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The Winning Of Australian Antarctica, A. Grenfell Price
1 A. Grenfell Price The Winning Of Australian Antarctica
Angus & Robertson 241392 Australia 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Mawson's B.A.N.Z.A.R.E. Voyages 1929-1931 - Based on the Mawson papers 241 pages. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; Inventory No: 241392. Hardcover 
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Price: 50.00 AUD 40.00 AUD 
 
 
Paris To The Moon - A Family In France, Adam Copnik
2 Adam Copnik Paris To The Moon - A Family In France
Vintage 237961 London 2001 0099772019 / 9780099772019 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket In 1995, Adam Gopnik, his wife, and their infant son left the familiar comforts and hassles of New York for the urbane glamour of Paris. Charmed by the beauties of the city, Gopnik set out to experience for himself the spirit and romance that has so captivated American writers throughout the twentieth century. In the grand tradition of Stein and Hemingway, Gopnik planned to walk the paths of the Tuilleries, to enjoy philosophical discussion in cafes - in short, to lead the fabled life of an American in Paris. Of course, there was also the matter of raising a child and carrying on with everyday, not-so-fabled life. 338 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; ISBN: 0099772019. ISBN/EAN: 9780099772019. Inventory No: 237961. Paperback 
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Price: 12.00 AUD 9.60 AUD 
 
 
Douglas Mawson - Explorer For Science, Adrian Magee
3 Adrian Magee Douglas Mawson - Explorer For Science
Cardigan Street 239074 Australia 1996 First Edition 1863910832 / 9781863910835 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket 44 pages. With black and white photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; ISBN: 1863910832. ISBN/EAN: 9781863910835. Inventory No: 239074. Hardcover 
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Price: 12.00 AUD 9.60 AUD 
 
 
The Beaten Track: A Guide to the Bushland Around Sydney, Alan Fairley
4 Alan Fairley The Beaten Track: A Guide to the Bushland Around Sydney
Private Publication 245514 Australia 1972 Softcover Good Condition 106 pages. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian; Travel & Places; Inventory No: 245514. Paperback 
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Price: 12.50 AUD 10.00 AUD 
 
 
Trial By Tandem, Alan McCulloch
5 Alan McCulloch Trial By Tandem
F. W. Cheshire 2104 Australia 1950 Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Alan McCulloch 235 pages. Previous owners details on front blank endpaper. Illustrator: Alan McCulloch. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Travel & Places; travel. Inventory No: 2104. Hardcover 
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Price: 15.06 AUD 12.05 AUD 
 
 
Eyewitness Travel Guides: Paris, Alan Tillier
6 Alan Tillier Eyewitness Travel Guides: Paris
Dorling Kindersley 241749 London 1997 Reprint 0751300101 / 9780751300109 Softcover Very Good Condition The Eyewitness Travel Guide helps you to get the most out of your trip with minimum difficulties. The opening section Introducing Paris locates the city geographically, sets modern Parisian its historical context and explains how Parisian life changes through the years. Paris At a Glance is an overview of the city's specialties. The main sightseeing section of the book is Paris Area by Area. It describes all the main sights with maps, photographs and detailed illustrations. Get to know Paris with The Eyewitness Travel Guide. 389 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel; Travel & Places; ISBN: 0751300101. ISBN/EAN: 9780751300109. Inventory No: 241749. Paperback 
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Price: 18.00 AUD 14.40 AUD 
 
 
Track Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey, Alastair Scott
7 Alastair Scott Track Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
Atlantic 243245 USA 1990 0871134705 / 9780871134707 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket The author recounts his experiences following the trail used in the Iditarod dog sled race, and shares his impressions of the Alaskan bush and the people he met in his travels 247 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; ISBN/EAN: 9780871134707. Inventory No: 243245. Paperback 
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Price: 12.00 AUD 9.60 AUD 
 
