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Skyscrapers, Hemlines and the Eddie Murphy Rule: Life's Hidden Laws, Rules and Theories

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Skyscrapers, Hemlines and the Eddie Murphy Rule: Life's Hidden Laws, Rules...

Philip Gooden

Society & Social Sciences

Hardback

What is the shade of difference between Sod's Law and Murphy's Law? What is the Helsinki Bus Station Theory? What part do... [more]

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Preventing Violence in Australia: Policy, Practice and Solutions

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Preventing Violence in Australia: Policy, Practice and Solutions

Andrew Day, Ephrem Fernandez

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This book has been written by experts in violence prevention, whether they be forensic, clinical and developmental psychologists,... [more]

$69.90

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The Undocumented Mark Steyn

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The Undocumented Mark Steyn

Mark Steyn

Politics & government

Hardback

<p>He's brash, brilliant, and drawn to controversy like a moth to a flame.... [more]

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Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East

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Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern...

Scott Anderson

Biography: general; History; Middle Eastern history; First World War; Diplomacy

Hardback

A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century history--the Arab Revolt,... [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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Enemies: A History of the FBI

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Enemies: A History of the FBI

Tim Weiner

History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Espionage & secret services; Political control & freedoms

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The first definitive history of the FBI's secret intelligence operations, from an author whose work on the Pentagon and the... [more]

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The Good Book: A Humanist Bible

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The Good Book: A Humanist Bible

A C Grayling

Reference works; History; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Ethics & moral philosophy; Comparative religion; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

Hardback

Published on the four hundredth anniversary of the King James Bible, The Good Book is a work of extraordinary audacity from... [more]

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The Law Book: From Hammurabi to the International Criminal Court, 250 Milestones in the History of Law

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The Law Book: From Hammurabi to the International Criminal Court, 250 Milestones...

Michael H. Roffer

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Michael H. Roffer explores 250 of the most fundamental, far-reaching, and often-controversial cases, laws, and trials that... [more]

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Army of the Night: Jean Moulin and the French Resistance

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Army of the Night: Jean Moulin and the French Resistance

Patrick Marnham

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

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Who was the enigmatic Jean Moulin beyond being the emblem of the French Resistance? The memory of this anti-Nazi hero, who... [more]

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My Life on the Road

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My Life on the Road

Gloria Steinem

Biography; Memoirs; Feminism & feminist theory

Hardback

From journalist, activist and international icon Gloria Steinem comes her first book in twenty years, an all-new memoir of... [more]

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Copyfight: Talking About Copyright

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Copyfight: Talking About Copyright

Phillipa McGuinness

Society & Social Sciences

Paperback

What rights do artists and creators have in a world where everything is free? [more]

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Is That a Fact?: Get the Facts, Not the Spin

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Is That a Fact?: Get the Facts, Not the Spin

John Barron

Reference; Media studies

Paperback

Get all the facts ...if you can handle the truth. Does Australia take the highest number of refugees per capita in the world?... [more]

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Acquittal: An Insider Reveals the Stories and Strategies Behind Today's Most Infamous Verdicts

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Acquittal: An Insider Reveals the Stories and Strategies Behind Today's...

Richard Gabriel

Legal history; Courts & procedure; Criminal law & procedure

Hardback

October 3, 1995. The shocking outcome of the O.J. Simpson trial leaves a nation divided. July 5, 2011. Casey Anthony walks... [more]

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Kaiten: Japan's Secret Manned Suicide Submarine and the First American Ship It Sank in WWII

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Kaiten: Japan's Secret Manned Suicide Submarine and the First American Ship...

Michael Mair, Joy Waldron

History; Asian history; History of the Americas; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare

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Michael Mair and Joy Waldron tell the story of the Kaiten, the secret manned suicide submarine used by Japan in World War... [more]

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Obento Supreme Student Book 4th Edition

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Obento Supreme Student Book 4th Edition

Anne Fisher, Ayako Lyons, Kyoko Kusumoto, Jacqueline Brown

Teachers' classroom resources & material; Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The new editions of the Obento series have been updated in response to teachers feedback and changing emphases in the curriculum... [more]

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Your Survival Instinct Is Killing You: Retrain Your Brain to Conquer Fear, Make Better Decisions, and Thrive in the 21st Century

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Your Survival Instinct Is Killing You: Retrain Your Brain to Conquer Fear,...

Marc Schoen

Psychology; Mental health services; Health & Self-Help; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Hardback

Historically, the limbic brain only fired when there was real, immediate danger. Now, everyday life elicits the same reaction.... [more]

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The Hitler Conspiracies: Secrets and Lies Behind the Rise and Fall of the Nazi Party

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The Hitler Conspiracies: Secrets and Lies Behind the Rise and Fall of the...

David Welch

History; European history; Second World War; Political science & theory

Hardback

Originally published: Washington, D.C.: Brassey's, 2001. [more]

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The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?

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The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?...

Jared M Diamond

General & world history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Society & Social Sciences; Social & cultural anthropology

Hardback

Most of us take for granted the features of our modern society, from air travel and telecommunications to literacy and obesity.... [more]

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Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story

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Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Politics & government; Sports training & coaching

Hardback

One of the most anticipated autobiographies of this generation, Schwarzenegger's Total Recall is the candid story by one... [more]

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Australia and the Middle East: A Front-line Relationship (Vol 28)

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Australia and the Middle East: A Front-line Relationship (Vol 28)

Fethi Mansouri

History; International relations

Paperback

Traces the nature of the Australia-Middle East relationship, from an insular 'White Australia' ideology through to the global... [more]

$75.00  $17.00

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The Historical Atlas of Judaism

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The Historical Atlas of Judaism

Emeritus Chair Department of History University of Derby Ian Barnes, Josephine Bacon

World atlases & world maps; Social & cultural history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Judaism; Jewish studies

Paperback

The history of the Jewish people is as turbulent as it is ancient, and this atlas explores the historic struggles of the Jews,... [more]

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Classical Mythology

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Classical Mythology

Helen Morales

Archaeology; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

From Zeus and Europa, to Diana, Pan, and Prometheus, the myths of ancient Greece and Rome seem to exert a timeless power over... [more]

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Storymen

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Storymen

Hannah Rachel Bell

Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; History; Indigenous peoples; Social & cultural anthropology

Paperback

Storymen explores the converging world views of senior Ngarinyin lawman Bungal (David) Mowaljarlai and acclaimed author Tim... [more]

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Reclaiming Patriotism: Nation-building for Australian Progressives

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Reclaiming Patriotism: Nation-building for Australian Progressives

Tim Soutphommasane

History; Political science & theory; Nationalism

Paperback

Reclaiming Patriotism explores the intertwining concepts of patriotism and Australian national identity. [more]

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Up from the Mission: Selected Writings

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Up from the Mission: Selected Writings

Noel Pearson

Memoirs; History; Social issues & processes; Indigenous peoples; Politics & government

Paperback

Up from the Mission charts the life and thought of Noel Pearson, from his early days as a native title lawyer to his position... [more]

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