History

The Australian Musical

Peter Pinne and Peter Wyllie Johnston

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $95.00

A definitive history of a century of musical theatre in Australia, including behind the scenes stories of achievement and disaster, fully illustrated in colour.

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Larrikins in Khaki

Tim Bowden

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

From recruitment and training and the battlegrounds of Palestine, North Africa, Thailand, Burma and beyond, here are the highly individual stories of Australia's World War II Diggers told in their own voices - warts and all.

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Age of Conquests

Angelos Chaniotis

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

Five hundred years of power, politics and culture in the Hellenistic period and the Roman East.

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Monash and Chauvel

Roland Perry

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

Monash and Chauvel: How Australia's two greatest generals changed the course of world history tells the story of the emergence and dominance of these brilliant Australian soldiers, who commanded the two most effective armies in defeating the Germans and the Turks in the Great War.

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Ghost Riders

Mark Felton

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

GIs and Germans join forces in a thrilling true adventure story from the last days of the Second World War.

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Poison: A History

Jenni Davis

Format: Paperback

NZD $22.99

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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Imperial Twilight

Stephen R. Platt

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

The definitive history of the Opium War between Britain and China in the nineteenth century, shortlisted for the 2018 Baillie Gifford Prize.

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The Borgias

Paul Strathern

NZD $55.00

The sensational story of the rise and fall of one of the most notorious families in history, by the author of The Medici.

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The Original Australians

Josephine Flood

Format: Paperback

NZD $39.99

Everything you'd like to know about Aboriginal Australia past and present, presented in an accessible, authoritative and straightforward style. An updated edition of a national bestseller.

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Winston Churchill (All You Need to Know)

Paul Addison

Format: Paperback

NZD $22.99

Paul Addison, looks at his achievements and legacy in this admirably concise and illuminating volume.

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