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Australian War Diary: Australian Armed Forces In a Changing World - 1870-2010

By: Fisher, Victoria (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: North Sydney, Australia, Random House Australia: 2011

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS905

ISBN: 1742752357

Condition: Very


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, second edition, revised, 1208gms, 303 pages, coloured endpapers. This riveting book reflects a rich and unique view of Australian history. Illustrated with over 350 photographs and illustrations from publications of the time, the Australian War Diary will you back to the past to remind you that although war frequently dominates the news, alongside it our everyday lives continue. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear. Boards are also in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, ... View more info

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Gallipoli

By: Fitzsimons, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: North Sydney, Australia, Random House Australia: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARONE34

ISBN: 1741666597

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1100g, 824pgs, maroon endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other preloved markings. View more info

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Ballad of Les Darcy, The

By: Fitzsimons, Peter

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Pymble, Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS431

ISBN: 0732286360

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 224gms, 221 pages. This is the story of Les Darcy, a man torn between his love of a sport, boxing, and the patriotic call of his country. What unfolds is a ballad of love, war, betrayal, mystery, patriotism and heroism; a ballad of a champion whose story still has the power to move the stoniest heart. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Explorers, The

By: Flannery, Tim (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS400

ISBN: 1876485221

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 308gms, 385 pages. Tim Flannery's utterly compelling anthology, documenting almost four centuries of exploration, takes us beyond the frontier into a world of danger, compassion, humour, brutality and death. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Amazing Facts About Australian Landforms (Steve Parish Discover & Learn About Australia #1)

By: Fox, Alan

Price: $7.50

Publisher: QLD, Australia, Steve Parish Publishing P/L:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISNAT38

ISBN: 1875932380

Condition: Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 392gms, 80 pages. This is volume 1 in the Steve Parish Discover & Learn Collection. Clearly and simply written, and illustrated in brilliant colour with photographs, diagrams and maps, this collection is the perfect resource for a discovery approach to learning. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australian Rain-Forest Trees (Including Notes on Some of the Tropical Rain Forests and Descriptions of Many Tropical Species)

By: Francis, W. D.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian Government Publishing Services: 1981

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: NATPLA47

ISBN: 0642997896

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, fourth edition, 676gms, 468 pgs, green illustrated endpapers. Includes 260 full-page half-tone illustrations, 24 text-figures and a rainfall map. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Wraps show moderate scuffing to corners and edges and there are a few small tears and some creasing to the external spine. Book has a small pen mark from a previous owner on the top of the half-title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Town of Murals, A: Kurri Kurri NSW

By: Franklin, Wendy (ed)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Kurri Kurri, NSW, Towns With Heart Inc.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS492

Condition: Very Good


Medium softcover, first edition, 254gms, 71 pages. This book looks at the country town of Kurri Kurri NSW and known as the town of murals. It features each of the town's murals and details the artwork and the artist who completed it. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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England Versus Australia: A Pictorial History of the Test Matches Since 1877

By: Frith, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Queen Anne Press: 1989

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI35

ISBN: 0356175774

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint of sixth edition, 1440gms, 352pgs, illustrated endpapers. This is an ambitious volume which incorporates over 1150 pictures and some rare early engravings and a choice selection from the last 42 years of Anglo-Australian test warfare. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs almost 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Dissent Over Descent: Intelligent Design's Challenge to Darwinism

By: Fuller, Steve

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2008

Edition: Australian Edition

Seller ID: SCI102

ISBN: 1840468041

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, Australian edition, 394gms, 272 pages. In this book, the author argues that the search for intelligent design in nature has been science's overriding concern for its entire history. 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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Toukley 100 Years

By: Gambrill, Noel & Robyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toukley, NSW, Australia, Toukley Public School: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: HISAUS657

ISBN: 0646056328

Condition: Good


Brown hardcover with gold stamping, first edition, 688gms, 112 pages, blank endpapers, signed by authors on inside back of front board. Commemorative book celebrating 100 years of Toukley Public School. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Our Heritage in Cross Stitch and Embroidery

