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The thinking and learning of many community members and activists about how to work in support of Aboriginal struggles has gone into this book, Decolonizing solidarity: Dilemmas and Directions for

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  • 97817830601721

Decolonizing Solidarity – Dilemmas and Directions for Supporters of Indigenous Struggles

Clare Land

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The essential companion for the urban explorer. Walking Brisbane reveals the city’s colonial past and vibrant present. Part of a series on Australian city walks. Features 30 walks through

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  • NEW HOLLAND
  • Jan 1 2017
  • Edition Revised & Updated

Walking Brisbane – 30 Original Walks in and around Brisbane

Alison Cotes

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Australia is the last continent to be settled by Europeans, but it also sustains a people and a culture tens of thousands years old. For much of the past

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  • Cambridge University Press
  • 9781107562431
  • Nov 1 2015
  • Edition 4

A Concise History of Australia

Stuart Macintyre

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Writer and member of Brisbane’s Art Deco & Modernism Society, Kim Wilson won a Brisbane City Council grant to create a book celebrating the city’s Art Deco treasures, past

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  • Jubilee Studio
  • 9780646936598
  • Apr 1 2016

Brisbane Art Deco

Kim Wilson

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For Australia, a new nation with a relatively small population, the death of 60,000 soldiers during World War I was catastrophic. It is hardly surprising, then, that Australians evaluating

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  • Scribe Publications
  • 9781921844669
  • Mar 21 2012
  • Edition 1
  • 608 Pages

Farewell, Dear People: Biographies of Australia’s lost generatio

McMullin Ross

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‘If he’s elected as our PM in the future I would be very scared for women everywhere.’ – Mia Freedman When Julia Gillard – who was unmarried and childless,

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  • Scribe Publications
  • 9781921844300
  • Sep 26 2011
  • Edition 1
  • 200 Pages

Tony Abbott: A Man’s Man

Mitchell, Susan

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Sir Henry Parkes: Father of Federation, Premier of NSW, Statesman, Visionary, Political Leader, Poet, Humanist May 27, 2015 brings the 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir Henry Parkes.

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  • Random House Australia
  • 9781742757971
  • Nov 1 2013
  • Edition 1
  • 416 Pages

Sir Henry Parkes: The Australian Colossus

Dando-Collins, Stephen

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Six years after vacating his position as the longest-serving Premier of New South Wales, Bob Carr returned to politics in his dream job: as Foreign Minister of Australia and

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  • NewSouth Publishing
  • Apr 11 2014

Diary of a Foreign Minister

Bob Carr, Carr, Bob

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In 1939, Ray Parkin was serving on the Australian light cruiser HMAS Perth. At first glance he looked every inch the archetypal petty officer that he was – tough,

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  • Pan Macmillan Australia
  • 1405039973
  • Oct 1 2012
  • 672 Pages

Ray Parkin’s Odyssey

Pattie Wright, Wright, Pattie

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Christopher Hitchens described Geoffrey Robertson as ‘the greatest living Australian’ and the satirical magazine Private Eye calls him ‘an Australian who has had a vowel transplant’. Just before he

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  • Random House Australia
  • 9780857981899
  • Nov 1 2013
  • Edition 1
  • 480 Pages

Dreaming Too Loud

Robertson, Geoffrey

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The number one bestselling biography of our greatest war heroine – over 84,000 copies sold in its first two formats. In the early 1930s, Nancy Wake was a young

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  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • 9780732295257
  • Nov 8 2011
  • 416 Pages

Nancy Wake Biography Revised Edition

FitzSimons, Peter

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New, updated version of the bestselling political biography of 2010. This edition is revised and contains some completely new content from Mr Howard, including his thoughts on the recent

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  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • 9780732289966
  • Sep 1 2011
  • 736 Pages

Lazarus Rising

Howard, John

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