History

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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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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In Pursuit Of Empire

Amandeep Singh Madra and Parmjit Singh

AUD $69.99

The story of the meteoric expansion of the Sikh Empire in the late 18th century and its devastating collapse half a century later is told through a stunning assemblage of 100 rare and beautiful objects from the world's finest private collection of Sikh art and heritage.

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The British Empire (All You Need to Know)

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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