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Wild Bleak Bohemia: Marcus Clarke, Adam Lindsay Gordon and Henry Kendall

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Wild Bleak Bohemia: Marcus Clarke, Adam Lindsay Gordon and Henry Kendall...

Michael Wilding

Biography: general; Poetry; Press & journalism

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Meticulously using contemporary newspaper reports, court records, published memoirs, private letters and diaries, Michael... [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]

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The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

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The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

Brad Stone (Author)

Business & Economics; Economics; Retail sector

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Though Amazon.com started off delivering books through the mail, its visionary founder, Jeff Bezos, was never content with... [more]

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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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Steel on Steel: Inside the battle for the future of Australia's biggestrailroad

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Steel on Steel: Inside the battle for the future of Australia's biggestrailroad...

Stephen Baines

History; Privatisation; Railway transport industries

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Steel on Steel is the inside story of the privatisation of the freight arm of Queensland Rail, written by Stephen Baines,... [more]

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Neoliberalism, Media and the Political

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Neoliberalism, Media and the Political

Sean Phelan

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Press & journalism

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Neoliberalism, Media and the Political examines the condition of media and journalism in neoliberal cultures. Emphasizing... [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]

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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

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

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The Bookshop Book

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The Bookshop Book

Jen Campbell

Literary companions; Publishing industry; Humour

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

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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

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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

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Diamonds

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Diamonds

Ian Smillie

Mining industry; Mathematics & Sciences; Economic geology

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Diamonds are a multi-billion dollar business involving some of the world s largest mining companies, a million and a half... [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]

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Power to the People: Energy in Europe over the Last Five Centuries

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Power to the People: Energy in Europe over the Last Five Centuries

Astrid Kander, Paolo Malanima, Paul Warde

Business & Economics; Economic history; Energy industries & utilities

Hardback

Describes how the traditional energy economy of medieval and early modern Europe was marked by stable or falling per capita... [more]

$65.00

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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

Paperback

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]

$19.99

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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

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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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Big Coal: Australia's Dirtiest Habit

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Big Coal: Australia's Dirtiest Habit

Guy Pearse, David McKnight, Bob Burton

Coal & solid fuel industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

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<p>AustraliaÔ??s dirtiest habit is its addiction to coal. But is our&nbsp;dependence on it a road to prosperity or a dead... [more]

$34.99

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Private Empire: Exxonmobil and American Power

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Private Empire: Exxonmobil and American Power

Steve Coll

History; Energy industries & utilities

Paperback

An extraordinary and monumental expos of Big Oil from two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Coll ( The Washington Post ). In... [more]

$37.95

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