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Howard's War

By: Alison Broinowski

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Scribe: 2003

Seller ID: 235988

ISBN: 0908011997

Condition: Very Good Condition


Why did John Howard lead Australia into a highly unpopular war with Iraq? The war cost us more than $700 million, and hasn't delivered any of the results our leaders promised. John Howard hasn't revealed his real reasons for his strange behaviour, but this book does. 138 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Australia; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0908011997. ISBN/EAN: 9780908011995. Inventory No: 235988. Paperback View more info

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Bob Carr A Self Made Man

By: Andrew West and Rachel Morris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, HarperCollins: 2003

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 215743

ISBN: 0732277507

Condition: Very Good Condition


423 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Biography & Autobiography; biography. ISBN: 0732277507. ISBN/EAN: 9780732277505. Inventory No: 215743. Paperback View more info

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A Century of Struggle: The A.L.P. A Centenary History

By: Brian McKinlay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Collins Dove: 1988

Seller ID: 244114

ISBN: 0859245659

Condition: Good Condition


"The Australian Labor Party has the longest history of any political party in Australia and is one of the oldest democratic socialist parties in the world. It has always attracted wide support from all sections of Australian society, and no history of this country is complete without reference to the services of the men and women of the Australian Labor Party and the fundamental role the party had played in building the nation. This book presents the history of the party – its origins, growth, victories and defeats, debates and achievements." Spine and rear cover faded. 216 pages. Li... View more info

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Kerr's King Hit!

By: Clem Lloyd and Andrew Clark

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Cassell: 1976

Seller ID: 233703

ISBN: 0726950270

Condition: Good Condition


270 pages. Light browning to page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0726950270. ISBN/EAN: 9780726950278. Inventory No: 233703. Paperback View more info

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Australian Public Sector Management

By: David Corbett

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1996

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 237575

ISBN: 1864481609

Condition: Very Good Condition


In an era of cut-backs, privatisations, corporatisations and out-sourcing, the challenges and responsibilities of a manager in the public sector have never been greater. Here is a voice which offers, with an engaging clarity, a keen understanding of the complexities of management issues in an increasingly turbulent environment.Australian Public Sector Management is a primary textbook on public adminstration and management, yet its style and appreciation of the practical issues makes it a standard for the public sector manager. Blending theory and practice, David Corbett covers the critical pro... View more info

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The Light On The Hill

By: E.G. Wright and Howard Peters

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, NSW Branch of the Australian Labor Party: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 226590

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dedicated to the memory of a great Australian and a revered Labor leader - Ben Chifley, man of the people. There is a bout 1/8th of the front of the dust jacket missing 64 pages. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Black and white illustrations. Illustrator: Mahony. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; Inventory No: 226590. Hardcover View more info

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Australian Leader Eats Raw Onion Whole

By: Evan Williams [Compiled]

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Black inc: 2015

Seller ID: 242514

ISBN: 186395791X

Condition: Near Fine Condition


The story of Team Australia in headlines. Inspired by the Onion, Evan Williams searched high and low for the real news headlines that capture the hilarious hypocrisy and absurdity of the Abbott years. What he found poses the question- was this Australia's maddest ever government? You be the judge . . . Tony Abbott blames forgetting reporter's name on being hungover Barnaby Joyce threatens to euthanise Johnny Depp's dogs Abbott says Turnbull 'invented internet' Senator Glenn Lazarus will be good for Federal Parliament, says his mum Labor frontbencher Gary Gray eats his own hair in Parliament Pr... View more info

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Politics and Policy in Australia

By: Geoffrey Hawker, R.F.I. Smith and Patrick Weller

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, University Of Queensland Press: 1979

Seller ID: 226223

ISBN: 0702213071

Condition: Good Condition


313 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0702213071. ISBN/EAN: 9780702213076. Inventory No: 226223. Paperback View more info

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Australian Government Today

By: Geoffrey Sawer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 226533

Condition: Good Condition


107 pages. Tape marks to endpapers. Age tanning to pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; Inventory No: 226533. Paperback View more info

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Secrets of State: Documents n Australian Defence and Foreign Policy 1968-1975

By: George Munster

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Walsh & Munster: 1982

Seller ID: 237075

ISBN: 0207146349

Condition: Good Condition


A detailed assessment of the book they banned. 168 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0207146349. ISBN/EAN: 9780207146343. Inventory No: 237075. Paperback View more info

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The Politics of Australian Democracy - An Introduction to Political Science

By: Hugh V. Emy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 1974

Seller ID: 226219

ISBN: 0333175131

Condition: Very Good Condition


627 pages. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0333175131. ISBN/EAN: 9780333175132. Inventory No: 226219. Paperback View more info

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Australian Government and Politics - An Introductory Survey

By: J. D. B. Miller

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd: 1961

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 229305

Condition: Very Good Condition


239 pages. Dust jacket has tape marks to endpapers. 240 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; Inventory No: 229305. Hardcover View more info

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Stirring The Possum: A Political Autobiography

By: James McClelland

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Viking: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 237423

ISBN: 0140097643

Condition: Very Good Condition


262 pages. Dust jacket has fading to spine edge. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Poetry; ISBN: 0140097643. ISBN/EAN: 9780140097641. Inventory No: 237423. Hardcover View more info

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The Australian Federal System

By: Jean Holmes and Campbell Sharman

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Sydney, George Allen: 1977

Seller ID: 226220

ISBN: 0868610801

Condition: Good Condition


213 pages. Cover has a few creases. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0868610801. ISBN/EAN: 9780868610801. Inventory No: 226220. Paperback View more info

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Gough Whitlam: His Time The Biography Volume II

By: Jenny Hocking

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Miegunyah Press: 2014

Edition: Updated Edition

Seller ID: 240008

ISBN: 0522867693

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Gough Whitlam, Australia's twenty-first prime minister, swept to power in December 1972, ending twenty-three years of conservative rule. In barely three years Whitlam's dramatic reform agenda would transform Australia. It was an ascendancy bitterly resented by some, never accepted by others, and ended with dismissal by the Governor-General just three years later-an outcome that polarised debate and left many believing the full story had not been told. In this much-anticipated second volume of her biography of Gough Whitlam, Jenny Hocking has used previously unearthed archival material and exte... View more info

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Prime Ministers of Australia

By: Jill B. Bruce

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1996

Seller ID: 247821

ISBN: 0864177836

Condition: Near Fine Condition


41 pages. Illustrator: Errol Nathaniel. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian History; Genealogy & Local History; Australian::Australian Politics. ISBN: 0864177836. ISBN/EAN: 9780864177834. Inventory No: 247821. Paperback View more info

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Peacock M.P.

By: Jim Carey , Toni McCrae

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238121

ISBN: 0727017519

Condition: Very Good Condition


Andrew Peacock was a conservative politician who was a minister in liberal governments and Australia's ambassador to the United States. He failed in his ultimate ambition of becoming prime minister. Paul Keating was merciless in his treatment of Peacock and some of his most famous one-liners were reserved for him. When Peacock was standing once again for the liberal leadership Keating asked whether a "souffle can rise twice 206 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Australian::Australian Politics. ISBN: 0727017519. ISBN/EAN... View more info

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Century Of Australian Prime Ministers

By: Joanne Holliman

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Murray David: 1999

Seller ID: 239107

ISBN: 1876411309

Condition: Very Good Condition


61 pages. With colour and black and white illustrations . Illustrator: Toni Crago. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 1876411309. ISBN/EAN: 9781876411305. Inventory No: 239107. Paperback View more info