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Post-Truth: How Bullshit Conquered the World

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Post-Truth: How Bullshit Conquered the World

James Ball

Cultural studies; Politics & government; Propaganda; Press & journalism

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The first guide to the buzzword of 2017 from award-winning journalist, James Ball. This book explores the idea of post-truth... [more]

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Janesville: An American Story

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Janesville: An American Story

Amy Goldstein

History; History of the Americas; Social classes; Central government policies; Road vehicle manufacturing industry; Industrial relations

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A Washington Post reporter's intimate account of the fallout from the closing of a General Motors' assembly plant in Janesville,... [more]

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Spaceport Earth

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Spaceport Earth

Joe Pappalardo

Aerospace & air transport industries; Tourism industry; Mathematics & Sciences; Science funding & policy; Popular astronomy & space

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The twenty-first century space industry is changing drastically where private sector companies (e.g. Richard Branson's Virgin... [more]

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The Murder Gang: Fleet Street's Elite Group of Crime Reporters in the Golden Age of Tabloid Crime

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The Murder Gang: Fleet Street's Elite Group of Crime Reporters in the Golden...

Neil Root

Biography; True crime; Press & journalism

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The first book to recount the extraordinary story of Fleet Street's Murder Gang [more]

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All the Money in the World

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All the Money in the World

John Pearson

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; True crime; Petroleum & oil industries

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Inspired by the fortunes and misfortunes of the Getty family, whose most extraordinary and troubled episode - the kidnap and... [more]

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What is the History of the Book?

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What is the History of the Book?

James Raven

Library & information sciences; History: specific events & topics; Media studies; Publishing industry

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This book introduces the fast-developing field of book history. James Raven, a leading historian of the book, offers a fresh... [more]

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How Soon is Now?: The Madmen and Mavericks who made Independent Music 1975-2005

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How Soon is Now?: The Madmen and Mavericks who made Independent Music 1975-2005...

Richard King

Music; Punk, New Wave & Indie; Music industry

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'If you look at all the people involved - Ivo, Tony Wilson, McGee, Geoff Travis, myself - nobody had a clue about running... [more]

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The Know-It-Alls: The Rise of Silicon Valley as a Political Powerhouse and Social Wrecking Ball

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The Know-It-Alls: The Rise of Silicon Valley as a Political Powerhouse and...

Noam Cohen

Politics & government; Business & Economics; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship; Information technology industries; History of engineering & technology

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Today, tech libertarians are fuelling division in our society. This is the story of how the Silicon Valley pioneers brought... [more]

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We Chose to Speak of War and Strife: The World of the Foreign Correspondent

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We Chose to Speak of War and Strife: The World of the Foreign Correspondent...

John Simpson

History; General & world history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Press & journalism

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From distinguished foreign correspondent John Simpson, a fascinating history of what it is to risk life and limb to bring... [more]

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Publishing Means Business: Australian Perspectives

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Publishing Means Business: Australian Perspectives

Aaron Mannion

Business & Economics; Publishing industry

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The Australian publishing industry has transformed itself from a colonial outpost of British publishing to a central node... [more]

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Reinventing the Wheel: Milk, Microbes and the Fight for Real Cheese

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Reinventing the Wheel: Milk, Microbes and the Fight for Real Cheese

Bronwen Percival, Francis Percival

Food & society; Food manufacturing & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cooking with dairy products

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Wine and Spirits Book of the Year 2017 In little more than a century, the drive towards industrial and intensive farming... [more]

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The First Casualty: From the Front Lines of the Global War on Journalism

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The First Casualty: From the Front Lines of the Global War on Journalism...

Peter Greste

Memoirs; Society & Social Sciences; Press & journalism

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<strong>In a world where the first casualty of war is truth, journalism has become the new battleground.</strong><br /><br... [more]

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The Virgin of Rooty Hill: And Other Stories from the Smoking Room

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The Virgin of Rooty Hill: And Other Stories from the Smoking Room

the Lounge Lizard

Biography: general; Literary essays; Media, information & communication industries; Humour

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Who is The Lounge Lizard ? And who is A Courtier ? The Lounge Lizard is a former Sydney investigative journalist, and... [more]

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Spy Watching: Intelligence Accountability in the United States

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Spy Watching: Intelligence Accountability in the United States

Loch K. Johnson

History; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Espionage & secret services; Military intelligence; Security services

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Given the dangers in the world--from terrorism to pandemics--nations must have effective spy services; yet, to prevent the... [more]

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The Death of Holden: The bestselling account of the decline of Australian manufacturing

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The Death of Holden: The bestselling account of the decline of Australian...

Royce Kurmelovs

History; Road vehicle manufacturing industry; Motor cars: general interest

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An extraordinary account of the impending closure of the Holden factory in Adelaide. More than the end of a business - it's... [more]

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The Man Who Made the Movies: The Meteoric Rise and Tragic Fall of William Fox

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The Man Who Made the Movies: The Meteoric Rise and Tragic Fall of William...

Vanda Krefft

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: arts & entertainment; Cinema industry

Hardback

Produced and released by Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers. High quality --From title page. [more]

$71.95

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Why Vinyl Matters: A Manifesto from Musicians and Fans

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Why Vinyl Matters: A Manifesto from Musicians and Fans

Jennifer Otter Bickerdike

Music; Rock & Pop music; Music recording & reproduction; Social & cultural history; Music industry

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Pop culture historian Jennifer Otter Bickerdike celebrates the vinyl revival, and this book anticipates a continuing rise... [more]

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Marx After Marx: History and Time in the Expansion of Capitalism

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Marx After Marx: History and Time in the Expansion of Capitalism

Harry Harootunian

Social & cultural history; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Marxism & Communism; Central government policies; Industrial relations

Paperback

Revisiting Marx's seminal conception of capital and production to better critique our diverse global economies. [more]

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Crossing the Line: Australia's Secret History in the Timor Sea

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Crossing the Line: Australia's Secret History in the Timor Sea

Kim McGrath

History; Geopolitics; Energy industries & utilities

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For fifty years, Australia has schemed to deny East Timor billions of dollars of oil and gas wealth. [more]

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This is Not a Remix: Piracy, Authenticity and Popular Music

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This is Not a Remix: Piracy, Authenticity and Popular Music

Margie Borschke (Macquarie University, Australia)

Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Music recording & reproduction; Music industry

Paperback

Widespread distribution of recorded music via digital networks affects more than just business models and marketing strategies;... [more]

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Iraq and the Politics of Oil: An Insider's Perspective

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Iraq and the Politics of Oil: An Insider's Perspective

Gary Vogler

History; Middle Eastern history; Iraq War; Politics & government; Warfare & defence; Petroleum & oil industries

Hardback

There was an oil agenda when the US went to war in Iraq in 2003--what the agenda was is revealed in this book. [more]

$54.95

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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]

$21.99

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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

Paperback

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

$39.99

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