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Merchant Seafaring Through World War 1 1914-1918

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Merchant Seafaring Through World War 1 1914-1918

Peter Lyon

History; Maritime history; First World War; Shipping industries

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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

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

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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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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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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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Holden is one of the few brands that has an emotional grip on Australia. The impending closure of the Holden factory in Adelaide... [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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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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Valiant for Truth: The Life of Chester Wilmot, War Correspondent

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Valiant for Truth: The Life of Chester Wilmot, War Correspondent

Neil McDonald, Peter Brune

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Second World War; Radio & television industry; Press & journalism

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Chester Wilmot brought the triumphs and tragedies of warfare into the homes of millions. He was a renowned Australian war... [more]

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The Shot

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The Shot

Gary Ramage

Individual photographers; Photographic reportage; Biography; Memoirs; Press & journalism

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The heart-stoppingly adrenalin-charged - and often dangerous - life and times of Australian war photographer, Gary Ramage.... [more]

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Model Woman: Eileen Ford and the Business of Beauty

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Model Woman: Eileen Ford and the Business of Beauty

Robert Lacey

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Gender studies: women; Fashion & beauty industries

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Journalism as Activism: Recoding Media Power

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Journalism as Activism: Recoding Media Power

Adrienne Russell

Society & Social Sciences; Political activism; Press & journalism

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In the mediated digital era, communication is changing fast and eating up ever greater shares of real-world power. Corporate... [more]

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Shooting the Picture: Press Photography in Australia

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Shooting the Picture: Press Photography in Australia

Sally Young, Fay Anderson

Photographic reportage; History; Press & journalism

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Tells the story of Australian news photography since the 1960s. Taking a thematic approach, this groundbreaking book explores... [more]

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British Secret Projects: Britain's Space Shuttle

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British Secret Projects: Britain's Space Shuttle

Daniel Sharp

History; Aerospace & air transport industries; Popular astronomy & space

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As America and Russia stepped up their efforts during the early 1960s to design ever faster bombers and put men and equipment... [more]

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Avid Reader: A Life

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Avid Reader: A Life

Robert Gottlieb

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Publishing industry

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ln Avid Reader, Gottlieb writes with wit and candor about succeeding William Shawn as the editor of The New Yorker, and the... [more]

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Life of the Party

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Life of the Party

Bob Kealing

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Business strategy; Retail sector

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One of the most important businesswomen of the 20th century, Brownie Wise was the prototype for 'leaning in' ... A woman ahead... [more]

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Crude Nation: How Oil Riches Ruined Venezuela

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Crude Nation: How Oil Riches Ruined Venezuela

Raul Gallegos

History; International relations; International economics; Political economy; Petroleum & oil industries

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Beneath Venezuelan soil lies an ocean of crude - the world's largest reserves - an oil patch that shaped the nature of the... [more]

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Frost: That Was The Life That Was: The Authorised Biography

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Frost: That Was The Life That Was: The Authorised Biography

Neil Hegarty

Television; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Press & journalism

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Sir David Frost, who died suddenly in August 2013, was the only person to have met and interviewed every British Prime Minister... [more]

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The Tunnel Through Time: A New Route for an Old London Journey

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The Tunnel Through Time: A New Route for an Old London Journey

Gillian Tindall

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Social & cultural history; Industrialisation & industrial history; Railway transport industries; Local history

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Visiting Stepney, Liverpool Street, Farringdon, Tottenham Court Road (alias St Giles-in-the-Fields) and the route along Oxford... [more]

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MH370: The Secret Files

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MH370: The Secret Files

Nigel Cawthorne

Conspiracy theories; Aerospace & air transport industries; Travel & holiday

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On 8 March 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 took off from Kuala Lumpur International Airport bound for Beijing. Less than... [more]

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What Happened to the Car Industry?

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What Happened to the Car Industry?

Ian Porter

Fiction & Literature; Political economy; Road vehicle manufacturing industry

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The Australian car industry is almost 120 years old, and has become part of the nation's industrial and social fabric. With... [more]

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Spider Web: The Birth of American Anticommunism

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Spider Web: The Birth of American Anticommunism

Nick Fischer

History; History of the Americas; Marxism & Communism; Industrial relations

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The McCarthy-era witch hunts marked the culmination of an anticommunist crusade launched after the First World War. With Bolshevism... [more]

$64.00

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Platform Papers #47: After the Creative Industries

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Platform Papers #47: After the Creative Industries

Justin O'Connor

Theatre Studies; Media, information & communication industries

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In the 1990s, the &acirc;??creative industries&acirc;?? was a new concept aimed at mobilising the energies of culture in support... [more]

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Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data and the Future of Entertainment

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Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data and the Future of Entertainment

Michael D. Smith (Carnegie Mellon University), Rahul Telang (Carnegie Mellon University)

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Cinema industry; Radio & television industry

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How big data is transforming the creative industries, and how those industries can use lessons from Netflix, Amazon, and Apple... [more]

$58.95

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Enter Helen: The Invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the Rise of the Modern Single Woman

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Enter Helen: The Invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the Rise of the Modern...

Brooke Hauser

Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women; Press & journalism

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In 1965, Helen Gurley Brown-best known for her groundbreaking 1962 manifesto Sex and the Single Girl -took over the ailing... [more]

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The Second Rush: Mining and the Transformation of Australia

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The Second Rush: Mining and the Transformation of Australia

David Lee

History; Mining industry

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The Second Rush is a history of the minerals boom in Australia over the half-century from the early 1960s to the end of the... [more]

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