General Books

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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Remember Me When I am Gone Away

Christina G. Rossetti

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $12.99

Christina Rossetti''s poem about death aims to offer comfort to those coping with bereavement.

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Slightly Foxed

Ronald Searle

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $45.00

Ronald Searle's wicked world of book collecting: The unvarnished truth is here exposed at last, both in the shockingly explicit drawings and in the devastatingly frank glossary whose revelations will startle even the most battle-scarred bibliophile.

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The Trachtenberg Speed System of Basic Mathematics

Jakow Trachtenberg, translated by Ann Cutler and Rudolph McShane

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

Do high-speed, complicated arithmetic in your head using the Trachtenberg Speed System.

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The Governesses

Patricia Clarke

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A rich insight into daily life in the Australian colonies in the mid-nineteenth century, as seen through the eyes of governesses who travelled from England to take up posts with local families.

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Constructing Capitalism

Andrew Wells

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Constructing Capitalism describes Australia's transformation from an immense and isolated gaol in 1788 to a liberal capitalist economy by the time of Federation.

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Pen Portraits

Patricia Clarke

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Pen Portraits describes the accomplishments of Australia's earliest women writers and pays belated tribute to their contribution to colonial life and letters.

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No Man is an Island

John Donne

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $12.99

This beautiful book expresses through Donne's evocative prose our relationship with our fellow human beings and our place in the great cycle of life and death.

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Beyond Grief

Carol Staudacher

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Beyond Grief will bring comfort and hope at a time when it is most needed. It looks at grief in the raw and helps the bereaved person to face life with renewed strength and optimism.

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Death is Nothing at All

Henry Scott Holland

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $12.99

A comforting bereavement gift book, consisting of a short sermon from Canon Henry Scott Holland.

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