The rollicking adventure of the world's greatest car race - the 1968 London to Sydney Marathon.
1968, ninety-eight competitors stormed out of London on the world's greatest automotiv... read more
Once upon a time in a land not so far away: Looking into the Arabian Nights in contemporary Morocco. Digging a little deeper into the myth of Morocco, this edition brings us this eclectic selection of homes that demonstrate all that is most wonderful about Moroccan style comes with... read more
So rich and unique is traditional Japanese architecture that it's hard to improve upon. Yet contemporary Japanese designers and architects keep finding new ways to refurbish and take inspiration from the ways of old. Whether it's a pristinely preserved traditional house or a cutting ... read more
|Author:||New Holland Staff|
As Australia's second-largest and most cosmopolitan city, Melbourne is bursting with life. The capital is celebrated for its cultural and sporting events, as well as its shopping districts and amazing restaurants, and is the ideal gateway to the many... read more
A book about pubs cannot, ever, be about nothing but the pub because good pubs themselves are never about nothing but the pub. They're about their history, their story, about their current owners and their publican's past. They are about their surroundings, their neighbours, about the customers both regular and occasional.
A Haunting Place is a book that explores both the mysterious and ghostly encounters in locations in Australia & around the world.
"We talk to the people who swear they have been visited by the dead; We visit the places of these confrontations with the supernatural to uncov... read more
|Awards:||Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData/ABA Book of the Year Award 2002.|
After backpacking her way around India Sarah Macdonald decides she hates the country with a passion. When a beggar reads her palm and insists she will one day return - and for love - she screams 'Never!'. But twelve years later the prophecy comes true. When the love of h... read more
At the right distance the arresting presence of mountain ranges and the sheer artistry of graceful coastlines and meandering rivers emerge from the landscape. Terrains both strange and familiar become unfathomable abstractions from above. As the Earth's surface changes, and... read more
The great explorers were the celebrities of their day. Not all of them lived to tell the tale. Journalists vied for their stories and publishers rushed their first-hand accounts of exciting and dangerous journeys into print for a wide and voracious read... read more
The perfect French phrase book for when you want to know just enough to enjoy yourself abroad Your ideal companion while traveling in Europe--especially if you are a first-timer with little or no foreign language experience--this handy, pocket-size guide packs all the punch of big... read more
|Author:||George A. Bradshaw|
An enlarged facsimile edition of Bradshaw's descriptive railway handbook of Great Britain and Ireland of 1861.
Bradshaw's original tourist guide to rail travel is the star of the BBC's television series 'Great British ... read more