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 Australian History

John Cantwell, Queensland country boy, enlisted in the army as a private and rose to the rank of major general. He was on the front line in 1991 as Coalition forces fitted bulldozer blades to tanks and buried Iraqi troops alive. He served in Baghda... read more

Exit Wounds: One Australian's War on Terror
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The year in politics as seen by Australia's funniest and most perceptive political cartoonists. With Dean Alston, Peter Broelman, Warren Brown, Pat Campbell, Andrew Dyson, John Farmer, firstdogonthemoon, Matt Golding, Fiona Katauskas, Mark Knight, Jon Kudelka, Bill Leak, Alan Moir, Peter Nicholson, Vi... read more

Best Australian Political Cartoons 2013
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A completely revised and expanded edition of this perennial favourite with over 240 new entries. Packed with classic lines of vernacular humour and incisive observations, this Dictionary will open your eyes to the strangeness and the poetry of Australian lingo. It is designed to enlighten new arrivals and entertain the old ones.

The New Dinkum Aussie Dictionary
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By the author of the acclaimed The Complete Bushfire Safety Book, this new edition of Joan Webster OAM's Essential Bushfire Safety Tips deals with people's fears and concerns following Victoria's 2009 Black Saturday bushfires and a maze of new official safety policies. Its concise and straightforward ... read more

Essential Bushfire Safety Tips
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How do Australians have a say in their government? Who makes decisions in government and how? What limits are there on the powers of the Commonwealth and State governments? Fundamental issues which go to the heart of Australian democracy and provide the themes in this book. Writing with great insight ... read more

It's Your ConstitutionGoverning Australia Today
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This comprehensive guide to Australian Stamps contains over 3000 colour photographs, and thousands of valuations. This book is a must for all collectors, whether you are just beginning or are an advanced collector.

Stamps of Australia: The Stamp Collector's Reference Guide
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This is an extremely well researched work which will be treasured by all horse riders. It is a very thorough account of Australian spurs and the bush blacksmiths like Fred Gutte who designed his on Wave Hill Station, but is is much more that that. If offers a romantic folklore of the horsemaen who use... read more

Horseman of the Outback: Their Spurs and Spurmakers
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Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation is the most powerful media organization in the world. Murdoch's commercial success is obvious, but less well understood is his successful pursuit of political goals, using News Corporation as his vehicle.
In Murdoch's Politics, David McKnight tracks Murdoch's in... read more

Murdoch's Politics: How One Man's Thirst For Wealth and Power Shapes Our World
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 Australian History

Haunting, original and told entirely through exquisitely imagined black, white and sepia pictures, THE ARRIVAL is the story of one man's encounter with life in a strange new world. It's a timeless, universal story that will resonate with anyone, anywhere who has struggled to ... read more

The Arrival (PB)
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 Australian History

This is the story of how a struggling convict settlement grew into six dynamic colonies and then the remarkable nation of Australia. Told through the key figures who helped build it into the thriving nation it is today, David Hill once again offers up Australian history at its most entertaining and ac... read more

Making of Australia
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 Australian History

The sky at the top end is big and the weather moves like a living thing. You can hear it in the cracking air when there is an electrical storm and as the thunder rolls around the sky...When Cyclone Tracy swept down on Darwin at Christmas 1974, the weather became not just a living thing but a killer. T... read more

Warning: The Story of Cyclone Tracy
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Dick Reynolds was regarded by many as Australian Rules football's greatest player. However, unlike other well-known contemporaries he has never had his story published in this much detail. Through his on-field deeds during the 1930s an... read more

King Richard: The Story of Dick Reynolds, Essendon Legend
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