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Paul Ham

Passchendaele epitomises everything that was most terrible about the Western Front.

Geoffrey Blainey

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Simon Garfield

An entertaining and authoritative exploration of how and why time has come to rule our lives from

Will Self, Illustrated by Ralph Steadman

The very best of Will Self's columns for the Independent on the oddities of place, with Ralph Ste

Peter Singer

Provocative essays on real-world ethical questions from the world's most influential and controve

The Greste Family

Freeing Peter tells the extraordinary true story of how an ordinary Australian family took on the

Royce Kurmelovs

Holden is one of the few brands that has an emotional grip on Australia.

William Egginton

How Cervantes Ushered in the Modern World

Martin Feil

The Great Multinational Tax Rort explains how transfer pricing developed, and describes the strat

Yuval Noah Harari

Homo Deus will shock you. It will entertain you.

Michael Veitch

In March and April 1942, RAAF 75 Squadron bravely defended Port Moresby for 44 days when Australi

Jim Davidson

Postcards provide a much richer source of imagery than most of us ever imagined.

Anne Sebba

How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940s

Nicholas Lee

The hilarious inside story of life on the road as a 60 Minutes cameraman.

Peter Stefanovic

Wars, riots and revolutions - dispatches from a foreign correspondent

Richard Fidler

GHOST EMPIRE is a rare treasure - an utterly captivating blend of the historical and the contempo

Brad Norington

Kathy Jackson was hailed as a heroine for blowing the whistle on the million-dollar fraud of Mich

Wendy Guest, Gary Gray

Not Just For This Life is a salute and tribute to Gough Whitlam, commemorating what would have be

Giles Milton

The incredible story of the secret underground operations of the Second World War.

Adam Wakeling

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