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A GERMAN IDENTITY 1770 - 1990
James, Harold
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1989 1st Edition
 Hardcover 240 x 160mm; xii, 240 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17485  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A SMILE FOR MY PARENTS By the Daughter of Dame Pattie and Sir Robert Menzies
Henderson, Heather
ISBN: 1743315708
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest 2013 1st Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations in colour and black & white, signed by the author and with a letter from Josh Frydenberg, who launched the book, gifting the book to a former Federal Politician. Postage will be reduced for this book. ; 220 x 140mm; xii, 227 pages; Signed by Author Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22659  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A TIME FOR BUILDING Australian Administration in Papua and New Guinea 1951-1963
Hasluck, Paul
ISBN: 0522840914
Melbourne University Press  1976 
 Hard Cover xi, 452pp; illustrations; 240 x 155mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11967  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ABORIGINES, LAND AND LAND RIGHTS
Peterson, Nicolas. and Langton, Marcia (editor).
ISBN: 0855751436
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies Canberra 1983 1st Edition
 Paperback With illustrations and maps, a fine copy ; 245 x 170mm; viii, 468 pages Fine
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21057  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN From Skeptic to Prophet
Temple, Wayne C.
ISBN: 1878044362
Mayhaven Publishing Mahomet, IL 1995 1st Edition; 1st Printing
 Hardcover With illustrations, index, extensive notes, sources, bibliographical information. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. "Abraham Lincoln: From Skeptic to Prophet' is the best book ever written about Abraham Lincoln's religious views. . It also offers a fair-minded and judicious interpretation, showing that Lincoln was never technically a Christian but proving beyond question that he was one of the most deeply religious men ever to occupy the White House", David Herbert Donald, Charles Warren Professor of American History Emeritus, Harvard University. ; 235 x 160mm; xviii, 446 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21459  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AGAINST THE TIDE
Santamaria
Oxford University Press Melbourne 1981 1st Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations, signed on front endpaper by the author. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 225 x 140mm; xvi, 382 pages; Signed by Author Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17764  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ALFRED DEAKIN A Biography
La Nauze
ISBN: 0522856888
Miegunyah Press Melbourne 2009 First thus.
 Hardcover With 30 b/w photographic illustrations, 2 text illustrations, illustrated endpapers, appendices, notes, bibliography, index, with a school stamp on the preliminary page otherwise a fine copy in fine dustjacket and fine slipcase. ; 240 x 160mm; xx, 732 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23014  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ALIEN POWERS The Pure Theory of Ideology
Minogue, Kenneth
ISBN: 0297784269
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1985 1st Edition
 Hardcover The first half of the book has blue highlighter on every page highlighting several lines of text, otherwise this is a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 240 x 160mm; viii, 255 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18378  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ART UNDER SOCIALIST REALISM Soviet Painting 1930-1950
Prokhorov, Gleb
ISBN: 9768097833
Craftsman Press Australia 1995 1st Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations in colour and black & white, faint sun fading to spine of dustjacket otherwise a fine copy in fine dustjacket,. ; 250 x 210mm; 128 pages Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22637  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA VOTES The 1958 Federal Election
Rawson, D. W.
Melbourne University Press Melbourne 1961 1st Edition
 Paperback The Australian National University Social Science Monograph #20. Spine and part of front cover sunfaded, previous owners name on front endpaper otherwise a very good copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment. ; 215 x 140mm; viii, 259 pages Very Good+
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22168  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA VOTES The 1958 Federal Election
Rawson, D. W.
Melbourne University Press Melbourne 1961 1st Edition
 Paperback The Australian National University Social Science Monograph #20. Spine and part of front cover sunfaded, previous owners name on front endpaper otherwise a very good copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment. ; 215 x 140mm; viii, 259 pages Very Good+
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22168  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN FOREIGN MINISTER the Diaries of R. G. Casey 1951-60
Millar, T. B.
ISBN: 0002110016
Collins London 1972 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 352pp; illustrations, remains of book plate to front endpaper.; 235 x 150mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11655  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN LEFT REVIEW February - March 1967 Two Years of Escalation Issues in Labor Conflict. Socialism : The New Base. Aborigines Struggle : a New Stage
Dixon, R. (ed)
 Sydney 1967 
  64pp; illustrations, stiff card wrappers, 4cm split along spine, otherwise very good. Will be posted as a large letter. ; 210 x 135mm Very Good
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7547  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN POLITICS: REALITIES IN CONFLICT
Emy, Hugh V. & Hughes, Owen E.
MacMillan NSW 1988 1st Edition
 Paper Back vii, 554pp; ; 235 x 155mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11577  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BEYOND VIETNAM Australia's Regional Responsibility
Whitlam, E. G.