 
New York City with Kids, Alexis Lipsitz Flippin
8 Alexis Lipsitz Flippin New York City with Kids
Wiley Publishing 244400 2009 Eleventh Edition 0470382198 / 9780470382196 Softcover Good Condition Designed for visitors and locals alike, Frommer's With Kids Guides show how to plan family trips and outings that are fun for kids of all ages.- Written by parents for parents- Exact prices- Star-rated reviews of family-friendly hotels and restaurants- Age recommendations for most activities- For those traveling with children ages 2 to 14 Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel; Travel & Places; Countries::USA. ISBN/EAN: 9780470382196. Inventory No: 244400. Paperback 
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Price: 12.00 AUD 9.60 AUD 
 
 
Educating Alice: Adventures of a Curious Woman, Alice Steinbach
9 Alice Steinbach Educating Alice: Adventures of a Curious Woman
Bantam Books 242624 Australia 2004 1863254307 / 9781863254304 Trade Paperback Good Condition When Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Alice Steinbach decided to take a year off to explore Europe and rediscover what it was like to be an independent woman, she left her job, family, friends and routine behind. The result, WITHOUT RESERVATIONS, became a bestseller and inspired women everywhere to take that leap, if not in reality, at least in their imaginations. 282 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel; Travel & Places; Autobiography::Memoir. ISBN: 1863254307. ISBN/EAN: 9781863254304. Inventory No: 242624. Paperback 
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Price: 12.00 AUD 9.60 AUD 
 
 
Without Reservations: The Travels of an Independent Woman, Alice Steinbach
10 Alice Steinbach Without Reservations: The Travels of an Independent Woman
Bantam Books 238179 Australia 2000 1863253769 / 9781863253765 Softcover Very Good Condition Without Reservations is about a woman's dream come true - taking a year off to travel the world and rediscover what it is like to be an independent woman, without ties and without reservations. 'In many ways, I was an independent woman,' writes Alice Steinbach, single working mother and Pulitzer prize-winnning journalist. 'For years I'd made my own choices, paid my own bills, shovelled my own snow, and had relationships that allowed for a lot of freedom on both sides.' Slowly, however, she saw that she had become quite dependent in another way. 'I had fallen into the habit of defining myself in terms of who I was to other people and what they expected of me.' Who am I, she wanted to know, away from the things that define me - my family, children, job, friends? Steinbach searches for the answer in some of the most exciting places in the world- Paris, where she finds a soulmate in a Japanese man; Oxford, where she learns more from a ballroom dancing lesson than any of her studies; Milan, where she befriends a young woman about to be married. Beautifully illustrated with postcards Steinbach wrote home to herself, this is an unforgettable voyage of discovery 278 pages. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel; Travel & Places; Autobiography::Memoir. ISBN: 1863253769. ISBN/EAN: 9781863253765. Inventory No: 238179. Paperback 
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Price: 10.00 AUD 8.00 AUD 
 
 
Troilus and Cressida, Alice Walker - Editor
11 Alice Walker - Editor Troilus and Cressida
Cambridge Univ. Press 242941 Great Britain 1969 0521095034 / 9780521095037 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 254 pages. Text has been underlined and notations in margins in pencil in places. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature; Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0521095034. ISBN/EAN: 9780521095037. Inventory No: 242941. Paperback 
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Price: 8.00 AUD 6.40 AUD 
 
 
Haunted Kids: True Ghost Stories, Allan Zullo
12 Allan Zullo Haunted Kids: True Ghost Stories
Scholastic Inc 238883 USA 2004 043968059X / 9780439680592 Softcover Very Good Condition Many kids claim to have seen ghosts in all sorts of places--cemeteries, bedrooms, attics, schools, roadways, forests, caves. Often, experts were called in to investigate these apparent hauntings, and most of the time these so-called experts walked away baffled. The only thing that everyone could agree on was that something very weird had happened, something that could never be fully explained. This first book in Allan Zullo's popular Haunted Kids series is a collection of 11 creepy tales inspired by real-life cases taken from the files of noted ghost hunters. Do ghosts really exist? 126 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's; Children; ISBN: 043968059X. ISBN/EAN: 9780439680592. Inventory No: 238883. Paperback 
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Price: 5.00 AUD 4.00 AUD 
 
