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World History, A
McNeill, William H.
Book Club Associates USA 1979 New Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, new edition, 1105gms, 558 pages plus maps. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, pen inscription that has been liquid papered over on inside front page. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and mild discolouration, dj has been covered in contact for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS37  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Inquisition and Society in Spain in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
Kamen, Henry
ISBN: 0253227755
Indiana University Press  1985 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 386gms, 312 pages. This book is not just a study of the Inquisition but of irs interaction with Spanish politics, literature and religion over a period of some three hundred years. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, some fading to spine of book, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all.  Good
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR56  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Spain 1469-1714: A Society of Conflict
Kamen, Henry
ISBN: 0582067235
Longman Group Limited Essex, England 1992 Second Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover Softcover, second edition, third impression, 404gms, 307 pages. The only book of its kind to give comprehensive coverage of both foreign and domestic policy in the golden age of imperial Spain. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR60  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Europe Divided 1559-1598 (Fontana History of Europe)
Elliott, J. H.
ISBN: 0006860613
Fontana Press London, England 1990 Fifteenth Impression
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, fifteenth impression, 394gms, 432 pages. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, light fading of the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR62  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hellfire Pass Memorial Thailand-Burma Railway
Updated by Ron Beattie
Australian-Thai Chamber of Commerce Bangkok 1998 Sixth Editon
4to Soft Cover 40pp, photos,maps, drawings.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317668  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Voice From the Ranks: A Personal Narrative of the Crimean Campaign
Gowing, Timothy (edited By Kenneth Fenwick)
William Heinemann London 1954 
8vo Hard Cover 148pp. Red cloth boards. Gilt lettering spine. Book firm, clean and unmarked. D/W price clipped. Wrapper has light scuffing and touch of sunning to spine. Illustrated with contemporary wood engravings.  Very Good+
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009469  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Paras
Hilton, Frank
British Broadcasting Corporation London 1983 Reprint
4to Hard Cover 248pp. Red boards. Silver lettering to spine. Previous owner's name to front endpaper, otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. Both b/w and colour photographs. D/W price clipped. ISBN 0563200995.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009472  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Falklands War
Way, Peter
Marshall Cavendish London 1993 
4to Soft Cover Pictorial card covers with colour illustrations throughout. Parts 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. All copies firm, clean and unmarked. Priced at A$5.00 per copy. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009474  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Pirates: A Worldwide History - Terror on the High Seas From the Caribbean to the South China Sea
Cordingly, David (ed)
ISBN: 1570362858
Turner Publishing Inc. Atlanta, Georgia, USA 1996 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover Laminated pictorial hardcover, first edition, 1370gms, 256 pages. The first comprehensive, worldwide survey of piracy, this is a fascinating tale of exotic and romantic climes and of crusty cutthroats whose very names were frightening and whose dastardly deeds still echo down the ages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and some very light fading to the back cover and spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS43  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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West, The: An Illustrated History
Ward, Geoffrey C.
ISBN: 0297821814
George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd London, England 1996 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 2265gms, 446 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket in in good condition with light shelf wear and minor fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 2kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISUSA20  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Fate of a Nation, The: The American Revolution Through Contemporary Eyes
Cumming, William P.; And Rankin, Hugh
ISBN: 0714816442
Phaidon Press Limited London, England 1975 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1460gms, 352 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket in in good condition with light shelf wear and discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISUSA21  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Bushrangers: A Pictorial History
Nunn, Harry
ISBN: 1863025731
Lansdowne Publishing The Rocks, Australia 1997 Reprint
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 734gms, 226 pages. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, heavy fading to the spine of the book, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS252  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Last Journey of William Huskisson, The
Garfield, Simon
ISBN: 0571210481
Faber and Faber Limited London, England 2002 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 374gms, 244 pages, illustrated endpapers. How a day of triump became a day of despair at the turn of a wheel. How did the opening of the world's first passenger railway turn from a glorious morning into a tragic afternoon. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, therwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISEUR65  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Australian Vietnam Forces National Reunion - Sydney ’87
no author
Australian Vietnam Forces National Reunion Committee Australia  
4to Soft Cover 28pp. Pictorial mosaic colour covers. B&W photographs. Information flyers laid in. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009479  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Wrecks & Reputations. The loss of the Schomberg and Loch Ard
Charlwood, Don
ISBN: 0207135479
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1978 Reprint
8vo Soft Cover xiv,190pp, index, maps, b&w plates  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317813  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Battlefields of Leicestershire
Hickman, Trevor
ISBN: 0750936584
