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1 Andrews, John Political Dreaming: Men, Politics and the Personal
Leichhardt, NSW Pluto Press 1994 1864030119 / 9781864030112 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges. 216 pages Discussions and examination of the way in which some men have consciously sought to balance their lives beween the inner and outer. Brings together Jungian dream analysis, feminst psychotherapy mediation and political analysis. Includes interviews with Don Chipp, a Labor MP, a Political Advisor, a Christian Priest, a yoga teacher and a psychologist. ID222388 
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Supreme Federalist The Political Life of Sir John Downer [Inscribed by Author], Bannon, J.C.
2 Bannon, J.C. Supreme Federalist The Political Life of Sir John Downer [Inscribed by Author]
Adelaide Wakefield Press 2009 1862548358 / 9781862548350 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Inscribed by author to previous owner. And signed by member of Downer family [John Downer]. xiii, 256 pages Sir John Downer [1843-1915], first in the line of a political dynasty, was born in humble circumstances in Adelaide, yet he became an outstanding scholar, brilliant barrister, premier of his colony and a founding father of the Australian federation. He was one of the committee of three men who drafted the Commonwealth Constitution and in 1901 was elected to the first Senate. The author is John Bannon, previous Labor Premier of South Australia. ID265460 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Betrayal.  The Underbelly of Australian Labor, Benson, Simon
3 Benson, Simon Betrayal. The Underbelly of Australian Labor
Sydney Pantera Press 2010 0980741823 / 9780980741827 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 304 pages ID292469 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Whitlam Legacy, Bramston, Troy [Editor]
4 Bramston, Troy [Editor] The Whitlam Legacy
Sydney The Federation Press 2013 1862879036 / 9781862879034 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent, like new copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Foreword by Gough Whitlam. 518 pages The book is a series of accounts by ministers, public servants, union insiders, & advisors broken into five parts - Part 1 is The Whitlam Years and Political Style; Part 2 is Managing Government; Part 3 is Policy and the Whitlam Government; Part 4 is The Dismissal; and Part 5 is Reflections and Assessments. ID276509 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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The Wobblies at War: A history of the IWW and the Great War in Australia, Cain, Frank
5 Cain, Frank The Wobblies at War: A history of the IWW and the Great War in Australia
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2017 1925588106 / 9781925588101 1st thus Trade Paperback 
MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 233 pages Driven by Marxist ideology, the Industrial Workers of the World sought to draw the Australian unions into One Big Union, but of more lasting significance was their leadership in opposing the Great War. The Labor government split in 1916 over Prime Minister Hughes’ conduct of the war and his plan for enlisting another 50,000 men by conscription. The IWW led in defeating the conscription referendum. ID296021 
Price: 42.95 AUD
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The Confessions of Clyde Cameron 1913 -1990, Cameron, Clyde as told to Daniel Connell
6 Cameron, Clyde as told to Daniel Connell The Confessions of Clyde Cameron 1913 -1990
Sydney ABC Books 1990 0733300618 / 9780733300615 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 240 pages ID155363 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Moss Cass and the Greening of the Australian Labor Party, Cass, Moss; Encel, Vivien & O'Donnell, Anthony
7 Cass, Moss; Encel, Vivien & O'Donnell, Anthony Moss Cass and the Greening of the Australian Labor Party
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2017 1925588440 / 9781925588446 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 317 pages n 1972, Dr Moss Cass found himself minister responsible for Australia's first Department of Environment and Conservation in Gough Whitlam's newly elected Labor government. This political biography offers an insider's account of a tumultuous time in Australian politics. Cass's story provides a compelling pre-history to many of the key issues in progressive politics today: the environment, refugees, homosexual law reform, the media, and health care. It is also a story about the transformation of the Australian Labor Party: its 'greening' both in regard to environmental politics and its accommodation of new movements for social reform. ID296998 
Price: 42.95 AUD
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Power Crisis The Self-Destruction of a State Labor Party, Cavalier, Rodney
8 Cavalier, Rodney Power Crisis The Self-Destruction of a State Labor Party
Port Melbourne Cambridge University Press 2010 0521138329 / 9780521138321 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 202 pages An explosive account of the self-destruction of the NSW Labor government. Part of the Australian Encounters series. ID297413 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Things Worth Fighting For Speeches by Joseph Benedict Chifley, Chifley, Ben