By: Garforth, Vivienne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Simon & Schuster: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRASEW13

ISBN: 0731802772

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 354g, 120pgs. 24 delightful projects to make, inspired by different fashions and eras of Australia's history. includes colour photographs of each project. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, 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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Philip Geeves' Sydney

By: Geeves, Philip

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS54

ISBN: 0207144974

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 938gms, 156 pages, green endpapers. This book takes the reader on a tour of Sydney, discussing the history of 78 public buildings, statues, bridges, arcades, parks, pubs, historic houses, churches and landmarks. Each subject is illustrated by Cedric Emanuel. 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 light shelf wear and moderate sun fading to the edges and spines, and a few small tears. otherwise no other p... View more info

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Philip Geeves' Sydney

By: Geeves, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: HISAUS52

ISBN: 0207144974

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 938gms, 156 pages, green endpapers, signed by illustrator on the half-title page. This book takes the reader on a tour of Sydney, discussing the history of 78 public buildings, statues, bridges, arcades, parks, pubs, historic houses, churches and landmarks. Each subject is illustrated by Cedric Emanuel. 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 light shelf wear and moderate sun fading to the edges and spine... View more info

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Mayan Prophecies, The: Unlocking the Secrets of a Lost Civilization

By: Gilbert, Adrian G.; And Cotterell, Maurice M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milton, QLD, Australia, Element Books Limited: 1995

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 001455

ISBN: 1852306920

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first Australian edition, 808gms, 337 pages. The present world will end on 22 December 2012 - so prophesied the Maya 5,000 years ago. In this thrilling and controversial book, the authors decode the complex Mayan astrological prophecies and tell of the catastrophes to come in and after 2012. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Witness History of Australia, An

By: Gordon, Harry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Penguin Books Australia Ltd: 1988

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS227

ISBN: 0140118845

Condition: Good


Paperback, Fourth Edition, 800gms, 503 pages. An Eyewitness History of Australia is a mine of information for anyone interested in Australian History. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration/spotting 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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Gosford Model Farms 1885

By: Gosford District Historical Research Association

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gosford, Australia, Gosford District Historical Research Association: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS433

ISBN: 0959442502

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 236gms, 60 pages. This is a pictorial and textual review of Gosford Model Farms produced by the Gosford District Historical Research Association. Book is in good condition with some general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Discovery of Ayers Rock, The: Explorations 1873

By: Gosse, W. C.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Alice Springs, NT, Australia, Alice Springs Printing and Publishing:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISAUS466

Condition: Good


Softcover in brown card with black pictorial, edition not stated, 44gms, 25 pages. Report and diary of W C Gosse's Central and Western exploring expedition of 1873. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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API: The First Seventy Years: The History of the Australian Post-Tel Institute in New South Wales 1921-1991

By: Goudie, Gordan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Roseville East, Australia, Fine Arts Press Pty Limited: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS125

ISBN: 0646044583

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards, gold writing and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 675gms, 148 pages, and illustrated endpapers. The API is a unique organisation, existing only to create enjoyment and satisfaction among its membership. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is good condition with very mild shelf wear, some slightly curled edges, 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... View more info

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Tasmanian Rogues and Absconders; 1803-1875: Volume 1; New Frontiers 1803-1821

By: Graeme-Evans,Alex

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Launceston, Australia, Regal Publications:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS83

ISBN: 0949457701

Condition: Good


Softcover, First Edition, 175gms, 68 pages. The Trilogy Tasmanian Rogues and Absconders 1803-1875 is the latest work by Tasmanian Historian Alex Graeme-Evans. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, some very mild page discoloration, 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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Ready, Prepared! The History of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia - From 1928 to 2008

By: Greenwood, Stephen G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chatswood, Australia, The Australian Pharmaceutical Publishing Co. Ltd: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS579

ISBN: 0958066426

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1570gms, 518 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. View more info