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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

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Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890

By: Clouten, Keith H.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Lake Macquarie Shire Council: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS418

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Book shows stampings from a previous owner and a book plate has been removed from the inside front endpaper, ot... View more info

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Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890

By: Clouten, Keith H.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Lake Macquarie Shire Council: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS417

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear plastic for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Elements of the Aborigine Tradition, The

By: Cowan, James G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dorset, England, Element Books Limited: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000209

ISBN: 1852303093

Condition: Good


Medium softcover with pictorial cover, first edition, 166gms, 138 pages. This book explains the elements of the aboriginal tradition including: the world of the sky heroes and how the land was formed by mythic creatures from the Dreaming; their secret rites and rituals and ideas of reincarnation; how their stories, fables and myths sustain the belief in the metaphysical basis of the human spirit; and how they represent the conscience of all mankind, offering us today a parable for survival. A good solid copy with no spinal damage and of good reading quality. The book displays some general wear... View more info

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Land Downunder, The

By: Egan, Ted

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Evergreen Media Pty Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST15

ISBN: 0975087509

Condition: Fine


Paperback, First Edition, 300gms, 240 pages. Ted Egan tells true stories of convicts, settlers, Aboriginals, drovers, soldiers, migrants- the men and women, black and white, who create the ethos of the Land Downunder. Book is in fine condition with no general wear and tear, not even a crease to read the book, no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Better Health for Aborigines? Report of a National Seminar at Monash University

By: Hetzel, Basil S.; Dobbin, Malcolm; Lippmann, Lorna; and Eggleston, Elizabeth (eds)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: St Lucia, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO40

ISBN: 0702208973

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 536gms, 283 pages. This book is the result of a national seminar on Aboriginal health in the 1970s. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The inside front endpaper shows a pen marking from the previous owner. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few very small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Crocodile: The Australian Story

By: Holden, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI103

ISBN: 0340584505

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, first edition, 604g, 175pgs, green endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Corners of wraps are slighly curled, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Crocodile: The Australian Story

By: Holden, Philip

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: NATANI202

ISBN: 0340584505

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, first edition, 604g, 175pgs, green endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Corners of wraps are slighly curled. There is a medium sized texta mark on the inside front half-title page. There is a pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside back of the front half-title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australian Legendary Tales

By: Langloh Parker, K.; and Drake-Brockman, H. (ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Brolga Books Pty Ltd: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ABO16

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 78gms, 127 pages. They are charming, these legends, child-like in their simplicity yet adult in wisdom; and there's a quality of poetry about them that will endear them not only to children but to all who are young at heart. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front page shows a few pen markings. Cover shows sticky tape markings on the inside and some light creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info