2071 books (104 pages) in this category

Australia

William Blandowski's illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life

by Harry Allen

William Blandowski was an explorer, natural scientist and artist who led a Victorian government expedition to the junction of the Murray and Darling Rivers from 1856 to 1857. <i>Australia</i> is the first publication in English of his nineteenth

ISBN: 9780855757137

Binding: Paperback

$60.00

Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories

by Jim Haynes

Did you know that in 1932 the Australian army was called out to wage war on an invading army of 20,000 ... emus? Or that the first royal personage to arrive in Australia was the King of Iceland and he came as a convict? And how about the spooky ...

ISBN: 9781489376541

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories

by Jim Haynes

Did you know that in 1932 the Australian army was called out to wage war on an invading army of 20,000 ... emus? Or that the first royal personage to arrive in Australia was the King of Iceland and he came as a convict? And how about the spooky ...

ISBN: 9781489376558

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Australia's Second Chance

by George Megalogenis

Most nations don't get a first chance to prosper. Australia is on its second. For the best part of the nineteenth century, Australia was the world's richest country, a pioneer for democracy and a magnet for migrants. Yet our last big boom was ...

ISBN: 9780143783640

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Australia's Second Chance

by George Megalogenis

<b>The bestselling author of <i>The Australian Moment</i> asks the most important question confronting the country right now - how do we maintain our winning streak?</b> Most nations don't get a first chance to prosper. ...

ISBN: 9781926428574

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Australian Frontier Wars, 1788-1838

by John Connor

From the Swan River to the Hawkesbury, and from the sticky Arnhem Land mangrove to the soft green hills of Tasmania, this book describes the major conflicts fought on the Australian frontier to 1838. Based on extensive research and using ...

ISBN: 9780868407562

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Australian Lithuanians

by Luda Popenhagen

In the 1940s Australian officials searched the displaced persons’ camps of war-ravaged Europe to select able-bodied, fair and hardworking Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian refugees fleeing the Soviet regime to launch the Mass Migration Scheme. ...

ISBN: 9781742233321

Binding: Paperback

$59.99

Australian Migrant Ships

by Peter Plowman

In 1945 Arthur Calwell announced a new immigration policy for Australia requiring an influx of 70,000 migrants a year, and it was hoped that all of them would come from Britain. When insufficient Britons applied the Australian government looked ...

ISBN: 9781877058400

Binding: Paperback

$34.95

Australian Soldiers in South Africa and: Words from the Battlefield

by Effie Karageorgos

The Boer War and Vietnam War provoked dramatically different reactions in Australians, from pro-British jingoism on the eve of Federation, to the anti-war protest movements of the 1960s. In contrast, the letters and diaries of Australian ...

ISBN: 9781472585806

Binding: Hardback

$131.99

Australian Story

Kevin Rudd and the Lucky Country

by Mungo MacCullum

In Australian Story, Mungo MacCallum investigates the political success of Kevin Rudd. What does he know about Australia that his opponents don't? This is a characteristically barbed and perceptive look at the challenges facing the government ...

ISBN: 9781742335889

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$12.95

Australian Style: The Who's Who of Fashion

by Teh

ISBN: 9780500500989

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Australian Women's Drama

Texts and Feminisms

by E Schafer

ISBN: 9780868194974

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Authenticity is a Con

by Peter York

<p>Politicians are now told they must be ‘authentic’- like Nigel Farage, drinking, smoking, men of the people. Food has to be ‘authentic’ meaning, presumably, made in ovens of clay with woods taken from the right tree in Tuscany or Bengal, using

ISBN: 9781849547871

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

Autobiography

by John Stuart Mill

One of the greatest prodigies of his era, John Stuart Mill (1806-73) was studying arithmetic and Greek by the age of three, as part of an astonishingly intense education at his father's hand. Intellectually brilliant, fearless and profound, he ...

ISBN: 9780140433166

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Autobiography of Margaret Sanger

by MARGARET SANGER

While working as a nurse amid the squalor of New York's Lower East Side in the early twentieth century, Margaret Sanger witnessed the devastating effects of unwanted pregnancies. Women already overwhelmed by the burdens of poverty had no ...

ISBN: 9780486434926

Binding: Paperback

$28.99

Automatic Society - Volume 1, the Future of Work

by Bernard Stiegler

<p>In July 2014 the Belgian newspaper Le Soir claimed that France, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Italy, Poland and the United States may lose between 43 and 50 per cent of their jobs within ten to fifteen years. Across the world, integrated ...

ISBN: 9781509506316

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch

by Perry Matteson

"Matteson Perry is a nice guy. He remembers birthdays, politely overts his eyes on the subway, and enjoys backgammon. A serial monogamist, he's never asked a stranger out. But when the girl he thought might be The One dumps him, he decides to

ISBN: 9781863958448

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Awakening of Faith

by ASVAGHOSA

Comprehensive and coherent, this guide to a complex system of Buddhism is so authoritative that it has been employed in the instruction of Buddhist priests. Readers will find that it offers the keys to the essentials of Mahayana Buddhism, a ...

ISBN: 9780486431413

Binding: Paperback

$20.99

Back on the Block

Bill Simon's Story

by Bill Simon

Stolen, beaten, deprived of his liberty and used as child labour, Bill Simon’s was not a normal childhood. He was told his mother didn’t want him that he was ‘the scum of the earth’ and was locked up in the notorious Kinchela Boys Home for eight

ISBN: 9780855756772

Binding: Paperback

$34.95

Bad Feminist

by Roxane Gay

<i>Bad Feminist</i> is collection of frank, funny, whip-smart and spot-on essays from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, Roxane Gay. ...

ISBN: 9781472119735

Binding: Paperback

$29.99