Wilson Service Press Croydon 1968 
 Soft Cover 50 pages, Victorian Fabian Society Pamphlet 17. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 175 x 115mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13119  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BOLTE FROM BAMGANIE
Muir, Barry
Hill of Content Melb 1973 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xvi, 214pp; illustrations, dustwrapper a tad chipped, faded along spine. ; 240 x 150mm Very Good in Good dust jacket
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9196  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHARLES JARDINE DON Australian Labour's First Parliamentarian, the People's Man
Shiel, Des
ISBN: 1875486119
Garravembi Press Melbourne 1996 1st Edition
 Hardcover Edition limited to 525 numbered and signed copies, this being copy number 74. With 14 line illustrations printed in two colours, 18 half-tone plates with 45 illustrations, Includes appendices, chapter notes, select bibliography, list of illustrations, plus index. A fine copy. Charles Jardine Don lies in a neglected, crumbling grave in the Melbourne General Cemetary. Yet when he died prematurely in 1866, thousands lined Melbourne's streets in tribute. For this Scottish stonemason was the pioneer labour figure of Australian parliaments. ; 305 x 200mm; 256 pages Fine
Price: $70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22808  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHEN VILLAGE UNDER MAO AND DENG, Expanded and Updated Edition
Chan, Anita and Madsen, Richard and Unger, Jonathan
ISBN: 0520081099
University of California Press Berkeley 1992 Reprint
 Paperback With illustrations, a very good copy. ; 210 x 135mm; viii, 345 pages Near Fine
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17475  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHINA, COMMUNISM AND COCA-COLA.
Cameron, Clyde
ISBN: 0855721170
Hill of Content Melbourne 1980 1st Edition
 Hardcover A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 220 x 140mm; [vi], 330 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18868  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CHURCHILL AND AUSTRALIA
Freudenberg, Graham
ISBN: 9781405039444
MacMillan Sydney 2009 Reprint
 Paperback With photographic illustrations, a very good copy. ; 235 x 155mm; viii, 613 pages Near Fine
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23058  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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DARK VICTORY
Marr, David and Wilkinson Marian
ISBN: 1865089397
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest 2003 First Edition
 Paperback With a map, previous owners name on first page, a near fine copy. Dark Victory is the secret history of John Howard's campaign against boat people that began with the Tampa and ended ten extraordinary weeks later - after deaths and disappearances, violent confrontations in the Indian Ocean and international uproar - with the Australian people giving the Prime Minister his third, most daring election victory. ; 230 x 155mm; x, 350 pages Near Fine
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21587  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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DEMOCRACY IN MEXICO
Casanova, Pablo Gonzalez
Oxford University Press London 1972 
 Paper Back 244pp; previous owner's name to title page. ; 200 x 130mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12395  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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DEMOCRATIC VALUES and Practice of Citizenship, Selections from the Addresses of Vinoba Bhave 1951-1960
Bhave, Vinoba
Sarva Seva Sangh Prakashan Kashi 1962 1st English Edition
 Stiff Card Wrapper xvii, 237 pages, thin paper dust jacket is badly torn but all there.; 180 x 120mm Very Good in Fair dust jacket
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9388  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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DETAINEE 002 The Case of David Hicks
Sales, Leigh
ISBN: 0522854001
Melbourne University Press  2007 1st Edition
 Paperback A fine copy. ; 230 x 150mm; xii, 322 pages Near Fine
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18021  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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DISASTROUS TWILIGHT A Personal Record of the Partition of India
Hamid, Major-General Shahid
Leo Cooper London 1986 1st Edition
 Hardcover With many illustrations, endpaper maps, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. The Partition of India in 1947 probably created more problems than it solved. General Hamid's book is of particular value in view of the unique vantage point from which it was written. In 1946 he was appointed Personal Secretary to Field-Marshal Sir Claude Auchinleck, then Commander-in-Chief, India. ; 240 x 160mm; xx, 364 pages Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22945  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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EARLE PAGE PRIME MINISTER OF AUSTRALIA 1939
no author
ISBN: 1863952748
Black Inc Melb 2001 
 Paper Back 508pp; ; 230 x 150mm Near Fine
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10160  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ENGLANDS FIGHT WITH THE PAPACY A Political History
Walsh, Walter
James Nesbit & Co London 1912 1st Edition
 Hard Cover xix, 494 pages, index, frontispiece portrait of the author, top edge gilt, other edges rough cut, original blue cloth boards, title in gilt on spine.; 230 X 150mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9821  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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EVERYBODY'S POLITICAL WHAT'S WHAT?
Shaw, Bernard
Constable and Company London 1944 1st Edition
 Hard Cover viii, 380pp; frontis, previous owner's name to front endpaper.; 205 x 135mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13006  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FABIAN ESSAYS IN SOCIALISM By G. Bernard Shaw, Sydney Olivier, Sidney Webb, Annie Besant, William Clarke, Graham Wallas and Hubert Bland
Shaw, G. Bernard (edited by)
Walter Scott. London  
 Hardcover 1889, viii, 233 pages, bound in dark green cloth that is flecked by silverfish, original printed wrapper bound in, good condition. Very Good
Price: $55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13818  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FLIGHT 642 : JAKARTA TO DILI
Nicholls, Jane
ISBN: 0957780001
Bruce Sims Vic 1999 
 Paper Back 211pp; ; 195 x 125mm Very Good
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8366  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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