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Memoirs

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Bomber Squadron: Men Who Flew with XV Squadron

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Bomber Squadron: Men Who Flew with XV Squadron

Martyn R. Ford-Jones

Biography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; History; Air forces & warfare; Military aircraft

Hardback

Based on personal interviews, the narrative follows 15 selected former members of aircrew during their respective training... [more]

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On the Marsh: A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet

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On the Marsh: A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet

Simon Barnes

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; The countryside, country life

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How writer Simon Barnes rewilded the marshland next to his garden to attract new species and to bring inspiration to his family... [more]

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The Erratics: 2019 Stella Prize Winner

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The Erratics: 2019 Stella Prize Winner

Vicki Laveau-Harvie

Biography; Memoirs; Intergenerational relationships

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Dark, sharp, blackly funny and powerful, this is memoir, wielded as weapon, with the tightly compressed energy of an explosive... [more]

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Get the Girls Out

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Get the Girls Out

Lucy Bloom

Memoirs; Psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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A rousing, funny, straight-talking, inspirational and generally awesome book from social entrepreneur Lucy Bloom, part memoir,... [more]

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Living the Cold War: Memoirs of a British Diplomat

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Living the Cold War: Memoirs of a British Diplomat

Sir Christopher Mallaby

Memoirs; History; The Cold War; Diplomacy

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New paperback edition - An insider's account of the Cold War as seen by a key diplomat abroad and in London. A privileged... [more]

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further adventures of a young naturalist

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further adventures of a young naturalist...

Sir David Attenborough

Biography; Memoirs; The natural world, country life & pets

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The further adventures of a young David Attenborough - from Madagascar and New Guinea to the Pacific Islands and the Northern... [more]

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Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning

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Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning

Elliot Ackerman

Memoirs; History; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Armed conflict

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In a refugee camp in southern Turkey, Elliot Ackerman sits across the table from Abu Hassar, who fought for Al Qaeda in Iraq... [more]

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Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life of John Buchan

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Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life of John Buchan

Ursula Buchan

Films, movies & cinema; Biography; Biography: literary; Memoirs

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John Buchan's name is known across the world for The Thirty-Nine Steps. In the past hundred years the classic thriller has... [more]

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China: In Life's Foreground

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China: In Life's Foreground

Audrey G. Donnithorne

Biography; Memoirs

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Audrey Donnithorne was born in Sichuan province, China, of British missionary parents. She is an economist and writer who... [more]

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The Hong Kong Letters: A Travel Memoir

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The Hong Kong Letters: A Travel Memoir

Gill Shaddick

Memoirs; Travel & holiday

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In the late sixties when the Beatles are top of the charts and Twiggy is hitting the catwalk, Gill embarks on a life-changing... [more]

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The Wisdom of Wolves: How Wolves Can Teach Us To Be More Human

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The Wisdom of Wolves: How Wolves Can Teach Us To Be More Human

Elli H. Radinger

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: mammals

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Love your family, care for your those around you, never give up and always find time to have fun - these are the golden rules... [more]

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Diving into Glass

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Diving into Glass

Caro Llewellyn

Biography; Memoirs

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Caro Llewellyn was living her dream life in her adopted home of New York, directing an international literary festival. Then... [more]

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Unlike the Heart: A Memoir of Brain and Mind

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Unlike the Heart: A Memoir of Brain and Mind

Nicola Redhouse

Memoirs; Psychology

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Investigating the difference between the brain and the mind, this is a thoughtful, reflective, and intelligent examination... [more]

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Talking Sideways

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Talking Sideways

Reg Dodd, Malcolm McKinnon

Memoirs; History; Society & culture: general; Indigenous peoples

Paperback

Talking Sideways is a unique, enthralling and important contribution to the growing literature of place in Australia. Kim... [more]

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Questions I Am Asked about the Holocaust

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Questions I Am Asked about the Holocaust

Hedi Fried, Alice Olsson

Memoirs; History; The Holocaust; Jewish studies

Paperback

One of the few remaining living Holocaust survivors answers the questions children ask her [more]

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Solitary: Unbroken by Four Decades in Solitary Confinement. My Story of Transformation and Hope

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Solitary: Unbroken by Four Decades in Solitary Confinement. My Story of...

Albert Woodfox

Biography; Memoirs; Penology & punishment

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The unbelievable true story of Albert Woodfox, a man who spent forty-three years in solitary confinement in a Louisiana jail... [more]

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Fishing in the Styx: Text Classics

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Fishing in the Styx: Text Classics

Ruth Park

Biography; Memoirs

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Following on from A Fence Around the Cuckoo, this is the second volume of autobiography by one of Australia's best storytellers,... [more]

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Godspeed: A Memoir

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Godspeed: A Memoir

Casey Legler

Autobiography: sport; Memoirs; Sports & outdoor recreation

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'I swim for every chance to get wasted - after every meet, every weekend, every travel trip. This is what I look forward to... [more]

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After

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After

Nikki Gemmell

Biography; Memoirs

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Australia's bravest and most honest writer explores the devastating aftermath of her elderly mother's decision to end her... [more]

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Stranger Country

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Stranger Country

Monica Tan

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

'Will I ever really belong to this country? As a Chinese Australian? As a non-Indigenous Australian?... I was 32 years old... [more]

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Bright Swallow

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Bright Swallow

Vivian Bi

Biography; Memoirs

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Bright Swallow, a young girl labelled as of 'bad origins' in Mao's Cultural Revolution, becomes motherless at fifteen in 1972.... [more]

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Thirty Thousand Bottles of Wine and a Pig Called Helga: A Not-So-Perfect Tree Change

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Thirty Thousand Bottles of Wine and a Pig Called Helga: A Not-So-Perfect...

Todd Alexander

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

<p>Once I was the poster boy for corporate success, but now I'm crashing through the bush in a storm in search of a missing... [more]

$32.99

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The Thinking Woman

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The Thinking Woman

Julienne Van Loon

Memoirs; Philosophy

Paperback

A memoir combined with rigorous thinking and analysis, a book that prompts insightful questions about how we live. One of... [more]

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Murder on Easey Street: Melbourne's Most Notorious Cold Case

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Murder on Easey Street: Melbourne's Most Notorious Cold Case

Helen Thomas

Biography; Memoirs; True crime

Paperback

On a warm night in January, Suzanne Armstrong and Susan Bartlett were savagely murdered in their house on Easey Street, Collingwood... [more]

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Going Back

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Going Back

Dr Munjed Al Muderis, Patrick Weaver

Biography; Memoirs; Medical profession; Orthopaedics & fractures

Paperback

Munjed's new book is once more a journey, but this time in taking him across the world on a quest to save others rather than... [more]

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