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Explorer's Notebook, An

by Tim Flannery

<i>We were flying over a landscape that looked primeval. Way below there were pyramid-shaped peaks covered in tropical forest... Going into the forests of Papua New Guinea today is like taking a trip back in time to Australia 15 million years ...

ISBN: 9781921351655

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Explorers: Text Classics, The

by Tim Flannery

The explorers of Australia tell an epic story of courage and suffering, of dispossession and conquest, of a moving frontier between European invaders and the Aboriginal custodians of the continent. This compelling anthology documents almost ...

ISBN: 9781921922435

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Farewell, Dear People

biographies of Australia’s lost generation

by Ross McMullin

<p><strong>WINNER OF THE 2013 PRIME MINISTER'S LITERARY AWARD FOR AUSTRALIAN HISTORY</strong></p> <p><strong>WINNER OF THE 2012 MANNING CLARK HOUSE NATIONAL CULTURAL AWARD</strong></p> <p><strong>COMMENDED FOR THE FAW EXCELLENCE IN NON-FICTION

ISBN: 9781921942488

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First Australians

by New Holland Publishers

Before European settlement, about 700 Aboriginal nations—each of which had their own Dreaming songs, laws, customs and beliefs and spoke one of 250 or so languages—existed in Australia. First Australians is a comprehensive book for primary ...

ISBN: 9781921580390

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First Explorers

by New Holland Publishers

Imagine stumbling across a forgotten continent, a place like nowhere else on Earth, a place inhabited by strange hopping mammals, venomous snakes and Aborigines who hurl spears at your approach. You made it across vast, treacherous oceans and ...

ISBN: 9781921580376

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Flaws In The Ice: In Search Of Douglas Mawson

by David Day

ISBN: 9781922070746

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Flinders Lane

Recollections of Alfred Felton

by Russell Grimwade

<p>Alfred Felton started his fortune during the Australian gold rushes, selling 'Felton's Quinine Champagne' to miners. Later, he partnered with Frederick Grimwade to found a successful pharmaceutical company, Felton Grimwade &amp; Co., and ...

ISBN: 9780522873924

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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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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

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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 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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