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Australian Nation: Its British & Irish Roots
Australian Nation: Its British & Irish Roots
by Geoffrey Partington
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Geoffrey Partington was inspired to write this book by caricatures of the mainstream Australian past as repressive, intolerant, and reactionary. He paints a different portrait, detailing the historical account of the influences that have made Australia... (read more)

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Carrying the Banner
Carrying the Banner
by Joan Eveline
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Stirred by their passion for a cause, twenty-two Australian women reveal new ways of doing leadership. Their diverse backgrounds and behind-the-scenes stories show the dramas and frustrations which color women's experience in the public eye. In politics... (read more)

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Dot.Bomb Australia: How We Wrangled, Conned and Argie-Bargied Our Way Into the New Digital Universe
Dot.Bomb Australia: How We Wrangled, Conned and Argie-Bargied Our Way Into the New Digital Universe
by Kate Askew
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The inside story of the internet boom and bust, of the business deals which made headlines, and the colorful cast of characters behind them. Google became a verb, countries waged war games in the new digital universe, and WikiLeaks sent shockwaves... (read more)

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A History of New South Wales:
A History of New South Wales:
by Beverley Kingston
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How New South Wales has developed and differentiated itself from other Australian states.... (read more)

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Blood Narrative: Indigenous Identity in American Indian and Maori Literary and Activist Texts (New Americanists)
Blood Narrative: Indigenous Identity in American Indian and Maori Literary and Activist Texts (New Americanists)
by Chadwick Allen
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Blood Narrative is a comparative literary and cultural study of post-World War II literary and activist texts by New Zealand Maori and American Indians—groups who share much in their responses to European settler colonialism. Chadwick Allen reveals... (read more)

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While in Darkness There Is Light: Idealism and Tragedy on an Australian Commune
While in Darkness There Is Light: Idealism and Tragedy on an Australian Commune
by Louella Bryant
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A look at the lives of five young men who, during the Vietnam era, start a commune in Australia—and a look at how young men often look to the wild to find themselves and the consequences this sometimes yields. The Rosebud Farm project was born of... (read more)

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How to Argue with an Economist: Reopening Political Debate in Australia
How to Argue with an Economist: Reopening Political Debate in Australia
by Lindy Edwards
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Reflecting on the importance of economics and how the "economic rationalist" perspective has become the lens through which all matters in Australian public life are viewed. This book shows how the implemented economic agenda of the last fifteen years has... (read more)

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Exhibiting Maori: A History of Colonial Cultures of Display
Exhibiting Maori: A History of Colonial Cultures of Display
by Conal Mccarthy
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This richly illustrated book presents a comprehensive assessment of the display of Maori culture from the nineteenth century to today. In doing so, Exhibiting Maori traces the long journey from curio, to specimen, artifact, art and taonga (treasure... (read more)

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Dancing with Strangers: Europeans and Australians at First Contact
Dancing with Strangers: Europeans and Australians at First Contact
by Inga Clendinnen
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Story of the first British settlers of Australia and the people they found living there.... (read more)

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How to Make Trouble and Influence People: Pranks, Protests, Graffiti & Political Mischief-Making from Across Australia
How to Make Trouble and Influence People: Pranks, Protests, Graffiti & Political Mischief-Making from Across Australia
by Iain Mcintyre
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Exploring Australias radical past through more than 300 images and 500 stories of social activism, this book reveals a hidden inspirational history through Indigenous resistance, convict revolts, student occupations, and more. Twelve key Australian... (read more)

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Farewell To Nippon
Farewell To Nippon
by Sato Machiko
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This study presents an ethnographic account of a fresh breed of emigrants who have left Japan to settle in Australia in pursuit of a better quality of life. They differ from "economic migrants" who went overseas before the 1970s for economic reasons but... (read more)

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Sean & David's Long Drive (Lonely Planet Journeys)
Sean & David's Long Drive (Lonely Planet Journeys)
by Sean Condon
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Sean Condon is young, urban and a connoisseur of hair wax. He can't drive, and he doesn't really travel well. So when Sean and his friend David set out to explore Australia in a duck-egg blue 1966 Ford Falcon, the result is a decidedly offbeat look at... (read more)

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Black Glass: Western Australian Courts of Native Affairs 1936-54
Black Glass: Western Australian Courts of Native Affairs 1936-54
by Kate Auty
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Between 1936 and 1954, the Western Australian government operated Courts of Native Affairs that heard murder and manslaughter cases where defendant and victim were Aboriginal. These cases—which, for every other citizen, had the status of Supreme... (read more)

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The Road from Coorain
The Road from Coorain
by Jill Ker Conway
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One women's journey from a childhood in Australia's outback to adulthood as a successful American career woman. The Road From Coorain is about Everywoman, for it is about childhood loneliness, anguished parent-child relationships, dawning sensibility... (read more)

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Unpolished Gem: My Mother, My Grandmother, and Me
Unpolished Gem: My Mother, My Grandmother, and Me
by Alice Pung
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After Alice Pung’s family fled to Australia from the killing fields of Cambodia, her father chose Alice as her name because he thought their new country was a Wonderland. In this lyrical, bittersweet debut memoir—already an award- winning... (read more)

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Mrs. Fraser on the Fatal Shore
Mrs. Fraser on the Fatal Shore
by Michael Alexander
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A true story with more drama and excitement than fiction. In 1836, the barque Stirling Castle shipwrecked on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, leaving the crew, Captain Fraser, and his wife at the mercy of cannibalistic aborigines. The captain was soon... (read more)

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Dancing With Strangers the True History of the Meeting of the British First Fleet & the Aboriginal Australians 1788
Dancing With Strangers the True History of the Meeting of the British First Fleet & the Aboriginal Australians 1788
by Inga Clendinnen
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In January 1788, the First Fleet arrived in New South Wales, Australia and a thousand British men and women encountered the people who would be their new neighbors. Dancing with Strangers tells the story of what happened between the first British... (read more)

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