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Picture of In the Anzac Spirit: The Fourth Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment/NZ (Anzac) South Vietnam 1968 to 1969.

In the Anzac Spirit: The Fourth Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment/NZ (Anzac) South Vietnam 1968 to 1969.

Avery, Brian.

During its first tour in South Vietnam, 6RAR covered itself with honours as a result of it...

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Picture of Anthropological Futures.

Anthropological Futures.

Fischer, Michael M. J.

A senior anthropologist explores just what is anthropology's contribution to the study of ...

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Picture of The Courtneys: A Victorian Military Family.

The Courtneys: A Victorian Military Family.

Austin, Ron.

This history of the Courtney family details their emigration from Ireland to settle in Aus...

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Picture of Raised by Animals: The Surprising New Science of Animal Family Dynamics.

Raised by Animals: The Surprising New Science of Animal Family Dynamics.

Verdolin, Jennifer L.

Evolutionary biologist, Verdolin, invites parents, animal lovers, and science buffs to exp...

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Picture of 20 Ways to Draw a Bike: And 44 Other Incredible Ways to Get Around: A Ssketchbook for Artists, Designers and Doodlers.

20 Ways to Draw a Bike: And 44 Other Incredible Ways to Get Around: A Ssketchbook for Artists, Designers and Doodlers.

Hancock, James Gulliver.

A celebration of transportation in 45 modes, each one of which contains 20 examples all dr...

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Picture of Beasts: What Animals Can Teach Us About the Origins of Good and Evil.

Beasts: What Animals Can Teach Us About the Origins of Good and Evil.

Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff.

As a species we often think of ourselves superior to mere animals, we often behave in ways...

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Picture of Negative Math: How Mathematical Rules Can Be Positively Bent: An Easy Introduction to the Study of Developing Algebraic Rules to Describe Relations among Things.

Negative Math: How Mathematical Rules Can Be Positively Bent: An Easy Introduction to the Study of Developing Algebraic Rules to Describe Relations among Things.

Martinez, Alberto A.

The main goals of this guide are to remind us that some aspects of traditional numerical a...

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Picture of A Soldier's Soldier: The Life of Lieutenant-General Sir Carl Herman Jess.

A Soldier's Soldier: The Life of Lieutenant-General Sir Carl Herman Jess.

Austin, Ron.

Born in Bendigo he joined the army in 1899 and acted as Staff Captain to Colonel John Mona...

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Picture of Kokoda to the Sea: History of the 1942 Campaign in Papua.

Kokoda to the Sea: History of the 1942 Campaign in Papua.

Sublet, Frank.

In 1942 Australia faced a dire crisis. The Japanese army having determined not to invade a...

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Picture of Disciples: The World War II Missions of the CIA Directors Who Fought for Wild Bill Donovan: Allen Dulles, Richard Helms, William Colby, William Casey.

Disciples: The World War II Missions of the CIA Directors Who Fought for Wild Bill Donovan: Allen Dulles, Richard Helms, William Colby, William Casey.

Waller, Douglas.

Two World Wars and the Cold War led to the creation of the Central Intelligence Agency. Wa...

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Picture of The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State.

The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State.

Murad, Nadia and Krajeski, Jenna.

Her village was destroyed, her family murdered and she was forced into the ISIS slave trad...

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Picture of Ludwig Bemelmans Favorite Stories: Hansi: Rosebud: and The Castle Number Nine.

Ludwig Bemelmans Favorite Stories: Hansi: Rosebud: and The Castle Number Nine.

Bemelmans, Ludwig.

Told and illustrated in the 1930s and 40s, these stories by the author of the much-loved <...

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Picture of Create Jewelry: Stones.

Create Jewelry: Stones.

Blessing, Marlene and Hogsett, Jamie.

The projects involve using semiprecious gemstones, and are divided into Classic, Special O...

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Picture of The Paradox of Liberation: Secular Revolutions and Religious Counterrevolutions.

The Paradox of Liberation: Secular Revolutions and Religious Counterrevolutions.

Walzer, Michael.

Walzer describes a recurrent and disturbing pattern in the history of national liberation ...

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Picture of The Blitzed City: The Destruction of Coventry, 1940.

The Blitzed City: The Destruction of Coventry, 1940.

Farrington, Karen.

The German bombers destroyed buildings, factories and the cathedral. Thousands were homele...

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Picture of Saving Savannah: The City and the Civil War.

Saving Savannah: The City and the Civil War.

Jones, Jacqueline.

Provides an invaluable contribution to our understanding of the Civil War, told with human...

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Picture of A History of Ancient Egypt, Volume 2: From the Great Pyramid to the Fall of the Middle Kingdom.

A History of Ancient Egypt, Volume 2: From the Great Pyramid to the Fall of the Middle Kingdom.

Romer, John.

The first volume of this work ended at around 2550 BC with the building of the Great Pyram...

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Picture of The Complete Roman Emperor: Imperial Life at Court and on Campaign.

The Complete Roman Emperor: Imperial Life at Court and on Campaign.

Sommer, Michael.

An illustrated introduction to the eighty-five Roman emperors who collectively held the pu...

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Picture of Oxford and Cambridge: An Uncommon History.

Oxford and Cambridge: An Uncommon History.

Sager, Peter.

Ever since William Thackeray invented a mythical Oxbridge, these two distinctive universit...

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Picture of Steinaecker's Horsemen

Steinaecker's Horsemen

Woolmore, W. (Bill).

The exploits of Steinaecker and his men make great reading – almost like a Hollywood movie...

