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Sam Patch, the Famous Jumper
AU$17.18

The true history of a legendary American folk hero In the 1820s, a fellow named Sam Patch grew up...

Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s

Dust Bowl (25th ed.)

The Southern Plains in the 1930s

AU$20.69

Now, twenty-five years after Dust Bowl helped to define the new field of environmental history,...

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

The Warmth of Other Suns

The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson...

The Murder of the Century: The Gilded Age Crime That Scandalized a City & Sparked the Tabloid Wars

The Murder of the Century

The Gilded Age Crime That Scandalized a City & Sparked the Tabloid Wars

AU$24.54

“No writer better articulates ourinterest in the confluence of hope, eccentricity, and the...

Treatise on Slavery: Selections from De Instauranda Aethiopum Salute

Treatise on Slavery

Selections from De Instauranda Aethiopum Salute

In De instauranda Aethiopum salute (1627) - the earliest known book-length study of African slavery...

The Supreme Court

An Essential History, Second Edition

For more than two centuries, the U.S. Supreme Court has provided a battleground for nearly every...

The Seventies: The personal, the political and the making of modern Australia

The Seventies

The personal, the political and the making of modern Australia

NewSouth (2019)
AU$19.99

In 1970 homosexuality was illegal, God Save the Queen was our national anthem and women pretended to...

Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
AU$17.93

Battle Cry of Freedom is the definitive one-volume history of the Civil War. McPherson's fast-paced...

All Shook Up: How Rock 'n' Roll Changed America

All Shook Up

How Rock 'n' Roll Changed America

AU$19.31

The birth of rock 'n roll ignited a firestorm of controversy--one critic called it "musical riots...

The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

The Origins of the Urban Crisis

Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

AU$29.02

Once America's "arsenal of democracy," Detroit is now the symbol of the American urban crisis. In...