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

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

by Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719091667

Binding: Hardback

$164.00

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

$49.99

Drone Warfare

by Sarah Kreps & John Kaag

One of the most significant and controversial developments in contemporary warfare is the use of unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly referred to as drones. In the last decade, US drone strikes have more than doubled and their deployment is ...

ISBN: 9780745680996

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$31.95

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

by MacCallum Mungo

ISBN: 9781863956772

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

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

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

Obama Power

by Jeffrey C. Alexander & Bernadette N. Jaworsky

What is the source of Obama's power? How is it that, after suffering a humiliating defeat in the 2010 mid-term elections, Obama was able to turn the situation around, deftly outmaneuvering his opponent and achieving a decisive victory in the ...

ISBN: 9780745681993

Binding: Hardback

$35.95

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

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

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$15.95

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

by Columbia University Press

ISBN: 9780231168984

Binding: Hardback

$74.00

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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$27.99

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

$45.99

North Korea Undercover

by Random House UK

North Korea is like no other tyranny on earth. It is Orwell's 1984 made reality. The regime controls the flow of information to its citizens, pouring relentless propaganda through omnipresent loud speakers. Free speech is an illusion: one word ...

ISBN: 9780552170345

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

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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$22.99

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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$27.99

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

$112.95

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

Binding: Paperback

$50.95

The New Middle East The World After the Arab Spring

by Paul Danahar

For the past forty years the images flashing across our television screens from the Middle East have provoked anger, outrage and, sometimes, military action from the international community. But the stories behind them were rarely understood.

ISBN: 9781408840603

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$19.99

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