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Humanities

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Under Full Sail

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Under Full Sail

Rob Mundle

Humanities; History

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July 1852.<br /><br />It had been six weeks since the 932 passengers and... [more]

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True Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia

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True Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia

David Hunt

Humanities; Humour

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In this side-splitting sequel to his best-selling history, David Hunt takes us to the Australian frontier. [more]

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Blue Ribbons Bitter Bread: Joice Loch - Australia's most heroic woman

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Blue Ribbons Bitter Bread: Joice Loch - Australia's most heroic woman

Susanna de Vries

Humanities; Society & culture: general

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An Australian classic describing how an Australian bush girl saved the lives of 1,000 Polish and Jewish children in a daring... [more]

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First, We Make The Beast Beautiful: A New Story About Anxiety

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First, We Make The Beast Beautiful: A New Story About Anxiety

Sarah Wilson

Humanities; Society & culture: general

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The world's foremost writer on the dangers of sugar discovers the hidden value and advantages of being an anxious person.... [more]

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The Barefoot Investor: The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need

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The Barefoot Investor: The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need

Scott Pape

Humanities; Investment & securities; Personal finance

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This is the only money guide you'll ever need That's a bold claim, given there are already thousands of finance books on... [more]

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Fight Like a Girl: Raise Voices. Raise Courage. Raise the Flag.

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Fight Like a Girl: Raise Voices. Raise Courage. Raise the Flag.

Clementine Ford

Humanities; Philosophy

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An incendiary debut taking the world by storm, Fight Like A Girl is an essential manifesto for feminists new, old and soon-to-be.... [more]

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Your Year For Change: 52 Reflections for Regret-free Living

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Your Year For Change: 52 Reflections for Regret-free Living

Bronnie Ware

Humanities; Personal & public health

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Having spent several years listening to the regrets of dying people, the author understands the importance of acknowledging... [more]

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The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing

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The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing...

Bronnie Ware

Humanities; Personal & public health

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After too many years of unfulfilling work, Bronnie Ware began searching for a job with heart. Despite having no formal qualifications... [more]

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The Boyer Lectures 2017: Fast, smart and connected: What is it to be human, and Australian, in a digital world?

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The Boyer Lectures 2017: Fast, smart and connected: What is it to be human,...

Genevieve Bell

Humanities; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society

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`Twenty years in Silicon Valley has left me with the distinct sense that we need to keep reasserting the importance of people,... [more]

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Somebody to Love: The Life, Death and Legacy of Freddie Mercury

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Somebody to Love: The Life, Death and Legacy of Freddie Mercury

Matt Richards, Mark Langthorne

Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Humanities

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In Somebody to Love, biographers Mark Langthorne and Matt Richards skilfully weave both Freddie Mercury's incredible pursuit... [more]

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Saga Land

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Saga Land

Richard Fidler, Kari Gislason

Humanities; History: specific events & topics; Folklore, myths & legends

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Broadcaster Richard Fidler and author Kari Gislason are good friends. They share a deep attachment to the sagas of Iceland... [more]

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The Varieties Of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God

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The Varieties Of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for...

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Nature & existence of God; Religion & science; Christian spirituality & religious experience

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In his charmingly down-to-earth voice, the late astronomer Carl Sagan discusses the relationship between religion and science... [more]

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Jacks and Jokers

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Jacks and Jokers

Matthew Condon

Humanities; Crime & criminology

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The much - anticipated sequel to the bestselling Three Crooked Kings.<br... [more]

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Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

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Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

Jimmy Barnes

Rock & Pop music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humanities

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Long before Cold Chisel, long before 'Barnesy', there was the true story of James Dixon Swan A household name, an Australian... [more]

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Three Crooked Kings

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Three Crooked Kings

Matthew Condon

Humanities; Crime & criminology

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Three Crooked Kings is not just a social history over half a century, but a grand narrative teeming with murder, pay-offs,... [more]

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The Demon-Haunted World: Science As a Candle in the Dark

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The Demon-Haunted World: Science As a Candle in the Dark

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

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How can we make intelligent decisions about our increasingly technology-driven lives if we don't understand the difference... [more]

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Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

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Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Popular science; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

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Sagan speculates on the primitive elements of the human mind and the ways the human brain today is coping with new discoveries... [more]

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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Popular science; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

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Examines humankind's changing awareness of its place in the universe and the rich potential of human ventures into the world... [more]

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One of Us: The Story of a Massacre in Norway - and Its Aftermath

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One of Us: The Story of a Massacre in Norway - and Its Aftermath

Asne Seierstad

True crime; Humanities; European history; Crime & criminology; Terrorist attack

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On July 22, 2011, Anders Behring Breivik detonated a bomb outside government buildings in central Oslo, killing eight people.... [more]

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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid

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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid

Bill Bryson

Memoirs; Humanities; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Popular culture

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Born in 1951 in the middle of the United States - Des Moines, Iowa - Bill Bryson is perfectly positioned to mine his memories... [more]

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The Forgotten Rebels Of Eureka

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The Forgotten Rebels Of Eureka

Clare Wright

Humanities; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Gender studies: women

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A groundbreaking and highly entertaining account of the role women played at the birth of Australia's democracy. [more]

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The House At Salvation Creek

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The House At Salvation Creek

Susan Duncan

True stories; Humanities; Coping with death & bereavement; Family & relationships; Popular psychology

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Continuing the story of Susan Duncan's memoir, The House picks up after Bob and Susan marry. Where Salvation Creek was about... [more]

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Every Living Thing

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Every Living Thing

James Herriot

Autobiography: general; Humanities; Veterinary medicine

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Continuing the story of the veterinary practice in Darrowby in the Yorkshire Dales, this book contains the familiar characters... [more]

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Notes From a Big Country

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Notes From a Big Country

Bill Bryson

Humanities; Travel & holiday

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After nearly two decades in England, Bill Bryson returned to America. Gathered here are eighteen months' worth of his columns... [more]

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): My 10 Tips for Less Fit, More Fat

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): My 10 Tips for Less Fit,...

Gus Worland

Humanities; Personal & public health

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Gus Worland weighed 150 kegs, but whenever he tried to slim down he failed. Lettuce leaf diets left him hungry, hard-core... [more]

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