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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; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

A foreignerâ??s criticism provides the impetus for Amanda Webster to embark on a long-intended search for two former... [more]

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Yuval Noah Harari

Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Social & cultural anthropology

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In the bestselling Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, the author envisions a not-too-distant world in which we face a... [more]

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SAS: Rogue Heroes - the Authorized Wartime History

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SAS: Rogue Heroes - the Authorized Wartime History

Ben Macintyre

History; Military history; Second World War; Special & elite forces; War & defence operations; Advocate - History

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The first ever authorised history of the SAS, commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Regiment In the summer of 1941, at... [more]

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Pitched Battle: In the Frontline of the 1971 Springbok Tour of Australia

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Pitched Battle: In the Frontline of the 1971 Springbok Tour of Australia...

Larry Writer

History; Social discrimination; International relations; Human rights; Demonstrations & protest movements; Advocate - History

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Pitched Battle recreates one of the most rancorous periods in modern Australian history, when the racially selected all-white... [more]

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Making Headlines

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Making Headlines

Chris Mitchell

Memoirs; Society & Social Sciences; Advocate - Today's World

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As editor-in-chief of The Australian, Chris Mitchell ran the largest stable of journalists with the largest editorial budget... [more]

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Bob Ellis: In His Own Words

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Bob Ellis: In His Own Words

Bob Ellis

Biography; Politics & government; Advocate - Australian Biography

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This showcases the best of Ellis’s celebrated and much-loved essays, speeches, diaries and scripts, plus previously... [more]

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Atomic Thunder: The Maralinga Story

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Atomic Thunder: The Maralinga Story

Elizabeth Tynan

History; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Indigenous peoples; Nuclear issues

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In 1950 Australian prime minister Robert Menzies blithely agreed to atomic tests that offered no benefit to Australia and... [more]

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Quarterly Essay #63: Don Watson on the US Election

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Quarterly Essay #63: Don Watson on the US Election

Don Watson

History; Political structure & processes

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In Quarterly Essay 63, with characteristic wit and acuity, Don Watson takes us on a journey into the heart of the United States... [more]

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The Dust of Uruzgan

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The Dust of Uruzgan

Fred Smith

Biography; Memoirs; Afghan War; Diplomacy

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Fred Smith has been described as 'Australia's secret weapon' in international diplomacy. As a career diplomat, he served for... [more]

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Quarterly Essay #62: James Brown on Going to War

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Quarterly Essay #62: James Brown on Going to War

James Brown

History; Politics & government; War & defence operations

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Going to war may be the gravest decision a nation and its leaders make. At the moment, Australia is at war with the Islamic... [more]

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Karl Marx: Greatness and Illusion

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Karl Marx: Greatness and Illusion

Gareth Stedman Jones

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Marxism & Communism; Advocate - Biography

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Gareth Stedman Jones returns Karl Marx to his nineteenth-century world, before later inventions transformed him into Communism's... [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; Advocate - History

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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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The Struggle for Sea Power: A Naval History of American Independence

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The Struggle for Sea Power: A Naval History of American Independence

Sam Willis

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; American War of Independence; Naval forces & warfare

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In unprecedented and gripping detail, one of Britain's foremost naval historians explores a crucial period in the making of... [more]

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Triumph and Demise: The Broken Promise of a Labor Generation

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Triumph and Demise: The Broken Promise of a Labor Generation

Paul Kelly

History; Political leaders & leadership; Political parties

Paperback

Drawing on more than sixty on-the-record interviews with all the major players, Triumph and Demise is full of remarkable... [more]

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Perilous Question: Reform or Revolution? Britain on the Brink, 1832

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Perilous Question: Reform or Revolution? Britain on the Brink, 1832

Lady Antonia Fraser

Regional studies; History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Politics & government

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<br>Can a rotten political institution save itself? A story from English history has relevance for our own Congress... [more]

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Understanding the European Union: A Concise Introduction

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Understanding the European Union: A Concise Introduction

John McCormick

Politics & government; EU & European institutions

Paperback

This best-selling textbook provides a broad-ranging but concise introduction to the EU, covering all major aspects of European... [more]

$63.95  $12.00

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Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

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Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

Alana Mann

Development studies; Aid & relief programmes; Politics & government; Pressure groups & lobbying; Non-governmental organisations (NGOs)

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Alana Mann explores the food sovereignty campaigns of civil society organisations in Chile, Mexico and Spain in the context... [more]

$139.95  $25.00

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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]

$59.95

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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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Age of Assassins: A History of Conspiracy and Political Violence, 1865-1981

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Age of Assassins: A History of Conspiracy and Political Violence, 1865-1981...

Michael Newton

History; Politics & government

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Connects the killing of the Kennedys or the murder that sparked the First World War with less well-known stories, such as... [more]

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Rise to Greatness: Abraham Lincoln and America's Most Perilous Year

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Rise to Greatness: Abraham Lincoln and America's Most Perilous Year

David Von Drehle

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; American Civil War; Political leaders & leadership

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Von Drehle has chosen a critical year ('the most eventful year in American history' and the year Lincoln rose to greatness),... [more]

$44.00  $12.00

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Rules for Writers

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Rules for Writers

Diana Hacker, Nancy Sommers

Language: reference & general; Writing & editing guides; Study & learning skills: general

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Rules for Writers is anaccessible and comprehensive guide to effective writing. The fully revised 7th edition of this popular... [more]

$61.95

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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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Obento Supreme 4th Edition Workbook & Audio CD & DVD

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Obento Supreme 4th Edition Workbook & Audio CD & DVD

Anne Fisher, Ayako Lyons, Kyoko Kusumoto, Jacqueline Brown

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

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

$41.50

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Understanding the European Union: A Concise Introduction

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Understanding the European Union: A Concise Introduction

John McCormick

Politics & government; EU & European institutions

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This best-selling textbook provides a broad-ranging but concise introduction to the EU, covering all major aspects of European... [more]

$61.95  $10.00

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