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81 LEBOR, Adam A Heart Turned East: Among the Muslims of Europe and America
London Little Brown & Company 1997 0316878030 / 9780316878036 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition in Near Fine Dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 322pages. ID9979 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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82 LEITHAUSER, Joachim Worlds Beyond the Horizon
London Allen & Unwin 1956 1st UK Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Some age-darkening to DJ spine and edges and light wear to book edges and corners. Black & white illustrations. 371pages A history of discovery and adventures from the days of Columbus. Translated from the German by Hugh Merrick ID824 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Chambers Dictionary of World History, Lenman, Bruce P. [Editor]
83 Lenman, Bruce P. [Editor] Chambers Dictionary of World History
Edinburgh Chambers 2004 0550130004 / 9780550130006 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 950 pages ID234465 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Cleopatra, Lindsay, Jack
84 Lindsay, Jack Cleopatra
London Constable & Co. Ltd 1971 0094570000 / 9780094570009 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 560 pages ID296346 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Living Past the Great Civilizations of Mankind, Lissner, Ivar
85 Lissner, Ivar The Living Past the Great Civilizations of Mankind
London The Reprint Society 1960 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ edgeworn. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 448 pages. ID4259 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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One Day The Soldiers Came. Voices of Children In War, London, Charles
86 London, Charles One Day The Soldiers Came. Voices of Children In War
New York Harper Perennial 2007 0061463159 / 9780061463150 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour plates. A few pages are lightly creased at corners. Illustrated with colour plates and black and white maps. xviii, 265 pages + 16pages of P.S. Charles London takes the reader into the world of refugee children; their remarkable stories and drawings offer an indelible portrait of war. ID281222 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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87 Longmate, Norman The Water-Drinkers
London Hamish Hamilton 1968 241015203 Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. DJ has some werar to edges. Illustrated with Black and White plates. xiii, 322 pages Indispensible to an understanding of nineteenth century history and fiction. ID240612 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Vikings!, Magnusson, Magnus
88 Magnusson, Magnus Vikings!
London The Bodley Head 1980 0370302729 / 9780370302720 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 320 pages ID150064 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A History of Reading., Manguel, Alberto
89 Manguel, Alberto A History of Reading.
London Flamingo 1997 0006546811 / 9780006546818 Reprint Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Very Good condition. 372 pages A history of reading. ID289180 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Lily and the Lion Royal France Great Britain [The Rise and Fall of Empires Series], Mansel, Philip and Winks, Robin
90 Mansel, Philip and Winks, Robin The Lily and the Lion Royal France Great Britain [The Rise and Fall of Empires Series]
London Cassell & Company Ltd 1981 0304307610 / 9780304307616 1st Edition Hardcover 
Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good+ dustjacket - now protected in purpose made plastic sleeve. Colour illustrations. The 9th volume in the "Rise and Fall of Empires" series. A lovely book in excellent condition. 168pages+ index Looks at these two great empires with carefully researched text and an unrivalled collection of colour illustrations. ID174376 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Sixties Cultural Revolution in Britain, France, Italy, and the United States, C.1958-C.1974, Marwick, Arthur
91 Marwick, Arthur The Sixties Cultural Revolution in Britain, France, Italy, and the United States, C.1958-C.1974
Oxford Oxford University Press 1998 019210022X / 9780192100221 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. xix, 903 pages A monumental study of social and political change in Europe and the United States. ID273656 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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92 May, Robin The Gold Rushes : From California to the Klondike
South Melbourne Macmillan 1977 0333229665 / 9780333229668 Hardback 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 120 pages ID238763 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Secret of Chanel No. 5, Mazzeo, Tilar J.
93 Mazzeo, Tilar J. The Secret of Chanel No. 5
New York Harper 2010 0062048481 / 9780062048486 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 281 pages ID295104 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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94 McCullough, David Brave Companions. Portraits in History
New York Simon & Schuster 1992 0671792768 / 9780671792763 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 240 pages Profiles of exceptional men and women, past and present, who have not only shaped the course of history or changed how we see the world but whose stories express much that is timeless about the human condition. ID263888 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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95 McEvedy, Colin The Penguin Atlas of Medieval History
London Penguin 1985 0140511520 / 9780140511529 Softcover 
Oblong Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Slight cracking to spine. Colour and black & white maps drawn by John Woodcock. 96 pages In 40 maps is the history of the great nomadic conquerors - Huns, Avars, Mongols and Turks, the Vikings, Normans and Crusaders. ID253748 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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1434: The Year a Chinese Fleet Sailed to Italy and Ignited the Renaissance, Menzies, Gavin
96 Menzies, Gavin 1434: The Year a Chinese Fleet Sailed to Italy and Ignited the Renaissance
London Harpercollins [Harper Collins Publisher] 2008 0007275862 / 9780007275861 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 368 pages ID260694 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Popular Revolutions of the Late Middle Ages, Mollat, M. and Wolff, P.
97 Mollat, M. and Wolff, P. The Popular Revolutions of the Late Middle Ages
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1973 0049400401 / 9780049400405 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Black & white illustrations. Slight bleeding of coloured top edge to prelims. A nice copy. 323 pages Great Revolutions Series No 6. From the eleventh to the thirteenth century Europe passed through a phase of democratic and economic expansion involving some social regrouping, together with a certain accentuation of differences of fortune and the development of new methods of production. But a general increase in welfare prevented the social conflicts from breaking out. Then in the thirteenth century the expansion ran out of steam and from about 1280 disturbances arose. ID227312 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Romanovs 1613-1918, Montefiore, Simon Sebag
98 Montefiore, Simon Sebag The Romanovs 1613-1918
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2016 0297852663 / 9780297852667 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bookplate to the preliminary pages. Illustrated with Colour & Black and White plates. 745 pages The intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas. ID287584 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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99 Olmert, Michael Milton's Teeth and Ovid's Umbrella: Curiouser and Curiouser Adventures in History
New York Touchstone 1996 0684801647 / 9780684801643 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Numbers neatly inked to upper corner of front free endpaper. Some age-yellowing to inside covers. 256 pages The extraordinary history of ordinary things. ID265956 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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100 Owen, G.L. The Betterment of Man: A Rational History of Western Civilisation
New York G.P. Putnam and Sons 1974 0399111409 / 9780399111402 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected. b/w illustrations 332pages ID237 
Price: 16.50 AUD
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