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House of Trump, House of Putin: The Untold Story of Donald Trump and the Russian Mafia

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House of Trump, House of Putin: The Untold Story of Donald Trump and the...

Craig Unger

History; Organised crime; International relations; Political corruption

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House of Trump, House of Putin offers the first comprehensive investigation into the decades-long relationship among Donald... [more]

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Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA and the Secret History of the Sixties

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Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA and the Secret History of the Sixties

Tom O'Neill, Dan Piepenbring

Biography; True crime; Conspiracy theories

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In those two dark nights in Los Angeles, O'Neill finds the story of California in the sixties: when charlatans mixed with... [more]

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Wombat, Mudlark and Other Stories

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Wombat, Mudlark and Other Stories

Helen Milroy

Indigenous peoples; Children's & Educational; General fiction (Children's&YA)

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From a falling star to a lonely whale, an entertaining lizard to an enterprising penguin, these Indigenous stories are full... [more]

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A Stolen Life: The Bruce Trevorrow Case

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A Stolen Life: The Bruce Trevorrow Case

Antonio Buti

Biography: general; History; Indigenous peoples; Criminal justice law

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On Christmas Day 1957, Joe Trevorrow walked through the blistering heat to seek help for his sick baby boy. When relatives... [more]

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Lean Out: The Truth About Women, Power, And The Workplace

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Lean Out: The Truth About Women, Power, And The Workplace

Marissa Orr

Society & Social Sciences; Gender studies: women; Office & workplace

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Lean Out offers contrarian, often humorous insights to this critical global dialogue and provides a pathway for both individuals... [more]

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Plots and Prayers: Malcolm Turnbull's Demise and Scott Morrison's Ascension

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Plots and Prayers: Malcolm Turnbull's Demise and Scott Morrison's Ascension...

Niki Savva

History; Political leaders & leadership; Political parties

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The Heartland: finding and losing schizophrenia

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The Heartland: finding and losing schizophrenia

Nathan Filer

Illness & addiction: social aspects; Medicine; Clinical psychology; Coping with illness

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He also invites us to spend time with world-leading experts, and with some extraordinary people who share their own stories... [more]

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Behold, America: A History of America First and the American Dream

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Behold, America: A History of America First and the American Dream

Sarah Churchwell

History; History: specific events & topics; History of ideas; Politics & government

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SELECTED AS A 2018 SUMMER READ BY THE SUNDAY TIMES, OBSERVER, I-PAPER AND THE BIG ISSUE 'Enormously entertaining' SUNDAY... [more]

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Recovering from Emotionally Immature Parents: Practical Tools to Establish Boundaries and Reclaim Your Emotional Autonomy

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Recovering from Emotionally Immature Parents: Practical Tools to Establish...

Lindsay C Gibson

Psychology; Intergenerational relationships

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Drawing on the success of her popular self-help book, Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents, author Lindsay Gibson... [more]

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Capital: A Critique of Political Economy

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Capital: A Critique of Political Economy

Karl Marx

Politics & government; Political economy

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Marx's classic of political economics constitutes a work of tremendous influence. In addition to its critique of private property,... [more]

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Mind Kind: Your Child's Mental Health

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Mind Kind: Your Child's Mental Health

Joanna North

Child & developmental psychology; Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting

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Parents feeling lost or overwhelmed will appreciate these clear, values-based strategies to raise healthy minds. Research... [more]

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Hope, Never Fear: A Personal Portrait of the Obamas

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Hope, Never Fear: A Personal Portrait of the Obamas

Callie Shell

Photographs: collections; Biography: historical, political & military; History; Political leaders & leadership

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Award-winning photographer Callie Shell presents an intimate and moving portrait of Barack and Michelle Obama and the presidency... [more]

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Gender Violence in Australia: Historical Perspectives

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Gender Violence in Australia: Historical Perspectives

Alana Piper, Ana Stevenson

History; Gender studies: women

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In 2015, the Australian federal government proclaimed that violence against women had become a national crisis. Despite... [more]

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The Portal: How Meditation Can Save the World

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The Portal: How Meditation Can Save the World

Jacqui Fifer, Tom Cronin

Psychology; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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From the forthcoming feature-length documentary about the power of meditation to change the planet, The Portal is An Inconvenient... [more]

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The Art of Teaching Science: A Comprehensive Guide to the Teaching of Secondary School Science

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The Art of Teaching Science: A Comprehensive Guide to the Teaching of Secondary...

