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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

Hardback

O'Brien reflects on the big events, the lessons learned and lessons ignored, along with the foibles and strengths of public... [more]

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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]

$79.99

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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

Hardback

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

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The Rules Do Not Apply

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The Rules Do Not Apply

Ariel Levy

Autobiography: literary; Society & Social Sciences; Press & journalism

Paperback

The new book by New Yorker journalist and author of Female Chauvinist Pigs, Ariel Levy. [more]

$29.99

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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

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

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Merchants of Truth: Inside the News Revolution

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Merchants of Truth: Inside the News Revolution

Jill Abramson

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Business competition; Press & journalism; Impact of science & technology on society; Advocate - Today's World

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Merchants of Truth by Jill Abramson, former editor of The New York Times, is the gripping and definitive in-the-room account... [more]

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Courage in the Skies: The Untold Story of Qantas, it's Brave Men and Women and Their Extraordinary Role in World War II

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Courage in the Skies: The Untold Story of Qantas, it's Brave Men and Women...

Jim Eames

History; Second World War; Air forces & warfare; Aerospace & air transport industries; Advocate - History

Paperback

The extraordinary and little known story of Qantas' significant role during World War II [more]

$22.99

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Amazon: How the World's Most Relentless Retailer will Continue to Revolutionize Commerce

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Amazon: How the World's Most Relentless Retailer will Continue to Revolutionize...

Natalie Berg, Miya Knights

Society & Social Sciences; Business strategy; E-commerce: business aspects; Sales & marketing; Retail sector

Paperback

Explore Amazon's disruptive new retail strategies, its impact on the wider eCommerce sector, and gain valuable lessons that... [more]

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Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future

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Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future

Joi Ito, Jeff Howe

Society & culture: general; Business & Economics; Business strategy; Management & management techniques; Information technology industries; Impact of science & technology on society

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This brilliant and provocative (Walter Isaacson) guide shares nine principles to adapt and survive the technological changes... [more]

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What Am I Taking?: The Australian Consumer's Guide to Pharmaceutical Drugs

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What Am I Taking?: The Australian Consumer's Guide to Pharmaceutical Drugs...

Peter Farrell, Juliet Richards

Pharmaceutical industries; Medicine; Pharmacology; Popular medicine & health; Fitness & diet

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Adverse effects from avoidable medication errors are one of the elephants in the room for the Australian health system, accounting... [more]

$28.95

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest man

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest...

Jonathan Conlin

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment; Petroleum & oil industries

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At his death in 1955, Calouste Gulbenkian was the richest man in the world, known as 'Mr Five Percent' for owning 5% of Middle... [more]

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The Antisemitism Wars: How the British Media Failed Their Public

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The Antisemitism Wars: How the British Media Failed Their Public

Karl Sabbagh

History; Jewish studies; Political parties; Press & journalism

Paperback

This book shows how the accusations of antisemitism directed at the Labour Party during the spring and summer of 2018 pose... [more]

$33.00

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No One at the Wheel: Driverless Cars and the Road of the Future

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No One at the Wheel: Driverless Cars and the Road of the Future

Samuel Schwartz, Karen Kelly

Society & Social Sciences; Transport industries; Automotive technology & trades

Hardback

The country's leading transport expert describes how the driverless vehicle revolution will transform highways, cities, workplaces... [more]

$51.95

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Shaping the Future of the Fourth Industrial Revolution: A guide to building a better world

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Shaping the Future of the Fourth Industrial Revolution: A guide to building...

Klaus Schwab

Society & Social Sciences; Industry & industrial studies; Impact of science & technology on society

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution is changing everything - from the way we relate to each other, to the work we do, the way... [more]

$35.00

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Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End the Age of Oil

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Insane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End...

Hamish McKenzie

Biography: business & industry; Alternative & renewable energy industries; Road vehicle manufacturing industry; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The first account of one of the 21st century's greatest business stories, Tesla and Elon Musk. [more]

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Auntie's War: The BBC during the Second World War

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Auntie's War: The BBC during the Second World War

Edward Stourton

History; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Second World War; International institutions; Radio & television industry

Paperback

BBC RADIO 4 'BOOK OF THE WEEK'The British Broadcasting Corporation is a British institution unlike any other, and its story... [more]

$24.99

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Retail Disruptors: The Spectacular Rise and Impact of the Hard Discounters

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Retail Disruptors: The Spectacular Rise and Impact of the Hard Discounters...

Jan-Benedict Steenkamp, Laurens Sloot

Business & Economics; Business strategy; Retail sector

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Understand the strategies and business models used by hard discounters such as Aldi and Lidl, and learn techniques to remain... [more]

$44.99

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Working in Hollywood: How the Studio System Turned Creativity into Labor

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Working in Hollywood: How the Studio System Turned Creativity into Labor...

Ronny Regev

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; History of the Americas; Industrial relations

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Reveals an important untold story of an influential twentieth-century workplace. Ronny Regev argues that the Hollywood studio... [more]

$55.99

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We Are the Nerds: The Birth and Tumultuous Life of REDDIT, the Internet's Culture Laboratory

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We Are the Nerds: The Birth and Tumultuous Life of REDDIT, the Internet's...

Christine Lagorio-Chafkin

Biography: business & industry; Popular culture; Business & Economics; Business ethics; Internet & WWW industries

Paperback

In the tradition of The Everything Store and Googled, award-winning tech journalist Christine Lagorio's We Are the Nerds is... [more]

$32.99

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

Steven Bingen

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Dance & Performing arts; Media studies; Media, information & communication industries

Paperback

Movie studios are the wondrous, almost magical locales where legends are created. Unfortunately, these celebrity playgrounds... [more]

$46.95

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

Damian Michael, Mason Crane, Daniel Florance, Emma Burns, David Lindenmayer

Agriculture & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Conservation of the environment; Sustainable agriculture

Paperback

Featuring best practice approaches to restoration based on 19 years of long-term research. [more]

$39.99

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Train Wreck: The Forensics of Rail Disasters

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Train Wreck: The Forensics of Rail Disasters

George Bibel

History; Forensic science; Railway transport industries; Trains & railways: general interest

Paperback

Using a mix of eyewitness accounts and scientific explanations, Bibel draws us into a world of forensics and human drama.<br... [more]

$53.99

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Roadies: The Secret History of Australian Rock'n'Roll

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Roadies: The Secret History of Australian Rock'n'Roll

Stuart Coupe

Music; Music industry

Paperback

This is your backstage pass to the hidden side of the music industry - the tantrums, the fights, the tensions, the indulgence,... [more]

$32.99

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Unsavory Truth: How Food Companies Skew the Science of What We Eat

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Unsavory Truth: How Food Companies Skew the Science of What We Eat

Marion Nestle

Society & Social Sciences; Food & society; Food manufacturing & related industries

Hardback

America's leading nutritionist exposes how the food industry corrupts scientific research for profit [more]

$42.99

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Grace: Thirty Years of Fashion at Vogue

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Grace: Thirty Years of Fashion at Vogue

Grace Coddington

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & textiles: design; Memoirs; Press & journalism

Paperback

A chronicle of Grace Coddington's formative years at Vogue, now available as a jacketed paperback [more]

$95.00

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