General Books

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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The Desiderata of Happiness

Max Ehrmann

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $19.99

Max Ehrmann was not afraid to express his thoughts about the evils and scandals he saw around him, and in his quest for contentment he turned to nature and the eternal passage of the seasons.

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Victoria's Heritage

Edited by A. G. L. Shaw

Format: Paperback

AUD $23.99

Victoria's 150th anniversary celebrations have put the spotlight on the state, and on its cultural and environmental development. In Victoria's Heritage, leading historians survey that development across a number of important areas including literature, painting, environmental control, drama and architecture.

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Last Stop Nagasaki!

Hugh Clarke

Format: Paperback

AUD $17.99

This is the remarkable story of Australian prisoners of war who survived the atomic bombing of Nagasaki. There were 24 Australian POWs in a camp less than 2 kilometres from the epicentre of the blast, and 2 other Australians were imprisoned in a camp 8 kilometres away. How they came to be there, endured their imprisonment, and survived a nuclear attack, is the inspiring story told in this book.

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The Self-Made Anthropologist

Tigger Wise

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

This is an account of the remarkable life of Australia's first professor of anthropology, whose national and international reputation as a champion of the Aboriginal people is now the subject of considerable controversy. The Self-Made Anthropologist frees Elkin from the myths, contradictions and intense privacy that veiled his life; he stands now before us for judgement.

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In Our Time

Verity Burgmann

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

In Our Time examines Australian loyalties to socialist agitators at the end of the nineteenth century and challenges the accepted versions of the social and political ferment which gave rise to the labour movement and its parliamentary expression, the Labor parties.

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Bereaved Parent

Harriet Sarnoff Schiff

AUD $22.99

Is there any more tragic experience that a parent can suffer than the death of a child? A sensitive and comprehensive guide, this is the most recommended book for parents seeking help at a time when their world seems to have fallen apart.

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Realms of the Human Unconscious

Stanislav Grof

AUD $32.99

An expert in non-ordinary states of consciousness presents groundbreaking research into LSD.

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Theatregoer's Guide to Shakespeare

Robert Thomas Fallon

AUD $36.99

Dedicated theatregoers along with students and teachers will find this commentary a rich source of pleasure and insight.

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