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History

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Non Fiction:History
   -Ancient History
   -Australian History

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Aboard Endeavour Cook's Voyage 1768 - 1771 [Used Book], Bruce Stannard
1 Bruce Stannard Aboard Endeavour Cook's Voyage 1768 - 1771 [Used Book]
Used 186388131X / 9781863881319 Paperback Scholastic 
Used Book light edge wear

Synopsis
The Endeavour story lies at the heart of Australia's origins as a nation. It is a story of great courage, high adventure, tenacity, and daring. It is a story which should inspire all Australia's, young and old alike. We ship aboard with the young midshipman, Isaac Smith, and through his eyes sail with Captain Cook on his first great voyage of circumnavigation and Pacific exploration. 
Price: 8.99 AUD

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Bubblefacts ... Ancient Rome [Used Book]
2 Bubblefacts ... Ancient Rome [Used Book]
Used, light reading wear, gift inscription on the inside cover, first page has the top corner clipped. 1842363913 / 9781842363911 Paperback Mile Kelly 
Get inside the heads of ancient Romans and see what they had to sya about the food they ate, the wars they fought and the games they played.

Suitable for middle primary students 
Price: 5.95 AUD

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Games From Long Ago [Used Book], Bobbie Kalman
3 Bobbie Kalman Games From Long Ago [Used Book]
Used 0865055211 / 9780865055216 Paperback Crabtree Publishing Historic Communities
Used Book light reading and edge wear

Synopsis
Contents:
Games of Yesteryear -- Silly Parlor Games -- Guessing Games -- Word Games -- Table Games -- Board Games -- Work-party Games -- Holiday Games -- Run For Your Seat! -- Outdoor Games -- Team Sports -- Classroom Games. 
Price: 7.99 AUD

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Pioneer Women of the Bush and Outback Used Book], Jennifer Isaacs
4 Jennifer Isaacs Pioneer Women of the Bush and Outback Used Book]
Used 1741108101 / 9781741108101 Paperback New Holland 
Used Book reading and edge wear - more so to the corners

Synopsis
Pioneer Women of the bush and Outback explores the history and influence of ordinary women of the Australian bush and country towns. Through family photographs, records and museum archives, Pioneer Women provides a unique portrait of how women set up and ran their remote bush homes and the work they did outside the home; shearing, droving, managing properties, teaching and governessing.
This book is a fascinating insight into the daily lives of women from a variety of backgrounds - including Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander women, English, Irish, Scottish and Welsh settlers, Chinese, Indian and German women. A wealth of photographs and memorabilia give a perspective on how the women of Australia have used their drive, stamina and resourcefulness to influence the history of the bush and outback. 
Price: 24.99 AUD

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Step Into the World of Ancient Egypt  [New Book] HC
5 Step Into the World of Ancient Egypt [New Book] HC
New 0755433890 / 9780755433896 Hardcover Robert Frederick 
Discover the extraordinary era of Ancient Egypt with this fun-to-learn and visually vibrant guide to civilisation.

Contents:
Land of the Pharaoh, Gods on Earth, Beliefs and Customs, Mummy Magic!, Daily Life, Arts and Crafts, Architecture, Games and Entertainment, Women in Ancient Egypt, Inventions and Discoveries

Information is presented in small sections with accompanying pictorial references.
Suitable for middle and upper primary students 
Price: 12.95 AUD

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The Pipeline C Y O'Connor Built  [Used Book] HC DJ, Joy Lefroy and Dianna Frylinck
6 Joy Lefroy and Dianna Frylinck The Pipeline C Y O'Connor Built [Used Book] HC DJ
Used 1920731601 / 9781920731601 Hardcover Sandcastle 
Used Book light reading wear

Synopsis
A lively celebration of the legendary C Y O'Connor's gigantic endeavor to build the pipeline from Mundaring Weir near Perth to the Kalgoorlie gold fields.

Information is presented in small sections with accompanying pictorial references.
Suitable for middle and upper primary students 
Price: 6.99 AUD

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