Denna webbshop är stängd för köp.
Klicka här för mer information

Din sökning gav 3830 träffar. Klicka på titeln för mer information eller lägg den i din kundvagn direkt. Om Du inte hittar titeln vid sökning se Söktips

Fördjupa min sökning

  • The Songlines

    The Songlines
    av Bruce Chatwin

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780142422571

    For its twenty-fifth anniversary, a new edition of Bruce Chatwin's classic work with a new introduction by Rory StewartPart adventure, part novel of ideas, part spiritual autobiography, The Songlines is one of Bruce Chatwin's most famous books. Set…

  • Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age

    Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age
    av Marcus Rediker

    Övrigt - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781974936700

  • En ny värld

    En ny värld
    av K-G Olin

    Inbunden - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789529600267

    I sin nittonde populärhistoriska bok tar författaren K-G Olin oss med sig till Australien, Nya Zeeland och Stilla havet där en helt ny värld väntar emigranter, sjömän och upptäcktsresande. Eller vad sägs om kapten Cooks första expeditionen som rappo…

  • Tiki

    Tiki

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789088906909

    Created across the six islands of a remote archipelago in eastern Polynesia, the art of the Marquesas is one of the world's most distinctive and remarkable art traditions. Though exhibited in major museums around the world, Marquesan art is neverthe…

  • Tiki

    Tiki

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789088906916

    Created across the six islands of a remote archipelago in eastern Polynesia, the art of the Marquesas is one of the world's most distinctive and remarkable art traditions. Though exhibited in major museums around the world, Marquesan art is neverthe…

  • Reading by Numbers

    Reading by Numbers
    av Katherine Bode

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783083084

    'Reading by Numbers: Recalibrating the Literary Field' proposes and demonstrates a new digital approach to literary history. Drawing on bibliographical information on the Australian novel in the AustLit database, the book addresses debates and issue…

  • Reading by Numbers

    Reading by Numbers
    av Katherine Bode

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857284549

  • Aboriginal Australians: A History Since 1788

    Aboriginal Australians: A History Since 1788
    av Richard Broome

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781760528218

    In the creation of any new society, there are winners and losers. So it was with Australia as it grew from a colonial outpost to an affluent society. Richard Broome tells the history of Australia from the standpoint of the original Australians: thos…

  • Voices of the First Day

    Voices of the First Day
    av Robert Lawlor

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780892813551

    Explores the ancient culture of the Australian aborigines and how it has given them the ability to live in complete harmony with the earth and its creatures

  • Vietnam War US & Allied Combat Equipments

    Vietnam War US & Allied Combat Equipments
    av Gordon L. Rottman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472819055

    Over the eight years of the Vietnam War, US forces used three major types of equipment sets, with numerous modifications for particular circumstances. Different equipments were also used by Special Forces, the South Vietnamese, and other allied grou…

  • The Mongols

    The Mongols
    av David Morgan

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405135399

    The revised second edition of this highly praised introduction to the Mongol Empire takes account of recent scholarship in the field. * Provides an overview of the government, religion, and politics of the Mongolian Empire * Considers the effects of…

  • Replenishing the Earth

    Replenishing the Earth
    av James Belich

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199604548

    Why are we speaking English? Replenishing the Earth gives a new answer to that question, uncovering a 'settler revolution' that took place from the early nineteenth century that led to the explosive settlement of the American West and its forgotten…

  • Replenishing the Earth

    Replenishing the Earth
    av James Belich

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199297276

    Why does so much of the world speak English? Replenishing the Earth gives a new answer to that question, uncovering a 'settler revolution' that took place from the early nineteenth century that led to the explosive settlement of the American West an…

  • Biggest Estate on Earth

    Biggest Estate on Earth
    av Bill Gammage

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781743311325

    Across Australia, early Europeans commented again and again that the land looked like a park. With extensive grassy patches and pathways, open woodlands and abundant wildlife, it evoked a country estate in England. Bill Gammage has discovered this w…

  • The Reef: A Passionate History: The Great Barrier Reef from Captain Cook to Climate Change

    The Reef: A Passionate History: The Great Barrier Reef from Captain Cook to Climate Change
    av Iain McCalman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780374535346

    Stretching 1,400 miles along the Australian coast and visible from space, the Great Barrier Reef is home to three thousand individual reefs, more than nine hundred islands, and thousands of marine species, and has alternately been viewed as a deadly…

  • Pacific Worlds

    Pacific Worlds
    av Matt K. Matsuda

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521715669

    Asia, the Pacific Islands and the coasts of the Americas have long been studied separately. This essential single-volume history of the Pacific traces the global interactions and remarkable peoples that have connected these regions with each other a…

