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Australia's Northern Neighbours: Independent or Dependent?
Wolfers, Edward P. Editor,
ISBN: 0170051153
Nelson In Association with the Australian Institute of International Affairs, West Melbourne, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. First Edition. acknowledgements, list of abbreviations, list of equivalence, introduction by editor, two appendices and six appendix tables and notes. Light blue coloured boards with pale blue coloured initials to the lower right hand corner of the front panel and white coloured titles to the back strip. Plain text dustwrapper with red and dark red coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Papers delivered at the fifth National conference of the Australian Institute of International Affairs. Looking at Australia and her interactions with her northern neighbours. Softening and rubbing of the back strip edges and rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges. A few marks to the book panels with light browning and scattered foxing of the text block edges. Age toning to the pages and a previous owner has made notes and underlined some of the text in a lead pencil. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and back strip corners. Creasing of the dustwrapper edges which the top edge shows some small tears with rubbing of the dustwrapper panels. Sunning of the back strip. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 276, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Foreign Policy; Australia; ISBN: 0170051153. ISBN/EAN: 9780170051156. Inventory No: 0122164. Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0122164  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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In Fear of China
Clark, Gregory,
Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1967. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Introduction by author, Australian PostScript and index with list of maps. The text is illustrated with four maps within the text and has map illustrated endpages showing China and her neighbours. Red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Black and white coloured photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. In this book the author "... seeks to establish that Australia's official attitude to China is based on fear; it investigates the reason for Canberra's fear, and it asks whether this fear is psychologically or ideologically induced, or whether it has a rational basis." from front fold over panel blurb. With rubbing of the book corners. Uniform light tanning of the text block edges and age toning of the pages. A few handling marks to the front end page which also shows previous owners name to the top edge of the same page. A little creasing of the dustwrapper edges with quite marked sunning of the panels. Handling marks to the panels and there is a small pink mark to the top edge of the rear panel of the verso of the dustwrapper a little bleeding of the book colour. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [7], VIII - IX, [5], 2 - 219, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Foreign Policy; China; History. Inventory No: 0124574. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0124574  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Last Domino: Aspects of Australia's Foreign Relations
Booker, Malcolm,
ISBN: 0002114496
Collins, Sydney . London, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. preface and introduction by author, appendix, book list, references and index. Gray coloured endpapers. Red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "This is a thoughtful, provocative, even frightening book about Australia's place in the world today. Malcolm Booker, a senior career diplomat with a distinguished background of thirty-five years' experience in his country's foreign service, presents an incisive and lucid review of Australian foreign policy from the early days of World War II to the present." -- from front fold over panel blurb. Softening of the back strip edges with rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges. Age toning to the text block edges and dust marks to the top textblock edge. Offset tanning to the endpapers and previous owner's name to the top edge of the free front endpaper. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges with chipping of the dustwrapper corners and top back strip edge. Some sunning to the back strip with rubbing of the panels. There is a 2.5 " tear to the top right hand corner of the rear panel, with associated creasing. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 254, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Foreign Policy; Australia; ISBN: 0002114496. ISBN/EAN: 9780002114493. Inventory No: 0121778. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0121778  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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