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Hillary Clinton: The Inside Story

By: Warner, Judith

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Sun Books Pty Ltd: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA115

ISBN: 0725107286

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 212g, 246pgs. An insight into the powerhouse that is Hillary Clinton, before the Lewinski scandal that rocked her husband's presidency. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Precious Bodily Fluids: A Larrikin's Memoir

By: Waterstreet, Charles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder Headline Australia Pty Ltd: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS80

ISBN: 073360918X

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 350gms, 262 pages. In this funny and richly imagined memoir, Charles Waterstreet vividly evokes a certain time, a certain place, a certain uniquely Australia way of life now lost forever. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Killer Caldwell: Australia's Greatest Fighter Pilot

By: Watson, Jeffrey

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hodder Australia: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS422

ISBN: 0733619290

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 512gms, 282 pages. Clive 'Killer' Caldwell was a natural and brilliant pilot, a superb shot, and born leader. He saw action against the Germans, Italians and Japanese, and remains Australia's greatest ever fighter pilot. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Large pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Father Son and Co.

By: Watson, Thmas. J. Jr.; Petre, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Bantam Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA68

ISBN: 0553070118

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 975gms, 468 pages, cream and speckled textured endpapers. In the course of sixty years, Thomas J. Watson Sr. and his son, Thomas J. Watson Jr., together built the colossus that is IBM, one of the largest and most profitable business enterprises on earth. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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No Man An Island: A Biography of Peter Spencer

By: Waugh, Eileen

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Mouth & Foot Painting Artists: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK127

ISBN: 0950299308

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 192gms, 196 pages. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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No Regrets: A Captain's Diary

By: Waugh, Steve

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Sports: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOCRI23

ISBN: 0732264529

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 692g, 255pgs. In this, Steve Waugh's sixth diary, he relives all the excitement of Australia's World Cup triumph. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Cover shows some curling to edges and bumps to corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Salman Rushdie: Sentenced to Death

By: Weatherby, W.J.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Carroll & Graf Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001230

ISBN: 0881845728

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition by this publisher, 560gms, 258 pages. W.J. Weatherby has written a biography of Salman Rushdie that reveals and clarifies the influential events and people in the writer's life. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with only moderate shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Left For Dead: My Journey Home From Everest

By: Weathers, Beck; and Michaud, Stephen G.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Sphere: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAASI109

ISBN: 0751561894

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 250gms, 284 pages. On May 10, 1996, 9 climbers perished in a blizzard high on Mount Everest, the single deadliest day ever on the peak. The following day, one of those victims was given a second chance. His name was Beck Weathers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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His Brother's Keeper: A Story From the Edge of Medicine

By: Weiner, Jonathan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Fourth Estate Limited: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA110

ISBN: 0007192649

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 504gms, 356 pages. From a Pulitzer Prize-winning author comes a book about the furthest edges of medicine, told through the eyes of a young entrepreneur who gambles on the risky science of gene therapy to save his brother's life. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Fifty Russian Winters

By: Wettlin, Margaret

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canada, John Wiley & Sons: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOASI22

ISBN: 0471028770

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 420g, 324pgs. An American woman's life in the Soviet Union. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Half a Pound of Tuppenny Rice: Life in a Yorkshire Village Shop

By: Wheeler, Hazel

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Stroud, England, Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000816

ISBN: 0750904747

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 324gms, 156 pages. Collected here are some of the many episodes and memories of a life which revolved around the village shop in the first half of the 20th century, a time when groceries were delivered free of charge and customers were regarded as members of an extended family. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Flaws in the Glass: A Self-Portrait

By: White, Patrick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Penguin Books: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS209

ISBN: 0140062939

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 216gms, 260 pages. A rare and perceptive self-portrait of a great writer's gradual discovery of his creative powers. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and heavy page/spotting discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wanderlust is Forever (by the Happy Wanderers)

By: White, Vi & Vic

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ohio, USA, Self Published:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: TRA13

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, first edition, undated (circa 1983?), 290gms, 197 pages, signed by author(s) on inside front blank endpaper. This book covers the worldwide travelling adventures over 20 years in about 80 countries by Australian couple, Vi and Vic White. It includes over 200 black and white photographs taken by Vic himself. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout. Large pen inscription from authors on inside front blank endpaper. Cover shows moderate soiling and creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Opal: The Journal of An Understanding Heart

By: Whiteley, Opal; and Boulton, Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA704

ISBN: 0732908426

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 194gms, 186 pages. Adapted by Jane Boulton. Based on the childhood diary of Opal Whitely (Francoise D'Orleans). Book is in good condition with mild general wear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Love My Rifle More Than You: Young and Female in the US Army

By: Williams, Kayla

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2006

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: WAR41

ISBN: 0297851314

Condition: Good


Paperback, First British Edition, 400gms, 290 pages. By turns irreverent, vulnerable, angry and humane, Williams describes what it is like for a young woman to be surrounded by an ocean of testosterone, respected for her skills and qualifications, but treated variously as a soldier, a sister, a mother, a bitch and a slut. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and very mild page discolouration throughout, some creasing to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage.... View more info

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Bob Dylan: Performance Artist, 1960-1973, The Early Years

By: Williams, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Omnibus Books: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA75

ISBN: 0711935548

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 560gms, 310 pages. A thought provoking, in-depth analysis of Dylan's work on the stage and in the studio, much of which has been ground-breaking and controversial. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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I Once Met a Man

By: Williams, R. M.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS370

ISBN: 0207190240

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 196gms, 178 pages. True stories from one of Australia's greatest folk heroes. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Song in the Desert, A

By: Williams, R. M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST196

ISBN: 0207198322

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 478gms, 201 pages, red endpapers. This is the story of the three years that R M Williams spent travelling the desert with Salvation Army preachers, William Wade and A Cockney, to bring Christianity to the people of the desert. In an extraordinary collection of reminiscences, R M Williams explores a different slice of outback Australian history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen inscriptions that has been blocked out with liquid paper o... View more info

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John Wayne's America: The Politics of Celebrity

By: Wills, Garry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA79

ISBN: 0684808234

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 680gms, 380 pages. In this work of great originality, the biography of an idea, Wills shows how John Wayne and the Hollywoord image factories distorted or ignored important facts of Wayne's life to create his myth. Book is in very good condition with mild 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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C.S. Lewis: A Biography

By: Wilson, A. N

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Flamingo Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK3

ISBN: 0006544282

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 225gms, 334 pages. A biography of authors CS Lewis. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild discoloration to pages, some bent pages and cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info