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A CENTURY OF EMANCIPATION
Harris, John
Dent, 1933  1933 
  green cloth, faded spine, no d/w, very minor foxing on half title otherwise clean white copy. Po name on ffl. 287pp Slavery. Includes Abolishionists, Emancipators, Wilberforce, The Asiento, Attitudes of Burke, Pitt, Fox, Wellington, Sturge, Gladstone, The Religious Bodies, Buxton, Conference at Cromer Hall, Canning, Planters, Colonials, Slaves, Revolt, Mauritius, Hottentots of South Africa, Decision of 1830, Cruelties of Slavery, The Aftermath of Slavery, Coolie Labour, Indians, floggings, the French, the Recruiters, Fines, Half Free, Aborigines protection, Kaffir War, nine principles of government, Victorian Struggles, Servitude of Rubber and Cocoa, The Congo, Putumayo Rubber. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21397  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Left-Handed History of the World
Wright, Ed
ISBN: 9781740458108
Pier 9, Sydney, 2007  2007 
  4to. softcover. 256pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good+. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61257  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Short History of Culture from Prehistory to the Renascence
LINDSAY, JACK
Studio Books London, 1962  1962 
  A study of central cultural themes from ancient times through to the Renaissance. 440pp. 8vo. Textured papered boards. Biblio & index. B/w plates & line illustrations. d/w clipped, good with shelf wear, and same copy. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20321  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Age Of Chivalry. Art in Plantagenet England, 1200-1400
J Alexander
ISBN: 0297791826
Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1987  1987 
  4to hardcover 575pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. Scarce in hardcover. 
Price: $75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27298  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Bonaparte in Egypt
Herold, J Christopher
London.: Hamish Hamilton. 1962  1962 
  8vo. hardcover. 424pp. index, b/w illus. very good. / fair, chipped d/w. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32667  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Chambers Dictionary of World History
Boyd, Katharine (Editor)
ISBN: 0550150056
Chambers 1994  1994 
  8vo softcover 1008pp very good. A 7,500-entry encyclopedia. More than 40 contributors from British universities prepared the text, which consists of 50- to 400-word entries in a strict A-Z format. Cross-references are used extensively to direct the reader to related entries. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 44285  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Freedom From Fear: The Slave and His Emancipation
Sherrard, O. A.
The Bodley Head, London, 1959.  1959 
  8vo. hardcover. 200pp. index. very good. / very good d/w. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55889  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Great Mysteries of History
Platnick, Kenneth
ISBN: 0880291575
Barnes & Noble 1993  1993 
  8vo hardcover 224pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35185  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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History and National Life
Mandler, Peter
ISBN: 1861974698
London, Profile Books 2002  2002 
  8vo. hardcover. 182pp. index, very good, page edges slightly browned. / Very good d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 45785  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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History's Greatest Scandals: Shocking Stories of Powerful People
Wright, Ed
ISBN: 1740458095
PIER 9 2006  2006 
  8vo black leatherette boards, hardcover 256pp b/w illus. near fine. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40632  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Joan Of Arc
Lucie-Smith, Edward
ISBN: 0713908572
Allen Lane Penguin Books, London, 1976.  1976 
  8vo. hardcover. 327pp. index. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 50939  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Jumbo's Hide, Elvis's Ride, and the Tooth of Buddha: More Marvelous Tales of Historical Artifacts
Rachlin, Harvey
ISBN: 0805056831
Henry Holt & Company 2000  2000 
  8vo hardcover 372pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40558  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Millennium. tribal wisdom and the modern world
Maybury-Lewis, David
ISBN: 0670846066
New York, NY. London. Viking. 1992  1992 
  4to hardcover 398pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30032  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Out of the fiery furnace : the impact of metals on the history of mankind
Raymond, Robert
South Melbourne Macmillan 1984  1984 
  4to hardcover 274pp. index, colour illus. very good / very good d/w 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24895  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Bligh notebook: Rough account, Lieutenant Wm. Bligh's voyage in the Bounty's launch from the ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor, 28 April to 14 June 1789 : with a draft list of the Bounty mutineers
Bligh. Edited by John Bach
ISBN: 0049090321
North Sydney Allen & Unwin in association with the National Library of Australia 1987  1987 
  8vo hardcover 336pp b/w illus, 2 fold-out. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63836  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The City Shaped : Urban Patterns and Meanings Through History
Kostof, Spiro
ISBN: 0821218670
Bullfinch Press, 1991  1991 
  Small Square 4to. hardcover. 352pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w with two small tears at bottom of spine(repaired). 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 51815  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The End of the World
Lapham, Lewis H. (editor)
ISBN: 0312252641
Thomas Dunne Books, New York 2000  2000 
  8vo. softcover. 297pp. Very good. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53537  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Four Voyages of Columbus - unabriged in one volume.
