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Akubra Handcrafted History

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Akubra Handcrafted History

Akubra

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & beauty industries

Hardback

There are 162 steps in the hat making process. Each hat passes through 50 pairs of hands. And there is 1 book that tells 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; Memoirs; Press & journalism

Paperback

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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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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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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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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

Paperback

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

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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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

Paperback

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

$25.95

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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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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

Paperback

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

Hardback

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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Heathrow Airport Manual: Designing, building and operating the world's busiest international airport

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Heathrow Airport Manual: Designing, building and operating the world's busiest...

Robert Wicks

History; Airports; Aircraft: general interest

Hardback

Fully authorised and supported by Heathrow, the Haynes Heathrow Airport Manual takes the reader behind the scenes of the world's... [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

Hardback

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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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

Paperback

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

$29.95

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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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