Venue: Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts, 280 Pitt St, Sydney 2000.
Date & Time: Wednesday 19 November 2014, 12:30pm-1:30pm
Tom Keneally Centre Reading
Thomas Keneally shines a light on the lives and deeds of our countrymen and women, both known and unknown in the third volume of his history, ...Australians: Flappers to Vietnam. Taking up the story at the end of the Great War, he explores our development as a nation during the tumultuous 20th century.
About Australians: Flappers to ...show more
Paperback edition good condition
Many books have been written by officers, historians and military experts on the part the Anzacs played in the Dardanelles campaign during the First World War. There are very few by the ordinary soldier.
Roy Kyle started writing this memoir at the age of 89 a...nd almost completed it before he died. A typical Anzac, fiercely patriotic, he enlisted in the A.I.F. in 1915, several months under-age. He spent his eighteenth birthday in the terrible trenches of ...show more
Emissary by Fiona McIntosh
Book 2 in the "Percheron" series
BRAND NEW Tradesize PAPERBACK
Price tag $32.99
Weight: 655 grams without packaging
Odalisque Ana is resigned to life in Percheron's famed harem and has little more than a blood–soake...d veil to remind her that Spur Lazar, the man she loves, is dead. She is closely watched by the scheming Grand Master Eunuch, Salmeo, and the cunning and cruel Valide Herezah. The Valide, unhappy at ...show more
ANGELS IN THE OUTBACK
The Australian Inland Mission. A Century of Service to the Outback
Rosenberg Publishing, 2012. 352 pages softcover. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Index
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This is a remarkable story told for the first time in all its detail and with the understanding of an ...show more
Double war time book deal! Hell's Battlefield and In The Shadow Of Gallipoli.
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Hell's Battlefield - The Australians in New Guinea in World War 2
Written by Phillip Bradley
Hell's Battlefield is the first book to tell the whole story of the Australians against th...e Japanese in Papua New Guinea during World War 2. Beyond the outline of dates, places and operations, Bradley reconstructs and brings to life the war from the perspective of the men who were there. ...show more
Dimensions: Framed 54cms x 44cms; unframed 44cmas x 35 cms .
Commodore Dacre Smyth (1923-2008) was a famous Australian naval officer and artist. As a naval officer, he participated at the D-Day landings and the Battle of the Coral Sea.
Four of his paintings have realized prices over US$1,000 in 200...9. US$1,083, US$1,517, US$1,733, US$1,950. This work has English and Australian RSL, historical, art & war interest.
This oil painting depicts Port Navas Creek Cornwall. Signed D.H.D Smyth 1967. En ...show more