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In the shadow of Gallipoli

The hidden story of Australia in WWI

by Robert Bollard

Fighting Anzacs have metamorphosed from flesh and blood into mythic icons. The war they fought in is distant and the resistance to it within Australia has been forgotten. <i>In the Shadow of Gallipoli</i> corrects this historical amnesia by ...

ISBN: 9781742233246

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In their Time of Need: Volume 6, The Official History of Australian Peacekeeping, Humanitarian and Post-Cold War Operations

Australia's Overseas Emergency Relief Operations 1918–2006

by Steven Bullard

<p>This volume of The Official History of Australian Peacekeeping, Humanitarian and Post-Cold War Operations recounts the activities of Australia's military forces in response to overseas natural disasters. The military's involvement in overseas

ISBN: 9781108225458

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Indians and the Antipodes

Networks, Boundaries, and Circulation

by Sekhar Bandyopadhyay & Jane Buckingham

<p>The Indian diaspora in Australia and New Zealand represents a successful ethnic community making significant contributions to their host societies and economies. However, because of their small number—slightly more than half a million— they ...

ISBN: 9780199093953

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Indifferent Inclusion

Aboriginal people and the Australian nation

by Russell McGregor

McGregor offers a holistic interpretation of the complex relationship between Indigenous and settler Australians during the middle four decades of the twentieth century. Combining the perspectives of political, social and cultural history in a ...

ISBN: 9780855757793

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Indigenous Peoples and the Second World War

The Politics, Experiences and Legacies of War in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand

by R. Scott Sheffield & Noah Riseman

<p>During the Second World War, Indigenous people in the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Canada mobilised en masse to support the war effort, despite withstanding centuries of colonialism. Their roles ranged from ordinary soldiers ...

ISBN: 9781108690959

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International House Melbourne 1957-2016: Sixty years of fraternitas

by Frank Larkins

International House was the first university residence set up in Australia specifically designed to admit overseas students, and to house equal numbers of local Australian students under the motto of <i>fraternitas</i>-fellowship. Throughout its

ISBN: 9780522872125

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Intimacies of Violence in the Settler Colony

Economies of Dispossession around the Pacific Rim

by Penelope Edmonds & Amanda Nettelbeck

<p>Violence and intimacy were critically intertwined at all stages of the settler colonial encounter, and yet we know surprisingly little of how they were connected in the shaping of colonial economies.  Extending a reading of ‘economies’ as ...

ISBN: 9783319762319

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Into the Heart of Tasmania

A Search For Human Antiquity

by Rebe Taylor

<p>In 1908 English gentleman, Ernest Westlake, packed a tent, a bicycle and forty tins of food and sailed to Tasmania. On mountains, beaches and in sheep paddocks he collected over 13,000 Aboriginal stone tools. Westlake believed he had found ...

ISBN: 9780522867978

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Into the Heart of Tasmania: A Search For Human Antiquity

by Rebe Taylor

In 1908 English gentleman, Ernest Westlake, packed a tent, a bicycle and forty tins of food and sailed to Tasmania. On mountains, beaches and in sheep paddocks he collected over 13,000 Aboriginal stone tools. Westlake believed he had found the ...

ISBN: 9780522867961

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Invisible Country

Southwest Australia: Understanding a Landscape

by Bill Bunbury

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">When Europeans first settled in Australia, the land withheld many of its secrets from these new arrivals. There were broad rivers, wide plains and tall forests, all of which, to European eyes, suggested ...

ISBN: 9781742586250

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Invisible Country

Southwest Australia: Understanding a Landscape

by Bill Bunbury

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Iron House

by Crescy Cannan

ISBN: 9780957404601

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Island Story

Tasmania in Object and Text

by Ralph Crane & Danielle Wood

<p>A handsome full-colour book pairing unique items from the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery with selections of original writing about the southern island.</p> <p>Indigenous dispossession, a cruel penal history, gay-rights battles; exceptional

ISBN: 9781925626926

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Island Story: Tasmania in Object and Text

by Ralph Crane

A handsome full-colour book pairing unique items from the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery with selections of original writing about the southern island.<BR><BR>Indigenous dispossession, a cruel penal history, gay-rights battles; exceptional ...

ISBN: 9781925603965

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Islands: A New Zealand Journey

by Bruce Ansley

<b>A journey to New Zealand's most fascinating, wild and isolated islands.</b><BR><BR>Following on from their non-fiction book-of-the-year winning <i>Coast</i>, this is the next epic journey from writer Bruce Ansley and photographer Jane ...

ISBN: 9781775538462

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Italians in Australia

History, Memory, Identity

by Francesco Ricatti

<p>This book provides a concise and innovative history of Italian migration to Australia over the past 150 years. It focuses on crucial aspects of the migratory experience, including work and socio-economic mobility, disorientation and ...

ISBN: 9783319788739

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JB Chifley

An Ardent Internationalist

by Julie Suares

<p>This, combined with his rural background and commitment to the labour movement, played a major role in the development of his internationalist perspective. Often overlooked by historians, Chifley believed that the only way to avoid war and ...

ISBN: 9780522874716

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Karl Hanssens Memoirs of his Wartime Experiences in Samoa and New Zealand 19151916

by James Bade

<p>Karl Hanssen’s memoirs provide an invaluable outsider’s view of life in New Zealand prisons and a unique perspective on German Samoa under New Zealand occupation. In October 1915, Hanssen, manager of the DHPG, a large German copra production ...

ISBN: 9783653959383

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Killers in Eden

The story of a rare partnership between men and whales

by Danielle Clode

For a century, the killer whales of Twofold Bay herded baleen whales towards the harpoons of local whalers, helping them hunt and sharing the rewards. It was a life of industry, adventure and a strange and rare partnership between whale and man.

ISBN: 9780980619089

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Kiwi

The Australian brand that brought a shine to the world

by Keith Dunstan

The story of the Melbourne family who created the iconic Kiwi brand which took Australian shoe polish to the world, and is still the most widely used shoe polish globally. ...

ISBN: 9781760297282

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