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Forged By War

by Gina Lennox

<p>In <em>Forged By War,</em> Australian veterans and their families reveal the experience of combat and how it has changed their lives. These stark first-hand accounts describe the reality of military action and its personal consequences in ...

ISBN: 9780522865547

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Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, The

by Clare Wright

<b>Winner of the 2014 Stella Prize</b> It's one of Australia's foundation legends - yet the story has always been told as if half the participants weren't there. But what if the hot-tempered, free-spirited gold miners we learned about at ...

ISBN: 9781922182548

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Forgotten War

by Henry Reynolds

ISBN: 9781742233925

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$29.99

Fortunate Voyager

by Philip Ayres

"One life, many roles- soldier, brilliant barrister, High Court judge, Governor-General, Australian diplomat, mediator in Northern Ireland, member of the first war crimes tribunal since Nuremburg and Tokyo, head of UN and Commonwealth missions ...

ISBN: 9780522862072

Binding: Hardback

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French Explorers & the Aboriginal Australians, The

by Colin Dyer

These French explorers and scientists kept journals, many of which, until very recently, remained obscure and untranslated. Their cultural insights are invaluable, sometimes shocking and always engaging. Here are to be found detailed ...

ISBN: 9780702235122

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French Explorers and Sydney, The

by Dyer Colin

The early years of Sydney were witnessed by seven expeditions of French exploration between 1788 and 1831. These seven expeditions, with their total of ten ships, spent well over a year in the new town of Sydney meeting most of its leading ...

ISBN: 9780702237034

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From Cook to Convicts

A Voyage of Adventure, Mayhem and Discovery

by John Darkin

In 1770, Captain James Cook sailed up the east coast of Australia in his ship, the HM Bark Endeavour. Setting out from England in 1768, he was given two instructions: to observe the transit of Venus and to find and chart the mythical "Great ...

ISBN: 9781877437083

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From the Edge

Australia's Lost Histories

by Mark McKenna

<p>In March 1797, five British sailors and 12 Bengali seamen struggled ashore after their longboat broke apart in a storm. Their fellow-survivors from the wreck of the Sydney Cove were stranded more than 500 kilometres southeast in Bass Strait. ...

ISBN: 9780522862607

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From Timor Leste to Australia

Seven Families, Three Generations Tell Their Stories

by Janet Trezise

<p>A collection of poignant stories and poems of seven East Timorese families living in Melbourne whose experiences belong to that long history of human tragedy created where violent conflict of power, land and resources takes place, inevitably ...

ISBN: 9780987381132

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From Timor-Leste to Australia

Seven families, Three Generations Tell Their Stories

by Janet Trezise

<p><br></p><p>A collection of poignant stories and poems of seven East Timorese families living in Melbourne whose experiences belong to that long history of human tragedy created where violent conflict of power, land and resources takes place, ...

ISBN: 9780987381101

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Frontiers of Taste

Food Sovereignty, Sustainability and Indigenous–Settler Relations In Australia

by Zane Ma Rhea

<p>This book provides a critical, multiperspective, sociohistorical analysis of the role of food in postcolonial Indigenous, British and French settler relations. Drawing on archival resources from Australian explorers, settlers and nation ...

ISBN: 9789811016301

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Gallipoli

by Peter FitzSimons

On 25 April 1915, Allied forces landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula in present-day Turkey to secure the sea route between Britain and France in the west and Russia in the east. After eight months of terrible fighting, they would fail. Turkey ...

ISBN: 9781486243334

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Gallipoli Diaries: The Anzacs' Own Story, Day By Day

by King Jonathan

ISBN: 9781922070913

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Gangland: The Great Escapes

by James Morton & Susanna Lobez

<p>Since the arrival of the First Fleet, thousands of prisoners have escaped from prison, police stations, courts, prison vans and hospitals—even dentists' chairs. They have driven, walked, pedalled, swum or sailed away from custody. Some have ...

ISBN: 9780522870244

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German Anzacs and the First World War

by John Williams

By 1914 Australia’s German immigrants were well-regarded in their communities and made up (after Irish and Scots) the fourth-largest white ethnic community in Australia. This thoroughly readable history, with lively anecdotal and personal ...

ISBN: 9780868405087

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$39.95

Gilgamesh

by Joan London

Edith and Frances, living with their mother on a tiny farm in the south-east of Australia, are visited by their cousin Leopold and his Armenian friend Aram. The two young men are taking the long way home after working on an archaeological dig in

ISBN: 9781740944236

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Gilgamesh

by Joan London

Edith and Frances, living with their mother on a tiny farm in the south-east of Australia, are visited by their cousin Leopold and his Armenian friend Aram. The two young men are taking the long way home after working on an archaeological dig in

ISBN: 9781742677033

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Girt: The Unauthorised History Of Australia

by David Hunt

<i>Girt</i>. No word could better capture the essence of Australia . . . In this hilarious history, David Hunt reveals the truth of Australia's past, from megafauna to Macquarie - the cock-ups and curiosities, the forgotten eccentrics and ...

ISBN: 9781863956116

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Glorious Days

Australia 1913

by Stuart Macintyre

The year 1913 was a fascinating and important time for Australians, although the events of the following year have tended to cast a retrospective shadow over it. In places as far apart as Antarctica, Papua and Great Britain, Australian ambitions

ISBN: 9781921953064

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$44.95

Gold

Greed, Innovation, Daring and Wealth

by Jill Blee

The lustre which drew mankind to gold in ancient times has made it the most prized commodity throughout time. Wars have been fought over it, and civilisations have been subjugated and enslaved in the rush to control its sources. In places like ...

ISBN: 9781877437038

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$16.99