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A Journey Travelled

Aboriginal-European Relations at Albany and Surrounding Regions from First Contact to 1926

by Murray Arnold

<p>This is a pivotal story long overdue for the telling: how Aboriginal and European people interacted with each other following the British territorial invasion of 1826 for the next hundred years.</p> <p>There has always been a wealth of ...

ISBN: 9781742586632

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A Journey Travelled

Aboriginal - European relations in Albany and the surrounding region from first contact to 1926

by Murrary Arnold

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ISBN: 9781742587011

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A Man of all Tribes

The Life of Alick Jackomos

by Richard Broome

The son of Greek migrant parents, Jackomos was born in Collingwood and grew up in the Great Depression, mixing with people from a range of backgrounds. He was at different times a welfare worker and activist, a public servant in Aboriginal ...

ISBN: 9780855755010

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A Savage History

Whaling in the Pacific and Southern Oceans

by John Newton

Nothing prepares you for your first sight of the world?s largest mammal. Celebrated, revered, studied and increasingly watched for pleasure rather than hunted, whales hold particular allure. Humans have always been in awe of them, but for much ...

ISBN: 9781742233741

Binding: Hardback

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A Story to Tell

by Laurel Nannup

Brings to life a childhood in a large Aboriginal family. While her stories include time spent at the Wandering Mission, their main focus is on memories of family life: picnics, roaming through the bush, sharing campfire tales, and events such as

ISBN: 9781920694708

Binding: Hardback

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A Swindler's Progress

Nobles and Convicts in the Age of Liberty

by Kirsten McKenzie

In May 1835 in a Sydney courtroom, a slight, prematurely balding man was charged with forgery. The prisoner claimed he was Edward, Viscount Lascelles, eldest son of the Earl of Harewood. The Crown alleged he was a confidence trickster and serial

ISBN: 9781742231105

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A Timeline of Australian Food

From Mutton to Masterchef

by Jan O'Connell

<p><i>A Timeline of Australian Food </i>takes readers on a tasty and sometimes surprising culinary journey through 150 years of Australian food. Lavishly illustrated, this tasty book looks at what we?ve eaten, how we?ve shopped, and how ...

ISBN: 9781742235349

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$34.99

A Transnational History of the Australian Animal Movement, 1970-2015

by Gonzalo Villanueva

<p>This book offers the first transnational historical study of the creation, contention and consequences of the Australian animal movement. Largely inspired by Peter Singer and his 1975 book <em>Animal Liberation</em>, a new wave of animal ...

ISBN: 9783319625874

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A Very Rude Awakening

The night the Japanese midget subs came to Sydney Harbour

by Peter Grose

In May of 1942, the war seemed very far away to most Sydneysiders - until the night the three Japanese midget submarines crept into the harbour and caused an unforgettable night of mayhem, high farce, chaos and courage. A ground-breaking new ...

ISBN: 9781741752199

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A Very Rude Awakening

The night the Japanese midget subs came to Sydney Harbour

by Peter Grose

In May of 1942, the war seemed very far away to most Sydneysiders - until the night the three Japanese midget submarines crept into the harbour and caused an unforgettable night of mayhem, high farce, chaos and courage. A ground-breaking look at

ISBN: 9781760633301

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A Voyage to New Holland and Round the World

by James Colnett RN

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">No mariner knew the wide Pacific better than James Colnett, RN. He had sailed with Cook; he had filibustered in the north-west Pacific fur trade (nearly starting a war with Spain in the process); he had made

ISBN: 9781925078893

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Abandoned Women

Scottish convicts exiled beyond the seas

by Lucy Frost

From the crowded tenements of Edinburgh to the Female Factory nestling in the shadow of Mt Wellington, dozens of Scottish women convicts were exiled to Van Diemen's Land with their young children. This is a rich and evocative account of the ...

ISBN: 9781760290269

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Aboriginal Convicts

Australian, Khoisan, and Maori Exiles

by Kristyn Harman

Bulldog and Musquito, Aboriginal warriors from the Hawkesbury, were captured and sent to Norfolk Island following frontier skirmishes in New South Wales. Eventually, Bulldog seems to have made it home. Musquito was transported to Van Diemen?s ...

ISBN: 9781742233239

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Aboriginal Victorians

A history since 1800

by Richard Broome

The fascinating and sometimes horrifying story of Aborigines in Victoria since white settlement, from one of Australia's leading historians. ...

ISBN: 9781741145694

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Across The Seas: Australia's Response To Refugees: A History

by Klaus Neumann

ISBN: 9781863957359

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$34.99

Agitate, Educate, Organise, Legislate

Protestant Women's Social Action in Post-Suffrage Australia

by Ellen Warne

<p>After successfully agitating for the vote for women from the 1890s, Protestant women's organisations in Australia began to educate women at a grassroots level on effective ways of applying political pressure on a wide range of topics and ...

ISBN: 9780522869910

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Along Parallel Lines

by John Gunn

<p>Railways have played an immense part in the history of New South Wales. The parallel lines extended as the population grew and themselves made possible new settlement and new industries. Railways crossed the mountain barriers that surround ...

ISBN: 9780522865363

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An Angel In Australia

by Tom Keneally

Sydney, 1942 ? the year of the fall of Singapore, the bombing of Darwin and the surprise attack on Sydney Harbour by Japanese midget submarines. Australia is surely doomed to fall to the Japanese ... Through the eyes of a naive young priest we ...

ISBN: 9781489469915

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An Awkward Truth

The bombing of Darwin, February 1942

by Peter Grose

Special 75th anniversary edition of the compelling and very human story of the first foreign assault on Australian soil since settlement - the attack on Darwin by the Japanese in February, 1942. ...

ISBN: 9781760296520

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$24.99

Anglicanism and the British Empire, c.1700-1850

by Rowan Strong

<p>Between 1700 and 1850 the Church of England was the among the most powerful and influential religious, social, and political forces in Britain. This was also a momentous time for the British Empire, during which it developed and then lost the

ISBN: 9780191607639

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