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Australian Lives

An Intimate History

by Alistair Thomson & Anisa Puri

<p>What is life like, in Australia? How has it been experienced by those who have lived it? Australian Lives: An Intimate History illuminates Australian life across the 20th and into the 21st century: how have we been shaped by the forces and ...

ISBN: 9781925377507

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Australian Rules Football During the First World War

by Dale Blair & Rob Hess

<p>The book explores the intersection between the Great War and patriotism through an examination of the effects of both on Australia’s most popular football code. The work is chronological, and therefore provides an easy path by which events ...

ISBN: 9783319578439

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Australian Women in Advertising in the Twentieth Century

by J. Dickenson

<p>When did Australian women first enter the advertising industry? The stereotypical advertising executive might be a pony-tailed, Ferrari-driving, young-ish man, but women have worked in Australian advertising agencies from the first years of ...

ISBN: 9781137514349

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Australians (Volume 2)

Eureka to the Diggers

by Thomas Keneally

Bestselling author Thomas Keneally brings to life the vast range of characters who have formed our national story, in the second volume of a unique history of Australia. ...

ISBN: 9781743311950

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Australians: A short history

by Thomas Keneally

A masterly history of Australia and its people by an author of outstanding literary skill whose own humanity permeates every page. ...

ISBN: 9781760632359

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Back from the Brink, 1997-2001

The Howard Government, Vol II

by Tom Frame

<p> <p><b>The years 1997–2001 were eventful ones for the Howard Government. This second volume of the Howard Government series explores these tumultuous years.</b></p> <p>In <i>Back from the Brink</i> politicians, commentators and scholars ...

ISBN: 9781742235813

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Badge, Boot, Button

The Story of Australian Uniforms

by Craig Wilcox

<p>Uniforms conceal, and uniforms reveal … They envelop us in costumes akin to flags, in the bold designs and memorable colours of official, corporate and communal hierarchies … And like any language, they reveal origins, status, aspirations and

ISBN: 9780642278937

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Bedlam at Botany Bay

by James Dunk

<p>Madness stalked the colony of New South Wales and tracing its wild path changes the way we look at our colonial history.<br></p> <p>What happened when people went mad in the fledgling colony of New South Wales? In this important new history, ...

ISBN: 9781742236179

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Beersheba Centenary Edition

Travels through a forgotten Australian victory

by Paul Daley

<p>A hundred years ago in October 1917 members of the 4th Australian Light Horse Brigade participated in what is now regarded as the last great successful cavalry charge. Waving bayonets overhead in the dying light, they raced across six ...

ISBN: 9780522871814

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Best Of Both Worlds: The Story Of Elsdon Best And Tutakangah

by Jeffrey Holman

In 1895 a meeting took place in the rugged Urewera ranges - Tuhoe country - that would have lasting effects on our views of traditional Maori society. Elsdon Best, a self-taught anthropologist and quartermaster on the road past ...

ISBN: 9780143008422

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Best We Forget

The War for White Australia, 1914–18

by Peter Cochrane

<p>The preparation for a coming war and ultimately the commitment to that war was driven by White Australia's sense of vulnerability in the Pacific, by various nightmare scenarios in which Australia could be left to fend for itself, unaided by ...

ISBN: 9781925626735

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Best We Forget: The War for White Australia, 1914-18

by Peter Cochrane

In the half-century preceding the Great War there was a dramatic shift in the mindset of Australia's political leaders, from a profound sense of safety in the Empire's embrace to a deep anxiety about abandonment by Britain.<br><br>Collective ...

ISBN: 9781925603750

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Between Worlds

by Anne Salmond

'Vivid, convincing and utterly memorable.'<br>-Michael King, <i>North & South</i><br><br>Anne Salmond's extraordinary <i>Between Worlds</i> begins with the arrival of Cook's second expedition in 1773 and takes the story through to 1815, with the

ISBN: 9780143772170

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Beyond Betrayal

by Keith Newman

<i>Beyond Betrayal</i> delves into New Zealand's pioneering history, and asks why such promising partnerships descended into decades of distrust. After the Treaty of Waitangi was signed, a succession of governors resisted missionary advice, ...

ISBN: 9780143570516

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Beyond Gallipoli

New Perspectives on Anzac

by Raelene Frances & Bruce Scates

Much of the scholarship on the Great War, and especially the Dardanelles/Çanakkale campaign, has been viewed through a narrow national prism and focused exclusively on military aspects of the engagement. This new collection of essays offers ...

ISBN: 9781925495126

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Beyond the Ladies Lounge: Australia's Female Publicans

by Wright Clare

Clare Wright's award-winning research challenges the myth that the Australian pub is a male domain, revealing the enduring and dynamic presence of female publicans behind the bar. Wright takes the reader on a pub crawl through this history-

ISBN: 9781922182579

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Bible & Treaty: Missionaries Among The Maori-A New Perspecti

by Keith Newman

<i>Bible & Treaty</i>- <i>Missionaries among the Maori</i> is a complex and colourful adventure of faith, bravery, perseverance and betrayal that seeks to recover lost connections in the story of modern New Zealand. It brings a fresh ...

ISBN: 9780143204084

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Black Snake

by Leo Kennedy

ISBN: 9781925870428

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Bligh: William Bligh in the South Seas

by Anne Salmond

In <i>Bligh</i>, the story of the most notorious of all Pacific explorers is told through a new lens as a key episode in the history of the world, rather than simply of the West. Award-winning anthropologist Anne Salmond recounts with a fresh ...

ISBN: 9780143770831

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Blockbuster!: Fergus Hume And The Mystery Of A Hansom Cab

by Lucy Sussex

Fergus Hume was an aspiring playwright when he moved from Dunedin to Melbourne in 1885. He wrote The Mystery of a Hansom Cab with the humble hope of bringing his name to the attention of theatre managers. The book sold out its first run almost ...

ISBN: 9781922147943

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