The drought had reached crisis point. Cattle farmer Mike Keenan decided there was only one solution: he would have to get his starving cattle—and his beloved horses—to greener pastures north of the border. But when he finally got there he found his troubles had only ju... read more
1998. A paperback copy in fine, as new condition.
|Author:||John McDougall Stuart; Valmai Hankel (Editor); Mark Gilbert (Editor)|
RARE AND COLLECTIBLE
2002. Limited edition. This copy is no. 33 of only 99 copies bound in green cloth with black 1/4 leather to the spine and gilt lettering. This copy is in fine, as new condition. Scans available if required.
1999. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy of this very scarce local history.
1974, First edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a very good d/w.
Here are the political diaries of one of Australia's most promising national leaders-published within twelve months of his resignation from office-an historic first. "The Latham Diaries" are searingly honest bulletins from the front line of Labor politics. They provide a un... read more
MUP, 2005. Reprint. A very good copy. Gift inscription to the front free endpaper. The d/w is also very good with only light edge bumping.
UQP, 1980. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w.
Matthew Flinders was just 17 when he first saw Terra Australis, and unlocking its mysteries would become the burning motivation for the rest of his short life - at times at terrible cost to himself and others. Flinders joined the Royal Navy as a teenager, journeye... read more
2002. First edition. A good ex-library copy with age tanning to the edges of the text block, rubbing to the board edges and a previous owners bookplate to the front pastedown. The d/w is also good with edge rubbing and creasing to the panels.
With total access to ALP and national archives, McMullin has produced a frank and authoritative record of the influence and development of all seven Labor parties--namely those in the six states--and the Federal Labor Party, which for... read more
1991, First edition. A near fine copy only marked by light rubbing to the board edges. The d/w is also near fine with light edge bumping and a small repaired tear to the top front corner.
Although shearers have been the heroes of the Australian labour movement's most enduring legends, here John Merritt argues that their reputation as militants has been greatly exaggerated. Based on union and pastoralists' records, this book is a comprehensive account of t... read more
1986. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by light rubbing to the heel of the spine and light age tanning to the edges of the text block. The d/w is very good with light edge bumping only.
|Series:||Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology|
Characterized by a simple technology and a complex socioreligious system, the Mardudjara have survived with much of their traditional culture intact. The Mardu culture challenges common assumptions about the relation between technolo... read more
1991. Second edition. A good, well used copy.
Coolindah, 1993. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy that has been SIGNED by the author to the title page.
An assessment of Australia's longest-serving Prime Minister, Sir Robert Menzies, by John Howard, Australia's second-longest serving Prime Minister, this is a significant, unique and fascinating history of the Menzies era - a time that laid the foundations for modern Australia.... read more
Harper Collins, 2014. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a near fine d/w.