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 History

Series:Elite Ser.

The Great Patriotic War began on 22 June 1941, when the Germans invaded the Soviet Union. Over 10 million Soviet soldiers took part in the war and of those about 12,600 earned the Soviet Union

Heroes of the Soviet Union, 1941-45
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Amid the Australian Army hospitals of World War I Egypt, two deeply determined individuals find the resilience of their love tested to its limits
It's 1911, and 21-year-old Evelyn Northey desperately wants to become a doctor. Her father ... read more

The Desert Nurse - A Grand Love Story Set in a Theatre of War
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 History

Reading Level:1 Fiction

1797. On a beach not far from the isolated settlement of Sydney, a fishing boat picks up three shipwreck survivors, distressed and terribly injured. They have walked hundreds of miles across a landscape whose features - and inhabitants-they have no way of comprehending. They have lost fou... read more

Preservation
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India was the jewel in the crown of the British Empire. There were vast riches to be exploited and vast numbers of people to be subjugated. How better to achieve these aims than by building a rail network that facilitated the export of ra... read more

Railways and the Raj: How the Age of Steam Transformed India
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 History

The story of life on earth unfolds in dramatic fashion in this amazing concertina picture book that takes readers from 4.6 billion years ago to the present day.
 
It's difficult to grasp the enormous changes life on Earth has undergone since it firs... read more

A Brief History of Life on Earth
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Australia Remember This Too! is a photographic celebration of nostalgia, particularly for Baby Boomers, 114,000 of whom follow the 'Australia Remember When' Facebook page, sharing their photos and memories.Remember Mike Willesee's A Current Affair from the '70s? ... read more

Australia Remember This Too!
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Honeysuckle Creek reveals the pivotal role that the tracking station at Honeysuckle Creek, near Canberra, played in the first moon landing. Andrew Tink gives a gripping account of the role of its direct... read more

Honeysuckle Creek: The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish, and Neil Armstrong's First Step
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Nineteenth century sailing ship voyages from Britain to Australia - the ships, the route, the crew, the passengers, and passenger diaries.

The Long Farewell - The Perilous Voyages of Settlers under Sail in the Great Migrations to Australia
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 History

Henry VIII is well known for his tumultuous relationships with women, and he is often defined by his many marriages. But what do we see if we take a different look? When we see Henry through the men in his life, a new perspective on this famous king emerges... ... read more

Henry VIII and the Men Who Made Him
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Combines a concise account of the history of the roads made by Len Beadell and the several men that comprised the Gunbarrel Road Construction Party, with a pictorial appreciation of some of the more scenic parts of these roads.

Len Beadell's Legacy: Australia's Atomic Bomb and Rocket Roads
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This book is a celebration of landscape and life, and is a visual feast with 137 colour photographs. Granite landforms have fascinated people the world over from the earliest of times. Australias Granite Wonderlands... read more

Australia's Granite Wonderlands: Rock of Ages' Intriguing Landscapes and Life
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Ghost Empire is a rare treasure--an utterly captivating blend of the historical and the contemporary, narrated by a master storyteller. The story is a revelation: a beautifully written ode to a lost civilization combined with a warmly observed fat... read more

Ghost Empire - A Journey to the Legendary Constantinople
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