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 History

The story of life on earth unfolds in dramatic fashion in this amazing concertina picture book that takes readers from 4.6 billion years ago to the present day.
 
It's difficult to grasp the enormous changes life on Earth has undergone since it firs... read more

A Brief History of Life on Earth
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Australia Remember This Too! is a photographic celebration of nostalgia, particularly for Baby Boomers, 114,000 of whom follow the 'Australia Remember When' Facebook page, sharing their photos and memories.Remember Mike Willesee's A Current Affair from the '70s? ... read more

Australia Remember This Too!
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Honeysuckle Creek reveals the pivotal role that the tracking station at Honeysuckle Creek, near Canberra, played in the first moon landing. Andrew Tink gives a gripping account of the role of its direct... read more

Honeysuckle Creek: The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish, and Neil Armstrong's First Step
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Nineteenth century sailing ship voyages from Britain to Australia - the ships, the route, the crew, the passengers, and passenger diaries.

The Long Farewell - The Perilous Voyages of Settlers under Sail in the Great Migrations to Australia
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 History

Henry VIII is well known for his tumultuous relationships with women, and he is often defined by his many marriages. But what do we see if we take a different look? When we see Henry through the men in his life, a new perspective on this famous king emerges... ... read more

Henry VIII and the Men Who Made Him
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Combines a concise account of the history of the roads made by Len Beadell and the several men that comprised the Gunbarrel Road Construction Party, with a pictorial appreciation of some of the more scenic parts of these roads.

Len Beadell's Legacy: Australia's Atomic Bomb and Rocket Roads
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This book is a celebration of landscape and life, and is a visual feast with 137 colour photographs. Granite landforms have fascinated people the world over from the earliest of times. Australias Granite Wonderlands... read more

Australia's Granite Wonderlands: Rock of Ages' Intriguing Landscapes and Life
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Ghost Empire is a rare treasure--an utterly captivating blend of the historical and the contemporary, narrated by a master storyteller. The story is a revelation: a beautifully written ode to a lost civilization combined with a warmly observed fat... read more

Ghost Empire - A Journey to the Legendary Constantinople
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One of the most dramatic stories of genetic discovery since James Watson's The Double Helix-a work whose scientific and cultural reverberations will be discussed for years to come. In 1994 Professor Bryan Sykes, a leading world a... read more

The Seven Daughters of Eve - The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry
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Category:

 History

"[Puts] the Magna Carta in its proper historical context Dan Jones triumphantly answers the questions he poses in his Introduction, about how it came to be granted, what it meant at the time, and what it should mean to us today." Andrew Roberts, "New York Times"best... read more

Magna Carta: The Birth of Liberty
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'On Austral Shores' tells in detail for the first time the story of the European exploration of the 4000 kilometre coast of Victoria and New South Wales.

On Austral Shores: A Modern Traveller's Guide to the European Exploration of the Coasts of Victoria and New South Wales
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This remarkable true story pays tribute to a band of Aboriginal boys who grew up together in one group home - many succeeding spectacularly in later life. In 1945, An... read more

The Boys from St Francis - Stories of the Remarkable Aboriginal Activists, Artists and Athletes Who Grew up in One Seaside Home
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