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Fascism: A Warning

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Fascism: A Warning

Madeleine Albright

History: specific events & topics; Politics & government; Fascism & Nazism

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The #1 NYT BESTSELLER A personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the twentieth century and how its legacy... [more]

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We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World

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We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World...

Malala Yousafzai

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Refugees & political asylum; Migration, immigration & emigration

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Malala Yousafzai presents true stories of the refugee experience interwoven with her own story of her displacement in this... [more]

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

Paul Dolan

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Behavioural theory (Behaviourism); Psychology: emotions; Self-help & personal development; Popular psychology

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Get a good education, be successful, get married, have kids and look after your health. This is what we're told will make... [more]

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Why We Dream: The Science, Creativity and Transformative Power of Dreams

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Why We Dream: The Science, Creativity and Transformative Power of Dreams...

Alice Robb

Sleep & dreams; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular psychology; Dreams & their interpretation

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Why we Dream will explore fascinating new discoveries about the function and meaning of dreams that have been made possible... [more]

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Quarterly Essay #72: Net Loss: The Inner Life in the Digital Age

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Quarterly Essay #72: Net Loss: The Inner Life in the Digital Age

Sebastian Smee

History; Popular culture; Material culture

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We live in an age of constant distraction. Is there a price to pay for this? [more]

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The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World

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The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World

Peter Frankopan

History; General & world history; Comparative politics

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From the Sunday Times and internationally bestselling author of The Silk Roads `Masterly mapping out of a new world... [more]

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The Empire and the Five Kings: America'S Abdication and the Fate of the World

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The Empire and the Five Kings: America'S Abdication and the Fate of the...

Bernard-Henri Levy

Politics & government; Political ideologies; Advocate - Politics

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One of the West's leading intellectuals offers a provocative look at America's withdrawal from world leadership and the rising... [more]

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Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life

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Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life

Robert Dallek

Biography: historical, political & military; History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Political leaders & leadership

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Franklin D. Roosevelt is a towering figure in twentieth-century history. A masterful politician who would win an unprecedented... [more]

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Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic Independence

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Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic...

Kristen Ghodsee

Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Sociology: sexual relations; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies; Economic theory & philosophy

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The argument of this book can be summed up succinctly: unregulated capitalism is bad for women, and if we adopt some ideas... [more]

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The Chaser and Shovel Annual 2018

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The Chaser and Shovel Annual 2018

The Chaser

Fiction & Literature; Society & culture: general; Politics & government; Humour

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It was the year that our Deputy Prime Minister confessed he'd been drunk for the past three years, our biggest bank admitted... [more]

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Seize the Fire: Three Speeches

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Seize the Fire: Three Speeches

Richard Flanagan

Social & cultural history; Politics & government

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Australia is not a fixed entity, a collection of outdated bigotries and reactionary credos, but rather an invitation to dream,... [more]

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Food on the Move: Dining on the Legendary Railway Journeys of the World

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Food on the Move: Dining on the Legendary Railway Journeys of the World...

Sharon Hudgins

Social & cultural history; Food & society; Cookery, food & drink; Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday

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All aboard for a delicious ride on nine legendary railway journeys! Food on the Move focuses on the culinary history of these... [more]

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Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth

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Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country...

Sarah Smarsh

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Poverty & unemployment; Social classes; Rural communities

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Heartland reveals one woman's experience of working-class poverty in America with an eye-opening and topical personal story.... [more]

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality,...

Michio Kaku

Social forecasting, future studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

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Human civilization is on the verge of spreading beyond Earth. More than a possibility, it is becoming a necessity - whether... [more]

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Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones

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Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad...

James Clear

Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Popular psychology

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This engaging, hands-on book is the guide you need to break bad routines and make good ones.' Adam Grant, author of Originals`A... [more]

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Sleeping Generation Awakens

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Sleeping Generation Awakens

Samuel Hansen

Politics & government

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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

Jeff Sparrow

Social & political philosophy; Political correctness; Politics & government; Political leaders & leadership; Public opinion & polls

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Donald Trump is the Thing-that-should-not-be. [more]

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The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War

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The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War

Ben Macintyre

Biography: historical, political & military; History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; The Cold War; Military history; Espionage & secret services

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The man was a spy. A senior KGB officer, for more than a decade he had supplied his British spymasters with a stream of priceless... [more]

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Pine Gap: The Inside Story of the NSA in Australia

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Pine Gap: The Inside Story of the NSA in Australia

David Rosenberg

History; Military history; International relations; Military intelligence

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A key inspiration for the major ABC/Netflix TV series Pine Gap - fully revised edition with new material. [more]

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The Mighty Krait: The Little Boat that Pulled Off Australia's Most Daring Commando Raid of WWII

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The Mighty Krait: The Little Boat that Pulled Off Australia's Most Daring...

Ian McPhedran

History; Second World War; Special & elite forces; Ships & shipping: general interest

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Hoodwinked: How Pauline Hanson Fooled a Nation

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Hoodwinked: How Pauline Hanson Fooled a Nation

Kerry-Anne Walsh

True crime; History; Political leaders & leadership

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Pauline Hanson claims to represent the average Australian but The Stalking of Julia Gillard 's Kerry-Anne Walsh has discovered... [more]

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Boys Will be Boys: Power, Patriarchy and the Toxic Bonds of Mateship

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Boys Will be Boys: Power, Patriarchy and the Toxic Bonds of Mateship

Clementine Ford

Society & Social Sciences; Violence in society; Gender studies: men

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'Everyone's afraid that their daughters might be hurt. No one seems to be scared that their sons might be the ones to do it...... [more]

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Ready to Strike: The Spitfires and Australians of 453 (Raaf) Squadron Over Normandy

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Ready to Strike: The Spitfires and Australians of 453 (Raaf) Squadron Over...

Adam Lunney

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Military history; Second World War; Air forces & warfare; Battles & campaigns

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The story of the only Royal Australian Air Force squadron to operate from airfields built immediately behind the front lines... [more]

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Devotion

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Devotion

Patti Smith

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Literary studies: general; Gender studies: women

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From the renowned artist and author Patti Smith, a rare and generous look into the creative process [more]

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Burning the Sky: Operation Argus and the Untold Story of the Cold War Nuclear Tests in Outer Space

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Burning the Sky: Operation Argus and the Untold Story of the Cold War Nuclear...

Mark Wolverton

History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Military history; Weapons & equipment; Nuclear weapons; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Last September the United States drew a thin curtain of radiation around the earth . . . the feat was regarded by some of... [more]

$53.95

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