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A NATION UNITED - 9 MAY 2001 A Joint Commemorative Meeting of the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia and the Centenary Commemoration Ceremony

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Centenary of Federation Victoria: 2001

Seller ID: 20723


History of Federation and brief profiles of notable Australians. 650gms weight ; Color Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 64 pages View more info

The Best of Behind : a Selection of the Behind Interviews from Good Weekend Magazine

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Sun Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8205


206p. Interviews with fifty-two people in the news in Australia 1987-1988.Small photo of each interviewee. ; 8vo View more info

Directory of Old Haleians

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Victoria, Australian Alumni: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4245


232 pages. Lists names and occupations of a an independent Perth Private school.; 8vo View more info

WALLABY TRACK WOMAN

By: N/A

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Australia, Mary Mackillop Secretariat of Trustees of Sisters of St Joseph:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17132


Oblong shaped book with colour print of Frederic McCubbin's 'On the Wallaby Track' and colour photos of the Australian desert - an invitation to take a meditative journey to discover the sacred and recognise the values inherent in the journey of Mary Mackillop who was so much part of the Australian landscape. 250gms weight ; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 46 pages View more info

OVERSEAS WAR BRIDES Stories from the Women Who Followed Their Hearts to Australia

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Seller ID: 22760


Stories contributed by women who married World War 2 servicemen. 350gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages View more info

The Best of Behind : a Selection of the Behind Interviews from Good Weekend Magazine

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Sun Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27632


Crease bottom corner front cover. ; 206p. Interviews with fifty-two people in the news in Australia 1987-1988.Small photo of each interviewee. ; Remainder; 8vo ; 206 pages View more info

BEYOND THE SMOKE : FIRES, DESTRUCTION AND IMAGES OF HOPE ( INTERVIEWS BY DANNY LANNEN

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Halls Gap (vic), FOGGS: 2007

Seller ID: 30116


Surface wear to front cover where inner flap rubs. ; Glossy colour photos depict the calamity and impact of the 2005/2006 bushfire that destroyed much of the Grampians National Park in western Victoria. Interviews with those affected, personal accounts testament to their strength to rebuild. 600gms weight; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages View more info

RECORDS OF THE CASTLEMAINE PIONEERS

By: N/A

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30372


Index. Pasted in authentification Certificate opposite title page - one of 1,000 specially certified copies only, signed by J Gaulton (President) with seal of the Committee, 1972-3. Survivng old residents and pioneers arrivals in Castlemaine prior to 1855 were invited to record their experiences in the goldrush era. In the 1920s the records were transcribed and later formed the basis for the published book with historic b/w illustrations. 800gms weight; B&W Illustrations... View more info

HENRY KENDALL The Man and the Myths

By: Ackland, Michael

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16212


Index, notes and bibliography. Unclipped jacket. "Long overdue assessment of a man who represents and abiding part of our cultural heritage. " 800gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 354 pages View more info

Australian Women Writers : a Bibliographic Guide

By: Adelaide, Debra

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, Pandora Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22580


210p. Outlines the lives and works of over 450 Australian women writers and puts rare manuscript collections on the literary map for the first time. Arranged alphabetically. Almost new. 400gms weight; 8vo View more info

TIL SHE DROPPED HER STRIDES a tribute to an australian lifestyle

By: Ainslie, Trish ; Garwood, Roger

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Fremantle, Plantagenet Press: 1991

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27057


Large paperback with compelling b/w photographic portraits of workers and locals in Kimberley area Western Australia. Signed on title page by Trish Ainslie & Roger Garwood. Introduction - Tim Winton. 850gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Signed by Author View more info

THE TSUNAMI DIARIES Tales from Small Islands. Words, Photos and Edits by Mark Aldred

By: Aldred, Mark

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Hong Kong, Off the Edge Lts: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15274


The author and his wife and friends were on Phi Phi Island when the Boxing Day Tsunami struck. "Despite the feelings of guilt at having survived, grief at the loss of loved ones, anxiety in feeling life after having stared death in the face..survivors must continue living" Comes with a wrap around warning label "Contains material which may offend and ... May not be shown to a person aged under 18 years. " 300 grams in weight. ; Color Photographs; 8vo 8&#... View more info

Defying Gravity : a Political Life

By: Altman, Dennis

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17545


Yellowed paper; 266p index, illustrated. A political autobiography of an Australian gay activist and social commentator and reformer. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo View more info

SACKED COACH Life... Football ... Death

By: Alves, Stan with Davies, Col

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Crown Content: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19103


No creases, St Kilda Coach Stan Alves shares highs and lows of a long career.500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 292 pages View more info

Murray Riverman : the Life of George Freeman

By: Andersen, Joe

Price: $10.39

Publisher: Melbourne, Hill of Content: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10674


190p. Yellowed paper, wear along spine, creases down spine. ; 8vo View more info

The spinning of a dream the story of John Shaw Neilson

By: Anderson, Hugh and Blake, Les

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Ascot Vale, Vic., Red Rooster Press: 1986

Seller ID: 30819


Limited to 750 copies. First published by Rigby ltd in 1972 as John Shaw Neilson. As new, looks unread. 300gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Free Alister, Dunn, and Anderson the ananda marga conspiracy case

By: Anderson, Timothy G. & Tim Anderson

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Wild & Woolley: 1985

Seller ID: 19609


Yellowed paper; True story of the Hilton Bombing. 200gms weight; Remainder; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 256 pages View more info

TELL ME MORE More of the Story of Menzies Hotel

By: Archer, Fred

Price: $7.00

Publisher: The Author: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21227


Shelfwear to back cover of jacket. ; Author's signature on ffep. Memories of the Great Depression, War in New Guinea and life in Melbourne. 280gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Voyage of Their Life : the Story of the SS Derna and its Passengers

By: Armstrong, Diane

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Sydney, Flamingo: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8904


484p, index, illustrated. No creases to spine. 800gms weight; 8vo View more info

THE CHRISTESEN ROMANCE

By: Armstrong, Judith

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Melbourne University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 24793


Index, looks unread. 400gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 226 pages View more info