Sutton Stroud 2004 First Edition
4to Soft Cover 192pp, index, bibliography, ills. throughout. Bosworth, English Civil War et al. Gift inscription else vg.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317815  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Their Majesties
Bolitho, Hector
Angus & Robertson Sydney & London 1952 First Edition
Small 4to Hard Cover 136pp, photos throughout. King George VI and his Queen Elizabeth  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317819  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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War Against Japan 1941-1942. Australians at War
Charlton, Peter
ISBN: 0949118265
Time-Life Sydney 1989 Reprint
Large 4to Hard Cover 168pp, index, lavishly illustrated. A very good pict. hardcover  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317830  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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By Sail and Wind: The Story of the Bahamas
Bothwell, Jean
Abelard- Schuman Limited London, England 1964 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 250gms, 152 pages, blank endpapers. By Sail and Wind is the story of the development of these strange and beautiful islands (the islands the small islands lying east of the Florida Straight- now known as The Bahamas), where in earlier days enormous flocks of pint flamingos nested. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, price clipping to the inside flap, small tear to top of book approx. 2 inches long and some general chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISUSA22  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Nothing That Is, The: A Natural History of Zero
Kaplan, Robert
ISBN: 0140279431
Penguin Books Ringwood, VIC, Australia 2000 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 182gms, 238 pages. The invention of zero made arithmetic infinitely easier and it now forms part of the binary code which powers all our computers. The author traces 'zero' back to its origins and then explores the contributions of the Greeks, Mayans, Hindus and humanists. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Front cover shows soiling and discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!   Fair to Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HIS45  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Invitation to the Dance. The story of the Australian Ballet School
Ruskin, Pamela
ISBN: 0732200792
Collins Sydney 1989 First Edition
Large 8vo Hard Cover xvi,199pp, index, photos. Small corner cut from front endpaper else vg in dj. Published to mark 25 years of the School.  Very Good
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 317859  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Dictionary of Important Ideas and Thinkers, The
Rohmann, Chris
ISBN: 0099415682
Arrow Books Limited London, England 2001 First Great Britain Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover Softcover, First Great Britain Edition, 300gms, 476 pages. The Dictionary of Important Ideas and Thinkers enables you to turn immediately to the term in question for a comprehensive description of its history, meaning, and context. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: REF54  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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American History, An
Gruver, Rebecca Brooks
ISBN: 0394350413
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. New York, USA 1985 Fourth Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, fourth edition, 2500gms, 933 pages plus index and appendices. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards show some light scuffing particularly to corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 2.5kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISUSA23  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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A History of Seamanship
Phillips-Birt, Douglas
ISBN: 038506537X
Doubleday Garden City NY 1971 First Edition
4to Hard Cover 320pp, index, ills. throughout. Maps, Glossary  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317865  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Blazing Southwest. The pioneer story of the American Southwest
Wellman, Paul I.
Foulsham London 1961 First UK Edition
8vo Hard Cover Prev. owner name, else vg in dj.240pp, index, photos, maps.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317875  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australian Legends: People Whose Story We Should Know
Simpkin, Richard
ISBN: 1741103088
New Holland Publishers Frenchs Forest, NSW 2005 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover Hardcover, first edition, under 1kg, 176pgs. Incorporating accurate and personal interviews, Simpkin reveals some of Australia's most highly regarded people to find out how and why they have become part of our national history. Includes foreword by Ray Martin. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS267  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Damn the Dardanelles!:The Agony of Gallipoli
Laffin, John
ISBN: 0725104643
Sun Books Pty Ltd Melbourne, VIC 1985 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 334g, 224pgs. Discusses the Gallipoli campaign, its controversy, and its decisive importance in secured victory for the Allies in World War I. Book is in fair condition with mild general wear and tear and pen inscription on title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Fair
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARONE11  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Progress to History. Stage V Children of the Seven Seas
Wilson, Richard - edited by
Macmillan London 1916 
8vo Hard Cover 290pp, frontispiece, other ills, name,notes on front end paper else good plus condition  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317943  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Julius Caesar Great Dictator of Rome
Platt, Richard: Illus by John James and Jim Robins
ISBN: 0751358932
Dorling Kindersley London 2001 First Edition
4to Hard Cover 48pp, all colour. Pictorial history for children  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317960  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Our Australian Heritage: A History in Pictures Since 1788
Willey, Keith
ISBN: 0867773138
Child & Henry Publishing Pty Ltd Brookvale, Australia 1985 Second Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover Laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, Second Edition, 1,250gms, 384 pages plus index, no endpapers. A history is pictures since 1788 including over 700 illustrations including engravings, paintings and photographs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration throughout, previous owner's name on inside front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more, than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS273  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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