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Disposable Leaders: Media and Leadership Coups from Menzies to Abbott

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Disposable Leaders: Media and Leadership Coups from Menzies to Abbott

Rodney Tiffen

History; Political leaders & leadership; Advocate - Politics; Advocate - Today's World

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<div><strong>Since 1970 seventy-three political leaders within the major parties have been forcibly removed from their leadership... [more]

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Line of Fire

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Line of Fire

Ian Townsend

History; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Espionage & secret services; Advocate - History

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The little known and intriguing WWII story of an eleven-year-old Australian schoolboy who was shot by the Japanese in Rabaul... [more]

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Getting Away with Murder

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Getting Away with Murder

Duncan McNab

Biography; Gay studies (Gay men); Crime & criminology; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

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Sydney's shame: Up to 80 men murdered, 30 cases remain unsolved.<br /><br... [more]

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Quarterly Essay #64: The Australian Dream: Blood, History and Becoming

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Quarterly Essay #64: The Australian Dream: Blood, History and Becoming

Stan Grant

History; Politics & government

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In Quarterly Essay 64, Stan Grant  takes a deep and passionate look at Indigenous futures, in particular the fraught question... [more]

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What Do We Want?: The Story of Protest in Australia

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What Do We Want?: The Story of Protest in Australia

Clive Hamilton

History; Social issues & processes; Pressure groups & lobbying; Demonstrations & protest movements

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In What Do We Want! Clive Hamilton explores the colourful, enthralling and stirring&nbsp;forms of protest used in the big... [more]

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A Tear in the Soul

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A Tear in the Soul

Amanda Webster

Biography; Autobiography: general; Ethical issues & debates; Indigenous peoples

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I don&rsquo;t believe it&rsquo;s possible to hurt another person without hurting oneself, an invisible hurt, a tear in the... [more]

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Paul Keating: The Big-Picture Leader

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Paul Keating: The Big-Picture Leader

Troy Bramston

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Australasian & Pacific history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Political leaders & leadership

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Paul Keating: the big-picture leader is the definitive biography of Australia's 24th prime minister, and the first one that... [more]

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Blitzed: Drugs in Nazi Germany

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Blitzed: Drugs in Nazi Germany

Norman Ohler

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Drug & substance abuse: social aspects

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The Nazis presented themselves as warriors against moral degeneracy. Yet, as Norman Ohler's gripping history reveals, the... [more]

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Passchendaele: Requiem for Doomed Youth

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Passchendaele: Requiem for Doomed Youth

Paul Ham

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; War & defence operations

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Passchendaele epitomises everything that was most terrible about the Western Front. The images of this four-month battle,... [more]

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Victoria: A Life

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Victoria: A Life

A N Wilson

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; History; British & Irish history; Gender studies: women

Hardback

PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography (2015 LONGLIST) [A] shimmering and rather wonderful biography. -- The Guardian... [more]

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Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World

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Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World

Alison Weir

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; History; British & Irish history; Gender studies: women

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated... [more]

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Party Time: Who Runs China and How

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Party Time: Who Runs China and How

Rowan Callick

History; 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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Interest Representation in the European Union

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Interest Representation in the European Union

Justin Greenwood

Politics & government; EU & European institutions

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The fully revised third edition of this highly-acclaimed book provides an authoritative and comprehensive assessment of the... [more]

$75.95  $12.00

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Liberty in the Age of Terror: A Defence of Civil Liberties and Enlightenment Values

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Liberty in the Age of Terror: A Defence of Civil Liberties and Enlightenment...

A. C. Grayling

Philosophy; History of ideas; Human rights

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To defend 'freedom and democracy', Western governments attack and diminish freedom and democracy in their own country. By... [more]

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Nixon and Kissinger: Partners in Power

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Nixon and Kissinger: Partners in Power

Robert Dallek

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Politics & government

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In this epic and revelatory biography, a distinguished historian probes the lives and times of two unlikely leaders whose... [more]

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Understanding Global Media

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Understanding Global Media

Terry Flew

Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Media studies; Globalization

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Understanding Global Media offers a comprehensive overview of global media production and circulation. The book analyzes media... [more]

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Mass Media Law

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Mass Media Law

Don R. Pember, Clay Calvert

Media studies

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Offers a look at the ever-changing landscape of media law. This book provides the foundation undergraduates need to understand... [more]

$177.95

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Ardennes 1944: Hitler's Last Gamble

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Ardennes 1944: Hitler's Last Gamble

Antony Beevor

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

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On 16 December 1944, Hitler launched his 'last gamble' in the snow-covered forests and gorges of the Ardennes on the Belgian/German... [more]

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The Holocaust: A New History

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The Holocaust: A New History

Laurence Rees

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

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This landmark work answers two of the most fundamental questions in history - how, and why, did the Holocaust happen? Laurence... [more]

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Still Lucky: Why You Should Feel Optimistic About Australia and Its People

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Still Lucky: Why You Should Feel Optimistic About Australia and Its People...

Rebecca Huntley

History; Society & culture: general; Advocate - History; Advocate - Politics; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

At a time when politics seems increasingly negative and our society increasingly divided, Still Lucky shows that we are more... [more]

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They Can't Kill Us All: The Story of Black Lives Matter

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They Can't Kill Us All: The Story of Black Lives Matter

Wesley Lowery

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies; Political oppression & persecution; Demonstrations & protest movements; Advocate - History; Advocate - Politics

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One of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's 20 Books to Watch, fall 2016 A deeply reported book on the birth of the Black Lives Matter... [more]

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The Undesirables: Inside Nauru

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The Undesirables: Inside Nauru

Mark Isaacs

History; Society & culture: general; Human rights; Advocate - Politics; Advocate - Today's World

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Mark Isaacs takes us behind the gates of Nauru and provides a shocking, and at times, touching, eyewitness account of the... [more]

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Kampong Australia: The Raaf at Butterworth

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Kampong Australia: The Raaf at Butterworth

Matthew Radcliffe

History; Military life & institutions; Advocate - History

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Home to the majority of Australian airpower for over three decades, the Royal Australian Air Force base at Butterworth was... [more]

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Lenin the Dictator: An Intimate Portrait

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Lenin the Dictator: An Intimate Portrait

Victor Sebestyen

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Marxism & Communism; Advocate - History

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A new life of the creator of the world's first communist state [more]

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Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the American Circus

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Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the American Circus

Matt Taibbi

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Elections & referenda; Political leaders & leadership; Advocate - History

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Telling the full story of the Trump phenomenon, from its tragi-comic beginnings to the apocalyptic election, the author presents... [more]

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