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Mutiny on the Bounty 1789-1989

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Manorial Research PLC: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISPAC2


Paperback, First Edition, 375gms, 160 pages. Printed as a magazine including some advertisements, contains a series of stories regarding the mutiny aboard the Bounty. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, previous owner's name on inside cover, no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With ov... View more info

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Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK144


Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Ex-library book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition, with plastic cover, otherwise no other pre-loved ma... View more info

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Olympic Games, The: Sydney 2000 Special Edition

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, England, Dorling Kindersley Limited: 1999

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: SPO10


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised and updated edition, 1755g, 351pgs. All the athletes, events and results from Athens 1896 to Sydney 2000. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and sa... View more info

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Last Two Million Years, The

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, UK, The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS64


Hard cover, reprint, 2.2kg, 488pgs, illustrated endpapers. Looks at the history of mankind, from evolution through to today's nations. Book is in fair to good condition with mild spotting throughout, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock ... View more info

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Wild New Zealand

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, NSW, Readers' Digest: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISNAT19


Hard cover, first edition, 1785g, 317pgs, coloured endpapers. A brilliant collection of colour pictures brings to life the natural wonders of New Zealand. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them... View more info

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Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK217


Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, ... View more info

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How Did it Really Happen?

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS78


Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Great Museums of the World: National Museum Tokyo

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, UK, Paul Hamlyn Ltd: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISASI38


Hard cover, reprint, 1330g, 172pgs. This book includes fascinating analyses of each work of art by well-known art historians; the Director of the Museum contributes an introductory chapter and an account of the history of the buildings which form the museum and of the fabulous treasures which they house. Book is in good condition with moderate spotting on endpapers, and mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other ... View more info

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Earth, Its Wonders, Its Secrets, The: The World's Most Mysterious Places

By: N/A

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, UK, Readers' Digest: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS84


Hard cover, reprint, 1035g, 160pgs, coloured endpapers. Part of a Reader's Digest series. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Fifties in Pictures, The

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bath, UK, Parragon Book: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS86


Hard cover, first edition, 686g, 256pgs, coloured endpapers. One of a series of books that together provide a comprehensive pictorial history of the 20th century, decade by decade. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books i... View more info

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Australians From Everywhere: Rogues, Misfits and Adventurers Who Formed a New Society

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kensington, Australia, Bay Books:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISAUS507


Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1005gms, 280 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The hinge is begin to crack from the text block revealing the webbing at the front endpaper. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Knowledge: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUHIS10


Softcover, first edition, 98g, 16pgs. This is issue #7 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's Prime Ministers and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Knowledge: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUHIS11


Softcover, first edition, 100g, 16pgs. This is issue #9 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's involvement in World War II and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mountbatten: Eighty Years in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK307


Hardcover, first edition, 880g, 224pgs, family tree on endpapers, black & white and colour photographs. There is, as Lord Mountbatten writes, great pleasure to be taken from leafing through a family album. Turn these pages and you will be taken on a journey throughout the twentieth century that no other can rival. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket is in fair condition with modera... View more info

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Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The

By: N/A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR128


Softcover, reprint, 218gms, 309 pages. The story of Heloise and Abelard remains one of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Pocket History of Australia: From Aboriginal Arrival to the Present Day

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wingfield, SA, Australia, Cameron House: 2002

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISAUS626


Soft card cover, edition not stated, 236gms, 193 pages. Book is in very condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wild New Zealand

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, NSW, Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Limited: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISNAT33


Hardcover with black laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1615gms, 320pgs, black endpapers. A brilliant collection of colour pictures brings to life the natural wonders of New Zealand. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Spy Went Dancing, The: My Further Adventures as an Undercover Agent

By: Aline, Countess of Romanones

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA98


Hardcover, first edition, 654g, 319pgs, coloured endpapers. It is 1966: the war has been over for more than twenty years when an ace operative, code name "Tiger," is called out of semi-retirement by the CIA for a crucial mission: to uncover a highly placed NATO mole who is gravely threatening U.S. security. But "Tiger" is no ordinary spy; she is Aline, Countess of Romanones, an internationally prominent socialite who can mix naturally in the right Europea... View more info

Image for Human Christ, The: The Search For the Historical Jesus

Human Christ, The: The Search For the Historical Jesus

By: Allen, Charlotte

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, UK, Lion Publishing PLC: 1998

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: REL248


Softcover, first UK edition, 628g, 382pgs. With the authority of an historian and the clarity of a journalist, Charlotte Allen gives us a great astory of an endlessly fascinating subject - Jesus. This book examines the many varied images of Jesus and their relationships to the intellectual and cultural fashions of the last three centuries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved mark... View more info

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Himmler's Secret War: The Covert Peace Negotiations of Heinrich Himmler

By: Allen, Martin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Carroll & Graf Publishers: 2006

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO181


Hardcover with black and red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US edition, 634gms, 302 pages. An intriguing look at the last two years of the Third Reich, Heinrich Himmler's covert attempt at peace, and Churchill's elaborate ruse to use him against the Nazi High Command. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front endpaper has been removed. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition wi... View more info