Dirty Secrets

Our ASIO files

by Meredith Burgmann

Well-known Australians mavericks, activists, movers and shakers reflect on their own ASIO files.In this moving, funny and sometimes chilling book, leading Australians open their ASIO files and read what the state's security apparatus said about ...

ISBN: 9781742231402

Binding: Paperback


Hard Sell, The The tricks of political advertising

by Dee Madigan

In The Hard Sell, creative director Dee Madigan uses her trademark humour and down-to-earth approach to unveil the world of political advertising. Drawing on real-life stories from her own recent Federal and State campaigns, she gives us ...

ISBN: 9780522866308

Binding: Paperback


Australian Moment The

by Megalogenis George

ISBN: 9780670075218

Binding: Paperback


Planning in the UK

by Greed C.

ISBN: 9780230303324

Binding: Hardback


Warships of the Napoleonic Era: Design, Development and Deployment


The wars of 1793-1815 are widely regarded as the apogee of the sailing man-of-war. Many seapowers became involved in the conflict, and at some point virtually all aligned themselves against Great Britain. Thanks to its superiority, the Royal ...

ISBN: 9781848321083

Binding: Hardback


Sea Eagles, the Luftwaffe''s Maritime Operations: Luftwaffe at War Volume 17


This exciting on-going series covers every aspect of the Luftwaffe in World War II and charts the rise and fall of this mighty force. Each volume makes use of over a hundred rare and valuable photographs, many of them taken by Luftwaffe ...

ISBN: 9781853674426

Binding: Paperback


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 ...

ISBN: 9780732290238

Binding: Paperback


The Inner Enemies of Democracy

by Tzvetan Todorov

The political history of the twentieth century can be viewed as the history of democracy’s struggle against its external enemies: fascism and communism. This struggle ended with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet ...

ISBN: 9780745685748

Binding: Hardback


Vought F7u Cutlass: A Developmental History


The Vought F7U Cutlass would be host to the following first time achievements for any naval aircraft: the first swept wing jet propelled fighter to operate from a carrier deck; the first to use an all-hydraulic irreversible flight control ...

ISBN: 9780764335297

Binding: Hardback


Civic Culture Revisited

by Almond G and Verba S

ISBN: 9780803935600

Binding: Paperback



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. So much so ...

ISBN: 9780753555545

Binding: Book


Secret Country, A

by John Pilger

EXPATRIATE JOURNALIST and film-maker John Pilger writes about his homeland with life-long affection and a passionately critical eye. In this fully updated edition of A SECRET COUNTRY, he pays tribute to a little known Australia and tells a story

ISBN: 9780099152316

Binding: Paperback


SS Uniforms, Insignia and Accoutrements: A Study in Photographs


This new work explores in detailed color the complex subject of Allgemeine and Waffen-SS uniforms, insignia, and accoutrements. Hundreds of authentic items are extensively photographed in close-up to enable the reader to examine and study. 800 ...

ISBN: 9780764300462

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

Binding: Paperback


Slim: Unofficial History


Like most members of the professional military freemasonry, Slim came to admire "all the soldiers of different races who have fought with me and most of those who have fought against me." Among the most likable of his enemies were the Wazirs of ...

ISBN: 9781844157914

Binding: Paperback


For the Homeland: the 31st Waffen-ss Volunteer Grenadier Division in World War Ii


Composed of Ethnic Germans living in Hungary, the 31st Waffen-SS Volunteer Grenadier Division fought against the Red Army in Hungary starting in late 1944. Early next year, it was sent to Silesia for the final battle southeast of Berlin, where ...

ISBN: 9780811735827

Binding: Paperback


Blue Urbanism

Exploring Connections Between Cities and Oceans

by Timothy Beatley

What would it mean to live in cities designed to foster feelings of connectedness to the ocean? This book explores issues ranging from urban design and land use, to resource extraction and renewable energy, to educating urbanites about the ...

ISBN: 9781610914055

Binding: Paperback


Europe Entrapped

by Claus Offe

Today Europe finds itself in a crisis that casts a dark shadow over an entire generation. The seriousness of the crisis stems from one core political contradiction at the heart of the European project: namely, that what urgently needs to be done

ISBN: 9780745687513

Binding: Hardback


American Politics for Dummies

by Matthew Alan Hill

ISBN: 9781118920510

Binding: Paperback


Euia; Communicating Europe Crisis

by Chaban N.; Holland M.

ISBN: 9781137331168

Binding: Hardback