 
Somewhere: The Life of Jerome Robbins, Amanda Vaill
13 Amanda Vaill Somewhere: The Life of Jerome Robbins
Broadway Books 237015 New York 2006 0767904206 / 9780767904209 Softcover Very Good Condition From the author of the acclaimed Everybody Was So Young, the definitive and major biography of the great choreographer and Broadway legend Jerome Robbins To some, Jerome Robbins was a demanding perfectionist, a driven taskmaster, a theatrical visionary; to others, he was a loyal friend, a supportive mentor, a generous and entertaining companion and colleague. Born Jerome Rabinowitz in New York City in 1918, Jerome Robbins repudiated his Jewish roots along with his name only to reclaim them with his triumphant staging of Fiddler on the Roof. A self-proclaimed homosexual, he had romances or relationships with both men and women, some famous?like Montgomery Clift and Natalie Wood?some less so. A resolutely unpolitical man, he was forced to testify before Congress at the height of anti-Communist hysteria. A consummate entertainer, he could be paralyzed by shyness; nearly infallible professionally, he was conflicted, vulnerable, and torn by self-doubt. Guarded and adamantly private, he was an inveterate and painfully honest journal writer who confided his innermost thoughts and aspirations to a remarkable series of diaries and memoirs. With ballets like Dances at a Gathering, Afternoon of a Faun, and The Concert, he humanized neoclassical dance; with musicals like On the Town, Gypsy, and West Side Story, he changed the face of theater in America. In the pages of this definitive biography, Amanda Vaill takes full measure of the complicated, contradictory genius who was Jerome Robbins. She re-creates his childhood as the only son of Russian Jewish immigrants; his apprenticeship as a dancer and Broadway chorus gypsy; his explosion into prominence at the age of twenty-five with the ballet Fancy Free and its Broadway incarnation, On the Town; and his years of creative dominance in both theater and dance. She brings to life his colleagues and friends?from Leonard Bernstein and George Balanchine to Robert Wilson and Robert Graves?and his loves and lovers. And she tells the full story behind some of Robbins?s most difficult episodes, such as his testimony before the House Un-American Activities Committee and his firing from the film version of West Side Story. Drawing on thousands of pages of documents from Robbins?s personal and professional papers, to which she was granted unfettered access, as well as on other archives and hundreds of interviews, Somewhere is a riveting narrative of a life lived onstage, offstage, and backstage. It is also an accomplished work of criticism and social history that chronicles one man?s phenomenal career and places it squarely in the cultural ferment of a time when New York City was truly ?a helluva town.? 675 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; United States; Dance; Dance. ISBN: 0767904206. ISBN/EAN: 9780767904209. Inventory No: 237015. Paperback 
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Price: 27.50 AUD 22.00 AUD 
 
 
The Glass Palace, Amitav Ghosh
14 Amitav Ghosh The Glass Palace
HarperCollins 231537 Great Britain 2001 000651409X / 9780006514091 Softcover Good Condition Set in Burma during the British invasion of 1885, this masterly novel by Amitav Ghosh tells the story of Rajkumar, a poor boy lifted on the tides of political and social chaos, who goes on to create an empire in the Burmese teak forest. When soldiers force the royal family out of the Glass Palace and into exile, Rajkumar befriends Dolly, a young woman in the court of the Burmese Queen, whose love will shape his life. He cannot forget her, and years later, as a rich man, he goes in search of her. The struggles that have made Burma, India, and Malaya the places they are today are illuminated in this wonderful novel Foxing to endpapers. 552 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 000651409X. ISBN/EAN: 9780006514091. Inventory No: 231537. Paperback 
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Price: 9.00 AUD 7.20 AUD 
 
 
Lonely Planet - Egypt, Andrew Humphreys and Siona Jenkins
15 Andrew Humphreys and Siona Jenkins Lonely Planet - Egypt
Lonely Planet 229458 Australia 2002 1864502983 / 9781864502985 Softcover Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket 584 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; ISBN: 1864502983. ISBN/EAN: 9781864502985. Inventory No: 229458. Paperback 
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Price: 12.20 AUD 9.76 AUD 
 
