Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
Dr Clare Wright is an award-winning historian and author who has worked as an academic, political speechwriter, historical consultant and radio and television broadcaster. Her most recent book, The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, won the 2014 Stella Prize and the 2014 NIB Award for Literature and was shortlisted for many other awards.
`Fascinating.' * 3RRR * `I urge you to read it; share it with your family, friend and colleagues; make sure your local library has multiple copies; ditto the local book store and newsagent; put it on the list of you reading group.' -- Diane Bell * Honest History * `Her story of Australian suffragists winning the vote and then running for parliament in 1903 should be required reading in this time of angst over the `women problem' in the federal Liberal Party.' * Weekend Australian Magazine * `You Daughters of Freedom relates with sparkle and wit the largely untold story of the trailblazing women who not only dragged recalcitrant male leaders into the new century and won the right to vote but also were at the forefront of the struggle for women's enfranchisement internationally.' * Inside Story * `This book will be brilliant.' -- Annabel Crabb * Chat 10 Looks 3 * `Fascinating.' * Irish Echo on The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka * `A career-defining work of scholarship and storytelling.' * The Conversation on The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka * `A timely corrective to an exclusively masculinist telling of our national legend.' -- Nadia Wheatley * Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society on The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka * `Immediately entrancing.' * Guardian on The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka * `A rare achievement. Grand, bold and brilliantly written.' * Mark McKenna * `The essential story of our greatest reformers, and one of our proudest achievements as a nation.' * George Megalogenis * `One of the country's most accomplished story-tellers relates Australian women's fight for the vote in all of its passion, intensity and drama.' * Frank Bongiorno, Professor of History, ANU * `This book will be brilliant.' -- Annabel Crabb * Chat 10 Looks 3 * `A thrilling tale, superbly told, of brave Australian women with a passion for politics.' * Judith Brett * `Clare Wright's You Daughters of Freedom is the uplifting story of a time Australia led the world in including women in our democratic project. It is a reminder of our proud legacy and a clarion call for who we can be.' * Penny Wong * `You Daughters of Freedom brings some forgotten women into the public discourse again, and we are all the richer for it.' * Australian *