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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: Running Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations

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Fifty Places to Run Before You Die: Running Experts Share the World's Greatest...

Chris Santella

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

Hardback

The bestselling Fifty Places series returns with a globe-trotting guide to the best and most beautiful places to run, as recommended... [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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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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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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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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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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Sydney Rock Pools

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Sydney Rock Pools

Ignacio Palacios

Individual photographers; Photographs: collections; Swimming & diving; Travel & holiday

Hardback

Sydneys coastline and harbor has a series of beautiful rock pools that have been cut into the base of cliffs and rocky headlands.... [more]

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The Art of Cycling

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The Art of Cycling

Cadel Evans

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cycling

Paperback

The bestselling autobiography of a cycling legend and winner of the 2011 Tour de France On the afternoon of Sunday, the... [more]

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Gentlemen and Sledgers: A History of the ashes in 100 Quotations

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Gentlemen and Sledgers: A History of the ashes in 100 Quotations

Rob Smyth

Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

Paperback

The story of cricket's greatest rivalry, told through the tales behind 100 eclectic and entertaining quotations - from the... [more]

$24.99

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The Best of the Best: Australia's greatest surf photographers

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The Best of the Best: Australia's greatest surf photographers

Australia Surfing

Photography & photographs; Sports & outdoor recreation; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Hardback

A beautifully designed, full-colour collection of the best Australian surfing photographers and their award-winning work.... [more]

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Bomber: The Whole Story

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Bomber: The Whole Story

Mark Thompson

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Australian Rules football

Paperback

After 34 years in the game at a thousand kilometres an hour, Mark 'Bomber' Thompson stepped away from AFL footy following... [more]

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Cricket Outlaws: Inside Kerry Packer's World Series Revolution

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Cricket Outlaws: Inside Kerry Packer's World Series Revolution

Austin Robertson

Sport & leisure industries; Travel & Lifestyle; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

Hardback

A who's who of stars tells the story of Kerry Packer's World Series cricket revolution. [more]

$39.99

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Berlitz Cruising & Cruise Ships 2018

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Berlitz Cruising & Cruise Ships 2018

Douglas Ward

Motor & power boating & cruising; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Cruises

Paperback

If you want a holiday thats hassle-free, virtually pre-paid, and that lets you see lots of places while only needing to pack... [more]

$46.99

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Cold War Games: Spies, Subterfuge and Secret Operations at the 1956 Olympic Games

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Cold War Games: Spies, Subterfuge and Secret Operations at the 1956 Olympic...

Harry Blutstein

True stories; Espionage & secret services; Sports & outdoor recreation; Olympic games

Paperback

Cold War Games shows vividly how the USSR and US exploited the Melbourne Olympic Games for propaganda, turning athletic fields,... [more]

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The Great Grand Final Heist: A Mysterious Tale of Tigers, Rabbitohs and an Unlikely Coaching Hero

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The Great Grand Final Heist: A Mysterious Tale of Tigers, Rabbitohs and...

Ian Heads

Travel & Lifestyle; Sports & outdoor recreation

Paperback

The true and mysterious story of how Balmain stunned Souths to win the '69 Grand Final. [more]

$29.95

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