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Supermarket Monsters: The Price of Coles and Woolworths' Dominance

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Supermarket Monsters: The Price of Coles and Woolworths' Dominance

Malcolm Knox

Business & Economics; Retail sector; Consumer advice

Paperback

In hardware, petrol, merchandise, liquor and above all in groceries, Coles and Woolworths now jointly rule Australia's retail... [more]

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An Australian Locomotive Guide: Second Edition

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An Australian Locomotive Guide: Second Edition

Peter Clark

History; Railway transport industries; Trains & railways: general interest

Hardback

Describes the Diesel and Electric locomotives used on the main line and export mineral railways in Australia and the operating... [more]

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How Google Works

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How Google Works

Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg

Business & Economics; Management & management techniques; Multinationals; Internet & WWW industries

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How to hire, manage, motivate, strategize and grow a business in today's disruptive world from Eric Schmidt, Google's executive... [more]

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China's Renewable Energy Revolution

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China's Renewable Energy Revolution

John A. Mathews, Hao Tan, Ciaran O'Faircheallaigh

History; Environmental economics; Alternative & renewable energy industries

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The authors suggest that China's renewable energy system, the largest in the world, will quickly supersede the black energy... [more]

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Shopping News: Agenda Finding, What the Audience Does Before the News

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Shopping News: Agenda Finding, What the Audience Does Before the News

John Cokley

Reportage & collected journalism; Society & Social Sciences; Press & journalism

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The Looting Machine: Warlords, Tycoons, Smugglers and the Systematic Theft of Africa's Wealth

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The Looting Machine: Warlords, Tycoons, Smugglers and the Systematic Theft...

Tom Burgis

History; Mining industry; Petroleum & oil industries

Paperback

Overseas Press Club Award Winner 2016 A shocking investigative journey into the way the resource trade wreaks... [more]

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On the Edge: Coastlines of Britain

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On the Edge: Coastlines of Britain

Robert Duck

Railway transport industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Economic geography; Management of land & natural resources; Social impact of environmental issues

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The building of railways has had a profound but largely ignored physical impact on Britain's coasts. This book explores the... [more]

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The Third Plate: Field Notes on the Future of Food

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The Third Plate: Field Notes on the Future of Food

Dan Barber

Food & society; Agriculture & related industries; Cookery, food & drink

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Based on ten years of surveying farming communities around the world, top New York chef Dan Barber's The Third Plate offers... [more]

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The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters

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The Frackers: The Outrageous Inside Story of the New Billionaire Wildcatters...

Gregory Zuckerman

Business & Economics; Energy industries & utilities

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The riveting, untold story of the men who are transforming global energy. [more]

$33.95

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Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple's Greatest Products

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Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple's Greatest Products

Leander Kahney

Biography: business & industry; Business & Economics; Business strategy; Business innovation; Information technology industries

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With the death of Steve Jobs in 2011, Jony Ive has become the most important person at Apple. Some would argue he always was.... [more]

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Blood And Guts: Dispatches From The Whale Wars

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Blood And Guts: Dispatches From The Whale Wars

Sam Vincent

Society & Social Sciences; Fisheries & related industries; Environmentalist, conservationist & Green organizations; Endangered species & extinction of species

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Confrontations between Japanese whalers and Sea Shepherd activists make for exciting news reports during the Australian summer.... [more]

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Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper (INTL ED)

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Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper (INTL ED)

Robert Bryce

Manufacturing industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Nanotechnology; Electronics engineering

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In the face of today's environmental and economic challenges, doomsayers preach that the only way to stave off disaster is... [more]

$28.99

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Something Nasty in the Slushpile

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Something Nasty in the Slushpile

Sammy Looker

Fiction & Literature; Publishing industry; Humour

Hardback

Most publishers keep a slushpile - the stack of unsolicited manuscripts which contains a large percentage of preposterous... [more]

$19.99  $5.00

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The Bookshop Book

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The Bookshop Book

Jen Campbell

Literary companions; Publishing industry; Humour

Hardback

The Bookshop Book is a love letter to bookshops all around the world. [more]

$39.99

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A Better Class of Sunset: Collected Works of Christopher Pearson

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A Better Class of Sunset: Collected Works of Christopher Pearson

Nick Cater, Helen Baxendale

Biography: general; Indigenous peoples; Press & journalism

Hardback

Brings together Pearson's enduring columns & essays, chronicling the twists and turns of Australian cultural life over three... [more]

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How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past Present and Future of a Multibi

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How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past Present and Future of a Multibi...

Chris Taylor

Film theory & criticism; Science fiction; Cinema industry

Hardback

The first comprehensive history of the Star Wars phenomenon, tracing the origins and impact of the films and the universe... [more]

$48.95

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Field Guide to Victorian Produce

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Field Guide to Victorian Produce

Ewan McEoin

Reference works; Agriculture & related industries; Food manufacturing & related industries; Cookery, food & drink

Paperback

This is the first practical field guide for Australian locavores - people who try to eat locally. This book tells the stories... [more]

$27.50  $5.00

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The Secret World of Oil

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The Secret World of Oil

Ken Silverstein

Political corruption; Petroleum & oil industries; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The oil industry provides the lifeblood of modern civilisationů But the modern oil industry is an amazingly shady meeting-... [more]

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Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs

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Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs

Yukari Iwatani Kane

Business & Economics; Information technology industries

Paperback

An insightful, behind-the-scences portrait of the technology giant Apple [more]

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Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

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Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

Peter W. Singer (Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution), Allan Friedman (fellow in Governance Studies, and Research Director of the Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings Institution)

Politics & government; Media, information & communication industries; Computing: general; Computer fraud & hacking

Paperback

In Cybersecurity and CyberWar: What Everyone Needs to Know, New York Times best-selling author P. W. Singer and noted cyber... [more]

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Revolutions from Grub Street: A History of Magazine Publishing in Britain

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Revolutions from Grub Street: A History of Magazine Publishing in Britain...

Howard Cox (Professor of International Business History, University of Worcester), Simon Mowatt (Associate Professor of Management, AUT Business School)

History; Press & journalism; Publishing industry

Hardback

Based on extensive new research, the book provides a unique overview of one of Britain's most successful creative industries,... [more]

$67.95  $15.00

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East German Cinema: DEFA and Film History

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East German Cinema: DEFA and Film History

Sebastian Heiduschke

Theatre Studies; Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

East Germany's film monopoly, Deutsche Film-Aktiengesellschaft, produced a films ranging beyond simple propaganda to westerns,... [more]

$81.95  $20.00

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Food Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

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Food Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

Robert Paarlberg (Betty Freyhof Johnson Class of 1944 Professor of Political Science, Wellesley College)

Social issues & processes; Development economics; Agriculture & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Agriculture & farming

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In a lively and easy-to-navigate, question-and-answer format, Food Politics carefully examines and explains the most important... [more]

$26.95

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Bad Pharma: How Medicine is Broken, and How We Can Fix it

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Bad Pharma: How Medicine is Broken, and How We Can Fix it

Ben Goldacre

Pharmaceutical industries; Clinical trials; Pharmacology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Ben Goldacre puts the $600bn global pharmaceutical industry under the microscope. What he reveals is a fascinating, terrifying... [more]

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Bargain Fever: How to Shop in a Discounted World

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Bargain Fever: How to Shop in a Discounted World

Mark Ellwood

Business & Economics; Retail sector

Hardback

When Coca-Cola offered the first retail coupon in the 1880s, customers were thrilled. But today, one in four American shoppers... [more]

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