Jewish History

From The Jews Of Hope to Jewish Life, we can help you find the jewish history books you are looking for. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from Biblio.com, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.

Subcategories in Jewish History

Jewish History Books & Ephemera

The Jews Of Hope

The Jews Of Hope

by Gilbert, Martin

Jewish Life

Jewish Life

by Harap, Louis

Terowie Institute 130 Years A Social History of Terowie 1879-2009

Terowie Institute 130 Years A Social History of Terowie 1879-2009

by Gray, Marina & Wood, Philip

Adelaide: Published by Author. 2009. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 195 pages. The Terowie Institute dates back to 1879 and it has stood as a sentinel over a town steeped in history. It was the centre of the town's social and cultural being. This book tries to give the reader an overview of the happenings and events, the people and their lives in the 1880's and beyond. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for... Read more
Item Price
AU$30.00
Aunts Up The Cross

Aunts Up The Cross

by Dalton Robin

Australia: William Heinemann, 1997. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 225x145x16mm. Contains, Illustrations. 225x145x16mm+368g . . William Heinemann. Australia. 1997. 2nd Edition. . . : Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . . . Domestic_tracked_OR_registered_flat_rate_FOR_THIS_ITEM_Within_Australia:_AU$10.60
Item Price
AU$51.00
A Pictorial History of Queensland

A Pictorial History of Queensland

by Terry O'connor

Brisbane, Australia: Robert Brown & Assoc, 1996. Jacket has general wear to edges. Foxing to endpapers and title page. 288 pages with black and white illustrations. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Item Price
AU$20.00
Tales From a Sunburnt Country: Volume 1

Tales From a Sunburnt Country: Volume 1

by Cole, Lynn (ed)

Surry Hills, Australia: Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Limited, 1999. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictorial hardcover replicated on pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 600gms, 192 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This is volume 1 in a 2 volume set. In these two volumes, editors have selected more than 35 of their favourite pictures and places and stories from the great deserts to the humid and bountiful... Read more
Item Price
AU$12.00
A History of Prince Alfred College (Revised and Enlarged 2nd Edition)

A History of Prince Alfred College (Revised and Enlarged 2nd Edition)

by Gibbs, R.M

Adelaide: Peacock Publications. 2008. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Faint wrinkling to the upper edge of DJ. Illustrated Colour and Black & White Photographs. Signed by the author (the late Ron Gibbs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 393 pages. The story of one of Adelaide's major private schools, Prince Alfred College, from its... Read more
Item Price
AU$60.00
Early Chronicles of Cypress Land : Cooloola

Early Chronicles of Cypress Land : Cooloola

by Compiled By Ailsa R. Dawson

General wear to covers plus small scrape and chip at rear. Marks from a paperclip to top of first 2 pages. 74 page booklet with b/w illustrations. History of the Noosa area. . Stapled Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Item Price
AU$10.00
'Proceed to Hawker'  An operational and sometimes social history of the last years of the Quorn to Hawker section of the Great Northern Railway from 1957 to 1970

'Proceed to Hawker' An operational and sometimes social history of the last years of the Quorn to Hawker section of the Great Northern Railway from 1957 to 1970

by Evans, John

Adelaide: Railmac. 2008. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 152 pages. The Great Northern Railway was completed from Port Augusta across the Pichi Richi Pass to Quorn in 1879, Hergott Springs (now known as Marree) in 1883 and Oodnadatta in 1891. It was extended to Alice Springs by Commonwealth Railways in 1929, when it was renamed the Central Australia Railway. In 1957, a new standard gauge line was... Read more
Item Price
AU$30.00
The Italians

The Italians

by Cresciani, Gianfranco

Sydney, N.S.W., Australia: ABC Enterprises, 1985 The dust jacket has some wear, with a small tear in the front top-right corner. The page edges have a little spotting, and the back inside-cover has been stamped. 128 pages. Books listed here are not stored at the shop. Please contact us if you want to pick up a book from Newtown.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.
Item Price
AU$19.00
The Silver City

The Silver City

by Ion L. Idriess

In good condition - has markings from use - due to differing weights in books, postage maybe adjusted at checkout."Ion Idriess, bushman, prospector, and one of Australia's favourite tale-tellers, writes here the pioneering story of the silver-lead-zinc mines at Broken Hill from which has developed in the past fifty years Australia's vast iron and steel industry. Prosperity began with the silver rush of the 1880's. Shares multiplied their value 10,000 times in twelve-month. Magnificent opals were found,... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.00
Challenge and Response: A Study of the Development of the Gisborne East Coast Region

Challenge and Response: A Study of the Development of the Gisborne East Coast Region

by Oliver, W. H.; Thomson, Jane M

New Zealand: The East Coast Development Research Association , 1971. Red cloth lettered in gilt on spine. 251pp. includes Glossary & Index. B/w Plates including Canoes and Village at Poverty Bay, 1835; Ngatapa with Te Kooti's Pa, 1869; Gisborne in the 1860's & 1880 and many more of historical significance. A bright, fresh copy, umblemished. DJ has light shelfwear with one tiny nick to bottom edge. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -... Read more
Item Price
$25.00
The Great Race

The Great Race

by Hill, David

Sydney: William Heinemann Australia. 2012. Very Good condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 386 pages The race between the English and the French to complete the map of Australia. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Trade Paperback.
Item Price
AU$12.00
Aunty's Jubilee: Celebrating 50 Years of ABC TV

