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 Aust History

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

Aussie cricketing heroes who also fought for Australia during wartime
'That's nothing. Pressure is having a Messerschmitt up your arse.'
 Keith Miller, when asked if he felt under pressure while captaining the NSW cricket team.
 Numerous heroes of Aus... read more

Cricketers at War
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 Aust History

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Nophoto
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Australian deserts remain dotted with the ruins of old mosques. Beginning with a Bengali poetry collection discovered in a nineteenth-century mosque in the town of Broken Hill, Samia Khatun weaves together the stories of various peoples colonised... read more

Australianama: The South Asian Odyssey in Australia
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 Aust History

A rare opportunity to connect with the living tradition of women's songlines, as recounted by Yolngu women from far north Australia.

Songspirals: Sharing Women's Wisdom of Country Through Songlines
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 World History

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

From the bestselling author of Return of a King, the story of how the East India Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a country.In August 1765, the East India Com... read more

The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company
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Rome is an empire with a bad reputation. From its brutal games to its depraved emperors, its violent mobs to its ruthless wars, its name resounds down the centuries like a scream in an alley. But was it as bad as all that? Join the historian Jerry Toner on a det... read more

Infamy - The Crimes of Ancient Rome
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 World History

Biographies of artists and writers have traditionally presented an individual's lone struggle for self-expression. In this book, critics and historians challenge these assumptions in a series of essays that focus on artist and writer couples... read more

Significant Others : Creativity and Intimate Partnership
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 History

Half a century ago, at the height of the Cold War and amidst a world economic crisis, the Western democracies were forced to undergo a profound transformation. Against what some saw as a full-scale "crisis of democracy" - with race riots, anti-Vietnam marches and a wave of work... read more

Empire of Democracy
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 History

Winston Churchill towers over every other figure in twentieth-century British history. By the time of his death at the age of 90 in 1965, many thought him to be the greatest man in the world. There have been over a thousand previous biographies of Churchill. Andrew ... read more

Churchill: Walking with Destiny
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A collection of the most inspiring and powerful letters of all time.
The written word has the power to inspire, astonish and entertain, as this collection of 100 letters that changed history will show. Ordered chronologically, the letters range from ink-i... read more

100 Letters That Changed the World
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For the ten years from 1902, when Australia's suffrage campaigners won the vote for white women, the world looked to this trailblazing young democracy for inspiration. Clare Wright's epic new history tells the sto... read more

You Daughters of Freedom: The Australians Who Won the Vote and Inspired the World
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The story of a young convict, Solomon Blay, who became Her Majesty's hangman in Van Diemen's Land; the man who personally had to deliver an Empire's judgment on 200 men and women, and endured his own noose of personal demons and demoni... read more

Solomon's Noose: True Story of Her Majesty's Hangman of Hobart
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