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Tampering with Asylum - A Universal Humanitarian Problem

By: Brennan, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 2003

Seller ID: ID221949


Near Fine copy. No dustjacket as issued. Black & white illustrations. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Launch details to Preliminary Pages. 234 pages View more info

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American Stories. Tales of Hope and Anger

By: Brissenden, Michael

Price: $14.00

Publisher: St Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291886


Very Good condition. Front cover of book as slight creasing from previous owner. 295 pages With wry humour and cutting insight, Brissenden explores this extraordinary moment in US history and shares his tales of people, identity and culture - American tories of hope and anger. View more info

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Statesmen, Leaders and Losers: The Twenty-Three Prime Ministers of Australia

By: Brodie, Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Dreamweaver Books: 1984

Seller ID: ID291588


Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 224 pages From Barton to Whitlam. View more info

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Optimism. Reflection on a life of action.

By: Brown, Bob

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hardie Grant Books: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302428


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 272 pages Bob Brown, one of Australia's most thoughtful and recognised public figures, shares stories and insights from both his public and private life. View more info

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TEN PRIME MINISTERS Life Among the Politicians

By: Brown, Wallace

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Longueville Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299300


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/cartoons. 246 pages "Gives insight into facets of people which have never been considered with authenticity" - a quote from Jim Killen's Foreword. View more info

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Ministers and Mandarins. Inside The Whitehall Village

By: Bruce-Gardyne, Jock

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1986

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID297551


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. 252 pages View more info

Ambling into History: The Unlikely Odyssey of George W. Bush

By: Bruni, Frank

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Perennial: 2003

Seller ID: ID227903


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges. 278 pages View more info

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Revolution as Theatre: Notes on a New Radical Style

By: BRUSTEIN, Robert

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Liverlight: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID218248


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 170 pages The author was Dean of the Yale Drama School - this was his commentary on the social and political problems of the 1970s. View more info

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The Choice Global Domination or Global Leadership

By: Brzezinski, Zbigniew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302163


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 242 pages View more info

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While Reagan Slept

By: Buchwald, Art

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1983

Edition: 7th Impression

Seller ID: ID2528


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 334 pages View more info

Laid Back in Washington

By: BUCHWALD,Art

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID1582


Octavo Size. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a mylar (plastic) sleeve. 311pages View more info

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Life on the Waterfront. An Autobiography

By: Bull, Tas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Harper Collins: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID227089


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 268 pages Tasnor Ivan "Tas" Bull was an Australian trade union leader born in Sydney in 1932. His first name was a combination of Tasmania and Norway, the respective birth places of his mother and father. He went to sea in 1946 and became active in the Seamen's Union of Australia, then controlled by the Communist Party of Australia, which he joined in 1951 but left in 1959. Later he became a wa... View more info

The Senator. My Ten Years With Ted Kennedy

By: Burke, Richard

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1992

Seller ID: ID216259


Octavo Size. NEAR FINE copy in VERY GOOD dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a mylar (plastic) sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 328 pages View more info

Choice of Action: The French Existentialists in Politics

By: BURNIER, Michael-Antoine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID3592


Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, Front DJ flap price-clipped. Two minor nicks to lower rear edge of DJ. Translated by Bernard Murchland with an additional chapter by Murchland - Sartre and Camus - The Anatomy of a Quarrel 206pages. View more info

Edward Kennedy and the Camelot Legacy

By: BURNS, James MacGregor

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID825


Octavo Size. Very Good in Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket now protected but has chips & tears. Black & white illustrations. 383pages View more info

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Dame Nancy. The Autobiography of Dame Nancy Buttfield

By: Buttfield, Dame Nancy; Assisted by June Donovan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID286034


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Signed by the author. Very tiny bruise to top edge of front board. Small, neat sticker of Australian flag stuck to title page at top [on all the copies we have seen]. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 264 pages Dame Nancy Buttfield DBE was an Australian Senator and the first woman to serve in the Australian Parliament as a representative of the state of South Australia. View more info

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Bills of Rights in Australia. History, Politics and Law

By: Byrnes, Andrew; Charlesworth, Hilary & McKinnon, Gabrielle

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, UNSW Press: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298296


Very Good condition. 230 pages View more info

The Way Ahead: Prominent Australians Talk About the Future of Our Nation

By: BYRSKI, Liz

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sydney, New Holland Publishers: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID226305


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 314pages. Prominent Australians, as diverse as Phillip Adams and poppy King, talk aboutAustralia's future. View more info

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The Wobblies at War: A history of the IWW and the Great War in Australia

By: Cain, Frank

Price: $42.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296021


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 re... View more info

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The Quiet Revolution

By: Cairns, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Widescope: 1975

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID231289


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 149pages Revised after Cairns had been Deputy Prime Minister and in Government for two and half years. The book is concerned with the condition of people in the community and the relation of that condition to power. View more info