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Australian Heroes and Adventurers

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Walter Scott: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS353

Condition: Fair


Hardcover with green boards, no dust jacket, first edition, 275gms, 151 pages, blank endpapers. This book is the first in a series published by the publishers which illustrates life and the adventure in the Australian Colonies and the Islands of the Pacific. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear, damage to binding with some pages beginning to come loose, large pen inscription to previous owner on inside front page,. Boards are heavily scuffed par... View more info

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White Gardenia

By: Alexandra, Belinda

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC775

ISBN: 0732276276

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 324gms, 580 pages. This book sweeps across cultures and continents, from the glamorous nightclubs of Shanghai to the harshness of Cold War Soviet Russia in the 1960s, from a desolate island in the Pacific Ocean to a new life in post-war Australia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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White Gardenia

By: Alexandra, Belinda

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC579

ISBN: 0732276276

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 320gms, 580 pages. This book sweeps across cultures and continents, from the glamorous nightclubs of Shanghai to the harshness of Cold War Soviet Russia in the 1960s, from a desolate island in the Pacific Ocean to a new life in post-war Australia. 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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Okinawa: The Last Battle - The War in the Pacific (United States Army in World War II)

By: Appleman, Roy E.; Burns, James M.; Gugeler, Russell A.; and Stevens, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, BBD Special Editions:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO205

ISBN: 0792458591

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, undated (circa 1993), 1150gms, 529 pages, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Page edges show moderate to heavy discolouration. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Explorers of the Pacific, The

By: Badger, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC16

ISBN: 0861472117

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 848gms, 248 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is the story of hazard and adventure as the explorers found their way around the Pacific Ocean, the largest single feature on the Earth's surface. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards and jacket are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual b... View more info

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Return to Midway: The Quest to Find the Yorktown and the Other Lost Ships From the Pivotal Battle of the Pacific War

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, USA, The National Geographic Society: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA13

ISBN: 0792275004

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1155gms, 191 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in goodcondition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., USA, National Geographic Society: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA1000

ISBN: 0792263669

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1460gms, 255pgs, brown endpapers. Join renowned undersea explorer Robert Ballard as he revisits the pivtoal Pacific naval battles of World War II in this lavishly illustrated volume that combines meticulous history with state-of-the-art oceanography. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear and scuffing ... View more info

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Man's Conquest of the Pacific: The Prehistory of Southeast Asia and Oceania

By: Bellwood, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand, William Collins Publishers P/L: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001408

ISBN: 0002169118

Condition: Good


Hardcover with light blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1735gms, 462 pages. This book hops through 2 million years and 16 thousand west to east kilometres of prehistory, starting with the earliest traces of homo sapiens to their diffusion throughout the Pacific. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and minor chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. This book weighs almo... View more info

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MacArthur's Undercover War: Spies, Saboteurs, Guerrillas, and Secret Missions

By: Breuer, William B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, John Wiley & Sons: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001257

ISBN: 0471114588

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 642gms, 257 pages. General MacArthur's brilliant Pacific campaign was designed around espionage and guerrilla warfare. This is the story of his undercover war. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cycles of Rock and Water at the Pacific Edge

By: Brown, Kenneth A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Harper Collins Publishers: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001011

ISBN: 006016056X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 720gms, 309 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a small pen inscription from previous owner on the inside front blank endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Yen: The Threat of Japan's Financial Empire

By: Burstein, Daniel

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Moorebank, Australia/ Melbourne, Australia, Bantam Books/ Schwartz Publishing Pty Ltd: 1989

Edition: Bantam Schwartz Edition

Seller ID: BUSECO1

ISBN: 0867534060

Condition: Good


Paperback, Bantam Schwartz Edition, 400gms, 335 pages. Based on extensive research on both sides of the Pacific, Yen! Reveals the behind-the-scenes story of Japan's recent emergence as "banker to the world"- and analyses the troubling implications for the United States and the rest of the world. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of ac... View more info

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New Zealand & Pacific Islands Stamp Catalogue (1979 Edition)

By: Clark, Sally (ed)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Australia, Stamp Publications: 1979

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: ANT50

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, fifth edition, 416g, 176pgs. An illustrated and priced catalogue of the stamps of the New Zealand and other Oceanic islands. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Jacques Cousteau's Papua New Guinea Journey

By: Cousteau, Jacques-Yves; and Richards, Mose

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1989

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC24

ISBN: 0864381034

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1490gms, 224 pages, blue endpapers. In 1988, the Cousteau Society set out to explore the rich aquatic and land environments and the diverse cultures of the eastern half of the large Pacific island of New Guinea. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Spine at dust jacket shows some mild fa... View more info

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Cousteau's Papua New Guinea Journey

By: Cousteau, Jacques-Yves; and Richards, Mose

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, RD Press: 1989

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC26

ISBN: 0864381034

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1490gms, 224 pages, blue endpapers. In 1988, the Cousteau Society set out to explore the rich aquatic and land environments and the diverse cultures of the eastern half of the large Pacific island of New Guinea. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. ... View more info

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Pacific Vortex!

By: Cussler, Clive

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Sphere Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC335

ISBN: 0722127537

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 148gms, 247 pages. A Dirk Pitt adventure. 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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Great Campaigns of World War II

By: Davies, J B

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Books For Pleasure: 1980

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: WARTWO131

ISBN: 0729602109

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1715gms, 320 pages. This book provides a study of five og the greatest campaigns of World War II: Battle of Atlantic; Battle of Britain; Desert War; D-Day; and Battle of Pacific. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved marki... View more info

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Pacific Destiny: The Rise of the East (Inside Asia Today)

By: Elegant, Robert

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hamish Hamilton Ltd: 1990

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: HISASI45

ISBN: 0241127564

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first UK editions, 956gms, 533pgs. This book provides a rich and colourful portrait of the major countries of Asia and the stunning transformation that has taken place, turning them into formidable industrial powers and the key to the future of the Western world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf... View more info

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Across the South Pacific: Island Hopping from Santiago to Sydney

By: Finlay, Iain; Sheppard, Trish

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC7

ISBN: 0207148244

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon boardsm, dust jacket missing, first edition, 600gms, 245 pages, maroon coloured endpapers. Across the South Pacific finds the Finlay family once more on their adventures, this time island hopping across the Pacific from Santiago to Sydney. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, message to previous owner in pen on front endpaper. Dust jacket has been removed and cut down, dj pieces have be... View more info

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Miscellany of Pitcairn's Island, The

By: Ford, Herbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: California, USA, Pacific Press Publishing Association: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC25

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 366gms, 206 pages. Here is a reader's opportunity to travel by armchair to a place where there are no taxes and where even the usefulness of money is almost nil. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Image for Southwest Pacific to 1900, The: A Modern History (Australia, New Zealand, The Islands, Antarctica)

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 mo... View more info