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History of Australia, A

By: Barnard, Marjorie

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson Ltd: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS53

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards, dust jacket missing, reprint, 1060gms, 710 pages, decorated endpapers. Contents includes: discover; beginnings; Macquarie; the Pastoral age; colonization; gold; land; the nineties; the dark people; Federation; war; depression; and much more. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Book is ex-library and displays the associated stampings and markings, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional pos... View more info

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Ships and Shores and Trading Ports: A Social and Working Life of Coastal Harbours and River Towns in New South Wales

By: Clark, Mary Shelley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Waterways Authority of NSW: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA6

ISBN: 0731388984

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, First Edition, 700gms 218 pages. This is a Centenary of Federation Publication, which explores through the words of men and women in the New South Wales coast and river communities, which once depended upon shipping. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear, some very mild staining to the cover, 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 t... View more info

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Running On a Dream: The Pat Farmer Story

By: Eckersley, Ian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: St Leonards, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS165

ISBN: 1865084115

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 466gms, 255 pages. This is Pat Farmer's story as told to leading Australian journalist and fellow marathon runner, Ian Eckersley. It traces Pat's progress from teenage mechanic to a true Australian hero, describing in vivid detail the battle between mind and body as Pat graduates through the ranks of the loneliest sport in the world. Just as he reaches the pinnacle of his sport, his beloved wife, his most constant supporter and the mother of his two childre, is taken tragically from him. Every step of Pat's Centenary of Federation Run is taken for Lisa. Book is ... View more info

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Mankind: Have a Nice Day! A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks

By: Foley, Mick

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Harper Collins Publishers: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOWRE4

ISBN: 0060392991

Condition: Fair


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1020gms, 511 pages. This is the autobiography of the hard core wrestler Mick Foley, more popularly known as Mankind. Book is in fair condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Text block has split at two points: at the title page (no pages effected); and at the photo insert (where 6 pages are loose). Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. This is a reading copy only. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postag... View more info

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Foley Is Good.....And the Real World Is Faker Than Wrestling

By: Foley, Mick

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Harper Collins Publishers: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOWRE3

ISBN: 0060393009

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 952gms, 481 pages. This book gives readers a bird's-eye view of the behind-the-scenes action in the World Wrestling Federation, through the eyes of Mick Foley (aka Mankind, Dude Love or Cactus Jack). Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear, 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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I'm Next: The Strange Journey of America's Most Unlikely Superhero

By: Goldberg, Bill; and Goldberg, Steve

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Headline Book Publishing: 2000

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: SPOWRE1

ISBN: 0747243808

Condition: Good


Softcover, first UK edition, 440gms, 247 pages. This book is the high-energy, exciting and hilarious story of how Steve Goldberg went from unemployed football player to undefeated World Champion in just eighteen short months. 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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Southwest Pacific to 1900, The: A Modern History (Australia, New Zealand, The Islands, Antarctica)

By: Grattan, C. Hartley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, The University of Michigan Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISPAC13

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1225gms, 558 pages plus index. From the earliest explorations to the triumphant federation of Australia - the men and the events that pioneered the latest advance of Western civilization. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book is ex-library and shows the associated stampings and markings. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear and has been covered in protective plastic and stuck to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Atta... View more info

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Bret "Hitman" Hart: The Best There Is, The Best There Was, The Best There Ever Will Be

By: Hart, Bret; and Lefko, Perry

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Orion Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOWRE2

ISBN: 0752841181

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 536gms, 128 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Nottinghamshire: Within Living Memory

By: Nottinghamshire Federation of Women's Institutes

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Newbury , England and Newark, USA, Countryside Books and Notts (published jointly): 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR51

ISBN: 1853063568

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 450gms, 256 pages. This book is a goldmine of information about life in Nottinghamshire in the first half of the last century. Book is in good condition with minor 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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Rock Says...., The: The Most Electrifying Man in Sports-Entertainment

By: Rock, The; with Layden, Joe

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Harper Collins Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOWRE6

ISBN: 0060392983

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first editon, 680gms, 292 pages, red endpapers. In this action-packed, revelaing and funny memoir, WWF Superstar, The Rock, recounts his life in and out of the ring with unapologetic honesty and inimitable style. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear protective plastic, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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History of Australian True Crime, A: Australian Lives and Stories

By: Samuelson, Steve; and Mason, Ray

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Sydney, NSW, Australia, Ebury Press: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRU90

ISBN: 1741668336

Condition: Fair to Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, reprint, 1810gms, 287 pages, grey endpapers. This book provides notable examples of grisly and gruesome dirty deeds from Federation to the present day. Tram robbers, baby-thieves, notorious gangsters, psycho killers, petty crims, corporate villains and corrupt cops fill this volume in a compelling cavalcade of Australians behaving badly. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small tear on the front endpaper where a sticker has been removed... View more info

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Innocence Regained: The Fight to Free Lindy Chamberlain

By: Young, Norman H.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Annandale, Australia, The Federation Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU131

ISBN: 1862870187

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 614gms, 303 pages. In October 1982, after the most sensational trial in Australian history, a jury reached a wrong verdict and convicted a young mother, a pastor's wife, of the murder of her baby daughter. This book is the story of the successful campaign to overturn the jury's verdict. 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