  • Pacific Worlds

    Pacific Worlds
    av Matt K. Matsuda

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521887632

    Asia, the Pacific Islands and the coasts of the Americas have long been studied separately. This essential single-volume history of the Pacific traces the global interactions and remarkable peoples that have connected these regions with each other a…

  • Naven

    Naven
    av Gregory Bateson

    Häftad - 1958 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804705202

    "Naven" is the name of a peculiar ritual practiced by Iatmul, a head-hunting tribe of New Guinea.Th e ceremony is performed to congratulate members of the tribe upon the completion of notable accomplishments, among which homicide ranks highest. Ordi…

  • The Lumen Seed

    The Lumen Seed

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781942084242

    The Lumen Seed sensitively depicts a cultural dialogue taking place before a backdrop of offenses against the Australian continent, as well as a history of systematic discrimination against indigenous peoples on the part of the country's white popul…

  • A History of Australia

    A History of Australia
    av Mark Peel

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137605498

    This vivid, multi-dimensional history considers the key cultural, social, political and economic events of Australia's history. Deftly weaving these issues into the wider global context, Mark Peel and Christina Twomey provide an engaging overview of…

  • A History of Australia

    A History of Australia
    av Mark Peel

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137605481

    This vivid, multi-dimensional history considers the key cultural, social, political and economic events of Australia's history. Deftly weaving these issues into the wider global context, Mark Peel and Christina Twomey provide an engaging overview of…

  • Follow The Rabbit Proof Fence

    Follow The Rabbit Proof Fence
    av Doris Pilkington

    Storpocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780702233555

    This is an extraordinary story of courage and faith. It is based on the actual experiences of three girls who fled from the repressive life of Moore River Native Settlement, following along the rabbit-proof fence back to their homelands. Assimilatio…

  • A History of Southeast Asia

    A History of Southeast Asia
    av Anthony Reid

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118513002

    A History of Southeast Asia: Critical Crossroads presents a comprehensive history of Southeast Asia from our earliest knowledge of its civilizations and religious patterns up to the present day. * Incorporates environmental, social, economic, and ge…

  • A History of Southeast Asia

    A History of Southeast Asia
    av Anthony Reid

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780631179610

    A History of Southeast Asia: Critical Crossroads presents a comprehensive history of Southeast Asia from our earliest knowledge of its civilizations and religious patterns up to the present day. * Incorporates environmental, social, economic, and ge…

  • Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia

    Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia
    av Harold G. Cogger

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781486309696

    Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia is a complete guide to Australia's rich and varied herpetofauna, including frogs, crocodiles, turtles, tortoises, lizards and snakes. For each of the 1218 species there is a description of its appearance, distrib…

  • Polynesian Navigation & the Discovery of New Zealand

    Polynesian Navigation & the Discovery of New Zealand
    av Jeff Evans

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781877514159

    The Polynesian navigator Kupe is credited with the discovery of the land his expedition named Aotearoa, land of the long white cloud. How did he and the many canoes that followed find their way without modern navigational techniques through perilous…

  • How Labour Built Neoliberalism

    How Labour Built Neoliberalism
    av Elizabeth Humphrys

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781642590685

    Why do we always assume it was the New Right that was at the centre of constructing neoliberalism? How might corporatism have advanced neoliberalism? And, more controversially, were the trade unions only victims of neoliberal change, or did they pla…

  • New Zealand Infantryman vs German Motorcycle Soldier

    New Zealand Infantryman vs German Motorcycle Soldier
    av David Greentree

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472817105

    In April 1941, as Churchill strove to counter the German threat to the Balkans, New Zealand troops were hastily committed to combat in the wake of the German invasion of Greece where they would face off against the German Kradschutzen - motorcycle t…

  • The Toughest Fighting in the World

    The Toughest Fighting in the World
    av George H. Johnston

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594161513

    Following their attacks on Pearl Harbor, the Dutch East Indies, and the Philippines, the Japanese invaded New Guinea in early 1942 as part of their attempt to create a Pacific empire. Control of New Guinea would enable Japan to establish large army,…

  • A History of China

    A History of China
    av Morris Rossabi

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781577181132

    Capturing China s past in all its complexity, this multi-faceted history portrays China in the context of a larger global world, while incorporating the narratives of Chinese as well as non-Chinese ethnic groups and discussing people traditionally l…

  • A History of China

    A History of China
    av Morris Rossabi

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781557860781

    Capturing China s past in all its complexity, this multi-faceted history portrays China in the context of a larger global world, while incorporating the narratives of Chinese as well as non-Chinese ethnic groups and discussing people traditionally l…

  • A Very Rude Awakening

    A Very Rude Awakening
    av Peter Grose

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781760633301

    On the night of 31 May 1942, Sydney was doing what it does best: partying. The theatres, restaurants, dance halls, illegal gambling dens, clubs and brothels offered plenty of choice to roistering sailors, soldiers and airmen on leave in Australia's…

  • The Explorers

    The Explorers

    Övrigt - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802137197

    In this lively collection of stories of adventure and discovery, "The Explorers" tells the epic saga of the conquest and settlement of Australia. Flannery presents 67 accounts that convey the sense of wonder along with the dimensions of struggle.

