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Memoirs

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Memoirs

Mike Willesee

Biography; Memoirs; Press & journalism

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Legendary Australian journalist Mike Willesee tells the greatest story of all - his own. [more]

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Cricket Outlaws: Inside Kerry Packer's World Series Revolution

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Cricket Outlaws: Inside Kerry Packer's World Series Revolution

Austin Robertson

Sport & leisure industries; Travel & Lifestyle; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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A who's who of stars tells the story of Kerry Packer's World Series cricket revolution. [more]

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Eat The Beetles!: An Exploration into Our Conflicted Relationship with Insects

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Eat The Beetles!: An Exploration into Our Conflicted Relationship with Insects...

David Waltner-Toews

Society & Social Sciences; Animals & society; Food manufacturing & related industries; Popular science; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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Meet the beetles: there are millions of them and many fewer of the rest of us mammals, birds, and reptiles. Since before recorded... [more]

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Charles Bean: Man, myth, legacy

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Charles Bean: Man, myth, legacy

Peter Stanley

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; First World War; Press & journalism

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Australia's official war correspondent during WWI, Charles Bean was also Australia's first official war historian and the... [more]

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Hack in a Flak Jacket: Dispatches from an Aussie Foreign Correspondent

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Hack in a Flak Jacket: Dispatches from an Aussie Foreign Correspondent

Peter Stefanovic

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Press & journalism

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A startlingly honest account of experiencing war and terrorism from the frontline by Peter Stefanovic, one of Australia's... [more]

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Mandarins and Mavericks: Remembering Western Mining 1933 - 2005

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Mandarins and Mavericks: Remembering Western Mining 1933 - 2005

Martin Summons

History; Mining industry

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Mandarins and Mavericks tells a great Australian story of drive and endeavour on the part of the people who built and sustained... [more]

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Balcony Over Jerusalem: A Middle East Memoir

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Balcony Over Jerusalem: A Middle East Memoir

John Lyons

Biography; Memoirs; Press & journalism

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A gripping memoir of life in Jerusalem from one of Australia's most experienced Middle East correspondents. Leading Australian... [more]

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

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The Red Star and the Crescent: China and the Middle East

James Reardon-Anderson

Politics & government; International relations; Development economics; Environmental economics; Energy industries & utilities

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An absorbing look at China's diplomatic and business outreach in pursuit of secure hydrocarbon reserves. [more]

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What's the Matter with Meat?

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What's the Matter with Meat?

Katy Keiffer

Society & Social Sciences; Food manufacturing & related industries; Cookery, food & drink; Cooking with meat & game

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A salutary, hard-hitting critique of the meat-producing industry and its harmful effects, What's the Matter with Meat? exhorts... [more]

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The Pilbara: From the Deserts Profits Come

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The Pilbara: From the Deserts Profits Come

Bradon Ellem

History; Mining industry; Industrial relations; Arid zones, deserts; Soil & rock mechanics

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The Pilbara has become central to the Australian economy and imagination. With millions of tonnes of iron ore being shipped... [more]

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Drug Wars: How Big Pharma Raises Prices and Keeps Generics off the Market

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Drug Wars: How Big Pharma Raises Prices and Keeps Generics off the Market...

Robin Feldman, Evan Frondorf

Pharmaceutical industries; Regulation of medicines & medical devices; Medicine

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The cost of pharmaceuticals in the United States has continued to skyrocket, leaving many people without access to lifesaving... [more]

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Beeronomics: How Beer Explains the World

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Beeronomics: How Beer Explains the World

Johan Swinnen , Devin Briski

History; Social & cultural history; Food & society; Food manufacturing & related industries; Beers

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Beer has played a pivotal role in history, from the transition to an agarian lifestyle in ancient Mesopotamia to bankrolling... [more]

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How to Market Your Book

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How to Market Your Book

Rachael Bermingham

Language: reference & general; Writing & editing guides; Publishing industry; Advice on careers & achieving success

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Rachael Bermingham international bestselling author of 4 Ingredients, Savvy and Read My Lips has compiled her vast experience... [more]

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War Paint: Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubinstein: Their Lives, their Times, their Rivalry

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War Paint: Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubinstein: Their Lives, their Times,...

Lindy Woodhead

Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment; Society & Social Sciences; Fashion & society; Fashion & beauty industries; Cosmetics, hair & beauty

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From the author of MR SELFRIDGE, the glittering story of two remarkable women - Miss Elizabeth Arden and Madame Helena Rubinstein... [more]

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Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation

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Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation...

Edward Humes

Society & Social Sciences; Transport industries; Motor cars: general interest

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of Garbology explores the hidden and costly wonders of our buy-it-now, get-it-today... [more]

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Platform Papers #51 - Missing in Action: The ABC and Australian Screen Culture

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Platform Papers #51 - Missing in Action: The ABC and Australian Screen Culture...

Kim Dalton

Society & Social Sciences; Media, information & communication industries

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Kim Dalton, OAM, is a long-respected broadcast and public policy professional, who as CEO of the Australian Film Commission... [more]

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Good Girl Stripped Bare

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Good Girl Stripped Bare

Tracey Spicer

Television; Biography; Memoirs; Social discrimination; Press & journalism

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From bogan to boned and beyond - a full-frontal 'femoir' by one of Australia's best-loved journalists From bogan to boned... [more]

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The Dog's Last Walk (and other pieces)

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The Dog's Last Walk (and other pieces)

Howard Jacobson

Press & journalism

Paperback

This is my second selection of columns from the Independent --Introduction. [more]

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Farmageddon in Pictures: The True Cost of Cheap Meat - in bite-sized pieces

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Farmageddon in Pictures: The True Cost of Cheap Meat - in bite-sized pieces...

Philip Lymbery

Food & society; Food manufacturing & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

<b>Farmageddon: the quiet revolution of mega-farming that is threatening our countryside, farms, and food.</b> [more]

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A Powerful Influence on Australian Affairs: A New History of the AWU

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A Powerful Influence on Australian Affairs: A New History of the AWU

Nick Dyrenfurth

History; Trade unions

Paperback

In this new history of the Australian Workers' Union, prominent author Nick Dyrenfurth traces the fortunes of the nation's... [more]

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Remembering Anita Cobby

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Remembering Anita Cobby

Mark Morri

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; Criminal investigation & detection; Press & journalism

Paperback

John Cobby finally tells his story, 30 years after the murder of his wife, Anita. On 4 February 1986, John Cobby's life imploded.... [more]

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Jeedara: One Alliance, One Ancient People and an Expedition for the Great Australian Bight

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Jeedara: One Alliance, One Ancient People and an Expedition for the Great...

Sea Shepherd Australia

Photographs: collections; Social & cultural history; Petroleum & oil industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment

Paperback

Operation Jeeedara was an expedition to showcase to the world what we would all lose if BP were allowed to drill for oil in... [more]

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Green Bans, Red Union: The saving of a city

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Green Bans, Red Union: The saving of a city

Meredith Burgmann, Verity Burgmann

History; Trade unions

Paperback

At the height of the building boom in the 1970s, a remarkable campaign stopped billions of dollars worth of indiscriminate... [more]

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

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Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels

Dieter Helm

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities; Global warming; Fossil fuel technologies

Hardback

An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change... [more]

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Abbey Road: The Best Studio in the World

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Abbey Road: The Best Studio in the World

Alistair Lawrence

Music; Music recording & reproduction; Biography: arts & entertainment; Music industry

Paperback

The first photographic celebration of the most famous recording studio in the world with a foreword by Sir George Martin.... [more]

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