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  • A Historian for All Seasons

    A Historian for All Seasons

    Essays for Geoffrey Bolton

    Edited by: Stuart Macintyre, Jenny Gregory, Lenore Layman

    Geoffrey Bolton was the most versatile and widely travelled of his generation of Australian historians. As a scholar, teacher, and commentator he enriched understanding of the country's regional mosaic, including some of its notable figures (and others...

    Ebooks - 9781925495614 - $ 39.95

  • The Belfast Jacobin

    The Belfast Jacobin

    Samuel Neilson and the United Irishmen

    By Kenneth L. Dawson

    The Belfast Jacobin is the first-ever biography of Samuel Neilson, a founding member of the Society of United Irishmen whose profound influence on the radical movement was to alter the course of Irish history. Samuel Neilson joined Wolfe Tone, Thomas Russell...

    Ebooks - 9781911024903 - $ 56.00

  • Required Reading

    Required Reading

    Literature in Australian Schools Since 1945

    Edited by: Tim Dolin, Jo Jones, Patricia Dowsett

    Required Reading examines for the first time what students have read and studied in the disciplines of English and literary studies at Australian schools and universities after 1945. On the basis of this primary evidence,...

    Ebooks - 9781925495584 - $ 39.95

  • Academic Writing and Referencing for your Nursing Degree

    Academic Writing and Referencing for your Nursing Degree

    By Jane Bottomley, Steven Pryjmachuk

    If you are embarking on a university nursing degree in the UK, the books in the Critical Study Skills series will help you acquire and develop the knowledge, skills, and strategies you need to achieve your goals. They provide support in all areas important...

    Ebooks - 9781911106982 - $ 23.00

  • Studying for your Nursing Degree

    Studying for your Nursing Degree

    By Jane Bottomley, Steven Pryjmachuk

    Studying for your Nursing Degree provides you with a sound knowledge and understanding of: the structure and culture of HE, and how nursing fits into it; what to expect, and what will be expected of you, as a university nursing student; teaching and assessment...

    Ebooks - 9781911106944 - $ 23.00

  • A Bloody Night

    The Irish at Rorke's Drift

    By Dan Harvey

    The word Zulu means 'heaven', but for the suddenly besieged and minute British garrison at Rorke's Drift, among them a key faction of Irish soldiers, it represented a hellish horde of warriors from the Zulu nation. A Bloody Night documents the terrifying struggle...

    Ebooks - 9781785371288 - $ 15.96

  • A Bloody Day

    The Irish at Waterloo

    By Dan Harvey

    Within the grand narrative of the Battle of Waterloo - one that marks the end of Napoleon's career as conqueror and the beginning of an extended peace in western Europe - little is known of the formidable efforts made by the Irish who supplemented...

    Ebooks - 9781785371271 - $ 15.96

  • UVF

    Behind the Mask

    By Aaron Edwards

    UVF: Behind the Mask is the gripping and shocking history of the Ulster Volunteer Force, from the formation of its post-1965 incarnation up to the present day. Aaron Edwards, who grew up in the Protestant working class community in North Belfast, blends rigorous research with...

    Ebooks - 9781785371257 - $ 20.00

  • The Civil War in Dublin

    The Civil War in Dublin

    The Fight for the Irish Capital, 1922-1924

    By John Dorney

    Description: While the Irish Civil War first erupted in Dublin, playing out through the seizure and eventual recapture of the Four Courts, it quickly swept over the entire country. In The Civil War in Dublin, John Dorney extends his study of...

    Ebooks - 9781785370915 - $ 52.00

  • Who's Afraid of International Law?

    Edited by: Raimond Gaita, Gerry Simpson

    Is there such a thing as an 'international law' of which to be afraid? Can international law be seen as a coherent set of norms? Or is it, rather, something experienced radically differently by different individuals and groups in different parts of the...

    Ebooks - 9781925377019 - $ 29.95