History

Creating Australia

Edited by Wayne Hudson Geoffrey Bolton

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Essays from some of Australia's leading historians showing how Australian history has been rewritten in the past twenty years to accommodate different notions of Australian identity.

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The Meagre Harvest

Gisela Kaplan

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

The first broad overview of the 'second wave' Australian women's movement.

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Believing in Australia

Hilary Carey

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

A history of religious practice in Australia from Aboriginal religions to New Age cults.

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Dispossession

Henry Reynolds

Format: Paperback

AUD $37.99

A fascinating collection of documents revealing in their own words how white Australians regarded Aboriginal people in the two centuries since white colonisation led to black dispossession.

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The Unmaking of Gough

Paul Kelly

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

The Unmaking of Gough is the story of the most dramatic and extraordinary eighteen months in Australian political history - a story of power, intrigue and events almost beyond belief.

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Australian Race Relations

Andrew Markus

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

Provides the historical context necessary for an understanding of contemporary issues in a society coming to terms with native title and multiculturalism.

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Pastiche

Edited by Penny Russell and Richard White

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

A well-organised collection of the best recent writing on nineteenth century Australian history.

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Australia's Spies and their Secrets

David McKnight

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

Australia's Spies and their Secrets tells the inside story of the rise and fall of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) - Australia's premier spy body. Based on thousands of documents never before revealed and interviews with former ASIO officers and many of those spied upon, this fascinating book exposes the secret elements of Australia's post-war politics and history.

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Australia's Immigrants

Geoffrey Sherington

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

Geoffrey Sherington's Australia's Immigrants is the best one-volume account of the dynamic part migration has played in the formation of Australian society.

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Out of Luck

Stephen Garton

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

Out of Luck uncovers the history of the many who have always had to struggle hard to survive in this 'lucky' country and who have seldom shared in the rewards of a well endowed society. Stephen Garton draws on the findings of social history, welfare history and women's to present a lively account of an important feature of Australia's history - and present, and future.

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