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Mystery Spinner: Text Classics

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Mystery Spinner: Text Classics

Gideon Haigh

Biography: general; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

In 1950, aged in his mid-thirties, 'tall, shy, shambling' Jack Iverson burst forth from obscurity in suburban Melbourne, 'bowled... [more]

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The Games: A Global History of the Olympics

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The Games: A Global History of the Olympics

David Goldblatt

Sports & outdoor recreation; Olympic games

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The definitive sporting, social and political history of the modern Olympic Games, the world that made them and the world... [more]

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The Old Man and the Sand Eel

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The Old Man and the Sand Eel

Will Millard

Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Family & relationships; Fishing, angling; Active outdoor pursuits; Travel & holiday

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Growing up on the Cambridgeshire Fens, Will Millard never felt more at home than when he was out with his granddad on the... [more]

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The Cricket War: The Story of Kerry Packer's World Series Cricket

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The Cricket War: The Story of Kerry Packer's World Series Cricket

Gideon Haigh

Sports & outdoor recreation; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Cricket

Paperback

One of The Times' 50 Greatest Sports Books In May 1977, the cricket world awoke to discover that a thirty-nine-year-old... [more]

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Moon Paris Walks

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Moon Paris Walks

Moon Travel Guides

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

See Paris like a local on six winding and surprising routes past unique shops, bars and cafes, and top sights with Moon Paris... [more]

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Stroke Of Genius

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Stroke Of Genius

Gideon Haigh

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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Today Victor Trumper is, literally, a legend – revered for deeds lost in time, a hallowed name from the golden era from... [more]

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Ragamuffin Man: The World of Syd Fischer

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Ragamuffin Man: The World of Syd Fischer

David Salter

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Sailing

Paperback

In 1938 a knockabout 11-year-old kid from Marrickville, Sydney, is suddenly confronted by mortality. His mother dies. His... [more]

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Fifty Places to Run Before You Die

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Fifty Places to Run Before You Die

Chris Santella

Sports & outdoor recreation; Marathon & cross-country running; Active outdoor pursuits

Hardback

The author of the bestselling Fifty Places series (more than 500,000 copies sold) returns with a globe-trotting guide to the... [more]

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Valentino Rossi: Life of a Legend

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Valentino Rossi: Life of a Legend

Motorbooks

Biography: sport; Motorcycles: general interest; Sports & outdoor recreation; Motorcycle racing

Hardback

An intimate portrait of the life of one of the most successful and enigmatic legends in the history of motorsports. [more]

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Colliding Continents: A geological exploration of the Himalaya, Karakoram, and Tibet

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Colliding Continents: A geological exploration of the Himalaya, Karakoram,...

Mike Searle

Mathematics & Sciences; Geology & the lithosphere; Mountains; Climbing & mountaineering

Paperback

Gargantuan geological forces created the spectacular mountain ranges of the Himalaya and Karakoram. Mike Searle, one of the... [more]

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Fatal Storm

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Fatal Storm

Rob Mundle

History; Sailing

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The Sydney to Hobart Yacht is one of the world's major sporting events. The race in 1998 became one of the world's sporting... [more]

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Surfing Australia: A Complete History of Surfboard Riding in Australia

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Surfing Australia: A Complete History of Surfboard Riding in Australia

Phil Jarratt

Sports & outdoor recreation; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Paperback

Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-342) and index. [more]

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An Eye on Cricket: Collection of previously published articles from 2013-2017

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An Eye on Cricket: Collection of previously published articles from 2013-2017...

Gideon Haigh

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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COLLECTION OF PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED ARTICLES FROM 2013-2017 AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO CRICKET - THE GREATEST GAME OF ALL Gideon... [more]

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How to Stay Alive: The Ultimate Survival Guide for Any Situation

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How to Stay Alive: The Ultimate Survival Guide for Any Situation

Bear Grylls

Sports & outdoor recreation; Outdoor survival skills; Gift books

Paperback

Accumulating a wealth of survival knowledge, this book teaches you how to make fire; how to navigate; how to administer first-aid;... [more]

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Home and Away: Writing the Beautiful Game

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Home and Away: Writing the Beautiful Game

Karl Ove Knausgaard, Fredrik Ekelund

Literary essays; Sports & outdoor recreation; Football (Soccer, Association football)

Paperback

Selected as a Book of the Year 2016 in The Times and Evening StandardKarl Ove Knausgaard is sitting at home in Skane with... [more]

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A Sea-Chase

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A Sea-Chase

Roger McDonald

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Sailing

Paperback

Roger McDonald's tenth, and most surprising novel. [more]

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The Journey: My Story, from Backyard Cricket to Australian Captain

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The Journey: My Story, from Backyard Cricket to Australian Captain

Steve Smith

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

Paperback

The Journey is Steve Smith's account of his life and career to date. From childhood backyard cricket with mates and family,... [more]

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Great Australian Test Cricket Stories

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Great Australian Test Cricket Stories

Ashley Mallett

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

Paperback

An entertaining collection of insider yarns by an Aussie Test cricket legend.<br... [more]

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Sydney's Best Harbour & Coastal Walks

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Sydney's Best Harbour & Coastal Walks

Katrina O'Brien

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

In this edition, the walks have all been re-walked and updated, and the book has been re-arranged to better recognise and... [more]

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Patrick Smith's Sport: Best of 2016-2017

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Patrick Smith's Sport: Best of 2016-2017

Patrick Smith

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

The articles in this must-read collection cover contributions to The Australian newspaper in 2016 and early 2017. As well... [more]

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Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

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Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

Alan Sefton, Larry Keating

Maritime history; Sports & outdoor recreation; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Sailing

Paperback

Dirty deals, spying, counter-espionage, betrayal and legal battles--there has always been an undercurrent of skulduggery behind... [more]

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Sinning Across Spain: Walking the Camino

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Sinning Across Spain: Walking the Camino

Ailsa Piper

Spirituality & religious experience; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Walking has been the constant in Ailsa Piper's life. Setting down one foot after the other takes her to a transformative and... [more]

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The Catch: The Story of Fishing in Australia

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The Catch: The Story of Fishing in Australia

Anna Clark

Sports & outdoor recreation; Fishing, angling

Paperback

In every coastal town in Australia, there's a bait shop and a boat ramp, and, in garages around the country, fishing rods... [more]

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The Sound of Summer: A Memoir

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The Sound of Summer: A Memoir

Jim Maxwell

Radio; Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

Paperback

For more than four decades, Jim Maxwell has called the cricket for the ABC. Since 1973 he has covered 285 Test matches, including... [more]

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Diving with Sharks

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Diving with Sharks

Nigel Marsh, Andy Murch

Swimming & diving

Hardback

Diving With Sharks is a complete guide for divers seeking sharks or anyone interested in these incredible creatures. The book... [more]

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