The High Life of Oswald Watt (2016)

The High Life of Oswald Watt (2016)

ISBN 978 1 925275 79 7 ‘Father of the Flying Corps’ and ‘Father of Australian Aviation’ were two of the unofficial titles conferred on Oswald (“Toby”) Watt when he died in tragic circumstances shortly after the end of the First World War. He had become the Australian...
Olof’s Suitcase (2015)

Olof’s Suitcase (2015)

ISBN 9780994232304 In 1930 Swedish immigrant Olof Johanson became the mystery man in the controversial and ultimately tragic attempt to find Lasseter’s ‘lost’ gold reef in Central Australia. His role and what became of him remained unknown for over...
The Encyclopaedia of Australia’s Battles (2010)

The Encyclopaedia of Australia’s Battles (2010)

ISBN 978 1 74237 335 5 The Encyclopaedia of Australia’s Battles contains concise descriptions of all the major battles over the past 200 years that have taken place in Australia or in which Australians have been involved—from frontier clashes between Aborigines...
Operation Pelican (2008)

Operation Pelican (2008)

ISBN 9781920800253 In 1948 Britain, France and the United States of America found themselves opposed to their former wartime ally, the Soviet Union, over matters regarding control of Berlin, the capital of the defeated Nazi German regime. When the Soviets imposed a...
Without Peer (2002)

Without Peer (2002)

ISBN 1 86487 469 4 After twenty years running the engine-room of the sole warship of South Australia’s colonial navy, William Clarkson seemed an unlikely contender for the title of one of Australia’s Great Engineers. But in 1905 his career in the...