807 books (41 pages) in this category

Jeremy Corbyn and the Strange Rebirth of Labour England

by Francis Beckett

<p>In 2016 Labour, led by the most left-wing leader that the party had ever seen, burst into new life. The Westminster beltway of political insiders, pollsters, commentators and newspaper proprietors were completely taken by surprise and left ...

ISBN: 9781785904004

Binding: Hardback


Jeremy Corbyn: The Crisis of British Politics

by Richard Seymour

Where did he come from, and what chance does he have? How did the Blairites, so rigid in their grip on the Labour Party for two decades, lose control? How did the media campaigns prove so ineffectual, and even counterproductive? What role did ...

ISBN: 9781784785314

Binding: Paperback


Joh for PM

The inside story of an extraordinary political drama

by Paul Davey

<p>Unfolding like a political thriller, Joh for PM reveals for the first time the details of the campaign that rocked Australian politics.&nbsp;</p> <p>In 1987 the Queensland Premier, Joh Bjelke-Petersen, launched an audacious bid to break the ...

ISBN: 9781742234335

Binding: Paperback


Just Freedom

A Moral Compass for a Complex World

by W W Norton & Company

ISBN: 9780393063974

Binding: Hardback


Just Give Money to the Poor

The Development Revolution from the Global South

by Joseph Hanlon

ISBN: 9781565493339

Binding: Paperback



by Kerry O'Brien

The life of one of Australia's most intriguing public figures, former Prime Minister Paul Keating, as told to the country's most influential political interviewer, Kerry O'Brien. This long awaited collaboration is a biography unlike any other. ...

ISBN: 9781760111625

Binding: Hardback



by Kerry O'Brien

The life of one of Australia's most intriguing public figures, former Prime Minister Paul Keating, as told to the country's most influential political interviewer, Kerry O'Brien. This long awaited collaboration is a biography unlike any other. ...

ISBN: 9781760294090

Binding: Paperback


Keeping the Jewel in the Crown

The British Betrayal of India

by Walter Reid

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">When India became independent in 1947, the general view, which has prevailed until now, is that Britain had been steadily working for an amicable transfer of power for decades. In this book Walter Reid ...

ISBN: 9781780273365

Binding: Hardback


Kevin Rudd: An Unauthorised Political Biography

by Stuart Nicholas

Kevin Rudd emerged after a period of prolonged instability and internal strife within the federal ALP to establish himself as a popular leader who could unify his party and mount a real challenge to John Howard. The early reaction to his ...

ISBN: 9781921215582

Binding: Paperback


Kevin Rudd: The Biography

by Macklin Robert

<i>When Kevin Rudd became Labor leader in December 2006, many Australians had never heard of him. A few short months later, his presence has galvanised the Labor party into an effective opposition, and he appears on the brink of becoming the ...

ISBN: 9780670071357

Binding: Paperback


Killing of Osama Bin Laden

by Seymour M Hersh

In 2011, a group of Navy SEALS stormed an enclosure in the Pakistani city of Abbotabad and killed Osama Bin Laden, the man the United States had been chasing since before the devastating attacks of 9/11. The news did much to boost Obama's first ...

ISBN: 9781784784362

Binding: Hardback


Kingdom And The Quarry: China, Australia, Fear And Greed, The

by David Uren

China has rapidly become Australia's most important trading partner. It is also the rising power in our region. In <i>The Kingdom and the Quarry</i> David Uren takes us inside the high-stakes world of the two countries' relationship. From ...

ISBN: 9781863955669

Binding: Paperback



by John Wiley & Sons (UK)

<p>Labor is the source of all wealth. Without workers, the world's natural resources cannot be transformed into finished goods and services cannot be delivered. Labor, though, is a uniquely important resource for the very simple reason that ...

ISBN: 9780745663876

Binding: Paperback


Labor of Love

by Terri Butler

Why would you get involved in politics when you could be spending time drinking cocktails, going to the beach or hanging out with family and friends? People view politicians and politics with suspicion, if not downright hostility. Every other ...

ISBN: 9780522872255

Binding: Paperback


Last Refuge: Yemen, al-Qaeda, and America's war in Arabia The

by Johnsen Gregory

A gripping account of how al-Qaeda in Yemen rebounded from an initial defeat to once again threaten the United States. Far from the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan, the United States and al-Qaeda are fighting a clandestine war of drones ...

ISBN: 9781922070012

Binding: Paperback


Latham at Large

by Mark Latham

Mark Latham is, by his own admission, the most outspoken, rebellious, thoroughly uncontrollable former leader in Labor Party history.&lt;br&gt;In these brilliantly written opinion pieces Latham pulls no punches as he scrutinises the Australian ...

ISBN: 9780522867244

Binding: Paperback


Laughter In The Dark

by Vladimir Nabokov

Albinus - rich, married, middle-aged and respectable - is an art critic and aspiring filmmaker who lusts after the coquettish young cinema usherette Margot. Gradually he seduces her and convinces himself he is irresistible to her, but Margot has

ISBN: 9780241261248

Binding: Paperback


Lavil: Voices From Post-Earthquake Port-Au-Priince

by Lyon

Half a dozen years after the deadliest earthquake in the history of the Western Hemisphere struck Haiti, the island nation remains in crisis, but the international community no longer seems interested. This immersive and engrossing book, based ...

ISBN: 9781784786823

Binding: Paperback


Left, Right, Left: Political Essays 1977-2005

by Robert Manne

Anyone who has read one of Robert Manne's newspaper columns or one of his powerful <i>Quarterly Essays</i> will find here a treasure-house of thought, argument and evocation. The perfect book for anyone interested in the key political and ...

ISBN: 9781863951425

Binding: Paperback


Lenin 2017

by Slavoj Zizek

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ISBN: 9781786631886

Binding: Hardback