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Balibo
Jolliffe, Jill,
ISBN: 192137277X
Scribe Publications Pty Ltd., Melbourne, 2009. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. 500 g.; (4), V-XV, (1), 396, (4) pages, acknowledgements, key characters, glossary, notes, and index. Between pages 192 and 193 are 16 pages of black and white photography -- both from the film Balibo and from 1975. Colour photographic front cover with red titles to the front panel and black titles to the backstrip. Creasing to the book corners and light age toning of the text block edges and internal text. "In this updated edition of the book that was originally published as Cover-up, and on which the film Balibo is based, Jill Jolliffe reveals previously hidden details of one of the most shameful episodes in Australia's history. In doing so, she brings to light new material about Roger East, and the details of 2007 Glebe inquest into the death of Brian Peters." -- From the rear panel blurb. First edition of the work in this format. Size: Quarto 9" - 12" tall. 416 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Australia & Oceania; Australia & New Zealand; Timor Leste; Politics & Government. ISBN: 192137277X. ISBN/EAN: 9781921372773. Inventory No: 0264061. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0264061  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Temper Democratic: How Exceptional is Australia?
McQueen, Humphrey editor,
ISBN: 1862544662
Wakefield Press, Adelaide, 1998. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Includes bibliographical references (p. [228]-254) and index. McQueen is passionate in his defence popular sovereignty against the twin lies that globalisation is irresistible and that an invisible hand is making us freer, wealthier and wiser stop this book reminds us why the action of a working people is reinvigorating social democracy, and why it can preserve civilisation from the barbarism of market forces. Size: Trade Paperback. 272 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Australia & Oceania; Australia; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 1862544662. ISBN/EAN: 9781862544666. Inventory No: 0264364. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0264364  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Voyage of Their Life; The Story of the SS Derna and Its Passengers
Armstrong, Diane,
ISBN: 0732275075
HarperCollinspublishers, Sydney, 2005. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. In August 1948, 545 passengers boarded an overcrowded, clapped-out vessel leaving Marseilles and heading to an uncertain future in Australia. This three-month voyage gives us the stories of these hopeful passengers - both what they left behind and how the future unfolded for them. Previous owner's name at the bottom of the 1st page, there is no other damage to detail. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 624 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Australia & Oceania; Australia & New Zealand; ISBN: 0732275075. ISBN/EAN: 9780732275075. Inventory No: 0263701. Very Good Condition
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0263701  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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