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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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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

$45.00

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The Revenge of Analog: Real Things and Why They Matter

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The Revenge of Analog: Real Things and Why They Matter

David Sax

Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Social & cultural anthropology; Retail sector; Industrial chemistry & manufacturing technologies

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The story of the improbable comeback of vinyl records, paper notebooks, retail, and other analog businesses-even as Silicon... [more]

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

Chris Goodall

Alternative & renewable energy industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

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How will the world be powered in ten years' time? Not by fossil fuels. Energy experts are all saying the same thing: solar... [more]

$24.99

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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

Hardback

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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The Miners: Stories from the Industry that drives Modern Australia

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The Miners: Stories from the Industry that drives Modern Australia

Barry Avery

History; Mining industry

Hardback

The Miners traces the Australian mining industry and its turning points of discovery and development, the booms and the busts.... [more]

$39.99

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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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How Music Got Free: The Inventor, the Mogul, and the Thief

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How Music Got Free: The Inventor, the Mogul, and the Thief

Stephen Witt

Music; Music industry

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What links Taylor Swift to a factory worker? Kanye West to a German engineer? Beyonce to a boardroom mogul? They've all changed... [more]

$27.99

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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 â??creative industriesâ?? was a new concept aimed at mobilising the energies of culture in support... [more]

$16.99

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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

Hardback

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]

$32.99  $12.00

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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

Hardback

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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The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author

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The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World...

Marc Levinson

Business & Economics; Shipping industries

Paperback

Tells the story of the container's creation, the decade of struggle before it was adopted, and the economic consequences of... [more]

$37.95

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The DIY Book PR Guide: The HAPPIER Guide to Do-It-Yourself Book Publicity in Seven Easy Steps

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The DIY Book PR Guide: The HAPPIER Guide to Do-It-Yourself Book Publicity...

Emma Noble

Language: reference & general; Business communication & presentation; Public relations; Publishing industry

Paperback

The book world has changed dramatically thanks to the digital revolution. Now, anyone with a great book idea and... [more]

$19.99

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The Powerhouse: America, China and the Great Battery War

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The Powerhouse: America, China and the Great Battery War

Steve Levine

Business & Economics; Electrical power industries; Popular science; Energy conversion & storage; Automotive technology & trades

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The United States, China and virtually every other nation with an industrial base have concluded that powerful advanced batteries... [more]

$27.99

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Concussion

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Concussion

Jeanne Marie Laskas

Biography; True stories; Sport & leisure industries; Sports injuries & medicine; American football

Paperback

The brilliant young forensic pathologist had no idea that the body on the slab in front of him would change his life, and... [more]

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Britain's Forgotten Film Factory: The Story of Isleworth Studios

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Britain's Forgotten Film Factory: The Story of Isleworth Studios

Ed Harris

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

From the first Sherlock Holmes film to the African Queen, the only full account of this important film studio [more]

$29.95

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Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship

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Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship

Anjan Sundaram

Memoirs; History; African history; Freedom of information & freedom of speech; Press & journalism

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The incredible story of the rise of dictatorship and the fall of open speech, as told by the last free journalists to remain... [more]

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