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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

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Revisiting Marx's seminal conception of capital and production to better critique our diverse global economies. [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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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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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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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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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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This paper takes the opportunity to ask how and why a cultural institution of such significance as the ABC has been variously... [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

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

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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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Remembering Anita Cobby

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Remembering Anita Cobby

Mark Morri

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

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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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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

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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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Citizen Coke: The Making of Coca-Cola Capitalism

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Citizen Coke: The Making of Coca-Cola Capitalism

Bartow J. Elmore (Ohio State University)

Business & Economics; Environmental economics; Food manufacturing & related industries

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Citizen Coke demostrate[s] a complete lack of understanding about ... the Coca-Cola system-past and present. -Ted Ryan, the... [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

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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 (Author)

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

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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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Dietrich & Riefenstahl: Hollywood, Berlin, and a Century in Two Lives

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Dietrich & Riefenstahl: Hollywood, Berlin, and a Century in Two Lives

Karin Wieland

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women; Cinema industry

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This magisterial dual biography illuminates two complex lives that began alike but were on opposite sides of the Second World... [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

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

Paperback

<b>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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The Return of Print?: Contemporary Australian Publishing

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The Return of Print?: Contemporary Australian Publishing

Aaron Mannion, Emmett Stinson

Publishing industry

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This collection of essays by established and emerging scholars of Australian publishing examines the industry in the wake... [more]

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We Hope You Have Enjoyed the Show: The Story of Rock and Pop on British Television

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We Hope You Have Enjoyed the Show: The Story of Rock and Pop on British...

Jeff Evans

Television; Music; Rock & Pop music; Popular culture; Radio & television industry

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The first comprehensive history of rock and pop on British television, from the early days of Oh Boy and Ready Steady Go!,... [more]

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The Weapon Wizards

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The Weapon Wizards

Yaakov Katz, Amir Bohbot

History; Military aircraft; Manufacturing industries; History of engineering & technology; Ordnance, weapons technology

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From drones to satellites, missile defense systems to cyber warfare, Israel is leading the world when it comes to new technology... [more]

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The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking

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The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking

Brooke Borel

Language: reference & general; Press & journalism

Paperback

<div> &quot;A column by Glenn Garvin on Dec. 20 stated that the National Science Foundation 'funded a study on Jell-O wrestling... [more]

$35.95

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Making Headlines

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Making Headlines

Chris Mitchell

Memoirs; Society & Social Sciences; Press & journalism

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As editor-in-chief of The Australian Chris Mitchell ran the largest stable of journalists with the largest editorial budget... [more]

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Eccentric Orbits: The Iridium Story - How a Single Man Saved the World's Largest Satellite Constellation From Fiery Destruction

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Eccentric Orbits: The Iridium Story - How a Single Man Saved the World's...

John Bloom

Business & Economics; Media, information & communication industries

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The incredible story of Iridium - the most complex satellite system ever built, the cell phone of the future and one of the... [more]

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Trillion Dollar Baby

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Trillion Dollar Baby

Paul Cleary

Business & Economics; Economic history; Petroleum & oil industries

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For most of its history, Norway eked out a marginal existence from fishing, forestry and shipping. But things changed in 1969,... [more]

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Small Screens: Essays on Contemporary Australian Television

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Small Screens: Essays on Contemporary Australian Television

Michelle Arrow, Jeannine Baker, Clare Monagle

Literary essays; Society & Social Sciences; TV & society; Radio & television industry

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There has been a lot happening on Australia&acirc;??s small screens. Neighbours turned 30.&nbsp;Struggle Street was accused... [more]

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