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

$32.99

Fascism

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

$15.95

From Solidarity to Sellout: The Restoration of Capitalism in Poland

by Tadeusz Kowalik

ISBN: 9781583672969

Binding: Paperback

$28.95

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

$24.99

Public Administration & Management in South Africa: An Introduction

by Oxford University Press Southern Africa

LWhat is Public Administration? How does Public Management operate? Who are the key role-players? What are the principles, and how are these applied practically in the developmental context of South Africa?

ISBN: 9780199045730

Binding: Paperback

$105.00

Triumph and Demise The broken promise of a Labor generation

by Melbourne University Publishing

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

$49.99

A Middle Class Without Democracy

by Oxford University Press USA

What kind of role can the middle class play in potential democratization in such an undemocratic, late developing country as China? To answer this profound political as well as theoretical question, Jie Chen explores attitudinal and behavioral ...

ISBN: 9780199385614

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

Blood and Sand

by Random House UK

It was on 6 June 2004 that BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner and cameraman Simon Cumbers were ambushed by Islamist gunmen in a quiet Riyadh back street. Simon was killed outright. Frank was hit in the shoulder and leg. As he lay in the ...

ISBN: 9780857502438

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

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

by MacCallum Mungo

ISBN: 9781863956772

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

The Man Who Killed Kennedy

The Case Against LBJ

by Roger Stone

Lyndon Baines Johnson was a man of great ambition and enormous greed, both of which, in 1963, would threaten to destroy him. In the end, President Johnson would use power from his personal connections in Texas and from the underworld and from the ...

ISBN: 9781626363137

Binding: Hardback

$32.99

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

$29.99

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

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

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

$19.99

Getting India Back on Track

by Brookings Institution Press

India has fallen far and fast from the runaway growth rates it enjoyed in the first decade of the twenty-first century. In order to reverse this trend, New Delhi must seriously reflect on its policy choices across a wide range of issue areas.

ISBN: 9780870034251

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

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

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Duty

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

$34.99

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

$27.99

Human Rights and the Uses of History

by Samuel Moyn

Where did human rights come from? This question, rarely asked before the end of the Cold War, has in recent years become a major focus of historical and ideological strife. In a series of reflective and critical essays, Samuel Moyn engages with ...

ISBN: 9781781682630

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

The Procedure of the UN Security Council

by Loraine Sievers & Sam Daws

The Procedure of the UN Security Council is the definitive book of its kind and has been widely used by UN practitioners and scholars for nearly 40 years. This comprehensively revised edition contains over 450 pages of new material documenting ...

ISBN: 9780199685295

Binding: Hardback

$205.95

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

Binding: Paperback / softback

$22.99