1989: The Struggle to Create Post-Cold War Europe (New and Revised Edition)

by Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691163710

Binding: Paperback


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


Exceptional Socialists

by Macmillan Science & Educ. UK

ISBN: 9780230282278

Binding: Hardback


The Hunt for KSM

Inside the Pursuit and Takedown of the Real 9/11 Mastermind, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

by Josh Meyer & Terry McDermott

On March 1, 2003, American and Pakistani intelligence agents captured Khalid Sheikh Mohammed-bringing to a close one of the greatest manhunts in history. Drawing on hundreds of interviews, many with investigators speaking for the first time and ...

ISBN: 9780316186582

Binding: Paperback / softback


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


The Real Bravo Two Zero

by Michael Asher

BRAVO TWO ZERO was the code-name of the famous SAS operation in Iraq during the Gulf War. It was a classic British story of glorious failure in the face of overwhelming odds. The book Bravo Two Zero, written by patrol commander 'Andy McNab', ...

ISBN: 9780304365548

Binding: Paperback / softback


The Waxman Report

How Congress Really Works

by Henry Waxman

During his 33 years in Congress, Henry Waxman has sponsored legislation that's touched the lives of every American: The Clean Air Act. Nutritional labeling on food. Smoking bans on airplanes. As chairman of the most powerful government oversight ...

ISBN: 9780446519250

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


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

by Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719091667

Binding: Hardback


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


From Solidarity to Sellout: The Restoration of Capitalism in Poland

by Tadeusz Kowalik

ISBN: 9781583672969

Binding: Paperback


Peacemaking in the Twenty-first Century

by Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719096891

Binding: Paperback


Sri Lanka's Secrets: How the Rajapaksa Regime Gets Away with Murder

by Trevor Grant

ISBN: 9781922235534

Binding: Paperback


A Colossal Wreck A Road Trip Through Political Scandal, Corruption and American Culture

by Bloomsbury

Whether ruthlessly exposing Beltway hypocrisy, pricking the pomposity of those in power, or tirelessly defending the rights of the oppressed, Alexander Cockburn never pulled his punches and always landed a blow where it mattered.In this panoramic ...

ISBN: 9781781682951

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.

ISBN: 9780753555545

Binding: Paperback


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


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


Double Down

by Random House UK

'What am I supposed to do when he starts spewing his bullshit?' Barack Obama preparing for his first debate with Mitt Romney In their runaway bestseller Game Change / Race of a Lifetime, Mark Halperin and John Heilemann captured the full drama of ...

ISBN: 9780753555576

Binding: Paperback


The Message

The Reselling of President Obama

by Richard Wolffe

THE MESSAGE tells the untold story of the hired guns who held the Obama presidency in their hands: the consultants behind his advertising, polling and messaging. It explores the inner workings of their world: the egos and exchanges of ideas, the ...

ISBN: 9781455581566

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 / softback