Australasian & Pacific history

    After the "Bounty": A Sailor\'s Account of the Mutiny and Life in the South Seas

    By James Morrison

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    In 1787, the Royal Navy ship H.M.S. Bounty, captained by William Bligh, set sail for Tahiti in search of breadfruit plants. Soon after leaving Tahiti, Master's Mate Fletcher Christian led a successful revolt, setting Bligh and eighteen of his men adrift.

    Naboths Vineyard

    By Alistair Reese

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £29.66

    Perils of the Studio

    By Alex Taylor

    Hardback £22.26

    Commonwealth of Thieves

    By Thomas Keneally

    Paperback £9.05

    The story of modern Australia begins in eighteenth-century Britain, where people were hanged for petty offences but crime was rife, and the gaols were bursting.

    Traveller\'s History of New Zealand

    By John Chambers

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Dancing With Strangers: The True History of the Meeting of the British First Fleet and the Aboriginal Australians, 1788

    By Inga Clendinnen

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    In January of 1788, the First Fleet arrived in New South Wales and a thousand British men and women encountered the people who will be their new neighbours. Drawing on historical records, this book presents this key chapter in British colonial history, and reconstructs the complex dance of curiosity, attraction,...

    Island Base

    By Bob McQueen

    Paperback £12.65

    Previously untold story of how Ascension Island was crucial to the success of British operations during the conflict

    Omai: The Prince Who Never Was

    By Richard Connaughton

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Reasons in Writing: Commando\'s View of the Falklands War

    By Ewen Southby-Tailyour

    Paperback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    Ewen Southby-Tailyour will long be remembered as the Royal Marine who charted the waters around the Falkland Islands before the Argentinian invasion in 1982. Armed with his unique local knowledge the author advised on and led at the major amphibious landings during the war, a role that placed him at...

    Sea Harrier Over The Falklands

    By Sharkey Ward

    Paperback £10.25

    The controversial account of what really happened in the south Atlantic skies

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