  • New Zealand Level 2 Elementary/Lower-intermediate

    New Zealand Level 2 Elementary/Lower-intermediate
    av Margaret Johnson

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9788483234884

    This award-winning graded readers series is full of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. From Maori traditions, such as the world-famous Haka dance, to its stunning geography, the 'Land of the Long White…

  • A Concise History of New Zealand

    A Concise History of New Zealand
    av Philippa Mein Smith

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107402171

    New Zealand was the last major landmass, other than Antarctica, to be settled by humans. The story of this rugged and dynamic land is beautifully narrated, from its origins in Gondwana some 80 million years ago to the twenty-first century. Philippa…

  • Animals Count

    Animals Count

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367855987

    Whether their populations are perceived as too large, just right, too small or non-existent, animal numbers matter to the humans with whom they share environments. Animals in the right numbers are accepted and even welcomed, but when they are seen t…

  • Animals Count

    Animals Count

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815381365

    Whether their populations are perceived as too large, just right, too small or non-existent, animal numbers matter to the humans with whom they share environments. Animals in the right numbers are accepted and even welcomed, but when they are seen t…

  • Amphibious Assault Falklands: the Battle of San Carlos Water

    Amphibious Assault Falklands: the Battle of San Carlos Water
    av Michael Clapp

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844155064

    Since he was in charge of the amphibious operations in the Falklands War, it goes without saying that there is no one better qualified to tell the story of that aspect of the campaign than Commodore Michael Clapp. Here he describes, with considerabl…

  • The Dickens Boy

    The Dickens Boy
    av Thomas Keneally

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529345070

    By the author of Schindler's Ark and master storyteller, Thomas Keneally, a vibrant novel about Charles Dickens' son and his adventures in the Australian Outback. In 1868, Charles Dickens dispatches his youngest child to Australia. Like his brother…

  • We, the Navigators

    We, the Navigators
    av David Lewis

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824815820

    This new edition includes a discussion of theories about traditional methods of navigation developed during recent decades, the story of the renaissance of star navigation throughout the Pacific, and material about navigation systems in Indonesia, S…

  • Dreamtime Reading Cards: Connect with the Ancient Spirit and Nature of Australia

    Dreamtime Reading Cards: Connect with the Ancient Spirit and Nature of Australia
    av Laura Bowen

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781925017434

    Drawing on the ancient wisdom and spirit of Aboriginal Australia, Laura Bowen has created the DREAMTIME READING CARDS using indigenous dot painting techniques. These beautiful cards are powerful meditations, showing you the world with a new pair of…

  • Gallipoli

    Gallipoli
    av Peter Hart

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199361274

    One of the most famous battles in history, the WWI Gallipoli campaign began as a bold move by the British to capture Constantinople, but this definitive new history explains that from the initial landings--which ended with so much blood in the sea i…

  • Fair Game

    Fair Game
    av Steve Cannane

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909269460

    FAIR GAME: a policy by which enemies of Scientology can be, according to L. Ron Hubbard, 'deprived of property or injured by any means by any Scientologist without any discipline of the Scientologist. May be tricked, sued or lied to or destroyed.'Fr…

  • Why Australia Prospered

    Why Australia Prospered
    av Ian W. McLean

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691171333

    This book is the first comprehensive account of how Australia attained the world's highest living standards within a few decades of European settlement, and how the nation has sustained an enviable level of income to the present. Why Australia Prosp…

  • Why Australia Prospered

    Why Australia Prospered
    av Ian W. McLean

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691154671

    This book is the first comprehensive account of how Australia attained the world's highest living standards within a few decades of European settlement, and how the nation has sustained an enviable level of income to the present. Why Australia Prosp…

  • Australian History for Dummies

    Australian History for Dummies
    av Alex McDermott

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781742169996

    Created especially for the Australian customer Exciting and informative history of the land down under Australian History For Dummies is your tour guide through the important events of Australia's past, introducing you to the people and events that…

  • Country, Kin and Culture: Survival of an Australian Aboriginal Community

    Country, Kin and Culture: Survival of an Australian Aboriginal Community
    av Claire Smith