 
American With Subtitles, Andrew Reimer
16 Andrew Reimer American With Subtitles
Minerva 226648 Great Britain 1995 1863304967 / 9781863304962 Softcover Good Condition On Christmas Eve 1946 Andrew Reimer and his parents arrived in New York, en route from war-devastated Hungary to a new life in Australia. They thought they knew what America would be like, the reality did not match their dreams. Half a century later, the Author returns. 345 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel; Travel & Places; ISBN: 1863304967. ISBN/EAN: 9781863304962. Inventory No: 226648. Paperback 
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Price: 9.00 AUD 7.20 AUD 
 
 
Paris - Hotels & More, Angelika Taschen
17 Angelika Taschen Paris - Hotels & More
Taschen 237856 Germany 2006 3822849618 / 9783822849613 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Vincent Knapp Where to stay and what to visit in the City of Love? Among the sumptuously-photographed accommodations hand-picked by Angelika Taschen are the Christian Lacroix-designed Hotel du Petit Moulin, the Trocadero Dokhan's (designed by Frederic Mechiche), the ultra-chic Hotel Costes by Jacques Garcia, the charming low budget Hotel Recamier overlooking the magnificent Place Saint Sulpice or the intimate secret hideaway of Tom Ford and a Marais apartment for rent owned and decorated by fashion designer Azzedine Alaia. While you're in town, enjoy her suggestions for everything from a literary cafe experience to a luxurious perfume boutique or a renowned cheese shop. Everything in this guide is carefully tailored to help make your Parisian holiday as fulfilling as possible. About the series: TASCHEN's Hotel series books are much more than simple hotel guides. They are meant to be taken along on your trip, as they not only feature the best and most interesting places to stay - from low budget to luxury - but also list hot spots for each hotel's neighborhood. Once you're installed in the hotel of your choice, you can peruse our suggestions for restaurants, bars, boutiques, specialty shops, and more, with the knowledge that these spots have been hand-selected by travel and style expert Angelika Taschen for a well-rounded and pleasing experience of the city you're visiting. As an added service to our readers, a dedicated website for our travel books has been set up to allow you to browse all of our hotel selections online or make your booking directly. 223 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Illustrator: Vincent Knapp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; ISBN/EAN: 9783822849613. Inventory No: 237856. Paperback 
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Price: 17.50 AUD 14.00 AUD 
 
 
Paris: Restaurants and More, Angelika Taschen
18 Angelika Taschen Paris: Restaurants and More
Taschen 242891 Germany 2007 9783822862720 Softcover Near Fine Condition 191 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: travel; Travel & Places; Countries::France. ISBN/EAN: 9783822862720. Inventory No: 242891. Paperback 
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Price: 15.00 AUD 12.00 AUD 
 
 
Flash & Brash With Fries on the Side: Doing California with Ann Richard, Ann Rickard
19 Ann Rickard Flash & Brash With Fries on the Side: Doing California with Ann Richard
New Holland 241787 Australia 2006 1741103681 / 9781741103687 Softcover Very Good Condition Follow the quintessential Aussie couple as they check out the biggest trees, the biggest sandwiches, the biggest houses and more. This is California as you've never seen it before. 255 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: travel; Travel & Places; ISBN: 1741103681. ISBN/EAN: 9781741103687. Inventory No: 241787. Paperback 
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Flash & Brash With Fries on the Side: Doing California with Ann Richard, Ann Rickard
20 Ann Rickard Flash & Brash With Fries on the Side: Doing California with Ann Richard
New Holland 239499 Australia 2006 1741103681 / 9781741103687 Softcover Very Good Condition Follow the quintessential Aussie couple as they check out the biggest trees, the biggest sandwiches, the biggest houses and more. This is California as you've never seen it before. 255 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: travel; Travel & Places; ISBN: 1741103681. ISBN/EAN: 9781741103687. Inventory No: 239499. Paperback 
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Price: 14.00 AUD 11.20 AUD 
 
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