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by Marcia Reiss
<p>This book explores the apple’s history and the latest debates about the use <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">of agrichemicals, the rise of organic and heirloom orchards, and the hopes </span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">and ...
by Bryce Courtenay
<i>In the end, love is more important than everything and it will conquer and overcome anything. Or that's how Damon saw it, anyway. Damon wanted a book that talked a lot about love.</i><BR><i><BR></i> Damon Courtenay died on the morning of ...
by Bryce Courtenay
<i>April Fools Day</i> was first published in 1993. This commemorative edition celebrates one of Bryce Courtenay's most loved, enduring and life-affirming books.<BR> Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his
by Bryce Courtenay
Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. Damon's story is one of lifelong struggle, his love for Celeste, the compassion of family,
by Arabella Forge
'I started writing this book after I found myself trying to juggle two seemingly opposing things- I wanted to provide good, nutritious food for myself and my family, while also watching my dollars when I went to the supermarket.'<BR>More and ...
by Axel Bruns
<p>There has been much concern over the impact of partisan echo chambers and filter bubbles on public debate. Is this concern justified, or is it distracting us from more serious issues?</p> <p>Axel Bruns argues that the influence of echo ...
by David Theo Goldberg
We hear much talk about the advent of a “postracial” age. The election of Barack Obama as President of the U.S. was held by many to be proof that we have once and for all moved beyond race. The Swedish government has even gone so far
by Christopher Hitchens
A collection of the most important and controversial writings from the unapologetically provocative yet universally admired Christopher Hitchens. ...
by Helena Reckitt
by BALTASAR GRACIAN
""Think with the few and speak with the many,"" ""Friends are a second existence,"" and ""Be able to forget"" are among this volume's 300 thought-provoking maxims on politics, professional life, and personal development. Published in 1637, it ...
by Arcadi Poch and Daniela P
by Robert Dessaix
"This is a teasing grab-bag of thoughts, memories, anecdotes and effronteries that achieves luxurious coherence.' -- <i>Weekend Australian</i> <i>As I Was Saying</i> is a swirling conversation with the reader on everything from travel to dogs ...
by Richard McGregor
For more than half a century, American power in the Pacific has successfully kept the peace. But it has also cemented the tensions in the toxic rivalry between China and Japan, consumed with endless history wars and entrenched political ...
Who Makes the Final Choice?
by Lesley Close
<p>Assisted dying is perhaps one of the most divisive issues of the modern age, <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">generating endless headlines and moral debates. Published in conjunction with </span><span style="line-height: ...
Origins of Australia's refugee policy
by Claire Higgins
<p>In the late 1970s, 2000 Vietnamese arrived in Australia by boat, fleeing persecution. Their arrival presented a challenge to politicians, but the way the Fraser government handled it, and the resettlement of tens of thousands more Indochinese
by IGNATIUS DONNELLY
The great classic of Atlantis, this book more than any other established the existence of this lost continent for the modern world. Attracting hundreds of thousands of readers and stimulating vast debate, it influenced generations of people ...
by Mihaela Noroc
Since 2013 Mihaela Noroc has travelled the world with her backpack and camera taking photos of everyday women to showcase the diversity and beauty all around us. <i>The Atlas of Beauty</i> is a collection of her photographs that celebrates women
Running away from home at fifty
by Mary Moody
Living the good life in the Blue Mountains in New South Wales with her husband, four grown-up children and four (and counting) grandchildren, Mary Moody’s life was full. The only thing missing was time for herself, a chance to reflect on life ...Audio Book
by Daniel Warner
The groundbreaking <i>Audio Culture- Readings in Modern Music</i> (Continuum; September 2004; paperback original) maps the aural and discursive terrain of vanguard music today. Rather than offering a history of contemporary music, Audio Culture ...
by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway
<i>Audition Speeches for Black, South Asian and Middle Eastern Actors- Monologues for Women </i>aims to provide new and exciting audition and showcase material for actresses of black, African American, South Asian and Middle Eastern heritage. ...