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The Fatal Shore
Random House (2010)
US$18.32

An award-winning epic on the birth of Australia In 1787, the twenty-eighth year of the reign of...

The Romans: From Village to Empire

The Romans

From Village to Empire

Oxford University Press (2004)
US$36.89

How did a single village community in the Italian peninsula eventually become one of the mightiest...

Batavia
Penguin Random House Australia (2011)
US$22.40

Batavia is the greatest story in Australia's history and history comes to life with Peter...

Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War": How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World

Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War"

How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World

Crown/Archetype (2008)
US$20.00

Were World Wars I and II inevitable? Were they necessary wars? Or were they products of calamitous...

Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900–1900

Ecological Imperialism (2nd ed.)

The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900–1900

Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$28.00

The second edition of this classic work that evaluates the ecological reasons for European...

The Island at the Center of the World
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2005)
US$17.95

In a riveting, groundbreaking narrative, Russell Shorto tells the story of New Netherland, the Dutch...

American Holocaust: The Conquest of the New World

American Holocaust

The Conquest of the New World

Oxford University Press (1993)
US$15.29

In a work of impassioned scholarship, David E. Stannard describes in horrific detail the mass...

Reproducing Empire: Race, Sex, Science, and U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico

Reproducing Empire

Race, Sex, Science, and U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico

University of California Press (2002)
US$27.95

Original and compelling, Laura Briggs's Reproducing Empire shows how, for both Puerto Ricans and...

Day of Empire: How Hyperpowers Rise to Global Dominance--and Why They Fall

Day of Empire

How Hyperpowers Rise to Global Dominance--and Why They Fall

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2009)
US$16.95

In this sweeping history, bestselling author Amy Chua explains how globally dominant empires—or...

Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest
Oxford University Press (2004)
US$12.59

Here is an intriguing exploration of the ways in which the history of the Spanish Conquest has been...