Aunty's Jubilee: Celebrating 50 Years of ABC TV

by Bowden, Tim; Borchers, Wendy

ABC Books, Sydney, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First impression. Size: Quarto. 317 pages. This book is available and ready to be shipped.. From its (at times) not-so-smooth launch in November 1956 from a studio in Kings Cross, some of the best-loved, most iconic programs in Australian memory have been seen on the ABC. Here are some memories you are sure to remember, some so vividly that it will seem like yesterday that you watched them - although it may have been... Read more
Item Price
AU$20.00
Damned Whores and God's Police: The Colonization of Women in Australia

Damned Whores and God's Police: The Colonization of Women in Australia

by Anne Summers

Penguin Books (Australia), Melbourne, 1977. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Good Condition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 494 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. The book has been read and carries some marks and creases. This book is available and ready to be shipped.. Ideology of sexism in Australia, the nexus of oppression, sexist stereotypes... Read more
Item Price
AU$17.95
The Northern Territory Coast [State Library of the Northern Territory Occasional Papers No 29]

The Northern Territory Coast [State Library of the Northern Territory Occasional Papers No 29]

by Knight, John

Darwin: State Library of the Northern Territory. 1992. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound.. 12 pages The text of a talk given by the author on 7 March 1990 as part of the "Under the Banyan Tree" series. . 1st thus. Softcover.
Item Price
AU$12.00
Broome: Landscapes and People

Broome: Landscapes and People

by Stuart, Donald (text by)

Fremantle, WA, Australia: Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1984. Book. Illus. by Garwood, Roger (photographer). Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Softcover, landscape format, reprint, 552gms, no page numbers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the half title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
Item Price
AU$15.00
A History of Australia

A History of Australia

by Barnard, Marjorie

Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1964. reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/good. Illustrator: Various. XII, 710 pages, decorated end pages, frontispiece map, three other maps within the text, 16 black-and-white photographs/reproductions of paintings, bibliography, index. "The history of Australia, from the beginnings of discovery and settlement to the present period of expansion and change, is he had told by a writer distinguished in the fields of both history and creative... Read more
Item Price
AU$15.02
A Patchwork Heritage Thirteen Australian Families

A Patchwork Heritage Thirteen Australian Families

by White, Sally

Melbourne: Collins Dove. 1986. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Spine a little faded. Top corner of front free end paper clipped. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 152 pages Loks at thirteen families who have contributed through the generations to law, medicine, agriculture, communication, entertainment and the arts, manufacturing, retailing, fishing and transport, sports. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
Item Price
AU$12.00
Presenting Australia

Presenting Australia

by Conlon, Dalys

Frenchs Forest, Australia: Child & Associates Publishing Pty Ltd, 1993. Book. Illus. by Andrews, Bill; Daews, Trevern, Green, Les; Higgins, Geoff; Solness, Peter; Wigney, Ian and Others (photography). Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Softcover, reprint edition, 1435gms, 334 pages. Includes 402 colour plates and 62 historic engravings. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, light discolouration to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved... Read more
Item Price
AU$10.00
Australia's Ancient Aboriginal Past. A Global Perspective

Australia's Ancient Aboriginal Past. A Global Perspective

by Johnson, Murray

Melbourne: Australian Scholarly Publishing. 2020. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. MINT - a NEW copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 260 pages. This book places the Aboriginal occupation of Australia within a broad framework of human evolution and habitation. The author discusses the pioneering studies that delve into the mists of antiquity, and he engages with current controversies, including the extinction of megafauna, land management practices, and social... Read more
Item Price
AU$42.95
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Australia

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Australia

by Susan Bambrick (editor)

Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 1996. 384 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. A comprehensive single volume reference. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Item Price
AU$12.00
Historisk Guide Till Australien (Written in Swedish)

Historisk Guide Till Australien (Written in Swedish)

by Chambers, John H

Lund, Sweden: Historiska Media, 1999. Book. Good. Soft cover. Edition Not Stated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, edition not stated, 494gms, 337pgs, written completely in Swedish. This book provides a short history of Australia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
Item Price
AU$28.00
Queensland in the 1860's : The Photography of Richard Daintree

Queensland in the 1860's : The Photography of Richard Daintree

by Ian G. Sanker

Brisbane, QLD, Australia: Queensland Museum, 1977. General wear to covers. 120 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. . Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Item Price
AU$15.00
Larrikins. 19th Century Outrage

Larrikins. 19th Century Outrage

by Murray, James

Melbourne: Lansdowne Press. 1973. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine a little sunned & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 208 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
Item Price
AU$15.00
In Women's Hands : A History of Clothing Trades Unionism in Australia

In Women's Hands : A History of Clothing Trades Unionism in Australia

by Ellem, Bradon

Australia: New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd, 1989. 333 pages with b/w photo's. This book, which is the first history of a women's industrial union in Australia, examines the role played by union structures in achieving the aims of the membership. How did it meet the challenges brought about by its own internal contradictions and conflicts? . Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Item Price
AU$10.00
Reef Pilots. The History of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Pilot Service

Reef Pilots. The History of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Pilot Service

by Foley, John H.C. Capt

Sydney: Banks Bros. & Street. 1982. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Endpaper maps. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 202 pages This book traces the history of the pilot service from its beginnings to the present day. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
Item Price
AU$22.00