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Rubicon

With the unstoppable rise of the Roman Republic over centuries, this book deals with its downfall under the command of Sula, Pompey and Caesar. Holland summaries the foundations of the Republic, its history...

The Great War

The book earned The Australian Book Industry Awards’ Book of the Year 2007 and the Prime Minister’s Prize for History, 2007. The emotional journey back to the Western Front is at times almost unbearably...

Tobruk

"Tobruk" narrates the taking of Tobruk as part of a general thrust in North Africa by Allied forces. The story of 1941's Battle of Tobruk (in Libya), in which more than 15,000 Australian troops - backed by...