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Picture of Gallipoli: An Australian Encyclopedia of the 1915 Dardanelles Campaign.

Gallipoli: An Australian Encyclopedia of the 1915 Dardanelles Campaign.

Austin, Ronald J.

There are over one thousand entries covering the origins and developments of the ill-fated...

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Picture of Our Secret War: The 4th Battalion the Royal Australian Regiment: Defending Malaysia against Indonesian Confrontation, 1965-1967.

Our Secret War: The 4th Battalion the Royal Australian Regiment: Defending Malaysia against Indonesian Confrontation, 1965-1967.

Avery, Brian.

This will interest not only those served and are still serving in 4RAR but all who served ...

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Picture of Big Data: Does Size Matter?.

Big Data: Does Size Matter?.

Harkness, Timandra.

This whirlwind tour through the history of statistics reveals how researchers and official...

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Picture of We Too Were Anzacs: The Sixth Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment/NZ (Anzac) South Vietnam 1969 to 1970.

We Too Were Anzacs: The Sixth Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment/NZ (Anzac) South Vietnam 1969 to 1970.

Avery, Brian.

This truly ANZAC battalion which included regular soldiers, National Servicemen, and Kiwis...

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Picture of Where Anzacs Sleep: The Gallipoli Photos of Captain Jack Duffy - 8th Battalion.

Where Anzacs Sleep: The Gallipoli Photos of Captain Jack Duffy - 8th Battalion.

Austin, Ronald J. (ed.).

After enlisting as a sergeant Duffy saw action at Gallipoli and took the opportunity to ta...

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Picture of From Gallipoli to Palestine: the War Writings of Sergeant GT Clunie of the Wellington Mounted Rifles, 1914-1919.

From Gallipoli to Palestine: the War Writings of Sergeant GT Clunie of the Wellington Mounted Rifles, 1914-1919.

Clunie, Kevin and Austin, Ron.

He was just a young farmer when he enlisted to help the Empire in its hour of need. After ...

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Picture of Pudd'nhead Wilson.

Pudd'nhead Wilson.

Twain, Mark.

A tale of switched identities is the premise of this classic mystery that also involves a ...

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Picture of The White Gurkhas: The 2nd Australian Infantry Brigade at Krithia, Gallipoli.

The White Gurkhas: The 2nd Australian Infantry Brigade at Krithia, Gallipoli.

Austin, Ronald J.

Gives an account, through diaries and letters of officers and men, of the landing at Galli...

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Picture of From Law to War: The Life of Brigadier-General Lachlan Wilson of the Light Horse (with Biographical Roll of the 5th Light Horse Regiment).

From Law to War: The Life of Brigadier-General Lachlan Wilson of the Light Horse (with Biographical Roll of the 5th Light Horse Regiment).

Likeman, Robert.

Short in stature but big in heart, Wilson showed himself to be one of Australia’s leading ...

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Picture of From the Tropics to the Desert: German New Guinea, Egypt and Palestine, 1914-1921.

From the Tropics to the Desert: German New Guinea, Egypt and Palestine, 1914-1921.

Likeman, Robert.

The second volume in the landmark series, ‘Australian Doctors at War’ captures the bravery...

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Picture of Gallipoli Doctors.

Gallipoli Doctors.

Likeman, Robert.

These mini-biographies describe in detail the lives of the doctors who worked so hard at G...

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Picture of Men of the Ninth: A History of the Ninth Australian Field Ambulance 1916-1994.

Men of the Ninth: A History of the Ninth Australian Field Ambulance 1916-1994.

Likeman, Robert.

An extraordinary tale of the service of men dedicated to the care of their fellow soldiers...

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Picture of 'Tis But the Time: The Biography of LtCol Joseph Espie Dods DSO MC (AAMC).

'Tis But the Time: The Biography of LtCol Joseph Espie Dods DSO MC (AAMC).

Likeman, Robert.

Dods was an eminent Brisbane doctor who served in the Queensland Mounted Infantry during t...

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Picture of The Bicycling Big Book of Training: Everything You Need to Know to Take Your Riding to the Next Level.

The Bicycling Big Book of Training: Everything You Need to Know to Take Your Riding to the Next Level.

Kosecki, Danielle (ed.).

An excellent guide for those who want to know more about the multi-faceted sport of cyclin...

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Picture of How to Talk About Places You've Never Been: On the Importance of Armchair Travel.

How to Talk About Places You've Never Been: On the Importance of Armchair Travel.

Bayard, Pierre.

Bayard, a professor of French Literature, offers a collection of anecdotes about writers s...

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Picture of Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife.

Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife.

Hagerty, Barbara Bradley.

At some stage we all seem to suffer a mid-life crisis, and, if and when you do, this wise ...

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Picture of The Liquid Continent: A Mediterranean Trilogy: Volume I: Alexandria.

The Liquid Continent: A Mediterranean Trilogy: Volume I: Alexandria.

Woodsworth, Nicholas.

He thinks of the Mediterranean as a single entity from whose coastlines people look over t...

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Picture of The Liquid Continent: A Mediterranean Trilogy: Volume II: Venice.

The Liquid Continent: A Mediterranean Trilogy: Volume II: Venice.

Woodsworth, Nicholas.

Here he abandons museums and tourist hordes to engage in the city's on-going love affair w...

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Picture of The Liquid Continent: A Mediterranean Trilogy: Volume III: Istanbul.

The Liquid Continent: A Mediterranean Trilogy: Volume III: Istanbul.

Woodsworth, Nicholas.

From his place of vantage in a former Benedictine monastery overlooking the Golden Horn he...

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