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Bloomberg on Bloomberg.
Bloomberg, Michael; Winkler, Matthew (collaborator).
ISBN: 0471251496
John Wiley New York 1997 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear. 261 pp. A provocative autobiography by the visionary leader of the world`s fastest-growing media empire, including Bloomberg News and Bloomberg Financial Markets, which shook up the ossified finacial information industry. A business magnate and philanthropist, he later served as Mayor of New York City from 2002 to 2013. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17700  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Carl Gustav Jung: A Biography.
McLynn, Frank.
ISBN: 0552995622
Black Swan / Transworld London 1997 
  Paperback small thick octavo, very good condition, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear, bookplate (review copy). 624 pp. Swiss psychologist Carl Jung has emerged as a favorite philosopher and guru of the New Age. This is the first-full length book of his controversial life. Early in his life, Jung was an admirer and protege of Freud, but after their celebrated quarrel he became an enemy and rival. With his discovery of the collective unconscious, and his profound interest in myth and symbol, and even alchemy, and astrology, Jung is now established as a source of 'alternative' ideas that have fascinated generations. 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4354  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Cicely Saunders: The Founder of the Modern Hospice Movement [Hodder Christian Paperbacks].
Du Boulay, Shirley.
ISBN: 0340399384
Hodder & Stoughton London 1984 
  Paperback, good condition, spine creased, pages lightly toned, corner rear cover creased, edgewear, bookshop rubber stamp. 270 pp. The enthralling biography of the founder of the modern hospice movement (St Christopher's, London) - a story of personal dedication and faith, of love and loss, and of a revolution in the medical care of the dying. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4005  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Einstein: The Life and Times.
Clark, Ronald W.
Bard / Avon Books New York 1999 
  Paperback thick reade, very good condition, black & white photos centre spread, owner's written name & details title page. 878 pp. Acclaimed lengthy biography of the German-American physicist and genius who first formulated the theories of relativity. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3895  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Leonardo [Leonardo Da Vinci].
Kemp, Martin.
ISBN: 9780199583355
Oxford University Press (OUP) Oxford 2011 
  Paperback, very good condition, colour plates, figures (including black & white text-photos), covers little scratched & rubbed. 292 pp. Revised edition. What makes Leonardo's works so astonishing? What drove his art and inventions? Cuts through the dense veil of legend, challenges the myths, and offers an unparalled portrait of this extraordinary man. This updated edition of a bestseller is the first book on Leonardo to include two newly discovered art works, the most important such discoveries in over 100 years. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17383  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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My Early Times.
Dickens, Charles; Rowland, Peter (editor).
ISBN: 1854105183
Aurum Press London 1997 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), edges faintly foxed, minor edgewear jacket. 210 pp. Peter Rowlands presents a masterly reconstruction of the early life of Charles Dickens, written in his own words, and based on numerous sources, including autobiographical fragments, speeches, letters, as well as autobiographical passages from his novel "David Copperfield" (note the reverse of his initials CD). 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17191  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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President Nixon: Alone in the White House.
Reeves, Richard.
ISBN: 0684802317
Simon & Schuster New York 2001 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos centre spread, papered board cover (cloth spine), minor edgewear. Heavy (1.1 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 704 pp. Who was Richard Nixon? The author has used thousands of new interviews and recently discovered or declassified documents and tapes - including Nixon's tortured memos to himself and unpublished sections of H. R. Haldeman's diaries - to offer a nuanced and surprising portrait of the brilliant and contradictory American president alone in the White House - who did not trust anyone. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17035  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Anarchist Geographer: An Introduction to the Life of Peter Kropotkin.
Morris, Brian.
ISBN: 9780954904333
Genge Press Minehead, Somerset 2007 
  Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear. 119 pp. A biography of the Russian anarchist, who followed this path after witnessing the brutality of both the Tsarist regime, and the later Bolsheviks. Less well known is that he was a geographer by profession, and was a forerunner of the social ecology movement. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17038  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Diary of Wang Chieh.
Chieh, Wang.
Foreign Languages Press Peking 1967 
  Paperback trade, good plus condition, frontispiece photos (including portrait), front cover & endpapers foxed (little foxing edges), pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. 98 pp. The daily diary of Chairman Mao's good soldier, carrying out his duties and finding inspiration from the brilliance of Chairman Mao's writings. An initial biography describes him as a 23-year old sqad leader in an engineering company of the People's Liberation Army, who died a glorious death by saving the lives of militiamen during a blasting operation. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17647  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Truth About Trump.
D'Antonio, Michael.
ISBN: 9781250105288
Thomas Dunne / St Martin's Griffin New York 2016 
  Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minor edgewear corners. 389 pp. The bestselling biography of Donald Trump, elected president of the United States in 2016. This most famous American businessman had played the role of provocateur so often that pundits, reporters, and voters struggled to believe that he was a serious contender. Trump stirred so much controversy that his candidacy puzzled anyone who applied ordinary political logic to the race. But Trump has rarely been ordinary in his pursuit of success, and his trademark showmanship is based on a logic that begins with his firm belief that he is a singular and superior human being. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4212  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Theodor Herzl: Artist and Politician.
Stewart, Desmond.
Quartet Books London 1981 
  Paperback small octavo, very good condition, maps, genealogy chart, spine faintly creased, minor edgewear & rubbing, bookplate. 395 pp. A biography of the "father" of modern Israel. Although he was indifferent to religion for most of his life, he was inspired by the Jewish people in Europe, from 1895, to devote himself to the Zionist movement. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17293  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Visions of Cody [with] The Visions of the Great Rememberer.
Kerouac, Jack; Ginsberg, Allen.
ISBN: 0140179070
Penguin Books New York 1993 
  Paperback, very good plus condition. 430 pp. An experimental novel, written in 1951 - 1952, which remained unpublished for years. Kerouac's fascinating examination of his own New York life as part of the Beat generation in the late 1940s (captured in a different form in his famous "On the Road"). A series of colourful stream-of-consciousness essays and transcribed taped conversations. Reveals an intimate portrait of people caught up in destructive relationships with drugs, and one another. Always fixated by Neal Cassady - the Cody of the title, renamed for the book along with Allen Ginsberg and William Burroughs - Kerouac also explores the feelings he had for a man who would inspire much of his work. This edition also contains an interpretative essay by Allen Ginsberg. 
Price: $14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3999  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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