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Gold Rush

by New Holland Publishers

‘Gold!’ When Edward Hargraves struck gold at Lewis Ponds Creek in 1851, he changed the course of Australian history forever. Millions of ‘diggers’ from around the world rushed to the goldfields of Victoria and New South Wales to find their ...

ISBN: 9781921580383

Binding: Hardback

$14.99

Great Australian Bush Funeral Stories

by Bill 'Swampy' Marsh

Death doesn?t mean the end of memorable stories from the bush. In fact, often it?s just the beginning. We?re nearing the end of the service and so I step closer in to do the last ?ashes to ashes and dust to dust? bit. Just as I get to the edge ...

ISBN: 9781489466136

Binding: CD-Audio

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Great Australian Bush Funeral Stories

by Bill 'Swampy' Marsh

Death doesn’t mean the end of memorable stories from the bush. In fact, often it’s just the beginning. We’re nearing the end of the service and so I step closer in to do the last ‘ashes to ashes and dust to dust’ bit. Just as I get to the edge ...

ISBN: 9781489466143

Binding: CD-Extra

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Great Australian Journeys

Gripping stories of intrepid explorers, dramatic escapes and foolhardy adventures

by Graham Seal

A fascinating collection of some of Australia's most dramatic journeys from the 19th and early 20th century: epics of exploration, survival and tragedy, stories of mystery and romance, and of discovery and loss. ...

ISBN: 9781760630973

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Great Australian Outback Nurses Stories

by Bill 'Swampy' Marsh

Stories and memories that capture the experience of nursing in the bush, gathered by the inimitable Bill 'Swampy' Marsh, bestselling author of Great Australian Flying Doctor Stories and Great Australian Police Stories. With hearts as big as the

ISBN: 9781489406873

Binding: CD-Extra

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Great Australian Outback Teaching Stories

by Bill 'Swampy' Marsh

Back then, not only did we have to teach the three Rs but also sewing, arts and craft, music, physical education - you name it. Plus there were the duties of gardener, cleaner, nurse, registrar, office administrator, free milk dispenser, ...

ISBN: 9781489357502

Binding: CD-Audio

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Great Australian Scams, Cons And Rorts

A book of dodgy schemes and crazy dreams from the bush to the city

by Jim Haynes

Australia is the birthplace and setting of some of the wildest, craziest and least-likely-to-succeed cons and rorts in history. From the cleverest double-crosses to the most unlikely and maddest schemes, master storyteller Jim Haynes reminds us ...

ISBN: 9781489412669

Binding: CD-Audio

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Great Australian Scams, Cons And Rorts

A book of dodgy schemes and crazy dreams from the bush to the city

by Jim Haynes

Australia is the birthplace and setting of some of the wildest, craziest and least-likely-to-succeed cons and rorts in history. From the cleverest double-crosses to the most unlikely and maddest schemes, master storyteller Jim Haynes reminds us ...

ISBN: 9781489412676

Binding: CD-Extra

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Great Australian Test Cricket Stories

by Ashley Mallett

In the Test arena, Dennis Lillee was never beaten. West Indian champion Viv Richards had taken the sword to all the international bowlers of his era. But when he came up against Lillee, it was a heavy-weight fight between unrelenting combatants.

ISBN: 9781489417213

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

Great Australian Test Cricket Stories

by Ashley Mallett

In the Test arena, Dennis Lillee was never beaten. West Indian champion Viv Richards had taken the sword to all the international bowlers of his era. But when he came up against Lillee, it was a heavy-weight fight between unrelenting combatants.

ISBN: 9781489417220

Binding: CD-Extra

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$49.95

Great Australian World Firsts

The things we made, the things we did

by Chrystopher J Spicer

From Sir Jack Brabham (first to win a Grand Prix in a car of his own design) to Tom Angove (inventor of the wine cask), from Bruce Thompson (introduced the first dual flush toilets) to Mary Fortune (the first female author of detective fiction) ...

ISBN: 9781742376738

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Great Australian World War II Stories

by John Gatfield

An eyewitness record of World War II From the annals of the RSL come these riveting true stories, written by a host of ordinary Australians – Diggers, POWs, nurses, entertainers, sailors, airmen and many more – that capture the impact of war on

ISBN: 9781489441898

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

Great Australian World War II Stories

by John Gatfield

An eyewitness record of World War II From the annals of the RSL come these riveting true stories, written by a host of ordinary Australians – Diggers, POWs, nurses, entertainers, sailors, airmen and many more – that capture the impact of war on

ISBN: 9781489441904

Binding: CD-Extra

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$49.95

Great Convict Stories

Dramatic and moving tales from Australia's brutal early years

by Graham Seal

Graham Seal brings to life the brutal Australian convict transportation system with stories of notorious criminals, colourful characters, and harsh punishments. There were also happy endings for the men and women for whom transportation was an ...

ISBN: 9781760297787

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Great Convict Stories

Dramatic and moving tales from Australia's brutal early years

by Graham Seal

Graham Seal brings to life the brutal Australian convict transportation system with stories of notorious criminals, colourful characters, and harsh punishments. There were also happy endings for the men and women for whom transportation was an ...

ISBN: 9781760527488

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Guarding the Periphery

The Australian Army in Papua New Guinea, 1951–75

by Tristan Moss

<p>Based around the Pacific Islands Regiment, the Australian Army's units in Papua New Guinea had a dual identity: integral to Australia's defence, but also part of its largest colony, and viewed as a foreign people. The Australian Army in PNG ...

ISBN: 9781108186858

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Guilt About the Past

by Schlink Bernhard

<b>From the author of the international bestselling novel <i>The Reader</i></b> Just as Bernhard Schlink's bestselling novels, <i>The Reader</i> and <i>Homecoming</i>, tackle the burden of German guilt about events during the Second World ...

ISBN: 9780702237140

Binding: Paperback

$26.95

Gularabulu

Stories from the West Kimberley

by Paddy Roe

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">A groundbreaking presentation, in a revised edition, of Indigenous Australian storytelling as it actually sounds; these stories provide a fascinating picture of the life of the people of the west Kimberley ...

ISBN: 9781742589275

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

H.M. Bark Endeavour

by Ray Parkin

<p>This incomparable book is at once a unique account of a great journey of discovery—Endeavour's voyage up the east coast of New Holland (Australia) in the year 1770—and a remarkable re-creation of the experience of being on board ...

ISBN: 9780522863871

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Hawkesbury Settlement Revealed

A New Look at Australia's Third Mainland Settlement, 1793-1802

by Jan Barkley-Jack

This book has exciting new material about Australia’s beginnings, and in particular about the third mainland settlement which grew at the River Hawkesbury. It tackles controversial themes, including the meeting of European and Indigenous ...

ISBN: 9781877058882

Binding: Hardback

$19.99