Finders Keepers

A Tale of Archaeological Plunder and Obsession

by Craig Childs

To whom does the past belong? Is the archeologist who discovers a lost tomb a sort of hero - or a villain? If someone steals a relic from a museum and returns it to the ruin it came from, is she a thief? Written in his trademark lyrical style, ...

ISBN: 9780316066464

Binding: Paperback / softback


Straights: Heterosexuality in Post-Closeted Culture

by New York University Press

ISBN: 9780814764596

Binding: Paperback


The Good Fight Six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession

by Wayne Swan

Praise for Swan's handling of the economy'One of the most impressive economic policies I have seen, ever.' - Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel laureate'Wayne Swan's judgment and decisiveness, in international terms, must rank a high distinction.' - Paul ...

ISBN: 9781743319352

Binding: Paperback


The Hunt for KSM

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

by Josh Meyer & Terry McDermott

The definitive account of the decade-long pursuit and capture of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the terrorist mastermind of 9/11. Only minutes after United 175 plowed into the World Trade Center's South Tower, people in positions of power correctly ...

ISBN: 9780316186599

Binding: Hardback


Uncommon Soldier Brave, compassionate and tough, the making of Australia's modern diggers

by Chris Masters

'Illuminating' - The Australian 'If you read only one book related to Anzac Day...make it Uncommon Soldier. Masters has produced a fair-minded, clear-eyed study of the contemporary Australian Army.' - Saturday Age'Chris Masters' Uncommon Soldier ...

ISBN: 9781743317327

Binding: Paperback


What About Mozart? What About Murder?: Reasoning From Cases

by University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 9780226166490

Binding: Paperback


Where Is Daniel? (MP3)

by ABC/Bolinda Audio

On 7 December 2003 Daniel Morcombe disappeared on the Sunshine Coast, while waiting for a bus. For Bruce and Denise Morcombe the parents of Daniel and his brothers, Bradley and Dean, it was apparent within hours that something was very wrong.

ISBN: 9781486214778

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book

Changing Offending Behaviour: A Handbook of Practical Exercises

by Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781849055116

Binding: Paperback


Community Services Intervention An introduction to direct practice

by Vera Lloyd

Community Services Intervention provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory, models and principles of practice for direct social casework.It introduces the history and context of professional practice, provides a step-by-step guide to the ...

ISBN: 9781743315231

Binding: Paperback


Curious Visions of Modernity: Enchantment, Magic, and the Sacred

by David L Martin

ISBN: 9780262016063

Binding: Hardback


I Don't Know Why She Bothers

Guilt Free Motherhood For Thoroughly Modern Women

by Daisy Waugh

Daisy Waugh is a journalist who has written for the Independent and the Sunday Times, contributed to Radio 4's You and Yours and presented Channel 4's Travelog Show. In her new book she wages mini-rebellion on the Repressive Sentimentalists who ...

ISBN: 9780297868767

Binding: Paperback / softback


Male Sex Work and Society

by Columbia University Press

ISBN: 9781939594013

Binding: Paperback


Scarcity : Why having too little means so much

by Penguin UK

Why can we never seem to keep on top of our workload, social diary or chores? Why does poverty persist around the world? Why do successful people do things at the last minute in a sudden rush of energy? Here, economist Sendhil Mullainathan and ...

ISBN: 9780141049199

Binding: Paperback


What Kinship Is-And Is Not

by University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 9780226214290

Binding: Paperback



by Hardie Grant Australia

The possibility of climbing the world's highest mountain was first aired in 1885. Although Tibet and Nepal were initially forbidden to explorers, the challenge captured the imagination of the world's mountaineers. Over the next 68 years, ...

ISBN: 9781780973524

Binding: Hardback



A Cultural Introduction to Social Movements

by James M. Jasper

Every day around the world there are dozens of protests both large and small. Most groups engage the local police, some get media attention, and a few are successful. Who are these people? What do they want? What do they do to get it?

ISBN: 9780745655178

Binding: Paperback / softback


The Distraction Addiction

Getting the Information You Need and the Communication You Want, Without Enraging Your Family, Annoying Your Colleagues, and Destroying Your Soul

by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang

We've all found ourselves checking email at the dinner table, holding our breath while waiting for Outlook to load, or sitting hunched in front of a screen for an hour longer than we intended. Mobile devices and the web have invaded our lives, ...

ISBN: 9780316247528

Binding: Paperback / softback


Advance Australia...Where?

by Hugh Mackay

Sixteen years ago, Hugh Mackay wrote the bestseller Reinventing Australia that analysed, with forensic skill, what was happening to our society. Now, in Advance Australia Where? he takes another long, hard look at us. While we enjoy unprecedented ...

ISBN: 9780733623622

Binding: Paperback


Blow Fly (MP3)

by Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd

Readers are in for the shock of Kay Scarpetta's life.In Blow Fly, Kay Scarpetta stands at the threshold of a new life after her work as Virginia's Chief Medical Examiner has come to a jarring end. At the close of The Last Precinct, she knew she ...

ISBN: 9781486227761

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book

How We Got to Now: Six Innovations that made the Modern World

by Penguin UK

How did the advent of refrigeration help create the golden age of Hollywood? How did the invention of flash photography help shift public opinion on the plight of New York's poorest inhabitants and bring about social reform? And what about our ...

ISBN: 9781846148606

Binding: Paperback