Edited by Cecil Jane
Dover 1988  1988 
  8vo. Softcover. Very good. 606pp. A History in Eight Documents, including Five by Christopher Columbus, in the Original Spanish, with English Translations. Supplemented with extensive notes, maps and bibliograpy. Columbus' voyage westward in 1492, finishing with his voyage to the Indies. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55045  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Great Pretenders: The True Stories behind Famous Historical Mysteries
Bondeson, Jan
ISBN: 0393019691
W. W. Norton & Company 2004  2004 
  8vo hardcover 326pp, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41631  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Lords of New Spain
De Zorita, Alonso
London: Pheonix House, 1965  1965 
  8vo. hardcover. 328pp. index. b/w illus. very good. / very good, lightly chipped d/w. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20439  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Map That Changed the World
Winchester, Simon
ISBN: 0670884073
Viking, London 2001  2001 
  8vo hardcover 338pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w. Winchester tells the fascinating story of 'Strata' Smith, a man who crossed boundaries of class, wealth and science to produce a map that fundamentally changed the way we view the world. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55838  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The March of Man: A Chronological Record of Peoples and Events from Prehistoric Times to the Present Day
Dawson, Lawrence H. (editor)
New York Ency Britannica 1935  1935 
  4to. maroon cloth hardcover. Contains Historical Atlas, fold-out time charts backed in cloth and 64 historical plates with a facing explanation/title page for each. very good, wear to top of spine. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37577  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Morbid Age
Overy, Richard
ISBN: 0141003251
Penguin Books, 2010  2010 
  8vo softcover 522pp index, b/w illus. very good. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54570  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Oxford History of the Classical World
Boardman, John, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray
ISBN: 0192852361
Oxford 1995  1995 
  Fat, sm. 4to. Softcover. 882pp. Very good+. Index. Illustrated throughout. This superbly illustrated book is divided into three main sections. The first, Greece , runs from the eighth to the fourth centuries BC, a period unparalleled in history for its brilliance in literature, philosophy, and the visual arts. The second, Greece and Rome , deals with the Hellenization of the Middle East by the monarchies established in the area conquered by Alexander the Great, the growth of Rome, and the impact of the two cultures on one another. The third, Rome , covers the foundation of the Roman Empire by Augustus and its consolidation in the first two centuries AD. An envoi discusses some aspects of the later Empire and its influence on western civilization, not least through the adoption of Christianity. 
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63227  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Rich Tide. Men, women, ideas and their transatlantic impact.
Frost, David & Shea, Michael.
ISBN: 0002174278
Collins 1986  1986 
  4to. hardcover. 392pp. indcex, b/w illus. fine. / very good d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39712  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Times Atlas of World Exploration
Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe (editor)
London, Times, 1991  1991 
  Folio hardcover. 286pp. index. colour illus, maps, endpaper maps. near fine. / very good d/w with creased top edge. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22297  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century
Friedman, Thomas L.
ISBN: 0374292884
Farrar, Straus and Giroux April 5, 2005  2005 
  8vo softcover 488pp very good. What Friedman means by "flat" is "connected": the lowering of trade and political barriers and the exponential technical advances of the digital revolution have made it possible to do business, or almost anything else, instantaneously with billions of other people across the planet. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54730  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Timelines of World History
Repp, Kevin
ISBN: 1858338549
Quadrillion Publishing 1998  1998 
  4to hardcover 160pp index, colour illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40366  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Twilight of the Young - Radical Movements of the 1960s and Their Legacy
Mehnert, Klaus
New York, Holt, Rinehart, 1976.  1976 
  8vo. hardcover. 428pp. index, very good. / very good, lightly chipped d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22454  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ways and Means of Communication: From Prehistory to the Present-Day
Borghi, Sergio. et.al.
Silvana Editoriale D'Arte, Milan, Italy, 1977  1977 
  4to. hardcover. 138pp. colour illus. very good. / very good d/w. 
Price: $60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36653  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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