Books

The Money Miners

Trevor Sykes

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

In The Money Miners, Trevor Sykes writes of how and why mining shares rose and fell so dramatically at the end of 1969, and traces the scandals and collapse of many companies in the wildest stock market boom Australia has ever seen. Ultimately, this is a story of greed, a story of those who were more interested in mining money rather than minerals.

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Dreamers

Knut Hamsun, translated by Tom Geddes

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

A delightful comedy from Nobel Prize winning author Knut Hamsun.

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Eye of the Prophet

Kahlil Gibran, translated by Margaret Crosland

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

The Eye of the Prophet is a treasury of wisdom, of lyrical joy, of comfort and hope. Above all, it makes the perfect companion to The Prophet.

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The Moon Seems Upside Down

Edited by Jim Mitchell

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

The Moon Seems Upside Down is a story of love and war told through the letters of Arthur Alan Mitchell, who served with the 2/2nd Pioneer Battalion and later suffered as a prisoner of war on the Burma Railroad. The letters provide a unique insight into what the Second World War was like for Australian soldiers, and for the people who waited for them back home.

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From Victim to Offender

Freda Briggs

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

This book offers unique insights into the experiences of victims and offenders of sexual abuse.

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Australia's War 1914-18

Edited by Joan Beaumont

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Australia's War, 1914-18 examines the impact of the First World War on Australia.

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Transitions

Edited by Barbara Caine and Rosemary Pringle

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

Transitions provides an overview of new approaches to feminist analysis in Australia.

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Myths to Live by

Joseph Campbell

AUD $32.99

The author of the bestselling four-volume series The Masks of God explores how these enduring myths still influence our daily lives and can provide personal meaning in our lives.

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Freedom Bound 1

Patricia Grimshaw Susan Janson Marian Quartly

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Together with its companion volume, Freedom Bound II, which deals with the twentieth century, this volume documents the dreams that inspired women, the pleasures and pain that informed their politics and the desires that enthralled them, even as they bade them to be free.

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