9 Chifley, Ben Things Worth Fighting For Speeches by Joseph Benedict Chifley
Melbourne Australian Labor Party 1953 ALP Edition Card Covers 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Fair Dustjacket - DJ has sunned spine and some loss to spine ends, front panels & edges - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 396pages ID189812 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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10 Cohen, Barry Life With Gough
St Leonards Allen & Unwin 1998 186448909X / 9781864489095 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition. Black & white illustrations. xix, 268 pages The bestselling collection of Gough stories, authentic and apocryphal, high-falutin' and risque. ID265574 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Mark Latham The Circuitbreaker, Donovan, Barry
11 Donovan, Barry Mark Latham The Circuitbreaker
Melbourne The Five Mile Press 2004 174124370x / 9781741243703 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in pictorial laminated boards in a Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 288 pages A biography of Latham from his childhood to the time as Labor Party leader. ID207800 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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12 Donovan, Barry Reconnecting Labor
Melbourne Scribe Publications 2006 1920769854 / 9781920769857 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 211 pages ID265615 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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13 Ebbels, Noel AUSTRALIAN LABOR MOVEMENT 1850-1907
Sydney The Noel Ebbels Memorial Society 1976 0909916705 / 9780909916701 2nd Printing Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in mylar sleeve. 255 pages ID165934 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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William Holman Australian Labor Leader, EVATT, H.V.
14 EVATT, H.V. William Holman Australian Labor Leader
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1979 0207140413 / 9780207140419 abridged edition Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Spine faded. Black & white illustrations. 450 pages Australian Labor leader, with a Foreword by Neville Wran ID209905 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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15 Heenan, David A. The Re-United States of America: An Action Agenda for Improving Business, Government and Labor Relations
London Addison-Wesley 1983 0201105276 / 9780201105278 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. Slight marking to front cover. 286 pages ID243168 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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All Hail The Leaders : The Australian Labor Party and Political Leadership, Kefford, Glenn
16 Kefford, Glenn All Hail The Leaders : The Australian Labor Party and Political Leadership
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2015 1925003981 / 9781925003987 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
MINT - a NEW copy. 206 pages All Hail the Leaders focuses on national, party and electoral leadership in the Australian Labor Party, across time and also levels. Most of all, this book is about Australian federal politics and the political leaders who dominate the national stage. ID290555 
Price: 47.95 AUD
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The Hawke Ascendancy  A Definitive Account of Its Origins and Climax 1975-1983, Kelly, Paul
17 Kelly, Paul The Hawke Ascendancy A Definitive Account of Its Origins and Climax 1975-1983
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1984 0207147272 / 9780207147272 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 472 pages Includes bibliographical references and index. ID298030 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Making of Julia Gillard, Kent, Jacqueline
18 Kent, Jacqueline The Making of Julia Gillard
Melbourne Viking 2009 0670073199 / 9780670073191 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 325 pages ID267598 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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19 Kernot, Cheryl Speaking for Myself Again Four years with Labor and Beyond
Sydney Harper Collins Publishers 2002 0732275385 / 9780732275389 Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size.Very Good condition.Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Previous owner's details to half-title page. 276 pages Who is Cheryl Kernot? Why did she make the choices she made? ID252524 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Matters For Judgement, Kerr, John
20 Kerr, John Matters For Judgement
Melbourne Macmillan 1978 0333252128 / 9780333252123 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine just a little faded - but clear & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's name to front free end paper. 468pages The biography of Sir John Kerr the Governor General who sacked the Whitlam Labor Government in 1975 and almost caused a constitutional crisis. The event still imapcts of political life in Australia. ID221899 
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