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Way My Father Tells It, The: The Story of an Australian Life

By: Bowden, Tim

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, ABC Enterprises: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS228

ISBN: 0733300103

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 482gms, 276 pages. This is Tim Bowden's story about his father's childhood and young life. It is also a chronicle of Australia's way of life throughout last century, from the quiet early years through the upheavals of war to the changes and rapid developments that came with peace. Book includes many black and white photographs and some illustrations. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Taken in Contempt: When Parents Abduct Their Own Children

By: Bowles, Robin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SELPAR73

ISBN: 073291101X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 570gms, 357 pages. Taken in Contempt is the extraordinary account of Robin's family's own loss woven together with the stories of other parents of abducted children. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're 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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Baroness Cox: A Voice for the Voiceless

By: Boyd, Andrew

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Lion Hudson Plc: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK3063

ISBN: 0745937357

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 386gms, 439 pages plus index. The epic story of a deputy speaker of the House of Lords who has become a remarkable human rights campaigner. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Elizabeth: A Biography of Her Majesty The Queen

By: Bradford, Sarah

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, BCA: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK348

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 842gms, 564 pages, white endpapers. Sarah Bradford enjoys an unrivalled position from which to distinguish truth and rumour and to track Elizabeth the woman from herbirth to the present day. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Uncertain Fate: A Novel

By: Brammer, Graham J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St Leonards, NSW, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ACTFIC23

ISBN: 1864485051

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 364g, 247pgs. The gripping story of an Australian SAS Patrol in Vietnam. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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My Booky Wook

By: Brand, Russell

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK291

ISBN: 0340936177

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 314gms, 405 pages. Book is in very 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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Himmler and the Funal Solution

By: Breitman, Richard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, UK, Grafton: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO82

ISBN: 0586092374

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 248g, 335pgs. A portrait of Heinrich Himmler, and an investigation of his terrible achievements, including his precepts and policies that culminated in the Final Solution, and the Holocaust. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild chipping on spine, 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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Benjamin Glennie: Apostle of the Downs

By: Brightman, Max

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toowoomba, Australia, M Brightman: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS536

ISBN: 0959189203

Condition: Good


Stapled softcover, first edition, 114gms, 75 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Front cover shows some discolouration, spotting and general wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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All the Queen's Men: The World of Elizabeth I

By: Brimacombe, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gloucestershire, UK, Sutton Publishing Group: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ROY6

ISBN: 0750932600

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 210gms, 200 pages. Book is in very good condition with general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're 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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Dylan Thomas in America

By: Brinnin, John Malcolm

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Prion Books Limited: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK33

ISBN: 1853753785

Condition: Good


Paperback, Reprint, 250gms, 251 pages. When the great Welsh pet arrived in New York, in 1959, for a programme of poetry readings across the country, America did not know what hit it. Book is good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Dylan Thomas in America

By: Brinnin, John Malcolm

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Ace Books: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA174

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 150gms, 219pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Million Ocean Miles, A

By: Britten, Sir Edgar T.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Northamptonshire, UK, Patrick Stephens Ltd (Thorsons Publishing Group): 1989

Edition: First Thorsons Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA22

ISBN: 1852601698

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Thorsons edition (original edition published 1936), 564g, 274pgs. This book is part of the PSL Library of Ocean Travel and is an autobiography of the great and distinguished seaman Sir Edgar Britten who eventually held the proud position of Commodore of the Cunard White Star Line. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase ... View more info

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Indiana Gothic: A Story of True Love, Betrayal and Murder in the American Midwest

By: Brock, Pope

Price: $8.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Review Books:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUSA145

ISBN: 0747273537

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 478gms, 372 pages. This is a breathtaking saga of an American past that is both forever lost and strangely, startingly familiar. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside publishers page has been removed, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ned Kelly: Australian Son (Australian Classics)

By: Brown, Max

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Angus & Robertson: 1981

Edition: Revised Australian Classics Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS2975

ISBN: 0207144214

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised Australian Classics edition, 618g, 262pgs, blank endpapers. A bold and intriguing account of the man known to some Australians as a black-hearted murderer and to others as the father of our national courage. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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JO'K: The Official Johnny O'Keefe Story

By: Bryden- Brown, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lane Cove, Australia, Doubleday Australia Pty. Limited: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS144

ISBN: 0868240869

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 300gms, 184 pages. Here is the inside story of Johnny O'Keefe- the triumphs, the disappointments, the impact of rock music on the singer's family and business activities- told by one who knew him well. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Carlino Polia Esq.

By: Buchanan, Gilbert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Woollahra, Australia, Kew Place Publishing Associates: 1993

Edition: Second Printing of an Edited Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS28

ISBN: 0646246887

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 225gms, 235 pages. This is Book 1 in a Trilogy set. It tells of a penniless young Italian hotel boy whose greatest ambition is to become an English gentleman but fate decides otherwise. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Talent is Not Enough

By: Buderus, Danny; and Cadigan, Neil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: North Sydney, NSW, Australia, Ebury Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SPOLEA22

ISBN: 1741668840

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 456gms, 290 pages, signed by author on title page. This is not a traditional autobiography simply tracking the career of the Newcastle Knights' Dally M Medal winner, but a revealing insight into the sacrifices, pressures, demands, controversies and lifestyles of professional rugby league. 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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God Grew Tired of Us: A Memoir

By: Bul Dau, John; and Sweeney, Michael S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Geographic Society: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAFR12

ISBN: 1426201141

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 610gms, 287 pages, coloured endpapers. The heartbreaking, inspiring journey of a lost boy of Sudan. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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No Longer Slaves: The Mission of Francis Libermann (1802-1852)

By: Burke, Christy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Columbia Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: REL261

ISBN: 1856077179

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 190g, 149pgs. Francis Libermann was a significant figure in the history of the Catholic mission during the nineteenth century. In this book are the results of a trawl through the numerous letters and memoranda outlining the genesis of a missionary strategy of a shrewed and tactful negotiator with leaders in church and state, a contemplative and renowned spiritual director and a true apostle of Afirca though he himself never went there. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small stamp from a previous owner on the inside title page,... View more info

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Royal Duty, A

By: Burrell, Paul

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK247

ISBN: 0141018283

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 476gms, 426 pages. Paul Burrell was much more than just a loyal servant to Diana, Princess of Wales; he was also her trusted friend and confidant. In this book, Paul Burrell reveals the extraordinary story of his royal duty. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside back of the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info