History

Looking for Trouble

Virginia Cowles

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $34.99

This sensational 1941 memoir of life on the frontline of wartime Europe by a trailblazing female war reporter is a dazzling rediscovered classic, introduced by Christina Lamb.

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Fabric

Victoria Finlay

AUD $49.99

A magnificent work of original research, unwinding history through cloth - how we make it, use it and what it means to us.

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The War of Nerves

Martin Sixsmith

AUD $49.99

A major new history of the Cold War: exploring the conflict through the minds of the people who lived it.

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Voices From the Past

W.B. Marsh

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

366 quotations - one for every day of the (leap) year - each with a fascinating historical story

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The Fatherland and the Jews

Alfred Wiener

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Two seminal works of interwar German Jewish thought that tackle a still-urgent issue - the rise and spread of antisemitism, and the necessity of an intellectual resistance

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A Short History of Spaghetti with Tomato Sauce

Massimo Montanari, translated by Gregory Conti

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $22.99

From legend to history - the myths surrounding the world's favourite dish, debunked.

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Ruin and Renewal

Paul Betts

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A major new history of post-war Europe

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Where's Churchill?

Ryan Gearing

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $19.99

A historical search and find book featuring some of the most famous battles and events of World War Two.

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Red Tail Skies

Jim Eames

Format: Paperback

AUD $34.99

Heroic, hilarious and sometimes just plain weird . . . Jim Eames shares great Qantas stories from World War II to the age of the jumbo and beyond.

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1942: the year the war came to Australia

Peter Grose

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

The story of the bombing of Darwin and the Japanese midget sub attack on Sydney Harbour in one volume from the bestselling author of An Awkward Truth and A Very Rude Awakening.

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