Vaille Dawson, Grady Venville, Jennifer Donovan

Secondary schools; Teaching of a specific subject; Educational: Sciences, general science

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The Art of Teaching Science has proven itself to be one of the most popular introductory texts for Australian pre-service... [more]

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Law in Australian Society: An Introduction to Principles and Process

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Law in Australian Society: An Introduction to Principles and Process

Keiran Hardy

Jurisprudence & general issues; Legal system: general

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What is 'the rule of law'? How do laws get made? Does our legal and political system achieve justice for all Australians equally?<br... [more]

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Agent Jack: The True Story of MI5's Secret Nazi Hunter

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Agent Jack: The True Story of MI5's Secret Nazi Hunter

Robert Hutton

Biography: historical, political & military; True war & combat stories; History; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism; Espionage & secret services

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Revealed for the first time, the astonishing story of the MI5 agent at the heart of Operation Fifth Column, the secret wartime... [more]

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On Eating Meat: The Truth About its Production and the Ethics of Eating it

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On Eating Meat: The Truth About its Production and the Ethics of Eating...

Matthew Evans

Society & Social Sciences; Ethical issues & debates; Animal husbandry; Cookery, food & drink

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Challenges both vegans and carnivores in the battle for a new ethics of eating. [more]

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Back on Track: How one man and his dogs are changing the lives of rural kids

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Back on Track: How one man and his dogs are changing the lives of rural...

Bernie Shakeshaft, James Knight

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Homelessness; Social work

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A thought-provoking and heart-warming story of how one man (and his working dogs) is giving rural kids, on their last chance,... [more]

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Buddhism for Meat Eaters: Simple Wisdom for a Kinder World

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Buddhism for Meat Eaters: Simple Wisdom for a Kinder World

Josephine Moon

Popular philosophy; Psychology

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For many years Josephine Moon struggled with the question of eating meat, fervently wishing to live as a vegetarian yet requiring... [more]

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Australia's Original Languages: An Introduction

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Australia's Original Languages: An Introduction

R. M. W. Dixon

linguistics; Language teaching & learning material & coursework; History; Indigenous peoples

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'A must read for all who would like to understand the languages and culture of Indigenous Australians.' Dr Ernie Grant, Elder... [more]

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Monash and Chauvel: How Australia's Two Greatest Generals Changed the Course of World History

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Monash and Chauvel: How Australia's Two Greatest Generals Changed the Course...

Roland Perry

History; General & world history; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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Monash and Chauvel is a gripping narrative history that follows the extraordinary campaigns of the two most outstanding battlefield... [more]

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Refugee Rights and Policy Wrongs: A frank, up-to-date guide by experts

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Refugee Rights and Policy Wrongs: A frank, up-to-date guide by experts

Jane McAdam, Fiona Chong

History; Refugees & political asylum; Asylum law

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Everyone has the right to seek asylum under international law, but public discourse in Australia about refugees is dominated... [more]

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Castagnaro 1387: Hawkwood's Great Victory

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Castagnaro 1387: Hawkwood's Great Victory

Kelly DeVries, Niccolo Capponi

History; European history; Medieval history; Military history; Warfare & defence

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The battle of Castagnaro, fought on 11 March 1387 between the Veronese and the Paduans, is one of the most famous Italian... [more]

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Empire of Democracy: The Remaking of the West since the Cold War, 1971-2017

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Empire of Democracy: The Remaking of the West since the Cold War, 1971-2017...

Simon Reid-Henry

History; General & world history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Political structures: democracy

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The first panoramic history of the Western world from the 1970s to the present day: Empire of Democracy is the story for those... [more]

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