370 books (19 pages) in this category

Just Freedom a Moral Compass for a Complex World

by Philip Pettit

ISBN: 9780393063974

Binding: Hardback



by Kerry O'Brien

The life of one of Australia's most intriguing public figures, former Prime Minister Paul Keating, as told to the country's most influential political interviewer, Kerry O'Brien. This long awaited collaboration is a biography unlike any other. ...

ISBN: 9781760111625

Binding: Hardback


Kevin Rudd: The Biography

by Macklin Robert

<i>When Kevin Rudd became Labor leader in December 2006, many Australians had never heard of him. A few short months later, his presence has galvanised the Labor party into an effective opposition, and he appears on the brink of becoming the ...

ISBN: 9780670071357

Binding: Paperback


Killer Intent

by Tony Kent

Synopsis coming soon....... ...

ISBN: 9781783963751

Binding: Paperback


Killing of Osama Bin Laden

by Seymour M Hersh

In 2011, a group of Navy SEALS stormed an enclosure in the Pakistani city of Abbotabad and killed Osama Bin Laden, the man the United States had been chasing since before the devastating attacks of 9/11. The news did much to boost Obama's first ...

ISBN: 9781784784362

Binding: Hardback


Labor of Love

by Terri Butler

Why would you get involved in politics when you could be spending time drinking cocktails, going to the beach or hanging out with family and friends? <br><br><br>People view politicians and politics with suspicion, if not downright hostility. ...

ISBN: 9780522872255

Binding: Paperback


Last Resistance

by Jacqueline Rose

In The Last Resistance, Jacqueline Rose explores the power of writing to create and transform our political lives. In particular, she examines the role of literature in the Zionist imagination- here, literature is presented as a unique form of ...

ISBN: 9781786630759

Binding: Paperback


Latham at Large

by Mark Latham

Mark Latham is, by his own admission, the most outspoken, rebellious, thoroughly uncontrollable former leader in Labor Party history.&lt;br&gt;In these brilliantly written opinion pieces Latham pulls no punches as he scrutinises the Australian ...

ISBN: 9780522867244

Binding: Paperback


Laughter In The Dark

by Vladimir Nabokov

Albinus - rich, married, middle-aged and respectable - is an art critic and aspiring filmmaker who lusts after the coquettish young cinema usherette Margot. Gradually he seduces her and convinces himself he is irresistible to her, but Margot has

ISBN: 9780241261248

Binding: Paperback


Lavil: Voices From Post-Earthquake Port-Au-Priince

by Peter;Lyon, Evan Orner

Half a dozen years after the deadliest earthquake in the history of the Western Hemisphere struck Haiti, the island nation remains in crisis, but the international community no longer seems interested. This immersive and engrossing book, based ...

ISBN: 9781784786823

Binding: Paperback


Lenin 2017

by Slavoj Zizek

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ISBN: 9781786631886

Binding: Hardback


Letter To My Children, A

by Christopher Pyne

Why do seemingly intelligent men and woman leave their families to spend more than half the year travelling to Canberra, and night after night out at electorate and campaign events? Surely there are easier ways to earn a living? &lt;br&gt;This ...

ISBN: 9780522867985

Binding: Paperback



by Mundy

ISBN: 9781509518722

Binding: Hardback



by Mundy

ISBN: 9781509518739

Binding: Paperback


Long Haul, The

by John Brumby

"<i>The Long Haul</i> distils a series of practical lessons on leadership and public life from John Brumby's thirty years in politics. It offers insights into the challenges and opportunities Australia currently faces and argues for real ...

ISBN: 9780522868531

Binding: Paperback


Longest Decade, The

by George Megalogenis

Before the 1990s, the decades in Australia used to run to a predictable script of bust, boom, and bust. They'd commence with the economy in the pits, assume the personality of the good times that followed, and conclude with another collapse. ...

ISBN: 9781921215940

Binding: Paperback


Lord Leverhulme's Ghosts

by Jules Marchal

In the early twentieth century, the worldwide rubber boom led British entrepreneur Lord Leverhulme to the Belgian Congo. Warmly welcomed by the murderous regime of King Leopold II, Leverhulme set up a private kingdom reliant on the horrific ...

ISBN: 9781784786311

Binding: Paperback


Losing Streak: How Tasmania was gamed by the gambling industry

by James Boyce

The story begins with the toppling of a premier, and ends with David Walsh, the man behind MONA, taking an eccentric stand against pokie machines and the political status quo. It is a story of broken politics and back-room deals. It shows how ...

ISBN: 9781863959100

Binding: Paperback


Machine Rules

by Stephen Loosley

In his tell-all memoir he writes about defending the indefensible, the best way to start and kill off rumours, the value of truth in campaigning, how to use humour to squash a scandal, the key to fundraising, and why bullshit always comes back ...

ISBN: 9780522867404

Binding: Paperback


Making of the Black Working Class in Bri

by Ron Ramdin

This is the first comprehensive historical perspective on the relationship between Black workers and the changing patterns of Britain 's labour needs. It places in an historical context the development of a small black presence in ...

ISBN: 9781786630650

Binding: Paperback