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Britain and World Affairs 1783-1936

Britain and World Affairs 1783-1936

$37.95NZD

1938. 1st Edition. This volume contains the section of Rayner's Concise history of Britain for the years 1783-1934. Rare and collectable.

 The Work, Wealth and Happiness of Mankind

The Work, Wealth and Happiness of Mankind

$36.99NZD

1931. Volume 1. First Edition.

Millennium: The End of the World and the Forging of Christendom

Millennium: The End of the World and the Forging of Christendom

ISBN# 9781408700860
$24.95NZD

2008. A stunning panoramic account of the two centuries on either side of the apocalyptic year 1000.

How Did We Get Into This Mess?
New Book

How Did We Get Into This Mess?

ISBN# 9781784783624
$19.95NZD

2016. Based on his powerful journalism, assesses the state we are now in: the devastation of the natural world, inequality, the corporate takeover of nature, our obsessions with growth and profit.

Where Were You When...
New Book

Where Were You When...

ISBN# 1843402998
$17.95NZD

2005. Remembering 180 extraordinary events that have shaped our world.

The Bermuda Triangle: an incredible saga of unexplained disappearances

The Bermuda Triangle: an incredible saga of unexplained disappearances

ISBN# 028562170X
$43.95NZD

1974. As new. Discusses the ships, small boats, and airplanes that have mysteriously vanished in the area between Florida, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico.

The Traveller's Atlas of Sacred and Historical Places
New Book

The Traveller's Atlas of Sacred and Historical Places

ISBN# 1840924381
$29.95NZD

2004. This atlas charts a worldwide journey through varied territory, beginning where legend, myth and reality meet.

AIDS and Accusation: Haiti and the Geography of Blame

AIDS and Accusation: Haiti and the Geography of Blame

ISBN# 9780520248397
$14.95NZD

1993. Award-winning author and anthropologist-physician Paul Farmer first full-length ethnographic study of AIDS in a poor society.

When the Hills Ask for Your Blood: a Personal Story of Genocide and Rwanda
New Book

When the Hills Ask for Your Blood: a Personal Story of Genocide and Rwanda

ISBN# 9780385615655
$29.95NZD

2014. BBC Newsnight producer David Belton, one of the first journalists into Rwanda, tells of the horrors he experienced at first-hand.

From Merciless Invaders: The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

From Merciless Invaders: The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

ISBN# 0285627953
$24.95NZD

1987. First published 25 years ago, this new edition is illustrated with B&W photos.

The Queen's Confession

The Queen's Confession

ISBN# 9780385082761
$18.95NZD

1968. Fictional autobiography about the life of Marie Antoinette emphasizes her experiences and death during the French Revolution.

Arena: Story of the Colosseum

Arena: Story of the Colosseum

ISBN# 0500250383
$26.95NZD

1973. 1st Edition.

Historical Atlas of the Classical World 500 BC - AD 600
New Book

Historical Atlas of the Classical World 500 BC - AD 600

ISBN# 076071973X
$19.95NZD

2002. A a fascinating exploration of the most influential collection of writings in Western history.

The Life and Labours of Thomas Brassey
New Book

The Life and Labours of Thomas Brassey

ISBN# 1845880110
$29.95NZD

2006. Thomas Brassey was the king of railways. He was perhaps the most important railway contractor in the world in the 19th century.

Adventure In Oil. The Story of British Petroleum

Adventure In Oil. The Story of British Petroleum

$39.95NZD

1959.1st Edition. BP Company history with good historical photos. Forward by Rt. hon Sir Wintson Churchill.