Australian Moment The

by Megalogenis George

'Likely to become the essential short work on modern Australia' Don Watson 'Megalogenis is Australia's best explainer ...... A brilliant read' Annabel Crabb Winner of the 2013 Prime Minister's Literary Award, 2012 Walkley Book Award, and ...

ISBN: 9780670075218

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by Kevin Passmore

What is fascism? Is it revolutionary? Or is it reactionary? Can it be both? Fascism is notoriously hard to define. How do we make sense of an ideology that appeals to streetfighters and intellectuals alike? That is overtly macho in style, yet ...

ISBN: 9780199685363

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Good the Bad & the Unlikely: Australia's Prime Ministers: Updated and Revised Edition The

by MacCallum Mungo

ISBN: 9781863956772

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Too Bold to Die: The Making of Australian War Heroes

by Ian McPhedran

An unputdownable account of the courage and bravery under fire of our Australian soldiers on the frontline - from WWII to Afghanistan. From Gallipoli to Afghanistan, many Australians have been awarded military honours for acts of selfless courage.

ISBN: 9780732290238

Binding: Paperback


Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change

by Peter Calthorpe

Cities are green is becoming a common refrain.  But Calthorpe argues that a more comprehensive understanding of urbanism at the regional scale provides a better platform to address climate change.  In this groundbreaking new work, he ...

ISBN: 9781597267212

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Australia's Defence Towards a New Era?

by Peter/Frhling, Stephan/Taylor, Brendan Dean

Almost half a century ago, the Australian National University's TB Millar penned a seminal book on Australian defence policy in the lead up to the Vietnam War. Today, Australia's defence forces are returning from long conflicts overseas, while ...

ISBN: 9780522866070

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Boyer Lectures 2013: Back to Grassroots

by Quentin Bryce

Her Excellency, The Honourable Quentin Bryce AC CVO, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, shares her thoughts on contemporary Australia. Her Excellency's lecture series, 'Back to Grassroots', will comprise four 30 minute lectures ...

ISBN: 9780733332593

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Gendering Family Policies in

by Saxonberg S.

ISBN: 9780230299955

Binding: Hardback


Revenge Of Geography, The

by Robert D. Kaplan

In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries around ...

ISBN: 9780812982220

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Roger Ailes: Off Camera

by Chafets Zev

Roger Ailes is the quintessential man behind the curtain. He more or less invented modern political consulting and helped Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, and George H. W. Bush win their races for the White House. Then he reinvented himself as the ...

ISBN: 9781595231086

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This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of Valet Parking - InAmerica's Gilded Capital

by Leibovich Mark

Hailed as 'vastly entertaining and deeply troubling' (The New York Times Book Review), 'as insidery as Game Change' (The Washington Post), and a 'hysterically funny portrait of the capital's vanities and ambitions' (The New Yorker), This Town ...

ISBN: 9780399170683

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by Robert Gates

'As I look back, there is a parallel theme to my years at war: love. By that I mean the love - there is no other word for it - I came to feel for the troops, and the overwhelming sense of personal responsibility I developed for them.

ISBN: 9780753555545

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Bill the Bastard The story of Australia's greatest war horse

by Roland Perry

Bill was massive. He had power, intelligence and unmatched courage. In performance and character he stood above all the other 200,000 Australian horses sent to the Middle East in the Great War. But as war horses go he had one serious problem.

ISBN: 9781743312629

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Deserter: A Hidden History of the Second World War

by Charles Glass

The extraordinary story of the deserters of the Second World War. Who were they? What made them run? And what happened once they made the decision to flee? During the Second World War, the British lost 100,000 troops to desertion, and the ...

ISBN: 9780007345939

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Hockey: Not Your Average Joe

by University of Queensland Press

ISBN: 9780702253430

Binding: Hardback


Horrie the War Dog The story of Australia's most famous dog

by Roland Perry

In the harsh Libyan desert in the middle of the second world war, Private Jim Moody, a signaller with the First Australian Machine Gun Battalion, found a starving puppy on a sand dune. Moody called the dog Horrie. Much more than a mascot, ...

ISBN: 9781743317990

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SIPRI Yearbook 2014

by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

The 45th edition of the SIPRI Yearbook analyses developments in 2013 in Security and conflictsMilitary spending and armamentsNon-proliferation, arms control and disarmament The SIPRI Yearbook contains extensive annexes on the implementation of ...

ISBN: 9780198712596

Binding: Hardback


The Democratic Unionist Party

by Jonathan Tonge, Maire Braniff, Thomas Hennessey & others

The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) is the most successful political party in Northern Ireland. Following a jaw-dropping deal with its republican enemy, Sinn Fein, in 2006, the DUP has secured the peace process in the region. What though, do ...

ISBN: 9780198705772

Binding: Hardback


Dismantling Public Policy

by Michael W. Bauer, Christoffer Green-Pedersen, Adrienne Héritier & others

Policy dismantling is a distinctive form of policy change, which involves the cutting, reduction, diminution or complete removal of existing policies. The perceived need to dismantle existing policies normally acquires particular poignancy during ...

ISBN: 9780198714781

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Iran and The United States Inside the Failed Past and the Way Forward

by Seyed Hossein Mousavian

After 30 years of conflict between Iran and the United States, there is hope for peace and normalization. Beyond the rhetoric and the sanctions, how did we get here, and how will these two nations move forward? For the first time, through his ...

ISBN: 9781628920079

Binding: Hardback