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Too Long in the Bush

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS900

ISBN: 0851792235

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 186g, 202pgs. This is the story of how Len Beadell made the first road ever to cross Central Australia from east to west. On the way he laid out Giles Met. Station and built the aerodrome there, then went on to skirt the dreaded Gibson Desert. Book is signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads "To Joan & Bill, Best wishes from the author, Len Beadell, Mar 77". Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Blast the Bush

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS901

ISBN: 0851794157

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 210g, 212pgs. An entertaining and characteristic account of the search for and preparation of a site for the explosion of the first atomic bomb in Australia. Book is signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads "To Joan & Bill, Best wishes from the author, Len Beadell, Mar 77". Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Bush Bashers

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1982

Edition: First Limp Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS902

ISBN: 0727015745

Condition: Good


Softcover, first limp edition, 366g, 163pgs, illustrated map endpapers. This book continues the story of Len Beadell and his Gunbarrel Road Construction Party who made a network of 4,000 miles of the loneliest roads in the world. Book is signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Inscription reads "To Joan & Bill, Best wishes from the author, Len Beadell, Sep 82". Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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David Beckham: My Side

By: Beckham, David; and Watt, Tom

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUK275

ISBN: 0007157339

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 428gms, 534 pages. This is the story of David Beckham told by the man himself in his own words. It includes his first year in Spain and pictures from both Madrid and Euro 2004. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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David Beckham: My Side

By: Beckham, David; and Watt, Tom

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK286

ISBN: 0007157347

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 702gms, 404 pages. This is the story of David Beckham told by the man himself in his own words. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Milligan: The Life and Times of Spike Milligan

By: Behan, Dominic

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Methuen London: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK303

ISBN: 0413176703

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 474gms, 192 pages. What Behan has set out to do in this haunting and hilarious biography is present Milligan's story and his evolving personality as they emerge from a series of converations he had with Milligan over a period of several months in his 70th year. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wolf of Wall Street, The

By: Belfort, Jordan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hachette Australia: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA155

ISBN: 0733622623

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 788gms, 518 pages. In the 1990s Jordan Belfort became one of the most infamous names in American finance. Now in a tell all autobiography, Belfort narrates a tale of greed, power and excess that all came crashing down. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lucrezia Borgia

By: Bellonci, Maria

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Phoenix Press/The Orion Publishing Group: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOEUR34

ISBN: 184212059X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 500gms, 343 pages. This biography of Lucrezia Borgia is an eternal feminine story swinging between consent and rebellion. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Good Listener, The: Helen Bamber - A Life Against Cruelty

By: Belton, Neil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK256

ISBN: 0297819046

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 824gms, 374 pages. Helen Bamber grew up in northeast London the daughter of a Polish Jew. Helen dedicated her life to caring for the survivors of the concentration camps, known as 'the Boys'. Her tireless work for victims of extreme cruelty led to her setting up a foundation called the Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture. This is her story. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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My Spin on Cricket

By: Benaud, Richie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton Limited: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS193

ISBN: 0340833939

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 690gms, 294 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Man in the Mirror, The

By: Bennett, Wayne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, ABC Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOLEA24

ISBN: 0733324282

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 720gms, 373 pages, red endpapers. This book is the story of how one of Australian sport's most respected coaches joined the Brisbane Broncos for their inaugural season in 1988 and stayed for 21 seasons. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Farm, The: The Story of One Family and the English Countryside

By: Benson, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK126

ISBN: 0141012943

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 176gms, 230 pages. Recalling a lost world of pigs digging up the neighbour's lawn, love affairs among haystacks and men who wrestled bulls to prove a point, Richard Benson tells of the changing English landscape, of the people affected - and of how his family adapt to a new life after being forced to give up their birthright. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Kate Remembered

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA42

ISBN: 0399151648

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red and white boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 370 pages, blank endpapers. Kate Remembered is a book about love and friendship, family and career, Hollywood and Broadway- all punctuated by unforgettable lessons from an extraordinary life. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear. View more info

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Lindbergh

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Macmillan: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUSA703

ISBN: 0333735781

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1070gms, 628 pages, blank endpapers. From one of America's most acclaimed biographers, here at last is the definitive life of one of the most legendary, controversial and enigmatic figures in American history - Charles A. Lindbergh, the first solo pilot to cross the Atlantic non-stop from New York to Paris, in 1927. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved marki... View more info

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Kate Remembered: Katharine Hepburn - A Personal Biography

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Pocket Books: 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUSA924

ISBN: 0743415639

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 332gms, 324 pages. Kate Remembered is a book about love and friendship, family and career, Hollywood and Broadway - all punctuated by unforgettable lessons from an extraordinary life. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Impossible Just Takes a Little Longer, The: Living with Purpose and Passion

By: Berg, Art

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, William Morrow & Co: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SEL210

ISBN: 0060199903

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 522g, 214pgs. The author recounts his harrowing and inspirational story while imparting larger lessons about life, fear, and passion. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Daughter of the East

By: Bhutto, Benazir

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, UK, Mandarin Paperbacks: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOASI24

ISBN: 0749300752

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, reprint, 254g, 402pgs. The autobiography of Pakistan's first female Prime Minister, daughter of the only popular leader Pakistan has ever had, the dramatic account of her life from her upbringing to her continuing political career. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Howard Florey: The Man Who Made Penicillin

By: Bickel, Lennard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1995

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOAUS426

ISBN: 0522847129

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 414gms, 314 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a large pen inscription on the inside half title page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Passion and Prejudice: A Family Memoir

By: Bingham, Sallie

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA45

ISBN: 0394558510

Condition: Good


Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 950gms, 525 pages, blank endpapers. Sallie Bingham tells the tangled Bingham history as only a member of the family could. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear. View more info

Stolen Children, The: Their Stories

By: Bird, Carmel (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO19

ISBN: 0091836891

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 240gms, 194 pages. Includes extracts from the Report of the National Inquiry into the separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children from their families. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info