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Buttons: Latin Quotations

Buttons: Latin Quotations

Bolchazy

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Quarterly Essay #55: Race and Recognition

Quarterly Essay #55: Race and Recognition

Noel Pearson

History; Indigenous peoples; Constitution: government & the state; Civil rights & citizenship

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Over the next two years, Australians will decide if and how Aboriginal people will be recognised in the Constitution. Professor... [more]

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Britain Against Napoleon: The Organisation of Victory, 1793-1815

Britain Against Napoleon: The Organisation of Victory, 1793-1815

Roger Knight

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; History: specific events & topics; Napoleonic Wars

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Looks beyond the familiar exploits of the army and navy during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. This book shows... [more]

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The Good Fight: Six years, Two Prime Ministers and Staring Down the Great Recession

The Good Fight: Six years, Two Prime Ministers and Staring Down the Great...

Wayne Swan

Memoirs; History; Social issues & processes; Politics & government; Political parties; Political economy

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A highly personal account of the Rudd and Gillard governments from the heart of the Cabinet and the real story of how Australia... [more]

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Crime, Punishment and Redemption: A Convict's Story

Crime, Punishment and Redemption: A Convict's Story

June Slee

History

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John Ward, writing whilst incarcerated on Norfolk Island, tells a story of thwarted love that led him to a life of crime:... [more]

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Ambon: The Truth About One of the Most Brutal POW Camps in World War II and the Triumph of the Aussie Spirit

Ambon: The Truth About One of the Most Brutal POW Camps in World War II...

Roger Maynard

History; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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In February 1942 the Indonesian island of Ambon fell to the might of the advancing Japanese war machine. [more]

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Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China

Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China

Jung Chang

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Asian history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Describes how Empress Dowager Cixi - the most important woman in Chinese history - brought a medieval empire into the modern... [more]

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Inside the Hawke Keating Government: A Cabinet Diary

Inside the Hawke Keating Government: A Cabinet Diary

Gareth Evans

History; Politics & government; Central government

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As good as it gets in Australian politics. That's how the Hawke-Keating Government is now widely regarded. [more]

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Sydney Rock Pools

Sydney Rock Pools

Ignacio Palacios

Photography & photographs; History; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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Sydneys coastline and harbor has a series of beautiful rock pools that have been cut into the base of cliffs and rocky headlands.... [more]

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Sydney Beaches: A History

Sydney Beaches: A History

Caroline Ford

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history

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Accompanied by vibrant images of Sydney's seashore, this expansive and delightful book is the story of how a city developed... [more]

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The Deluge: The Great War and the Remaking of Global Order

The Deluge: The Great War and the Remaking of Global Order

Adam Tooze

History; General & world history; History of other lands; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War

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In the depths of the Great War, with millions of dead and no imaginable end to the conflict, societies around the world began... [more]

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The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature

The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature

Peter E. Knox, J. C. McKeown

Poetry anthologies; Anthologies (non-poetry); History

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The Oxford Anthology of Literature in the Roman World gathers together critical examples of Roman literature from the earliest... [more]

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The Beau Monde: Fashionable Society in Georgian London

The Beau Monde: Fashionable Society in Georgian London

Hannah Greig

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history; Material culture; Fashion & society

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The story of the world's first fashion-obsessed society in eighteenth-century London - and the colourful tales of extravagance,... [more]

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Party Time: Who Runs China and How

Party Time: Who Runs China and How

Rowan Callick

History; Cultural studies; Political ideologies; Political parties

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Who is running China? As the third generation since Mao takes charge, where does real power lie? In Party Time, Rowan Callick... [more]

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Nothing to Envy: Love, Life and Death in North Korea

Nothing to Envy: Love, Life and Death in North Korea

Barbara Demick

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Cultural studies

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North Korea, run by a mad dictator, is cut off from the rest of the world, unknown and unknowable. But North Korea is also... [more]

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Waterloo: June 18, 1815: The Battle for Modern Europe

Waterloo: June 18, 1815: The Battle for Modern Europe

Andrew Roberts

History

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<p>June 18, 1815, was one of the most momentous days in world history, marking the end of twenty-two years of French Revolutionary... [more]

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Cambridge Latin Course Unit 3 Workbook North American Edition

Cambridge Latin Course Unit 3 Workbook North American Edition

North American Cambridge Classics Project

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; History

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The Cambridge Latin Course is a well-established introductory program in... [more]

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World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History

World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History...

Henry A. Kissinger

History; International relations

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America views itself as a 'city on a hill', a beacon to the world, whose values have universal validity. How have these attitudes... [more]

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Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Caroline Moorehead

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

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High up in the mountains of the southern Massif Central in France lie tiny, remote villages united by a long and particular... [more]

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Yuval Noah Harari

General & world history; History of ideas; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? Why did our foraging ancestors come together to create cities and... [more]

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The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking

The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking

Brendan I. Koerner

Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: general; True crime; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Terrorism, armed struggle

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Brendan I. Koerner presents the fascinating true story of how young couple Roger Holder and Cathy Kerkow pulled off the longest-distance... [more]

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North Korea Undercover

North Korea Undercover

John Sweeney

History; Politics & government

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North Korea is like no other tyranny on earth. It is Orwell's 1984 made reality. The regime controls the flow of information... [more]

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Visiting the Neighbours: Australians in Asia

Visiting the Neighbours: Australians in Asia

Agnieszka Sobocinska

History; Cultural studies; Social interaction

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A timely and provocative book that shows us that the Asian Century isn't as new as we think it is. A million Australians... [more]

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A History of the Book in 100 Books

A History of the Book in 100 Books

Roderick Cave, Sara Ayad

History; History: specific events & topics; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

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At this crucial time for the future of books as we know them today, this volume tells the story of the book from the very... [more]

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The Underground Girls of Kabul: The Hidden Lives of Afghan Girls Disguised as Boys

The Underground Girls of Kabul: The Hidden Lives of Afghan Girls Disguised...

Jenny Nordberg

History; Gender studies, gender groups

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An Afghan woman's life expectancy is just 44 years, and her life cycle often begins and ends in disappointment: being born... [more]

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