Actium, the Armada, Trafalgar and Tsushima; and the crucial conflicts in the air during the Battle of Britain and the American attack on Japan in 1945 right up to the conflict in Iraq. Thr... View more info