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The Western Front Diaries of Charles Bean

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The Western Front Diaries of Charles Bean

Charles Bean

Diaries, letters & journals; History; First World War; Press & journalism

Hardback

Australia's official First World War correspondent Charles Bean saw more of the Australian army's activities and battles on... [more]

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Don't Stop Believin'

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Don't Stop Believin'

Olivia Newton-John

Biography; Memoirs

Hardback

The long-awaited memoir of Australia’s sweetheart, Olivia Newton-John, covering everything from Grease to her journeys with... [more]

$45.00

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Bullet

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Bullet

Roland Long

Biography

Paperback

Set in the Kimberley in the 1980s and 90s, the central character being a Dog of indeterminate breed that we found up in the... [more]

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Knowledge is Power: How Magic, the Government and an Apocalyptic Vision Helped Francis Bacon to Create Modern Science

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Knowledge is Power: How Magic, the Government and an Apocalyptic Vision...

John Henry

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

Paperback

The scientific life and times of Sir Francis Bacon [more]

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Dangerous

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Dangerous

Milo Yiannopoulos

Biography; Politics & government

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Milo Yiannopoulos has become the most dangerous man in America by voicing truths too politically incorrect for the establishment... [more]

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Mr Eternity: The Story of Arthur Stace

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Mr Eternity: The Story of Arthur Stace

Roy Williams

Biography; Biography: religious & spiritual; Christian mission & evangelism

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For 35 years, Arthur Stace spent hours writing a single word - Eternity - on and around the streets of Sydney. His identity... [more]

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Dark History of the Tudors: Murder, adultery, incest, witchcraft, wars, religious persecution, piracy

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Dark History of the Tudors: Murder, adultery, incest, witchcraft, wars,...

Judith John

Biography: royalty; History

Hardback

Illustrated with 180 photographs, paintings and illustrations, Dark History of the Tudors is a fascinating, accessible account... [more]

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Confessions of a Mad Mooer: Postnatal Depression Sucks

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Confessions of a Mad Mooer: Postnatal Depression Sucks

Robin Elizabeth

Memoirs; Health & Self-Help; Coping with illness; Family & relationships

Paperback

What happens when a mother says she isn't okay, and nobody's listening? What happens when postnatal depression goes undiagnosed?... [more]

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Collins of the Sydney: A Life of Vice-Admiral Sir John Collins

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Collins of the Sydney: A Life of Vice-Admiral Sir John Collins

A. K. MacDougall

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military

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One of the first intake of teenage cadet-midshipmen to enter the new Royal Australian Naval College, in 1913, John Collins... [more]

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Our Israeli Diary, 1978: Of That Time, of That Place

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Our Israeli Diary, 1978: Of That Time, of That Place

Antonia Fraser

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; History

Paperback

The long-lost 1978 diary charting Antonia Fraser and Harold Pinter's only visit to Israel is an enchanting document of a time,... [more]

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Res Gestae: Things Done

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Res Gestae: Things Done

Naida Haxton

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

Feminist catch cries of the mid-1900s included invocations for freedom of choice and equality with men. [more]

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Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

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Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

Quentin Kenihan

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Coping with disability

Paperback

Quentin Kenihan is living proof that superheroes don't need capes, just the right attitude. FOREWORD BY RAY MARTIN [more]

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Love from Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother

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Love from Boy: Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother

Donald Sturrock

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Media, information & communication industries

Hardback

A revealing collection of personal letters written by the iconic author to his mother details his early childhood milestones,... [more]

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The Private Heinrich Himmler: Letters of a Mass

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The Private Heinrich Himmler: Letters of a Mass

Katrin Himmler, Michael Wildt

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Second World War

Hardback

The English translation of the letters of Heinrich Himmler and his wife, recently authenticated by the Bundesarchiv and serialized... [more]

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Passage to Pusan: One Mother's 15,000km Journey to Find the Final Resting Place of Her War Hero Son

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Passage to Pusan: One Mother's 15,000km Journey to Find the Final Resting...

Louise Evans

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military

Paperback

<div> Strong, big-hearted and Hollywood handsome, Vincent Healy carries the pride of his large Brisbane family on his muscular... [more]

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Charlotte Bronte: A Fiery Heart

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Charlotte Bronte: A Fiery Heart

Claire Harman

Biography; Autobiography: literary

Hardback

On the 200th anniversary of Charlotte Bronte's birth, the definitive biography of this extraordinary novelist, by acclaimed... [more]

$59.95  $15.00

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

Kathryn Harkup

Biography; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Medical toxicology; Popular science

Paperback

Fourteen Agatha Christie novels. Fourteen poisons. Just because it's fiction doesn't mean it's entirely made up... [more]

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Margaret Thatcher: At Her Zenith: In London, Washington and Moscow

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Margaret Thatcher: At Her Zenith: In London, Washington and Moscow

Charles Moore

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military

Hardback

Margaret Thatcher was the longest-serving Prime Minister of the twentieth century and one of the most influential figures... [more]

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Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988--1998

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Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988--1998

Michael Palin

Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The third volume of Michael Palin's witty and insightful diaries, following the former Python as his already prolific carrer... [more]

$63.95  $15.00

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Avenue Of Spies

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Avenue Of Spies

Alex Kershaw

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; European history; Second World War; Espionage & secret services

Hardback

The leafy Avenue Foch, one of the most exclusive residential streets in Nazi-occupied France, was Paris s hotbed of daring... [more]

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Young Eliot: From St. Louis to the Waste Land

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Young Eliot: From St. Louis to the Waste Land

Professor Robert Crawford (CIBA-Geigy Pharmaceuticals Horsham UK)

Biography; Biography: literary

Hardback

<br />On the fiftieth anniversary of the death of T. S. Eliot, the award-winning biographer Robert Crawford presents us... [more]

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A British Army Nurse in the Korean War: Shadows of the Far Forgotten

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A British Army Nurse in the Korean War: Shadows of the Far Forgotten

E. J. McNair

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Military life & institutions

Paperback

The story of a British Army nurse in the Korean war [more]

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The Changi Camera: George Aspinall's Photographs and Memories

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The Changi Camera: George Aspinall's Photographs and Memories

Tim Bowden

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Second World War; Prisoners of war

Paperback

Inside Changi and the Thai-Burma Railway. [more]

$35.00  $12.00

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In God's Name

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In God's Name

David A. Yallop

True crime; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

The revised new edition of the searing investigation into the murder of Pope John Paul I that has sold over 6 million copies.... [more]

$30.95  $10.00

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Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood

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Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood

Marjane Satrapi

Biography; Biography: general; Gender studies: women

Paperback

An intelligent and outspoken only child, Satrapi--the daughter of radical Marxists and the great-granddaughter of Iran's last... [more]

$27.95

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