History

A Short History of Japan

Curtis Andressen

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

New in the Short History of Asia series, edited by Milton Osborne, this is a comprehensive, readable history of the land of the Rising Sun, from its ancient origins to its fascinating present.

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Australia's Democracy

John Hirst

Format: Paperback

AUD $45.00

The full story of Australia's democracy from one of our leading historians.

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Deliverance

Don Greenlees and Robert Garran

Format: Paperback

AUD $45.00

The groundbreaking account of East Timor's struggle for nationhood, thoroughly researched and expertly written, with information from dozens of insider interviews and hundreds of secret documents. A classic of investigative journalism.

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Holocaust on Trial

D. D. Guttenplan

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.95

David Irving is a leading Holocaust revisionist. He sued Penguin Books for libel claiming he had been falsely labelled a Holocaust denier. The trial was one of the strangest to take place in an English court: the judge had to give a verdict on history.

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Firefighters

Gary McKay

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A behind-the-scenes look at the dangerous world of firefighting.

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Long Shadows

Erna Paris

AUD $55.00

This work addresses a pressing contemporary issue - who owns and controls the past? - for decisions taken by those in power in the past cast long shadows into the future.

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Into the Arms of Strangers

Mark Jonathan Harris

AUD $49.95

For nine months prior to World War Two, Britain conducted an extraordinary rescue mission, opening its doors to 10,000 children at risk from the Nazi regime - ninety per cent of them Jewish - from Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia.

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Phar Lap

Geoff Armstrong and Peter Thompson

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $49.95

The definitive book on this much loved and much lauded Australian icon.

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Living out Loud

Graham Willett

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

From Fred Nile to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Living Out Loud is the first full-length history of the Australian gay and lesbian movement.

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The House of Packer

Bridget Griffen-Foley

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

The first book about the origins of the Packer millions and Australia's richest family.

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