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The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History

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The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History

Kassia St Clair

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; History: earliest times to present day; Social & cultural history; Industrialisation & industrial history; Textile industries; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

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A new history of ingenuity from the author of The Secret Lives of Colour. [more]

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Fixed It: Violence and the Representation of Women in the Media

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Fixed It: Violence and the Representation of Women in the Media

Jane Gilmore

Society & Social Sciences; Domestic violence; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Press & journalism

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On average, at least one woman is murdered by a current or former partner every week in Australia. Far too many Australian... [more]

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Confessions of a Bookseller

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Confessions of a Bookseller

Shaun Bythell

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Publishing industry; Advocate - Biography

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'Do you have a list of your books, or do I just have to stare at them?' Shaun Bythell is the owner of The Bookshop in Wigtown,... [more]

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A Wunch of Bankers: A year in the Hayne royal commission

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A Wunch of Bankers: A year in the Hayne royal commission

Daniel Ziffer

History; Criminal investigation & detection; Banking; Financial services industry; Banking law

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It was a complicated, galling, and gasp-inducing year at the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation... [more]

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

Louise Milligan

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Religion: general; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Press & journalism

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Includes new relevations following the conviction. [more]

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The Battle for Sky: The Murdochs, Disney, Comcast and the Future of Entertainment

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The Battle for Sky: The Murdochs, Disney, Comcast and the Future of Entertainment...

Christopher Williams

Society & Social Sciences; Entrepreneurship; Ownership & organisation of enterprises; Media, information & communication industries

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From perilous early years through clashes with the BBC and BT, not to mention the News Corporation bid for full control that... [more]

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The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons in Creative Leadership from the CEO of the Walt Disney Company

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The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons in Creative Leadership from the CEO of the...

Robert Iger

Autobiography: business & industry; Business & Economics; Management: leadership & motivation; Cinema industry

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THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER_____________________________The CEO of Disney, one of Time's most influential people of 2019,... [more]

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Book Publishing in Australia: A Living Legacy

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Book Publishing in Australia: A Living Legacy

Aaron Mannion, Millicent Weber

Publishing industry

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Publishing is an industry steeped in rules and conventions, controlled by laws and contractual agreements, and heavily invested... [more]

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The Laundromat: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money Networks and the Global Elite

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The Laundromat: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money...

Jake Bernstein

Films, movies & cinema; Politics & government; Political corruption; Press & journalism; Fraud

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In The Laundromat, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Jake Bernstein explores this shadow economy and how it evolved,... [more]

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Permanent Record

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Permanent Record

Edward Snowden

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Freedom of information & freedom of speech; Information technology industries; Privacy & data protection

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Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government's system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first... [more]

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Tools and Weapons: The Promise and The Peril of the Digital Age

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Tools and Weapons: The Promise and The Peril of the Digital Age

Brad Smith, Carol Ann Browne

Information technology industries; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Microsoft Windows; Computer security

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The first book by Microsoft CLO Brad Smith, exploring the biggest questions facing humanity about tech [more]

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This is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality

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This is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality

Peter Pomerantsev

21st century history: from c 2000 -; Society & Social Sciences; Politics & government; Internet & WWW industries

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Perhaps the most important global trend of the last few years has been the rise - and transformation - of information warfare.... [more]

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In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin

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In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin

Lindsey Hilsum

Biography; Biography: general; True war & combat stories; Press & journalism

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The gripping life story of the great war correspondent Marie Colvin told by one of her closest friendsWinner of the James... [more]

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Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

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Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

Mike Isaac

Business & Economics; Office & workplace; Transport industries; Impact of science & technology on society

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A The New York Times technology correspondent presents the dramatic rise and fall of Uber, set against the rapid upheaval... [more]

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Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Code

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Blockchain and the Law: The Rule of Code

Primavera De Filippi, Aaron Wright

Coding theory & cryptology; Information technology industries; IT & Communications law; Computer networking & communications; Network security

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How does Bitcoin mine money from 1s and 0s? Through blockchain, a tool for creating secure, decentralized peer-to-peer applications.... [more]

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Curious Recollections: Life in the Curiosity Show

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Curious Recollections: Life in the Curiosity Show

Rob Morrison

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Education; Media, information & communication industries; History of engineering & technology

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Every child who grew up in Australia in the 70s and 80s remembers Curiosity Show, the science show that encouraged kids to... [more]

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The Red Devil: The story of South Australian aviation pioneer, Captain Harry Butler, AFC

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The Red Devil: The story of South Australian aviation pioneer, Captain Harry...

Les Parsons, Samantha Battams

Biography: business & industry; History; Aerospace & air transport industries

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Captain Harry Butler, AFC, was a national hero in the early 1920s. Hailed as a top aviator, his legacy continues to this day,... [more]

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More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)

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More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)...

Elaine Welteroth

Biography; Memoirs; Political activism; Press & journalism

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In this part-manifesto, part-memoir, the revolutionary editor who infused social consciousness into the pages of Teen Vogue... [more]

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Turn Your Spare Space Into Serious Cash: How To Make Money On Airbnb, Homeaway, Flipkey, Booking.com, And More!

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Turn Your Spare Space Into Serious Cash: How To Make Money On Airbnb, Homeaway,...

Mary Christensen

Business & Economics; Small businesses & self-employed; Service industries; Hotel & holiday accommodation guides

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Turn Your Spare Space into Serious Cash provides an unvarnished picture of what to expect and step-by-step instructions for... [more]

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Paris, Capital of Fashion

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Paris, Capital of Fashion

Valerie Steele

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; History of fashion; Fashion & society; Fashion & beauty industries

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Paris, Capital of Fashion accompanies a major exhibition at The Museum at FIT, New York's only museum dedicated solely to... [more]

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Conde Nast: The Man and His Empire

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Conde Nast: The Man and His Empire

Susan Ronald

Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Publishing industry

Hardback

The first biography in over thirty years of Conde Nast, the pioneering publisher of Vogue and Vanity Fair and main rival to... [more]

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The Big Nine: How the Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp Humanity

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The Big Nine: How the Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp...

Amy Webb

Information technology industries; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Artificial intelligence

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A call-to-arms about the broken nature of artificial intelligence, and the powerful corporations that are turning the human-machine... [more]

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Tim Cook: The Genius Who Took Apple to the Next Level

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Tim Cook: The Genius Who Took Apple to the Next Level

Leander Kahney

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Business strategy; Management: leadership & motivation; Information technology industries; Impact of science & technology on society

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In 2011, Tim Cook took on an impossible task - following in the footsteps of one of history's greatest business visionaries,... [more]

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The Snowy: A History

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The Snowy: A History

Siobhan McHugh

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Industrialisation & industrial history; Electrical power industries; Power networks, systems, stations & plants

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Tells the extraordinary story of the mostly migrant workforce who built one of the world's engineering marvels. This classic,... [more]

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Kerry O'Brien: A Memoir

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Kerry O'Brien: A Memoir

Kerry O'Brien

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Press & journalism

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Born the day before the first American occupying troops landed near Tokyo in August 1945, Kerry O'Brien's life has spanned... [more]

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