History / Current Affairs

Joseph Wakim

A heartwarming memoir of a widower bringing up his three daughters - and the precious life lesson

Elizabeth Hadly

Will the struggle to simply stay alive become humanity's future rather than its past?

Graham Seal

Remarkable stories from the dangerous early voyages to Australia - long before Captain Cook claim

Gideon Haigh

Certain Admissions is Australian true crime at its best, and stranger than any crime fiction.

Antony Beevor

On 16 December 1944, Hitler launched his 'last gamble' in the snow-covered forests and gorges of

Matthieu Ricard

The new bestseller from Matthieu Ricard is the result of a lifetime's thought.

Graeme Davison

Through the lives of two generations of his forebears, one of Australia's most respected historia

Ben Stewart

The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic Thirty

David Gonski

David Gonski, company chairman and director, patron of the arts and philanthropist, has become a

Roy Williams

Why religion fell off the radar in Australia - and how it can get back on

Professor A. C. Grayling

A new collection of essays on our conflicted and prejudiced world by the best-selling author of T

David Hill

In a single leather-bound volume of 238 unlined pages of parchment, Surgeon Arthur Bowes Smyth de

Peter Singer

Peter Singer, often described as the world’s most influential living philosopher, presents a chal

Joshua Funder

The story of the campaign that almost lost the Anzacs and the retreat that saved a nation.

Joel Levy

A lighthearted but informative look at fifty of the most important and spectacular discoveries in

Australian War Memorial

Highly-illustrated and thoroughly researched, providing an accessible overview of the contributio

Asne Seierstad

In the tradition of Truman Capote's classic In Cold Blood, a powerful and gripping depiction of a

Harvey Broadbent

From the bestselling author of Gallipoli, The Fatal Shore comes this original, dramatic and eye-o

Jon Ronson

From the Sunday Times top ten bestselling author of The Psychopath Test, a captivating and brilli

Geoffrey Blainey

The vast continent of Australia was settled in two main streams, far apart in time and origin.


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