Category: Politics and Government - Australia


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OFFICIAL YEAR BOOK OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA No 53, 1967. Prepared under the Instructions from the Right Honourable the Treasurer by K M Archer Commonwealth Statistician

By: N/A

Price: $19.60

Publisher: Canberra, Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16479

Bumped corners (light) ; Index, pullout maps. Comprehensive coverage of Australia's economy, climate, government, education, statistical summary 1901-1966-7. A special section on Australian Books, "an authoritative and current reference and reading list of books dealing with Australia or of Australian authorship wherever published. " 1.8kg weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo ; 1336 pages View more info

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

TOWARDS A SOCIALIST AUSTRALIA How the Labor Movement Can Fight Back. Documents of the Socialist Workers Party

By: N/A

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Sydney, Pathfinder Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18091

A comprehensive socialist analysis and criticism of the political line and programme of the ALP and trade union leadership. Clean text, no creases. 220gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 170 pages View more info

TWO NATIONS The Causes and Effects of the Rise of the One Nation Party in Australia

By: N/A

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Bookman Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19215

Small chip to side edge of front cover. ; Various contributors, photos by Andrew Meares, foreword by Robert Manne. 250gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 194 pages View more info


By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Government Printer: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19466

bumped corners; Red cover with gold lettering, glossy paper. Brief profiles of Members of Parliament in Victoria 1956, past Premiers, Governors. Vital statistics for the century, Chronology, Members of Ministries, List of members of Parliament since responsible government. 1.2 kg weight; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 266 pages View more info

BEYOND THE ACT Queensland Aborigines and Islanders : What Do We Want?

By: N/A

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Queensland, Foundation for Aboriginal and Islander Research Action Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18614

Surface wear to cover; Publication prepared as basis for submission to the review of Queensland Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders Acts (1971). Foreword by Senator Neville Bonner, contains recommendations and draft legislation, results of a black-controlled survey by Matt Foley. 350gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 328 pages View more info

WHITLAM AND FROST The Full Text of Their Tv Conversations Plus Exclusive New Interviews. Articles by Laurie Oakes, Richard Farmer, Mungo MacCallum. Cartoons by Tanner and Norm Mitchell

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Sundial Publications: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17801

Creased spine; Interviews with David Frost during 1973 with background and articles by well known political journalists. 250gms weight ; Cartoons; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages View more info


By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian Labor Party:

Seller ID: 25332

Crease top corner of front cover; Authorised by R D Hogg, sets out Labor's policy and objections to John Hewson's proposed taxation reform and other policies. Index, one or two lines of highlighting. 400gms weight; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 202 pages View more info

BASIC ISSUES IN WOMEN'S RIGHTS A Contribution to the UNO International Women's Year in 1975 by the Socialist Party of Australia

By: N/A

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Sydney, Socialist Party of Australia: 1974

Seller ID: 30603

Stapled pamphlet with yellowed broadsheet Human Rights Bill 1973 ( an appraisal by Pastor Daniel ch. Overduin) loosely inserted. 100gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages View more info


By: 1

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australian Broadcasting Commission: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17963

Crease to bottom corner of front cover, clean text. ; Text of an address "Australia and Britain, For which is the world changing faster?" the inaugural Sir Douglas Copland Memorial Address Melbourne, September 1973, Monday Conference (edited) and "World Monetary System. " ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 48 pages View more info

THE UNSPEAKABLE ADAMS Forty Controversial and Popular Pieces

By: Adams, Phillip

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14260

Signed by author on half title page. 300gms weight; 8vo ; Signed by Author View more info

The Forest Wars

By: Ajani, Judith

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Melbourne University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 29853

New unread book, yellowed paper. Index, bibliography. "The Forest Wars explains why it is vital to end the conflict over Australia's forests and shows that there need be no divergence between development and environment "500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 9.13 X 5.83 X 1.18 inches; 360 pages View more info


By: Altman, Dennis

Price: $8.88

Publisher: Scribe Publications Pty Ltd.: 2007

Seller ID: 22973

"elegant and sophisticated meditation on Australian identity. " 200gms weight; Scribe Short Books; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 138 pages View more info


By: Australia-East Timor Association; [edited by] Lansell Taudevin and Jefferson Lee

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Otford, N.S.W., Otford Press:

Seller ID: 30189

Usual library stamps and markings . Covered in clear adhesive plastic ; Seminar held in Sydney 2000 to mark the first anniversary of East Timor's vote for independence. 450gms weight; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pages View more info

The Great Land Grab : What Every Australian Should Know about Wik, Mabo and the Ten Point Plan

By: Bachelard, Michael

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hyland House: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22876

Index. 250gms weight; 8vo ; 142 pages View more info

THE DUNERA AFFAIR A Documentary Resource Book

By: Bartrop, Paul R (Ed)

Price: $71.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Schwartz & Wilkinson: 1990

Seller ID: 24786

Light crease to bottom corner back cover. ; Co-published by the Jewish Museum of Australia, historic government documents from Britain and Australia. Index 700gms weight; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 422 pages View more info

Health Care Issues

By: Bates, Erica; Linder-Peiz, Susie

Price: $10.85

Publisher: Crows Nest, Nsw, Australia, Allen & Unwin Pty. , Limited: 1990

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 6662

232 pages, index. Part of the sudies in society series. ; 8vo View more info

AUSTRALIA'S FEDERAL ARCHIVES John Curtin's Initiative. Reprinted from "Historical Studies," November, 1947

By: Bean, C E W

Price: $15.05

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press:

Seller ID: 29026

Stapled booklet, yellowed paper, makes a case for the preservation of war records of World War 2 to prevent the destruction of material that occurred after World War 1 by creating a national archives system. 80gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 12 pages View more info

FIXING THE GOVERNMENT Everybody's Guide to Lobbying in Australia

By: Beauchamp, Katherine

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Ltd: 1986

Seller ID: 21527

Yellowed paper; Index, how to become more involved in political change. 250gms weight; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 248 pages View more info


By: Beever, Margot and Smith, F B (compiled by)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne University Press: 1967

Seller ID: 28133

Concave spine, darkened paper ; Clean text. Articles on politics, Labour history, early years of the Bulletin, Constitutions in Nsw & Victoria. 300gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages View more info