History

Poison: A History

Jenni Davis

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

Details the art of the poisoner; a timeline of fashions in poison across time; and a 20 top poisons identifier, from the herbal mixtures of Ancient Rome to modern killers such as polonium.

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D-Day

Martin Morgan

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $35.00

Experience the all-important Normandy invasion through some of D-Day's most incredible photographs.

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Eyewitness at Amritsar

Amandeep Singh Madra and Parmjit Singh

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $39.99

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World War One (All You Need to Know)

Max Egremont

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

World War One was the most catastrophic event in 20th century Europe. Max Egremont explains what caused it and why Germany lost - and assesses the disastrous consequences.

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Mile End Murder

Sinclair McKay

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

In 1860, a 70 year old widow turned landlady named Mary Emsley was found dead in her own home, killed by a blow to the back of her head.

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Stalin (All You Need to Know)

Claire Shaw

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

Tells the terrible story of Stalin, whose monstrous rule was directly responsible for millions of deaths, with 1,500 people a day being killed during the Great Purge of 1932-33.

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The Greatest Explorers (All You Need to Know)

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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Dreamers

Ruth Martin, Volker Weidermann

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $35.00

History that reads like a novel: the story of the writers and intellectuals behind the failed Bavarian Revolution of 1918.

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Lost Railway Journeys

Anthony Lambert

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $49.99

From the great cathedral-like railways stations of the steam age to obscure lines built through spectacular landscapes to open up countries before the advent of motorised road transport, Lost Railway Journeys is a celebration of our lost railway heritage and the lines that can no longer be travelled.

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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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