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781862545755

    When Captain Cook landed on Australian shores he came into contact with one of the most dynamic, culturally rich and socially sophisticated societies that had ever existed. This book documents how one such community drew upon their sense of country,…

  • War At The End Of The World

    War At The End Of The World
    av James P. Duffy

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780451418302

    A harrowing account of an epic, yet nearly forgotten, battle of World War II--General Douglas MacArthur's four-year assault on the Pacific War's most hostile battleground: the mountainous, jungle-cloaked island of New Guinea. One American soldier ca…

  • The New Zealand Wars, A History Of The Maori Campaigns And The Pioneering Period (Volume I) (1845-1864)

    The New Zealand Wars, A History Of The Maori Campaigns And The Pioneering Period (Volume I) (1845-1864)
    av James Cowan

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789354441134

    The New Zealand Wars, A History Of The Maori Campaigns And The Pioneering Period (Volume I) (1845-1864) has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for futur…

  • Victoria and Its Metropolis, Past and Present. Vol. 1 by A. Sutherland; Vol. 2 by Various Authors. Illustrated Vol. I.

    Victoria and Its Metropolis, Past and Present. Vol. 1 by A. Sutherland; Vol. 2 by Various Authors. Illustrated Vol. I.
    av Anonymous

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781241435486

    Title: Victoria and its Metropolis, past and present. Vol. 1 by A. Sutherland; vol. 2 by various authors. Illustrated.]Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one…

  • Skin Deep

    Skin Deep
    av Liz Conor

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781742588070

    Skin Deep looks at the preoccupations of European-Australians in their encounters with Aboriginal women and the tropes, types, and perceptions that seeped into everyday settler-colonial thinking. Early erroneous and uninformed accounts of Aboriginal…

  • Batavia

    Batavia
    av Peter Fitzsimons

    Övrigt - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781486218936

    The story begins in 1629, when the pride of the Dutch East India Company, the Batavia, is on its maiden voyage en route from Amsterdam to the Dutch East Indies, laden down with the greatest treasure to leave Holland. The magnificent ship is already…

  • My Tropic Isle

    My Tropic Isle
    av E J Banfield

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780554316826

  • My Tropic Isle

    My Tropic Isle
    av E J Banfield

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781426421716

  • Radio Astronomer

    Radio Astronomer
    av Peter Robertson

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781742235455

    The leading Australian astronomer of his generation, John Bolton (1922-93), was born in Sheffield and educated at Cambridge University. After wartime service in the Royal Navy, he arrived in Sydney and joined the CSIRO Radiophysics Laboratory. In th…

  • Sexual Encounters

    Sexual Encounters
    av Lee Wallace

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801488320

    European literary, artistic, and anthropological representation has long viewed the Pacific as the site of heterosexual pleasures. The received wisdom of these accounts is based on the idea of female bodies unrestrained by civilization. In a revisio…

  • Sexual Encounters

    Sexual Encounters
    av Lee Wallace

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801441219

    European literary, artistic, and anthropological representation has long viewed the Pacific as the site of heterosexual pleasures. The received wisdom of these accounts is based on the idea of female bodies unrestrained by civilization. In a revisio…

  • Las Voces del Desierto / Mutant Message Down Under

    Las Voces del Desierto / Mutant Message Down Under
    av Marlo Morgan

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9788498722680

    Marlo Morgan no tenia edad ni talante de aventurera, pero la realidad se le impuso con la fuerza y el poder que suelen trasmitirnos las grandes experiencias. As fue como vivi una odisea fascinante: un viaje a pie por el desierto australiano en compa…

  • Hawaiki Rising

    Hawaiki Rising
    av Sam Low

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824875244

    Attuned to a world of natural signs-the stars, the winds, the curl of ocean swells-Polynesian explorers navigated for thousands of miles without charts or instruments. They sailed against prevailing winds and currents aboard powerful double canoes t…

  • My Escape to Terra Australis

    My Escape to Terra Australis
    av Gerry Dubbin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780994598622

    My Escape to Terra AustralisAustralia's history since Captain James Cook's landing in 1770 has been recorded by a long list of historians. This book provides a shorter but equally absorbing account of life in Australia, tracing the life and times of…

  • The Painted King

    The Painted King
    av Glenn Wharton

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824834951

    The famous statue of Kamehameha I in downtown Honolulu is one of the state's most popular landmarks. Many tourists and residents however, are unaware that the statue is a replica; the original, cast in Paris in the 1880s and the first statue in the…

  • The Painted King

    The Painted King
    av Glenn Wharton

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824836122

    The famous statue of Kamehameha I in downtown Honolulu is one of the state's most popular landmarks. Many tourists and residents however, are unaware that the statue is a replica; the original, cast in Paris in the 1880s and the first statue in the…