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

Binding: Paperback


Introduction to Global Politics

by Oxford University Press USA

Introduction to Global Politics, Third Edition, brings together an expert team of international scholars to provide students with a current, engaging, and non-U.S. perspective on global politics. It shows students how to analyze global political ...

ISBN: 9780199393886

Binding: Paperback


Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents

by Ian Buruma

ISBN: 9780691156057

Binding: Paperback


Transatlantic Defiance: The Militant Irish Republican Movement in America, 1923-45

by Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719091667

Binding: Hardback


Triumph and Demise The broken promise of a Labor generation

by Paul Kelly

Drawing on more than sixty on-the-record interviews with all the major players, Triumph and Demise is full of remarkable disclosures. It is the inside account of the hopes, achievements and bitter failures of the Labor Government from 2007 to 2013.

ISBN: 9780522862102

Binding: Hardback


From London Overland to India and What We Learned There

by Oxford University Press India

Destination India records the events encountered during the travel undertaken by eminent political scientists Lloyd I. Rudolph and Susanne Hoeber Rudolph from London to Jaipur in a Land Rover in the summer of 1956. It also recounts their academic ...

ISBN: 9780199450558

Binding: Paperback


Gatekeepers, The Lessons from prime ministers chiefs of staff

by Melbourne University Publishing

So, you want to be Chief of Staff to the Australian Prime Minister? The Gatekeepers provides the key lessons to equip you for the job.Australian prime ministers need help and it is their chief of staff who supports the person and the office, ...

ISBN: 9780522866513

Binding: Paperback


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

by MacCallum Mungo

ISBN: 9781863956772

Binding: Paperback


The Seven Deadly Sins

A Celebration of Virtue and Vice

by Alex Clark

We live with the idea of sin every day from the greatest transgressions to the tiniest misdemeanours. But surely the concept was invented for an age where divine retribution and eternal punishment dominated the collective consciousness?

ISBN: 9781908526151

Binding: Hardback


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


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

Binding: Paperback


Ges; Equality in International Soci

by Macmillan Science & Educ. UK

ISBN: 9780230393158

Binding: Hardback


Networks of Domination

by Paul MacDonald

In the nineteenth century, European states conquered vast stretches of territory across the periphery of the international system. Much of Asia and Africa fell to the armies of the European great powers, and by World War I, those armies ...

ISBN: 9780199362165

Binding: Hardback



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

Binding: Paperback



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

Binding: Paperback / softback


Lords of the Sky: How Fighter Pilots Changed War Forever, From the RedBaron to the F-16

by HarperCollins Publishers

Former USAF F-16 legend Dan Hampton tells the thrilling story of how fighter pilots have ruled the skies for 100 years, from the Red Baron to today's supersonic jets. Former US Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Dan Hampton is one of the most decorated ...

ISBN: 9780062360328

Binding: Paperback


The Evolution of the Global Terrorist Threat: From 9/11 to Osama bin Laden's Death

by Columbia University Press

ISBN: 9780231168984

Binding: Hardback


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

Binding: Paperback / softback


British Culture and the First World War Experience, Representation and Memory

by Toby Thacker

The First World War has been mythologized since 1918, and many paradigmatic views of it - that it was pointless, that brave soldiers were needlessly sacrificed - are deeply embedded in the British consciousness. More than in any other country, ...

ISBN: 9781441180742

Binding: Paperback


High Minds The Victorians and the Birth of Modern Britain

by Random House UK

Simon Heffer's new book forms an ambitious exploration of the making of the Victorian age and the Victorian mind. Britain in the 1840s was a country wracked by poverty, unrest and uncertainty, where there were attempts to assassinate the Queen ...

ISBN: 9780099558477

Binding: Paperback