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The Rush That Never Ended A History of Australian Mining

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID12318


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light wear - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 369pages View more info

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Sea of Dangers

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Penguin: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID291773


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour plates. Black & white maps. 420 pages View more info

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The Golden Mile

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID235393


Oblong Octavo Size [approx 26x21cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 184 pages View more info

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The Causes of War

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297079


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some mild tape marks to inside and flaps of dustjacket. 325 pages View more info

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A Short History of the World

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Viking: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID276866


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. Black & white maps. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. ix, 669 pages The story of the world's people during the last four million years. View more info

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Our Side of the Country

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Methuen Haynes: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID91717


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light fading to DJ spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 250 pages Traces the history of Victoria from the time the Aborigines could walk across Bass Strait. View more info

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A Short History of the 20th Century

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID285587


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 561 pages View more info

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Jumping Over The Wheel

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279745


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some minor stains & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Colour and black & white illustrations. 336 pages The history of Pacific Dunlop which began making bicycle tyres in Melbourne and has grown to one of Australia's biggest and most diversified companies. The book also reveals much that is new about the history of Australi... View more info

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A Short History of Christianity

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking/Penguin: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300413


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good+ Condition a little creasing to covers and ownership note to prelims. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. xxi, 617pages The author vividly describes many of Christianity's most significant figures and traces the rise of the critics of Christ and his followers while placing it at the centre of world history. View more info

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The Great Seesaw A new view of the Western World 1750-2000

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Macmillan: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290414


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 355 pages View more info

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The Blainey View

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australian Broadcasting Commission: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID232571


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 155 pages Professor Blainey looks at the history of Australia and its people. Based on the ABC television series. View more info

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Gold and Paper 1858-1982: A History of the National Bank of Australasia Ltd

By: Blainey, Geoffrey & Hutton, Geoffrey

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1983

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID298565


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our puepose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 354pages. "Gold and Paper" was first published in 1958 to mark the centenary of the National Bank of Australasia Ltd. This book comprises a shorter version of the earlier book together with an account of the years 1958 to 1982. View more info

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If I Remember Rightly. The Memoirs of W.S. Robinson 1876 -1963.

By: Blainey, Geoffrey (Edited by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, F.W. Cheshire: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300483


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The dustjacket is a little edgeworn with some tiny grazes to the face and some discolouration. Bookplate and gift inscription to Front Free End paper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 234 pages For fifty years Robinson linked Australian mining and metals with British money and was 'Godfather' to the Australian base metals indust... View more info

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Oceana: The Tempestuous Voyage of J.A.Froude, 1884-1885

By: Blainey, Geoffrey (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Methuen Haynes: 1985

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID246821


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A little rubbing to lower edge. Black & white illustrations. xix, 211 pages Travellers' Tales of Early Australia and New Zealand, edited and abridged by Geoffrey Blainey and including a Foreword on Froude and his life with notes that illuminate his travels. View more info

Image for Greater Britain.  Charles Dilke visits her new lands, 1866 & 1867 [Travellers Tales of Early Australia and New Zealand

Greater Britain. Charles Dilke visits her new lands, 1866 & 1867 [Travellers Tales of Early Australia and New Zealand

By: Dilke, Charles [Edited by Geoffrey Blainey]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Methuen Australia: 1985

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID12309


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. Black & white illustrations. DJ spine faded. 199pages. An edited abridgement of Dilke's original book. View more info