Australasian & Pacific history

    Under Full Sail

    By Rob Mundle

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Patton Versus the Panzers

    By Steven Zaloga

    Hardback Save £7.52 = £17.43

    In September 1944 Hitler ordered an attack on Gen. George Patton's Third Army, which was deep inside France making for the Rhine and threatening the German industrial heartland beyond. The ensuing battle near Arracourt--the U.S. Army's largest tank-versus-tank clash until the Bulge--went badly for the Germans, who committed their armor...

    Convict Tattoos: Marked Men and Women of Australia

    By Simon Barnard

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    Chasing a Dream

    By John Dunmore

    Paperback £12.65

    Early Europeans may have believed the world was flat, but by the Middle Ages there was widespread acceptance that it was, in fact, a globe.

    30 Days in Sydney

    By Peter Carey

    Hardback £11.45

    A decorated writer's witty, energetic exploration of his home city, told through a month-long visit-- now in a brand new hardcover package.

    Invasion 1982: The Falkland Islanders Story

    By Graham Bound

    Paperback £10.25

    In this revised and updated edition new accounts have been included of the ways in which the islanders resisted occupation and did not - hitherto unpublished material describes how a small minority of islanders threw their lot in with the Argentines.

    Echoes of Gallipoli: In the Words of New Zealand\'s Mounted Riflemen

    By Terry Kinloch

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    First published ten years ago to enthusiastic reviews and critical acclaim, this classic celebrated readable scholarship is now available in paperback. Using their letters and diaries, Echoes of Gallipoli tells the story of Gallipoli through the eyes of the men of the New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade with the immediacy...

    Devils on Horses: In the Words of the Anzacs in the Middle East 1916-19

    By Terry Kinloch

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    The WWI battlefields in the Middle East have long been overshadowed by those of Gallipoli and the Western Front. Yet the story of the mounted riflemen in Sinai and Palestine is a truly fascinating one. Using the soldiers' original letters and diaries, Kinloch vividly describes every battle and skirmish in...


    By Georgina Rayner

    Hardback Save £2.79 = £32.21

    "This publication accompanies the exhibition Everywhen: The Eternal Present in Indigenous Art from Australia, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts, February 5 through September 18, 2016."

    Alchemy in the Rain Forest: Politics, Ecology, and Resilience in a New Guinea Mining Area

    By Jerry K Jacka

    Hardback £69.61

    In Alchemy in the Rain Forest Jerry K. Jacka explores how the indigenous population of Papua New Guinea's Porgeran highlands struggle to create meaningful lives in the midst of the extreme social conflict and environmental degradation brought on by commercial gold mining.

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